Joel Ward

Joel Ward Scores Overtime Game-Winner for Capitals

Video Highlights: Capitals Beat Sharks 5-4 in Overtime West Coast Barn Burner

The Capitals overtime win over the Sharks wasn’t your typical West Coast roadie. There were fights, trips, referee interference and flashy goal-scoring.


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Ward, Fehr’s Goals Fail To Lift Caps Over CBJ

Ryan Johansen scored twice and Derek MacKenzie, Brandon Dubinsky and Cam Atkinson also had goals to lead the Blue Jackets to a 5-2 victory over the Capitals on Thursday night, ending a two-game winning streak for Washington.


Adam Oates and the Washington Capitals are in serious trouble. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Caps Skid Accelerating Fast

Maybe Capitals coach Adam Oates’ job is even in jeopardy after five straight defeats and nine in the last 11 games.


Brooks Laich (right) of the Washington Capitals celebrates with Mikhail Grabovski after scoring in the first period against the Edmonton Oilers at the Verizon Center on in Washington, D.C.  (Photo credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Four Capitals Veterans Talk About Rookie Hazing within Organization

Four current Caps’ veterans – Joel Ward, Brooks Laich, Troy Brouwer and Karl Alzner – were asked about rookie hazing in hockey. Here are their responses, regarding the “traditions” involving rookies that take place within the Capitals locker room.


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Joel Ward Had to Pick Up $8K Dinner Bill His Rookie Season

Joel Ward of the Capitals talked about the culture of hazing as it relates to hockey, maintaining it’s just small stuff like picking up pucks, and paying for one dinner bill a year, which serves as a team-building thing. And gave an anecdote about the hefty tab he had to pick up his rookie season.


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Caps Fall to Blackhawks in OT

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.


Jason Collins during his tenure with the Boston Celtics. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Martell Webster Applauds Jason Collins Then Rips His Jump Shot

A tweet from Washington Wizards shooting guard Martell Webster to Jason Collins hammers home a point the heads of all major sports in America want to make: the games will go on.


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Sports Junkies: Alzner Doesn’t Blame Ward, High-Stick for Game 5 Loss

Defenseman Karl Alzner joined “The Sports Junkies” Wednesday to preview the crucial Game 6 matchup with the Caps and Rangers and also reflect to the demoralizing overtime loss in Madison Square Garden where Washington squandered a one goal lead with only 6.6 seconds remaining in the third peroid.

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It’s “Do Or Die” Tonight For The Capitals In Game Six

Arlington, VA-Alex Ovechkin called tonight’s game a “do or die” as the Washington Capitals lives are on the line in a must-win game against the New York Rangers at Verizon Center.

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LaVar & Dukes: Should Joel Ward Shoulder All The Blame For The Caps?

Should Joel Ward be held solely responsible for the Washington Capitals’ Game 5 collapse?

106.7 The Fan–05/08/2012