Coming off being scratched for the first 12 of the Capitals’ 14 playoff games in their 2012 playoff run, Jeff Halpern now puts his hometown in the rear-view again. The 11-year veteran and Potomac, Maryland native was told by general manager George McPhee that he will not be re-signed before the start of Free Agency July 1.
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.
Philadelphia, PA-The Caps score 26 seconds in, but get shutout the last 64:34 of the game as the Caps fall 2-1 to the Philadelphia Flyers to end their five game road trip.
Arlington, VA-Nicklas Backstrom is in Sweden as the Caps hope to salvage their five game homestand by hosting the Carolina Hurricanes tomrorow.
Washington, D.C. -The Capitals gave up a hat trick, shorthanded goal and power play goal in one of their worst efforts of the season falling 5-0 to the New Jersey Devils at home.
Raleigh, NC-Caps get “embarrassed” in Carolina losing 5-0 in laying one of their biggest eggs of the season.
Arlington, VA-The Caps held a very optional practice today as they prepare to host the New York Islanders tomorrow and a chance to continue their three game win streak.
Washington, DC-The New York Rangers came in winners of five in a row, but for the second time in eight days the Caps ended an opponent’s five game winning streak beating the Rangers 4-1.
Arlington, VA-Mike Knuble is playing in his 1,000th game as the Capitals prepare to host the Nashville Predators tonight at Verizon Center.
Washington, DC-The Philadelphia Flyers, without stars Claude Giroux and Chris Pronger, took it to the Capitals defeating them 5-1 in a game the Caps were never really in.