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Christian Djoos to Make Capitals Debut

Christian Djoos to Make Capitals Debut

October 11th, 2017 As they push for success to kick off the month of October, the Washington Capitals will square off against the Pittsburgh Penguins Wednesday, with their ongoing rivalry and memories of Game 7 still fresh in mind. "Just hatred," Barry Trotz jokingly said when asked what the Capitals face heading...
Penalty Kill Huge in Capitals Strong Start

Penalty Kill Huge in Capitals Strong Start

October 9th, 2017 Though there was some concern that losing big-name players and filling their voids with prospects would not translate to the dominance that the Washington Capitals have had over the league these last few years, the team quieted its critics this past week. In just two games, Washington has scored...

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For Capitals' Bowey, Consistency Is Key to Roster Spot

As the Washington Capitals get closer to the regular season, there are still a few prospects remaining on the roster who are looking to lock down a spot. On the blue line, there are still four defensemen vying for two open vacancies, and one of them is Madison Bowey. Over the years, the... October 1st, 2017

Despite Lopsided Preseason, Capitals Not Panicking

Though the regular season is still days away, the Washington Capitals aren't starting the year off as expected. With a 1-4-0 record in the preseason so far, capped off by a disappointing 4-1 loss to the New Jersey Devils on Wednesday, the team understands that while it is still early, they need... September 29th, 2017

Smith-Pelly Ready to Move Forward with Capitals

Though it seemed that Devante Smith-Pelly was ready to put up impressive totals and be a vital part of the New Jersey Devils heading into 2016-17, the year did not go as expected. Despite a strong camp, and racking up eight goals and 13 points in 18 games following a trade to the Devils the... September 28th, 2017

Despite Doubts, Tyler Graovac Closing in on Capitals Lineup

It was days before the expansion draft that the Washington Capitals made a trade for Tyler Graovac, a fourth-line center from the Minnesota Wild. The move was seen as one that would help Washington protect two of three forwards in Tom Wilson, Lars Eller and Jay Beagle. However, for Graovac, the... September 27th, 2017

Capitals Make More Cuts, Chiasson & Walker Shine

A 4-1 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes was not the result that the Washington Capitals wanted to see Saturday, but they got a standout performance from a number of players. The Washington lineup Saturday featured a number of prospects, including Jonas Siegenthaler and Jakub Vrana, but the two... September 24th, 2017

Capitals' Graovac Stands Tall in Lackluster Loss

The Washington Capitals were faced with a dilemma heading into the expansion draft. In order to protect their three forwards, Jay Beagle, Lars Eller and Tom Wilson, they had to add another forward. In addition, they wanted to add more organizational depth down the middle. In the end, general... September 23rd, 2017