After seeking vengeance for Jack Hillen in the Caps’ 5-4 shootout win over the Flames Thursday night, 19-year-old Caps’ winger Tom Wilson asserted himself as Washington’s next great enforcer; a reputation he’s developing throughout the NHL.
Alex Ovechkin scored two goals and the Washington Capitals rallied from an early three-goal deficit to beat the Calgary Flames 5-4 on Thursday night.
Former Caps head coach Bruce Boudreau, now with Anaheim, was involved in a near physical altercation with Colorado head coach Patrick Roy as time expired in a game in between the Ducks and Avalanche in Denver last night. Watch that video here.
The Chicago Blackhawks scored three goals in the third period to kick off their title defense with a 6-4 victory over Mikhail Grabovski and the Washington Capitals on Tuesday night.
The Washington Capitals begin their quest to win the first Stanley Cup of their 39 seasons against the defending champion Chicago Blackhawks with plenty of room for growth.
The Washington Capitals have traded center Mathieu Perreault to the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for minor leaguer John Mitchell and a fourth-round pick in next year’s draft.
Andrew Shaw knocked in a rebound at 1:47 of overtime to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 4-3 victory over the Washington Capitals on Saturday night in the teams’ preseason finale.
In their new division, the Caps almost surely won’t be able to remain below .500 until three quarters of the way through the season and still make the playoffs.
Eric Fehr had two goals and Mikhail Grabovski had three assists and the Washington Capitals earned a 4-1 preseason victory over the Nashville Predators on Wednesday.
Fresh off the monumental announcement last week that Washington will host the 2015 NHL Winter Classic, Caps/Wizards owner Ted Leonsis unveiled plans Tuesday to lean more on the Capitals fanbase for further insight into how they’d like to see the hockey organization grow.
The Capitals’ Red Rockers stopped by the studio to tempt the Junkies into Rockin’ The Red in June.