Capitals Insider: Jason Arnott


Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 06/30/2011

Jason Arnott to test NHL free agent market

Jason Arnott is set to become an unrestricted free agent Friday at noon and he will test the market.

By Katie Carrera  |  09:55 AM ET, 06/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:48 AM ET, 05/11/2011

Reviewing the Capitals’ 2010-11 season: Jason Arnott

A player-by-player look at the season that was for the Washington Capitals.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:48 AM ET, 05/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:46 PM ET, 03/03/2011

Jason Arnott's first goal with Capitals clinches a 3-2 victory over Blues

Game-winning goal scorer Jason Arnott appears to be fitting well with second-line staples Brooks Laich and Alexander Semin -- through two games, anyway.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:46 PM ET, 03/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 03/02/2011

Quote of the night from Jason Arnott: 'I can't hold anything back'

Jason Arnott knows that part of the reason the Capitals wanted to trade for him was to add another experienced leader into the dressing room. He's won a Stanley Cup, been an NHL captain, played over 1,000 regular season games, and even though he is the new guy in the...

By Katie Carrera  |  08:32 AM ET, 03/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:32 AM ET, 03/02/2011

Capitals rally for a 2-1 overtime win over Islanders in new players' debuts

Perhaps everyone was paying a little extra attention to the Capitals' newest acquisitions Tuesday night at Verizon Center but it was hard not to notice Jason Arnott, Dennis Wideman and Marco Sturm in their Washington debuts. In Arnott's case, a pass out in front to Brooks Laich in the waning...

By Katie Carrera  |  01:32 AM ET, 03/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 03/01/2011

Line change: Will Jason Arnott bring the same qualities to the Capitals that Sergei Fedorov did?

Capitals fans will likely say that Sergei Fedorov earned his $4 million salary when he scored with 4 minutes 59 seconds remaining in Game 7 of the 2009 Eastern Conference quarterfinals, sending Washington to a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers. But the three-time Stanley Cup winner also brought...

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  01:31 PM ET, 03/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 03/01/2011

Jason Arnott likely to center Alexander Semin, Marco Sturm on Capitals' second line vs. Isles

More to come soon from Jason Arnott and Dennis Wideman, who will both debut for the Capitals tonight against the Islanders along with Marco Sturm. First, though, Coach Bruce Boudreau this morning discussed his contemplation of where to put the new players in the lineup. As has been well documented...

By Katie Carrera  |  11:55 AM ET, 03/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 03/01/2011

Rate the Capitals' trade deadline moves

By 3 p.m. yesterday, the Capitals were an older, more experienced team as General Manager George McPhee traded for center Jason Arnott from New Jersey and defenseman Dennis Wideman from Florida to go along with Saturday's waiver pickup of Marco Sturm. How did McPhee do in his efforts to make...

By Washington Post Sports Editors  |  09:46 AM ET, 03/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:48 PM ET, 02/28/2011

Capitals GM George McPhee: 'I'm really happy with what we've acquired'

General Manager George McPhee said he was pleased with the Capitals' trade-deadline acquisitions of center Jason Arnott from New Jersey and defenseman Dennis Wideman from Florida because they address "specific needs" going into the postseason. "I'm really happy with what we've acquired," McPhee said in a news conference at Kettler...

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  05:48 PM ET, 02/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)