DC Sports Bog: Adam Oates


Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 02/07/2014

John Kerry visits with the Caps (photos, video)

The secretary of state came to wish Team USA players good luck on their way to Sochi.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:01 AM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps, John Carlson, Ted Leonsis

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 01/31/2014

Fan taunts Caps Coach Adam Oates in Columbus

If you’re going to pay for the seats, I guess you may as well make it worth it.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:58 AM ET, 01/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps, Fans

Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Adam Oates weighs in on RGIII

I'm looking forward to Mike Shanahan's opinion on Ovi's goal-scoring.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:26 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 01:16 PM ET, 09/18/2013

Ovechkin almost hit by falling glass during Baltimore Hockey Classic (Video)

After the game, Ovechkin called the incident “scary.“

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:16 PM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps

Posted at 09:51 AM ET, 05/17/2013

Adam Oates says he could beat up John Tortorella

I'd take Oates in just about any fight.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:51 AM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps

Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 05/14/2013

Caps satire tells the future; Z-Burger jinxes D.C. teams

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:21 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps

Posted at 12:20 AM ET, 05/14/2013

Caps-Rangers: Faces of Game 7

There probably aren't a lot of great words for a repeated disappointment, so here are some images.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:20 AM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Braden Holtby, Caps

Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 05/13/2013

In Quotes: Caps Game 7 edition

A collection of the best words uttered about Game 7.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:50 PM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps, In Quotes, Karl Alzner, Matt Hendricks

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 05/08/2013

The Caps get interviewed in front of plant life

With no practice, the Caps did their Tuesday media availability outside, which led to amusing scenes of hockey players in front of shrubs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:01 AM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps, Eric Fehr, Media, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 12:04 PM ET, 04/25/2013

Don Cherry says Mike Milbury deserves more credit for Caps turnaround

Hockey Night in Canada commenter points out a huge miscarriage of justice: a yammering media critic hasn't been credited for the Caps winning games.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:04 PM ET, 04/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Don Cherry, Media, Mike Milbury

Posted at 04:29 PM ET, 02/26/2013

Adam Oates praises John Carlson's new haircut

After the Caps blue-liner sheds his locks, his coach says 'it's nice to have a little bit cleaner a LITTLE bit cleaner -- look.'

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:29 PM ET, 02/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps, John Carlson

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 02/08/2013

Leonsis calls loss to Penguins 'unacceptable'

Capitals owner says ‘the fans are very unhappy, and ownership’s very unhappy’ with the start to this season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:00 AM ET, 02/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps, Ted Leonsis, WMAL

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 01/17/2013

McPhee says Ovechkin's lifestyle will change

GM of the Caps says an engaged Ovechkin is 'not going to be living the way he used to live, and that's ok with us.'

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:42 AM ET, 01/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps, George McPhee

Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 01/14/2013

Morning Pixels: Caps Fan Appreciation Week

Free nachos and ice cream for everyone!

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:38 AM ET, 01/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps, Josh Morgan, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 06/27/2012

When Tony Kornheiser told Adam Oates to get out

One-time Washington Post columnist was not amused by the wrangling when the new Caps coach was a player in D.C.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:09 PM ET, 06/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Adam Oates, Tony Kornheiser, George McPhee

Posted at 04:15 PM ET, 06/26/2012

Adam Oates’s Caps commercial

There’s something about the Caps new coach that makes him the perfect commercial ladies man.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:15 PM ET, 06/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Adam Oates, Olie Kolzig

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 06/26/2012

Adam Oates was a high school punk

Leather jackets, dyed hair, pumping gas: that was your new Caps coach at age 19.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:45 PM ET, 06/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Adam Oates, Rachel Nichols

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 06/26/2012

When Adam Oates was traded to Washington

Now the Caps coach, he once shared space on the front of the Sports section with relics, like, uh, Juwan Howard.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:05 PM ET, 06/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Adam Oates, Peter Angelos, Juwan Howard

Posted at 02:53 PM ET, 06/26/2012

Adam Oates and his steamy NHL commercial

The Caps’ new coach plays a pick up artist in this charming commercial from the early 1990s.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:53 PM ET, 06/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Adam Oates