Rarely has Brooks Laich been healthy scratched as he was against Columbus. He talks being benched by Barry Trotz and his declining play.
Alex Ovechkin added to his NHL-leading total with two goals Tuesday night, leading the charge in a 5-3 victory over the Blue Jackets, Columbus’ seventh loss in a row.
For Curtis Glencross — traded from from Calgary to Washington — the long trip to D.C. doesn’t come without plenty of real-life complications.
Alex Ovechkin’s offensive performance against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Sunday night was impressive.
The Calgary Flames have traded Curtis Glencross to the Washington Capitals.
The Washington Capitals have acquired Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Tim Gleason in exchange for defenseman Jack Hillen and a fourth round pick, the team announced Saturday.
Anton Khudobin stopped 28 shots to earn his first shutout of the season in the Hurricanes’ 3-0 win over the Washington Capitals on Friday night.
After losing their first three matchups with the Washington Capitals this season, the Pittsburgh Penguins regained some balance against their division rival.
It’s Rivalry Night, so of course a heated match between the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins is expected.
The Capitals, on short rest, received an unexpected early-morning fire alarm wake-up call; Barry Trotz jokingly blamed Philly fans.