The Washington Capitals have waived veteran defenseman Roman Hamrlik.
The Caps limited the Rangers to fourteen shots on goal, which on a normal night would be good. Today wasn’t normal as the Rangers put three by Braden Holtby, two in the third, to come away with a 3-1 Eastern Conference Semifinals game one win over the Caps.
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.
Arlington, VA-Michal Neuvirth didn’t practice today as rookie Braden Holtby will start game one for the Washington Capitals against the Boston Bruins tomorrow.
Arlington, VA-The Caps could be without Mike Green for the next few games as they prepare for six of their next seven games on the road.
Arlington, VA-Mike Knuble & Roman Hamrlik practiced this morning before the 3pm NHL trade deadline today and all the healthy Caps were accounted for on the ice
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.
Arlington, VA-The Caps held one final practice today as they prepare for the New Jersey Devils on Friday with Michal Neuvirth in goal for his fourth straight start.
Arlington, VA-The Capitals host the Toronto Maple Leafs tonight as they hope to get revenge for their 7-1 defeat in Toronto almost three weeks ago.
Arlington, VA-The Caps held a very optional practice today at KCI following their 4-3 win over the Coyotes last night, but one guy on the ice was Alexander Semin who isn’t for sure in the line up tomorrow.