George McPhee

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

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

McPhee: Caps Could Reach Finals In Next 3 Years

George McPhee says he could sense the Washington Capitals were going to get rid of him as general manager, but he thinks the team is set up to reach the Stanley Cup finals “sometime in the next three years.”

04/28/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 02: 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. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Capitals Fire Coach Adam Oates, Release GM George McPhee

The Washington Capitals have fired coach Adam Oates and will not renew the contract of general manager George McPhee after failing to make the NHL playoffs for the first time since 2007.

04/26/2014

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

After missing the playoffs for the first time since 2007, Capitals star Alex Ovechkin says the team is in the "middle of nowhere." (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Ovechkin: Capitals Are In ‘Middle Of Nowhere’

The Washington Capitals have not made any changes immediately after missing the playoffs for the first time since 2007.

04/14/2014

Evgeny Kuznetsov, drafted 26th overall by the Washington Capitals, poses on stage during the 2010 NHL Entry Draft at Staples Center on June 25, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

McPhee: Seeing Evgeny Kuznetsov ‘Like Seeing the Loch Ness Monster’

Caps GM George Mcphee chronicled the nearly 4-year timeline, of his relentless pursuit to sign Evgeny Kuznetsov, which finally concluded in Washington, D.C. on Saturday.

03/08/2014

Dustin Penner #17 of the Washington Capitals is shoved by Luke Schenn #22 of the Philadelphia Flyers at Wells Fargo Center on March 5, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.The Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Washington Capitals 6-4. (Credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Timeline of Capitals Deadline Deals for the Passive Hockey Fan

If you’re someone who considers yourself a passive hockey fan, then trade deadline acquisitions can be hard to follow. Here’s a simpler breakdown (with a timeline) explaining the moves the Caps made, and how it will affect the team moving forward.

03/06/2014

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

McPhee’s Deals Could Determine Caps’ Fate

They didn’t pay dividends in last night’s loss, but Caps general manager George McPhee’s three deals before the NHL trading deadline were pretty sensible.

03/06/2014

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Exclusive: Boudreau Still Appreciative as Ever of Time with Capitals

For the first time since being fired as head coach of the Washington Capitals two years ago, Bruce Boudreau makes his long-anticipated return to the Verizon Center, when the Anaheim Ducks fly into twon on Monday.

12/22/2013

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Caps Re-Sign Karl Alzner to 4-Year Deal/$2.8M per

The Capitals announced Thursday they’ve re-signed defenseman Karl Alzner to a four-year deal, worth $2.8 million per year through the 2016-17 NHL season.

07/10/2013

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