Washington Capitals


12 Caps Thoughts After Four Preseason Games

September 24, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

The Capitals are just 1-3 through four preseason games. Why are they struggling to score goals?

FILE - In this Tuesday, March 14, 2017, file photo, Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, looks on from the bench during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Minnesota Wild in Washington. To get to their first Eastern Conference final in the past decade, Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals will have to go through the Sidney Crosby and Pittsburgh Penguins, who have quite simply had their number in the playoffs. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)

Ovechkin releases statement about Olympics

September 14, 2017 | WNST Staff

The star expressed frustration about the NHL’s decision to skip the Winter Games.

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Caps Still A Contender Despite Off Season Losses

July 03, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

The 2017-18 Capitals roster has come into focus just three days into NHL free agency.

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Caps Smartly Lock Up T.J. Oshie Long Term

June 25, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

Washington Capitals General Manager Inks T.J. Oshie to an 8 year, $46M deal.

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Caps re-sign T.J. Oshie to eight-year, $46 million deal

June 23, 2017 | WNST Staff

“T.J. is an invaluable member of our team and we felt it was imperative for us to re-sign him in a competitive free agent market.”


Caps defenseman Schmidt selected by Vegas in expansion draft

June 22, 2017 | WNST Staff

Pittsburgh goalie Marc-Andre Fleury was also selected by the new Golden Knights.


Pittsburgh beats Nashville 2-0 for second straight Stanley Cup

June 12, 2017 | WNST Staff

Sidney Crosby is bringing the Stanley Cup back to Pittsburgh for a second consecutive year.

Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) tangles with Nashville Predators' P.K. Subban (76) during the first period in Game 5 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final, Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Pittsburgh crushes Nashville 6-0 to take 3-2 Stanley Cup lead

June 09, 2017 | WNST Staff

The Penguins will have a chance to become the first franchise to win back-to-back Stanley Cups since Detroit in 1998.

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Nashville tops Pittsburgh 4-1 to even Stanley Cup Final at 2-2

June 06, 2017 | WNST Staff

Frederick Gaudreau scored the go-ahead goal 3:45 into the second period and Pekka Rinne made 23 often-spectacular saves.

Nashville Predators defenseman Mattias Ekholm (14), of Sweden, celebrates his goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins with defenseman Roman Josi (59), of Switzerland, during the third period in Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Saturday, June 3, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Nashville routs Pittsburgh 5-1, pull within 2-1 in Stanley Cup Final

June 04, 2017 | WNST Staff

Roman Josi and Frederick Gaudreau scored 42 seconds apart in the second period.