Capitals Insider: connor carrick


Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 04/17/2014

Capitals season review: Defensemen

A look at the Capitals’ blue-liners.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:16 AM ET, 04/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, connor carrick, Defense, Defensemen, Dmitry Orlov, Jack Hillen, John Carlson, John Erskine, Karl Alzner, Mike Green, Nate Schmidt

Posted at 02:32 PM ET, 04/04/2014

Devils will test Capitals’ patience

New Jersey has the league’s the top-ranked penalty kill

By Katie Carrera  |  02:32 PM ET, 04/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Devils, connor carrick, Lineups, Tyson Strachan

Posted at 07:55 AM ET, 04/04/2014

Rookie Connor Carrick expected back in Capitals’ lineup against Devils

After sitting out seven games as a healthy scratch, rookie defenseman Connor Carrick is expected to draw back into the lineup Friday.

By Katie Carrera  |  07:55 AM ET, 04/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Devils, connor carrick, Defense

Posted at 05:22 PM ET, 03/18/2014

Connor Carrick out, Patrick Wey in for Capitals against Ducks

Notes from the morning skate at Honda Center.

By Katie Carrera  |  05:22 PM ET, 03/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Ducks, connor carrick, Defense, Lineups, Patrick Wey

Posted at 08:51 AM ET, 03/12/2014

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 2-0 loss to the Penguins

Washington’s futility against Pittsburgh continues and here are the reasons why.

By Katie Carrera  |  08:51 AM ET, 03/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Pens, connor carrick, Five thoughts, Jaroslav Halak, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 02/07/2014

Which Capitals can play in the AHL during the Olympic break?

Here’s an explainer on which Capitals can and can’t play in the AHL during the NHL’s two-week Olympic break.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:59 PM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AHL, Casey Wellman, connor carrick, Dmitry Orlov, Hershey Bears, Jack Hillen, Julien Brouillette, NHL Olympic Break, Patrick Wey, Roster moves, Sochi 2014

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 02/03/2014

Five thoughts on the Caps’ win over the Red Wings

Notes and observations from Washington’s 6-5 overtime win on Sunday.

By Katie Carrera  |  07:15 AM ET, 02/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Red Wings, connor carrick, Five thoughts, Jason Chimera, Joel Ward, Michal Neuvirth

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 01/16/2014

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 4-3 loss in Pittsburgh

Notes and observations from the Capitals’ loss to the Penguins.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:04 AM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Brooks Laich, Caps-Pens, connor carrick, Dmitry Orlov, Five thoughts, Jason Chimera, John Erskine, Marcus Johansson

Posted at 01:39 PM ET, 01/09/2014

Philipp Grubauer to start, Martin Erat a healthy scratch against Lightning

News and notes from the morning skate in Tampa.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:39 PM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aaron Volpatti, Caps-Lightning, connor carrick, Lineups, Martin Erat, Philipp Grubauer

Posted at 01:43 PM ET, 01/08/2014

Capitals recall Connor Carrick

The rookie rejoins Washington after honing his game in Hershey and at the World Junior Championships.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:43 PM ET, 01/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  connor carrick, Defense, Hershey Bears, Roster moves

Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 10/11/2013

John Erskine injured, Nate Schmidt recalled; Connor Carrick, Michael Latta sent to Hershey

Nate Schmidt is expected to make his NHL debut Saturday against the Avalanche.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:22 PM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  connor carrick, Hershey Bears, Injuries, John Erskine, Michael Latta, Nate Schmidt, Roster moves

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 10/04/2013

Five thoughts on the Capitals' win over the Flames

Notes on the Capitals’ win over the Flames.

By Katie Carrera  |  07:01 AM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Braden Holtby, Caps-Flames, connor carrick, Five thoughts, Michal Neuvirth

Posted at 07:27 AM ET, 10/03/2013

Connor Carrick eager for second game after tough debut

Connor Carrick didn't have the NHL debut he envisioned in front of his family in Chicago.

By Katie Carrera  |  07:27 AM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, connor carrick

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 10/02/2013

Five thoughts on the Capitals loss to the Blackhawks

Notes on the Capitals’ season opening loss to Chicago.

By Katie Carrera  |  07:02 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, connor carrick, Five thoughts, Karl Alzner, Mikhail Grabovski, Nicklas Backstrom

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 10/01/2013

Tom Wilson, Connor Carrick and Michael Latta will all face Blackhawks

Projected lineups for tonight's season opener and other notes from the morning skate.

By Katie Carrera  |  03:00 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013-14 Season opener, Adam Oates, Chicago Blackhawks, connor carrick, Eric Fehr, Martin Erat, Michael Latta, Tom Wilson

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 10/01/2013

Is so much youth on the Caps' roster a bad thing?

Having so much youth and inexperience could hamper chances at taking the next step in the playoffs.

By Neil Greenberg  |  11:42 AM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  connor carrick, Statistical analysis, Tom Wilson

Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 09/30/2013

Three rookies beat the odds to make Capitals' roster

Connor Carrick, Tom Wilson and Michael Latta exceeded expectations in training camp to make the Caps' roster.

By Katie Carrera  |  04:24 PM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  connor carrick, Michael Latta, Tom Wilson

Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 09/29/2013

Washington Capitals trim roster to 24 players

A series of moves Sunday leaves the Capitals with just one more cut to make before 5 p.m. Monday.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:44 PM ET, 09/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  connor carrick, Dmitry Orlov, Joel Rechlicz, Michael Latta, Preseason, Roster moves, Tom Wilson

Posted at 12:05 AM ET, 09/24/2013

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ preseason loss in Boston

Mikhail Grabovski makes his preseason debut, Connor Carrick scores and penalty minutes pile up.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:05 AM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aaron Volpatti, Brooks Laich, connor carrick, Five thoughts, Mikhail Grabovski, NHL rules, Preseason, Training Camp

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 09/23/2013

Grabovski ready to make Capitals debut, Carrick signs pro deal

Capitals’ biggest free agent set to make his debut in Washington’s preseason game in Boston.

By Chelsea Janes  |  01:38 PM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, capitals, connor carrick, Mikhail Grabovski, Training Camp, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 09/22/2013

Connor Carrick sticking around, standing out

The young defenseman is still in camp, and has forced the Capitals’ to consider turning him pro, rather than sending him back to juniors.

By Chelsea Janes  |  02:46 PM ET, 09/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  capitals, connor carrick, Training Camp

Posted at 11:53 PM ET, 09/20/2013

Five thoughts on the Capitals 5-4 shootout loss to the Blackhawks

Five thoughts on another preseason shootout loss, this one by a 5-4 count to Chicago at Verizon Center.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:53 PM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, connor carrick, Eric Fehr, Five thoughts, Tom Wilson

Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 09/10/2013

Five thoughts on the Capitals rookie game

Caps prospects wrapped up rookie camp Monday with a 1-0 loss to the Flyers at Kettler Capitals Iceplex.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:55 AM ET, 09/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andre Burakovsky, Chandler Stephenson, connor carrick, Rookie camp, Tom Wilson

Posted at 08:36 AM ET, 09/06/2013

Adam Oates: Prospect Connor Carrick has ‘definitely upgraded’

Connor Carrick has made significant progress in his development since the Capitals drafted him in the fifth round of the 2012 draft and it hasn't gone unnoticed.

By Katie Carrera  |  08:36 AM ET, 09/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  connor carrick, Rookie camp

Posted at 10:36 AM ET, 07/11/2013

Caps prospects take different approaches to balancing hockey and college

Several Capitals prospects have made college a stop on their roads to the NHL, though they're each taking their own approach.

By Chelsea Janes  |  10:36 AM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  connor carrick, Development camp, garrett haar, Nate Schmidt, Patrick Wey, Riley Barber