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Commissioner Gary Bettman has apparently changed his tune on increasing the league’s footprint
Apparently, the league was not amused by what Krusty the Clown did with it.
One can only hope the ice water was derived from the rink on which the prize was won.
Sure, many MLB players have been in the LLWS, but so have a surprising number of other athletes, as well.
Of the roughly half a billion dollars dispensed by NHL teams to free agents on July 1, the five-year, $27.5 million contract the Capitals offered Brooks Orpik attracted the most skepticism.
Alex Prewitt and Mike DeBonis
Although Nationals Park is considered the front-runner to host the 2015 Winter Classic featuring the Capitals and the Blackhawks, the NHL has to announce a location for the annual New Year’s Day contest.
Ovechkin and several of his Capitals teammates get in on the latest craze to raise money and awareness for ALS.
Several media reports have indicated that the Capitals are the favorite to land the fourth-liner.
Former Capitals coach and current Anaheim Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau stopped by the Gardens Ice House in Laurel to run drills with Craig Laughlin’s students.
Goodell used cold water in a bucket. Bissonnette used glacier water in a helicopter.
After 137 caps, 71 goals and one World Cup title, the Polish-born German player is ready to hang it up for the national team.
FANCY STATS | Neither Evgeni Malkin, Ryan Getzlaf or Pavel Datsyuk project to have a better career than the Capitals’ star winger.
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Coaches triumph over students, 1-0, after 15-9 student lead is wiped from scoreboard.
Capitals star appears to be getting in some conditioning work.
It’s the second hockey game to be played outdoors in California.
Holtby discusses the confidence boost of being named the unequivocal starter for the Capitals, working under renowned goalie coach Mitch Korn and more.
But would general manager Brian MacLellan need to make a corresponding move with limited cap space?
Czech natives Jakub Vrana and Vitek Vanecek will join Canadian Madison Bowey at the early August camp for the 2015 world junior championships.
Tatar led the Red Wings in puck possession among players skating 62 games or more last season.
Capitals defenseman Connor Carrick greeted fans at an open house at Verizon Center, posing for photos and signing autographs as fans shopped for season tickets.
Burakovsky garnering consideration for second-line center role, along with Kuznetsov, Johansson.
Watkins was one of Washington’s 10 “Group 3” free agents this offseason.
The only current Washington player to have been coached by Barry Trotz talks about the organization’s adjustment to the new regime.
Nathan Walker, the first Australian selected in the NHL draft, is one step closer to reaching the NHL after signing a three-year, entry-level deal.
Kolomatis is the second former Hershey player to head to the Finnish league Liiga in the past week.
Deschamps was one of three non-tendered UFAs from Washington this offseason.
Some minor scheduling news to power you through the dead period of summer.
Tennis player Maria Kirilenko says she broke off her engagement with Capitals star Alex Ovechkin but still wishes him continued athletic success.
With more than 1,100 games under Ryan Zimmerman’s big league belt, how does the Nationals star prepare for 162 games in 182 days?
Inside the season with the nation’s top-rated football prospect, Woodbridge’s Da’Shawn Hand.
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