Capitals Insider: Mike Ribeiro


Posted at 01:28 PM ET, 11/08/2013

West coast trip brings challenges, old friends

By Chelsea Janes  |  01:28 PM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Mike Ribeiro

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 07/05/2013

NHL Free Agency: Mike Ribeiro to Coyotes, Matt Hendricks to Predators

Mike Ribeiro and Matt Hendricks have both signed with new teams on the first day of NHL free agency.

By Katie Carrera  |  03:34 PM ET, 07/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Free agency, Matt Hendricks, Mike Ribeiro, Unrestricted free agents

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 05/23/2013

Capitals season review: Forwards, Part I

A look at how the players who finished the season on the Capitals' top two lines fared and what the future might hold.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:04 AM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Brooks Laich, Eric Fehr, Marcus Johansson, Martin Erat, Mike Ribeiro, Nicklas Backstrom, offseason, Season breakdown, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 05/21/2013

Breaking down the Capitals' unrestricted free agents

A look at the Capitals' unrestricted free agents.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:47 AM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joey Crabb, Matt Hendricks, Mike Ribeiro, offseason, Season breakdown, Tom Poti, Unrestricted free agents, Wojtek Wolski

Posted at 09:29 AM ET, 05/21/2013

Should the Capitals re-sign Mike Ribeiro?

The Capitals finally found a second-line center in Mike Ribeiro, but the pending UFA's contract demands might not mesh with the team's long-term plans.

By Katie Carrera  |  09:29 AM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Free agency, Mike Ribeiro, offseason, Unrestricted free agents

Posted at 12:06 PM ET, 05/15/2013

Free agents Mike Ribeiro and Matt Hendricks would like to stay in Washington

Both veterans are hoping to take advantage of what could be their final chance to earn a lucrative NHL contract.

By Mark Giannotto  |  12:06 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Matt Hendricks, Mike Ribeiro

Posted at 01:09 AM ET, 05/11/2013

Mike Ribeiro's game-winner propels Capitals to 3-2 series lead

Mike Ribeiro plays his best game of the playoffs and tops it off with his first ever game-winning goal in the playoffs.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:09 AM ET, 05/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 Stanley Cup playoffs, Caps-Rangers Game 5, Eastern Conference quarterfinals, Mike Ribeiro, Playoffs

Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 05/04/2013

Capitals stress patience when facing Rangers' penalty kill

The Rangers' aggressive penalty kill can force even the NHL's most effective power play in the regular season to tweak its strategy slightly.

By Katie Carrera  |  09:17 AM ET, 05/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 Stanley Cup playoffs, Caps-Rangers, Eastern Conference quarterfinals, Mike Green, Mike Ribeiro, Nicklas Backstrom, Playoffs, Power play, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 03:17 PM ET, 04/30/2013

Mike Ribeiro returns to playoffs for first time in five years

Mike Ribeiro doesn't have a history of consistency in the postseason, but as a pending unrestricted free agent this postseason looms large for the veteran center.

By Katie Carrera  |  03:17 PM ET, 04/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 Stanley Cup playoffs, Adam Oates, Caps-Rangers, Eastern Conference quarterfinals, Mike Ribeiro, Playoffs

Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 04/21/2013

Capitals' second line success providing offensive balance

The Capitals' top offensive talents continue to produce, but in the past five games so has the second line.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:40 AM ET, 04/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Habs, Martin Erat, Mike Ribeiro, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 12:30 AM ET, 04/21/2013

Alex Ovechkin closing in on Rocket Richard Trophy

With two goals against the Canadiens, Alex Ovechkin moves closer to another Rocket Richard Trophy as the NHL's leading goal scorer.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:30 AM ET, 04/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Habs, Mike Ribeiro, Rocket Richard Trophy, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 04/20/2013

Martin Erat starting to find his footing with Capitals

Back from injury, Martin Erat is starting to find his way with the Capitals and establish chemistry with his linemates.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:31 PM ET, 04/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Habs, Martin Erat, Mike Ribeiro, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Capitals can't let Brooks Laich's absence slow them down

It's unclear how much time forward will miss with his latest lower-body injury but team knows it can’t dwell on his absence.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:22 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Caps-Panthers, Injuries, Marcus Johansson, Mike Ribeiro, Nicklas Backstrom

Posted at 01:56 PM ET, 04/03/2013

Mike Ribeiro: 'I don't really see myself move or sign today'

Ribeiro doesn't think he'll be traded or sign a contract extension today.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:56 PM ET, 04/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Ribeiro, Trade deadline

Posted at 02:27 PM ET, 03/28/2013

Mike Ribeiro reiterates he would like to stay in Washington

Mike Ribeiro declined an initial offer from the Capitals but reiterated he would like to stay in Washington if the two sides can work out a deal.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:27 PM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Mike Ribeiro, Trade deadline

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 02:15 PM ET, 03/25/2013

Thomas Boswell on why the Capitals should sign Mike Ribeiro to a long-term deal

Thomas Boswell says the center's skill set is to valuable to let get away.

By Missy Rosenberg  |  02:15 PM ET, 03/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Ribeiro

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 03/10/2013

Alex Ovechkin: 'You can't say nothing' to referees

Unsportsmanlike-conduct penalties aren't a new phenomenon for the Capitals this season, but it's definitely something they can avoid.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:37 PM ET, 03/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Matt Hendricks, Mike Ribeiro, penalties

Posted at 11:37 AM ET, 03/04/2013

Five questions for the Caps in the second half

The issues facing the team as the second half of the season approaches.

By Neil Greenberg  |  11:37 AM ET, 03/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Mike Ribeiro, Statistical analysis

Posted at 09:21 PM ET, 03/02/2013

Holtby stays calm, lets the system do its work in shutout

Holtby stays calm, lets the system do its work in shutout

By Katie Carrera  |  09:21 PM ET, 03/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Braden Holtby, Mike Ribeiro, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 01:36 AM ET, 02/13/2013

More on the Capitals' comeback against Florida

Check out some additional quotes and accounts of the goals that made up the Capitals' third-period rally against the Panthers Tuesday night.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:36 AM ET, 02/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Panthers, Eric Fehr, Mike Ribeiro, Nicklas Backstrom, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 10:05 AM ET, 02/04/2013

One-timers: Oates sees positives in Caps' loss to Penguins

Notes and analysis from the Capitals 6-3 loss to Pittsburgh.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:05 AM ET, 02/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Pens, John Carlson, Mike Ribeiro, One timers

Posted at 12:10 AM ET, 02/01/2013

Penalty epidemic costing Capitals

Washington is called for eight minor penalties in the first 34 minutes of the game Thursday night as an alarming lack of discipline continues.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:10 AM ET, 02/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Leafs, Joel Ward, Mike Ribeiro, penalties

Posted at 12:26 AM ET, 01/30/2013

Little mistakes doom Capitals in 3-2 loss to Ottawa

Capitals players lament a lack of attention to "details," such as allowing a momentum swinging-goal late in a period they had dominated, that led to a squandered two-goal lead.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:26 AM ET, 01/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Sens, Matt Hendricks, Mike Ribeiro, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 01:57 PM ET, 01/29/2013

Caps line of Ribeiro, Chimera and Ward look to build on early chemistry

They've only played two games together but Mike Ribeiro, Jason Chimera and Joel Ward already like what they're seeing out of their line.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:57 PM ET, 01/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Sens, Jason Chimera, Joel Ward, Mike Ribeiro

Posted at 12:34 AM ET, 01/23/2013

Mike Ribeiro, Joey Crabb receive unsportsmanlike conduct penalties

The Capitals players vent their frustrations with the referees during and after the 4-2 loss to the Jets.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:34 AM ET, 01/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Jets, Joey Crabb, Mike Ribeiro, referees

Posted at 01:25 AM ET, 01/20/2013

Adam Oates on Caps' 6-3 loss to Lightning: 'We got tired at times'

A lack of game conditioning and penalties helped unravel the Capitals hopes for victory Saturday night.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:25 AM ET, 01/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Lightning, Mike Ribeiro, penalties