Fans of the Hershey Bears celebrate their team winning the Calder Cup after defeating the Milwaukee Admirals 5-1 in game six of the AHL Calder Cup Finals on June 15, 2006 at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Capitals Extend AHL Affiliation with Hershey Bears Through 2014-15 Season

The Washington Capitals have reached an agreement with the Hershey Bears, keeping them as their AHL affiliate through the 2014-15 season.

05/13/2014

Dmitri Orlov (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Caps Orlov Breaks Arm At Hockey World Championships

Washington Capitals defenseman Dmitri Orlov sustained a fractured arm during Russia’s 6-1 victory over the United States Monday at the hockey world championships in Minsk, Belarus.

05/13/2014

Head coach Adam Oates of the Washington Capitals watches the game during the second period against the Florida Panthers at the Verizon Center on November 2, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Leonsis: Capitals Needed ‘Fresh Set of Eyes and a Fresh Set of Voices’

Ted Leonsis may have remained relatively mum on the future of his head basketball coach and Wizards general manager, but he was far less reserved about why he felt it was time for change in not renewing Capitals GM George McPhee, and firing coach Adam Oates.

05/01/2014

Capitals vice president and general manager George McPhee (left) and team owner Ted Leonsis (right). (Photo: Patrick McDermott/ SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

EJ Hradek on George McPhee’s Future: ‘I Think It’s Time for a Change’

WASHINGTON (CBSDC) – The Washington Capitals have a decision to make about their future, with specific regard to its involvement with vice president and general manager George McPhee, suddenly working on an expiring contract after 16 seasons with […]

04/15/2014

Former Caps GM George McPhee (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Mike Knuble: Maybe Change Is ‘What it Takes’ for Capitals

As the Caps prepare to watch the playoffs from home for the first time in 7 seasons, the logical question to ask is if the window for them to win a championship with roster’s current core is closing. Ex-cap Mike Knuble provides some color on the subject.

04/11/2014

Memebers of the Washington Capitals look on from the bench during the second period of their 4-0 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins at Verizon Center on November 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Capitals Eliminated from Playoffs for First Time in 7 Seasons

The Washington Capitals were eliminated from the playoffs for the first time in seven seasons on Wednesday night.

04/10/2014

Jaroslav Halak #41 of the Washington Capitals tends net against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on April 4, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Capitals 2-1. (Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Halák’s Agent ‘Bewildered’ Adam Oates Broke Player-Coach Confidentiality

Allan Walsh, the agent to Capitals goalie Jaroslav Halák, issuing a statement in response to coach Adam Oates telling reporters

04/09/2014

Tom Wilson #43 of the Washington Capitals and Lance Bouma #17 of the Calgary Flames fight during the first period at the Verizon Center on October 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tom Wilson on Embracing Enforcer Role with Capitals

Caps forward Tom Wilson discusses how he’s embraced his role as an enforcer, but has more to offer whenever the team needs it from him, in an interview with 106.7 The Fan’s Bill Rohland on Monday.

03/25/2014

Brooks Laich #21 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his first-period, shorthanded goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the game at Consol Energy Center on January 15, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

After Years of Intense Pain, Brooks Laich Says Best Years Still Ahead

Brooks Laich opened up about surgery which will keep him out of the Caps lineup 4-6 weeks, how he’s been playing through severe pain for nearly 30 games this season, and how he believes he still has a lot of hockey left in his career.

03/19/2014

Alex Ovechkin makes his tourney picks. (Credit: @MonumentalNtwrk)

How Alex Ovechkin Makes NCAA Tournament Selections (Video)

Alex Ovechkin filled out an NCAA Tournament bracket for a Monumental Network video, the highlights of which – sports logic free – are noted here (Video).

03/18/2014

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