Capitals Insider: Nate Schmidt


Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 04/17/2014

Capitals season review: Defensemen

A look at the Capitals’ blue-liners.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:16 AM ET, 04/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, connor carrick, Defense, Defensemen, Dmitry Orlov, Jack Hillen, John Carlson, John Erskine, Karl Alzner, Mike Green, Nate Schmidt

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 01/21/2014

Capitals recall Nate Schmidt, assign Steve Oleksy to Hershey

Washington makes a pair of moves on the blueline.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:31 PM ET, 01/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Defensemen, Hershey Bears, Nate Schmidt, Roster moves, Steve Oleksy

Posted at 11:47 PM ET, 12/07/2013

Nate Schmidt records first NHL goal in Capitals win over Nashville

The rookie defenseman reaches a milestone.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:47 PM ET, 12/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Preds, Karl Alzner, Nate Schmidt

Posted at 02:16 PM ET, 11/19/2013

Wilson, Schmidt grew up watching Ovechkin-Crosby rivalry

The rookies are eager for their first taste of the Capitals-Penguins rivalry and to be a part of a head-to-head Ovechkin-Crosby matchup.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:16 PM ET, 11/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Pens, Nate Schmidt, Sidney Crosby, Tom Wilson

Posted at 03:24 PM ET, 10/22/2013

Nate Schmidt eager to learn from Capitals’ veterans

Nate Schmidt will play in his fifth NHL game tonight in Winnipeg and has made a strong early impression with the Capitals.

By Katie Carrera  |  03:24 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Jets, Mike Green, Nate Schmidt

Posted at 01:46 PM ET, 10/19/2013

Martin Erat eager for opportunity on Capitals’ second line

Martin Erat on the second line and Nate Schmidt skating with Mike Green are two lineup changes worth keeping an eye on as Washington faces Columbus.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:46 PM ET, 10/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Caps-Blue Jackets, Martin Erat, Mike Green, Nate Schmidt, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 07:34 AM ET, 10/15/2013

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 4-2 win over Edmonton

Notes and observations from the Capitals’ win over the Oilers.

By Katie Carrera  |  07:34 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Brooks Laich, Caps-Oilers, Five thoughts, Joel Ward, Nate Schmidt, Steve Oleksy, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 10/12/2013

Nate Schmidt to make NHL debut against Avalanche

Nate Schmidt will become the third defensemen to play his first game with the Capitals this season.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:35 PM ET, 10/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Avs, Defense, Nate Schmidt, Steve Oleksy

Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 10/11/2013

John Erskine injured, Nate Schmidt recalled; Connor Carrick, Michael Latta sent to Hershey

Nate Schmidt is expected to make his NHL debut Saturday against the Avalanche.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:22 PM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  connor carrick, Hershey Bears, Injuries, John Erskine, Michael Latta, Nate Schmidt, Roster moves

Posted at 09:44 AM ET, 09/09/2013

Capitals prospect Nate Schmidt ready for first pro season

The Caps have "high hopes" for prospect Nate Schmidt, General Manager George McPhee says.

By Katie Carrera  |  09:44 AM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hershey Bears, Nate Schmidt, Rookie camp

Posted at 01:46 PM ET, 07/12/2013

Undrafted Nate Schmidt could make a cameo with Caps this season

After being overlooked in the NHL draft, Nate Schmidt is eager to prove he can contribute with the AHL's Hershey Bears next season.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:46 PM ET, 07/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Development camp, Nate Schmidt

Posted at 10:36 AM ET, 07/11/2013

Caps prospects take different approaches to balancing hockey and college

Several Capitals prospects have made college a stop on their roads to the NHL, though they're each taking their own approach.

By Chelsea Janes  |  10:36 AM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  connor carrick, Development camp, garrett haar, Nate Schmidt, Patrick Wey, Riley Barber

Posted at 02:44 PM ET, 07/07/2013

Prospects to watch at Capitals' development camp

Five prospects to watch at Capitals' development camp, which runs Monday-Saturday at Kettler Capitals Iceplex.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:44 PM ET, 07/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andre Burakovsky, Development camp, Nate Schmidt, Patrick Wey, Riley Barber, Tom Wilson

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 04/04/2013

Matt Hendricks plays through scratched cornea; Capitals send Nate Schmidt to Hershey

Matt Hendricks says he's "good" after playing with a scratched cornea and a few notes on the Capitals' recent roster moves to send several defensemen to Hershey.

By Katie Carrera  |  09:25 AM ET, 04/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George McPhee, Hershey Bears, Matt Hendricks, Nate Schmidt, Roster moves, Steve Oleksy