The Capitals have re-signed left winger Jason Chimera to a two-year contract extension, the team announced in a press release Friday, keeping in Washington at $2 million per year through the 2015-16 season.
Dale Hunter won’t be back with the Capitals next season as the players spoke about losing their head coach and where the team will go from here.
Arlington, VA-Jay Beagle didn’t practice today as the Caps prepare to head to New York this afternoon for the deciding game seven tomorrow against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden.
New York, NY-The Capitals evened the series at one thanks to an Alex Ovechkin blast late in the third to lead the Caps to a 3-2 win over the New York Rangers.
Jason Chimera called in to speak with Holden Kushner and Danny Rouhier today, and discussed the vitriolic, vicious Twitter response by some Boston fans to Joel Ward’s game-winning goal, among other things.
The Washington Capitals skated for the final time this morning before tonight’s winner take all contest against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden.
Arlington, VA-The Capitals practiced today one day after knowing they’ll be without their star center Nicklas Backstrom tomorrow in game four due to a game three match penalty and a one-game suspension.
Arlington, VA-The Washington Capitals continued their preparation for the Boston Bruins today and had some good news as Michal Neuvirth practiced today for the first time since being injured April 5th against the Florida Panthers.
Arlington, VA-Semin, Neuvirth, Vokoun all missed practice as George McPhee spoke to the media and gave injury updates and his overall thoughts as the Caps prepare for the Bruins.
Arlington, VA-The Capitals held practice today one day after they clinched a playoff birth for the fifth season in a row, but still not sure if Michal Neuvirth can play when the playoffs start.