DC Sports Bog: George McPhee


Posted at 10:20 AM ET, 03/06/2014

A short history of George McPhee being happy at the trade deadline

Every year, the Caps GM is happy at the trade deadline. Which makes sense. But this is just chum for angry fans.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:20 AM ET, 03/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, George McPhee

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 05/03/2013

SI on Alex Ovechkin's relationship with Maria Kirilenko

Caps wingertells Sports Illustrated that his relationship with the tennis star means 'no more crazy stuff.'

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:00 PM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, George McPhee, Maria Kirilenko, Sports Illustrated

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 04/24/2013

MC Hammer, Alex Len, George McPhee fist pumps at Caps game

Because a mere division title wasn't exciting enough, Tuesday night's tilt also featured an '80s rapper, a Maryland big man and a fist-pumping GM.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:16 AM ET, 04/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Len, Caps, George McPhee, MC Hammer

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 04/08/2013

Morning Pixels: McPhee says Caps are 'in here to win'

Caps GM tells LaVar Arrington that 'management will do whatever it takes to win' in D.C.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:14 AM ET, 04/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, George McPhee, Morning pixels

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 12:40 PM ET, 01/16/2013

George McPhee says Caps got 'fair and reasonable' schedule

Caps general manager says his team aggressively cooperates with the NHL on scheduling, and was treated fairly as a result.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:40 PM ET, 01/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, DC101, George McPhee

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 10:41 AM ET, 05/15/2012

Morning pixels: Do the Caps need to be entertaining?

Should the Caps consider entertainment value in hiring their next coach? At least one expert says yes.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:41 AM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Bob McKenzie, Dale Hunter, George McPhee, JaVale McGee

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 05/14/2012

Morning pixels: That was a bad weekend

The whole optimistic ‘D.C. Spring’ thing hit a speed bump over the weekend. And then the speed bump hit back.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:46 AM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Henry Rodriguez, Bryce Harper, Joey Votto, Nick Young, George McPhee

Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 03/01/2012

George McPhee on Alex Ovechkin’s weight

Caps GM says his superstar has dropped 18 pounds from his maximum weight.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:34 PM ET, 03/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  George McPhee, Dale Hunter, Alex Ovechkin