Arlington, VA-Hamrlik, Knuble benched as the Capitals host the New York Islanders in another pivotal home game as the Capitals keep their playoff hopes alive.
Arlington, VA-Alex Ovechkin didn’t practice and Roman Hamrlik sounded off on his benching as the Caps prepare for two crucial games this weekend.
The Caps are in ninth place in the Eastern Conference, trailing Toronto by three points (but with two games in hand) and the Panthers by four points in the Southeast. So Washington is on the outside looking in at a playoff berth for the first time since 2007 with the season ending just seven weeks from Saturday.
Arlington, VA-The Caps held a full practice today as Mike Green get’s closer to return, but the big news was Associate Goaltending Coach Olie Kolzig had some comments about Alex Ovechkin.
Arlington, VA-Knuble, Neuvirth & Hunter sound off as the Caps might be getting a key component back sooner than later.
Arlington, VA-Mike Green skated today for the third day in a row as the Capitals practice for a few days at KCI before they head to Montreal tomorrow afternoon.
Laich elaborates on what Mike Green’s injury means to team.
Arlington, VA-The Capitals announced today that defenseman Mike Green will undergo an abdominal surgery and will miss four-to-six weeks.
Washington, DC-The Caps win their fourth in a row beating the Calgary Flames 3-1 as Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom are heating up at the right time.
Arlington, VA-The Capitals practiced today at Kettler Capitals Iceplex following their 4-2 loss to the Buffalo Sabres last night in Buffalo.