Troy Brouwer, Canadian, was in the midst of explaining the root of the Capitals’ even strength woes on Thursday, when 106.7 The Fan host Holden Kushner called attention to his pronunciation of the word “offensive.” Let’s take a tour through Canada, and its varying degrees of accents.
The Capitals will face-off against a tenacious Flyers team Friday evening, led by former Caps player, and a guy who’s 7th all-time in penalty minutes, in first-time head coach Craig Berube, who took over as head coach earlier this month.
Alex Ovechkin will miss the Washington Capitals’ game on Friday with an upper-body injury.
Former Washington Capitals and current Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov surrendered to Denver police on an arrest warrant on charges of kidnapping and third-degree assault in what authorities are calling a domestic violence incident.
One of Brooks Laich’s favorite television shows is called “Trailer Park Boys,” a Canadian mockumentary television series that focuses on the misadventures of a group of trailer park residents living in a fictional town in Nova Scotia.
Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella leaned heavily on his first line during the team’s recent seven-game road trip.
Alex Ovechkin scored his NHL-leading 10th goal and added an assist for the Washington Capitals, who beat the Edmonton Oilers 4-1 on Thursday night for their third straight win.
Martin Erat scored the winner in the sixth round of the shootout and the Washington Capitals escaped with a 5-4 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night.
With Washington off to a 2-5 start, coach Adam Oates made some changes before the Capitals’ game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday night.
Playoffs or regular season, New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist has been absolutely perfect the past three times he has faced Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals.