Capitals Insider: Caps-Isles


Posted at 11:57 AM ET, 04/06/2014

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 4-3 shootout win against the Islanders

Notes and observations from the Capitals’ win on Long Island.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:57 AM ET, 04/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Braden Holtby, Caps-Isles, Evgeny Kuznetsov, Five thoughts, Jason Chimera, Joel Ward

Posted at 10:09 PM ET, 04/05/2014

Mike Green injured in win over Islanders

The defenseman didn’t return to the game after suffering an injury in the first period.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:09 PM ET, 04/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Isles, Injuries, Mike Green

Posted at 09:50 AM ET, 02/05/2014

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ loss to the Islanders

Notes and observations from the Capitals’ loss to the Islanders Tuesday night.

By Katie Carrera  |  09:50 AM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Isles, Dmitry Orlov, Five thoughts, Metropolitan Division, Power play, Tyson Strachan

Posted at 12:07 AM ET, 02/05/2014

Caps continue to struggle in low-scoring games, fall to Islanders

Washington hasn’t won a game this year in which it hasn’t scored three or more goals.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:07 AM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Isles, Karl Alzner

Posted at 05:07 PM ET, 02/04/2014

Open thread: Capitals vs. Islanders

Discuss the game as the Capitals host the Islanders Tuesday night at Verizon Center.

By Katie Carrera  |  05:07 PM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Isles, Lineups, Open Thread

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 02/04/2014

Mike Green will miss third straight game with concussion

News and notes from the morning skate.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:39 AM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Caps-Isles, Concussions, Injuries, Lineups, Mike Green

Posted at 10:03 AM ET, 12/01/2013

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ overtime win against the Islanders

Notes and observations from the win over the Islanders.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:03 AM ET, 12/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aaron Volpatti, Alex Ovechkin, Braden Holtby, Caps-Isles, Dmitry Orlov, Five thoughts, Karl Alzner, Martin Erat

Posted at 12:31 AM ET, 12/01/2013

A look at the Capitals’ comeback against the Islanders

Three minutes and 58 seconds that saw the Caps go from losing to an overtime win Saturday night.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:31 AM ET, 12/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Isles, Nicklas Backstrom

Posted at 05:23 PM ET, 11/30/2013

Open thread: Capitals at Islanders

Discuss the game as the Capitals take on the Islanders Saturday night.

By Katie Carrera  |  05:23 PM ET, 11/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Isles, Lineups, Open Thread

Posted at 01:20 PM ET, 11/30/2013

Dmitry Orlov to make season debut against Islanders, Brooks Laich to miss second straight game

News and notes from the Capitals’ morning skate on Long Island.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:20 PM ET, 11/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Urbom, Brooks Laich, Caps-Isles, Dmitry Orlov, Hershey Bears, Injuries, Martin Erat, Michael Latta

Posted at 05:35 PM ET, 11/05/2013

Open thread: Capitals vs. Islanders

Discuss the game as the Capitals host the New York Islanders Tuesday night.

By Barry Svrluga  |  05:35 PM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Isles, Open Thread

Posted at 01:07 PM ET, 04/05/2013

One-timers: Caps take over first in Southeast; Martin Erat debuts

The Capitals take over first in the Southeast, Martin Erat debuts and more notes from the 2-1 shootout win over the Islanders.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:07 PM ET, 04/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Brooks Laich, Caps-Isles, Martin Erat, Mike Green, One timers

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 04/05/2013

Braden Holtby stellar with 35-save outing against Islanders

Braden Holtby stops 35 shots against the Islanders in his 10th consecutive start. The 23-year-old netminder has started 27 of Washington's 37games this season.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:22 AM ET, 04/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Braden Holtby, Brooks Laich, Caps-Isles, Goalies, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 12:19 AM ET, 04/05/2013

Brooks Laich leaves Capitals' win over Islanders with undisclosed injury

Brooks Laich didn't take a shift in the final 15:26 of the Capitals' 2-1 shootout win over the Islanders because of an undisclosed injury.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:19 AM ET, 04/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Caps-Isles, Injuries

Posted at 06:02 PM ET, 04/04/2013

Open thread: Capitals vs. Islanders

Discuss the game as the Capitals host the Islanders Thursday night.

By Katie Carrera  |  06:02 PM ET, 04/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Isles, Lineups, Open Thread

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 04/04/2013

Martin Erat arrives in Washington, to play on third line vs. Islanders

Martin Erat will start tonight's game on the third line and other notes from the Capitals morning skate.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:54 AM ET, 04/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Isles, Eric Fehr, Jason Chimera, Line combinations, Martin Erat

Posted at 11:57 AM ET, 03/27/2013

One-timers: Capitals can't prevent rough start against Islanders

Notes from the Capitals' 3-2 loss to the Islanders.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:57 AM ET, 03/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Braden Holtby, Caps-Isles, Eric Fehr, John Carlson, Mathieu Perreault, Mike Ribeiro, One timers

Posted at 12:33 AM ET, 03/27/2013

Islanders capitalize on mistakes by Mike Green, Brooks Laich to score game-winner

A look at the costly miscues by Mike Green and Brooks Laich that led to the Islanders' game winning goal.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:33 AM ET, 03/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Brooks Laich, Caps-Isles, Mike Green, Mike Ribeiro

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 03/26/2013

Eric Fehr out with upper-body injury, won't play against Islanders

Notes from the Capitals morning skate ahead of Tuesday's tilt with the Islanders.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:30 AM ET, 03/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Isles, Eric Fehr, Injuries, Line combinations

Posted at 07:26 PM ET, 03/09/2013

John Erskine injured in Capitals' loss to Islanders

The defenseman suffered what appeared to be an injury to his left hand or wrist and played only 1:18 in the 5-2 defeat.

By Katie Carrera  |  07:26 PM ET, 03/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Isles, Injuries, John Erskine

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 03/09/2013

Open thread: Capitals at Islanders

Discuss the game as the Capitals visit the Islanders Saturday afternoon.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:39 PM ET, 03/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Isles, Lineups, Open Thread

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 03/09/2013

Philipp Grubauer to make first NHL start against Islanders

Top goaltending prospect Philipp Grubauer will make his first career NHL start Saturday afternoon at the New York Islanders

By Katie Carrera  |  11:33 AM ET, 03/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Braden Holtby, Caps-Isles, Philipp Grubauer