Washington Capitals

Capitals coach Trotz says NHL trades harder to make than ever before

June 30, 2014 | WNST Staff

Capitals select five players on day two of NHL Entry Draft

June 29, 2014 | WNST Staff

ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals selected goaltender Vitek Vanecek (39th overall), left wing Nathan Walker (89th overall), forward Shane Gersich (134th overall), right wing Steven Spinner (159th overall), and right wing Kevin Elgestal (194th overall) on the second day of the 2014 NHL Draft, held Saturday at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Vanecek, 18, posted two shutouts, a [...]

Capitals select Vrana in first round of NHL Entry Draft

June 28, 2014 | WNST Staff

ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals selected forward Jakub Vrana with the 13th overall selection in the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft on Friday at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Vrana, 18, was ranked fourth overall among European skaters by NHL Central Scouting. The Prague, Czech Republic, native spent the 2013-14 season with Linkoping [...]

Lambert rejoins Trotz as assistant coach for Capitals

June 27, 2014 | WNST Staff

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 27, 2014 ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals have named Lane Lambert assistant coach, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. Lambert, 49, spent the previous three seasons as an assistant coach with the Nashville Predators. Lambert was responsible for the team’s forwards and penalty kill. In his first [...]

Ovechkin: Trotz ‘going to bring some new stuff’

June 24, 2014 | WNST Staff

Capitals announce 2014-2015 regular season schedule

June 22, 2014 | WNST Staff

ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals will host the Chicago Blackhawks in the 2015 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic on Jan. 1 and open the season against the Montreal Canadiens at Verizon Center on Thursday, Oct. 9, the National Hockey League and Washington Capitals announced today. The game will mark the NHL’s seventh Winter Classic and Washington’s [...]

Blackhawks to be Capitals’ opponent in Winter Classic

June 22, 2014 | WNST Staff

Bovada gives Capitals 33/1 odds to win 2015 Stanley Cup

June 16, 2014 | WNST Staff

Courtesy of Bovada, (www.Bovada.lv, Twitter: @BovadaLV) Odds to win the 2015 Stanley Cup Chicago Blackhawks                             7/1 Boston Bruins                                       8/1 Los Angeles Kings                                9/1 Pittsburgh Penguins                              10/1 St. Louis Blues                                      121 Anaheim Ducks                                     14/1 San Jose Sharks                                   14/1 New York Rangers                                 16/1 Colorado Avalanche                              18/1 Minnesota [...]

Can’t argue with Capitals’ decision to stop Baltimore games

June 06, 2014 | Glenn Clark

Kings Will Win The Cup, But It Won’t Be Easy

Kings Will Win The Cup, But It Won’t Be Easy

June 03, 2014 | Ed Frankovic

In a series that was the best I’ve ever seen in my lifetime, the Los Angeles Kings defeated the Chicago Blackhawks in overtime in game seven of the Western Conference Final to move on to face the New York Rangers in the Stanley Cup Final. The Western Conference, in terms of elite teams, is clearly [...]