Washington Capitals

Russia's Alexander Ovechkin (2nd R) reacts after the gold medal match. (Photo credit should read MICHAL CIZEK/AFP/Getty Images)

Alex Ovechkin Vows to Play In 2018 Olympics

With no agreement for NHL players to participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics, Caps star Alex Ovechkin is taking matters into his own hands.


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Capitals, Wizards, Mystics Join Virtual Reality Training Revolution

A generation of professional athletes raised on video games will now be able to train in a simulated 3-D virtual reality.


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Capitals Re-Sign Marcus Johansson to One-Year Deal

The Washington Capitals have re-signed forward Marcus Johansson to a one-year, $3.75 million contract, the team announced late Friday night.


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Capitals Defenseman Brooks Orpik Has Wrist Surgery

Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik underwent wrist surgery Tuesday, according to a statement from the team.



Capitals Give Holtby Validation He Needs with 5-year Extension

For Braden Holtby, signing a five-year extension was as much about validation as it was securing his financial future.



Capitals Sign Braden Holtby to Five-Year Extension

The Capitals have re-signed Braden Holtby to a five-year, $30.5 million contract extension, an average annual value of $6.1 million.



Braden Holtby Seeks $8 Million from Capitals in Arbitration (Report)

Braden Holtby is seeking Hernrik Lundqvist-type money in arbitration. The Capitals aren’t offering anything close.


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Justin Williams Brings Stanley Cup Success to Capitals

The Capitals are looking to new right winger Justin Williams to add some zest and help them change their playoff fortunes.



What the ‘Brouwer Rangers’ Can Teach Us About Being Fans

As Troy Brouwer goes, the Brouwer Rangers go. What these superfans’ last three years can teach us all.


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Barry Trotz Upbeat About Capitals’ Offseason Moves

In his first season as Washington’s coach, Barry Trotz led the Capitals back to the playoffs and guided them within a win of their first conference finals in 17 years.