Matt Hendricks

Matt Hendricks #26 of the Washington Capitals celebrates after scoring a shootout goal against the Montreal Canadiens at the Verizon Center on March 31, 2012 in Washington, DC.  The Capitals won the game 3-2. (Credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Matt Hendricks Emotional About Leaving DC: ‘I’m Really Gonna Miss You Guys’

Former Capital Matt Hendricks was both excited about signing a 4-year deal with the Predators and genuinely emotional about leaving D.C. In an interview with Bill Rohland on 106.7 The Fan, he called Washington his “first home” and the Caps the team that gave him a shot.


Goalie Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers protects the net as Matt Hendricks #26 of the Washington Capitals slides into him in an NHL hockey game at Madison Square Garden on March 24, 2013 in New York City.  (Credit: Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Washington Capitals 2013 Offseason Roster Moves

Change was imminent for the Capitals. After losing both Matt Hendricks and Mike Ribeiro to Free Agency, here’s an updated list of all offseason transactions that will affect Washington’s 2013-14 roster.


Matt Hendricks #26 of the Washington Capitals fights with Chris Thorburn #22 of the Winnipeg Jets at the Verizon Center on January 22, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Matt Hendricks Signs 4-year Deal with Nashville Predators

Matt Hendricks signs a 4-year deal with the Nashville Predators, reportedly valued at $1.85 million per season.


Washington Capitals v Pittsburgh Penguins

Hunter Won’t Be Back As Caps Break Down The 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.

106.7 The Fan–05/14/2012

Washington Capitals v New York Rangers - Game Five

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.

106.7 The Fan–05/09/2012

Washington Capitals v New York Rangers - Game Five

Caps Lose Heartbreaker In Overtime

The Washington Capitals gave up two goals in one minute and forty-two seconds as they fall 3-2 in overtime to the New York Rangers and are on the brink of elimination..

106.7 The Fan–05/08/2012

Boston Bruins v Washington Capitals - Game Six

Caps Prepare For Game Seven

Arlington, VA-Braden Holtby and the Washington Capitals held one final full practice before they fly up to Boston this afternoon for the seventh and deciding game tomorrow against the Bruins at 7:30pm.

106.7 The Fan–04/24/2012

Nicklas Backstrom

Caps Respond To Backstrom Suspension

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.

106.7 The Fan–04/18/2012

Washington Capitals v Boston Bruins - Game Two

Caps Hold Optional Practice Day After Big Win

Arlington, VA-The Washington Capitals held an optional skate today one day after evening up the series at one game a piece after their 2-1 double overtime win over the Boston Bruins.

106.7 The Fan–04/15/2012

Nicklas Backstrom

Backstrom Making Trip To Boston

Arlington, VA-The Capitals come off a 5-1 beat down from the Buffalo Sabres last night and only four players practiced today, but Nicklas Backstrom was one of them and he’s going on the trip to Boston.

106.7 The Fan–03/28/2012