After functioning as the first-line right wing in five of the Capitals’ first eight games, Eric Fehr was a healthy scratch Wednesday against the Red Wings.
After strong stretch at home, Washington heads to Western Canada for three games against the Oilers, Flames and Canucks.
As he prepared for his first season as Capitals coach, Barry Trotz underscored the importance of his defensemen contributing offensively.
Season preview | After a summer marked by widespread organizational change, there’s a sense of renewal as the Capitals prepare for Thursday night's season opener.
With the regular season less than two weeks away, Trotz has been tinkering with his opening-night roster — and one name gives him pause.
Washington, which missed the playoffs last season for the first time in seven years, is certain that its disappointing 2013-14 season was simply an aberration.
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.
Nathan Walker, whose initial interest in hockey derived from the “Mighty Ducks” movies, is one of several players hoping to further their development at the Capitals’ annual prospect camp.
Free agency opens throughout the NHL on Tuesday and the Capitals figure to be active. With nearly $12.7 million in available space, who should they target?
This weekend at the NHL draft, the Capitals enter the first phase of what the team’s management is calling an organizational “refresh.”