It didn’t take long for 19-year-old Capitals rookie Andrew Burakovsky to score a goal in his NHL debut. That came in less than 7 minutes.
Missing the playoffs for the first time in a while jarred the Washington Capitals into fundamental changes.
Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals surprised a 10-year-old fan by the name of Ann, taking her up on a request to go on a ‘sushi’ date with her favorite hockey player.
The Capitals may be without injured defensemen Dmitry Orlov and Tom Wilson until November, Russian Machine Never Breaks reports.
Some of NHL’s biggest names – and fans – came out to Nationals Park Tuesday for the unveiling of the Washington Capitals uniform for the upcoming NHL Winter Classic.
Andre Burakovsky scored in the first period, and Braden Holtby and Pheonix Copley combined for a shutout in the Washington Capitals’ 1-0 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Sunday night in the exhibition opener for both teams.
The 2015 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic between the Capitals and Blackhawks was officially announced to be held at Nationals Park on Wednesday.
An agreement is in place for Nationals Park to host the 2015 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic, the Washington Post reports, citing “multiple individuals with knowledge of the situation.”
Most people may be sad about summer ending, but for hockey fans it means that the season is about to begin.
Missing the playoffs for the first time in seven seasons may have been the “greatest” outcome for the future of the Capitals, Brooks Laich told NHL.com.