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"It's probably going to come down to one decision that we don't want to make, and we're going to have to make it,” GM Brian MacLellan said Monday.
 
Capitals forward Tom Wilson to have player safety hearing for boarding
(The Washington Post, October 2, 2017; 2:16 PM)
 
Capitals’ Tom Wilson could again face suspension after boarding major
(The Washington Post, October 1, 2017; 7:43 PM)
 
With final cuts coming soon, Capitals’ forward competition is ‘jammed up’
(The Washington Post, October 1, 2017; 6:28 PM)
 
Legendary NHL broadcaster Dave Strader dies at 62
(The Washington Post, October 1, 2017; 11:26 AM)
 
Capitals’ offensive struggles in preseason are ‘disturbing,’ says Coach Barry Trotz
(The Washington Post, September 30, 2017; 3:21 PM)
 
Defenseman Brooks Orpik could start season back in Capitals’ top two pairs
(The Washington Post, September 30, 2017; 2:51 PM)
 
And then there were 10 players still competing for Capitals’ opening night roster
(The Washington Post, September 29, 2017; 10:03 PM)
 
NHL player Joel Ward says he won’t kneel during the national anthem
(The Washington Post, September 28, 2017; 2:36 PM)
 
Capitals training camp roster down to 26 players after four more cuts
(The Washington Post, September 28, 2017; 12:23 PM)
 
With penalty potential high this season, Caps still searching for Jay Beagle’s new PK partner
(The Washington Post, September 28, 2017; 10:47 AM)
 
T.J. Oshie exits Caps’ preseason game early after slamming into boards
(The Washington Post, September 27, 2017; 10:54 PM)
 
Defenseman Aaron Ness gets long-awaited audition beside John Carlson
(The Washington Post, September 27, 2017; 9:36 PM)
 
Capitals coach Barry Trotz speaks on potential NHL anthem protests
(The Washington Post, September 27, 2017; 2:08 PM)
 
Capitals’ new power play units are starting to come together
(The Washington Post, September 27, 2017; 6:30 AM)
 
Sharks’ Joel Ward open to becoming first NHL player to take a knee during anthem
(The Washington Post, September 26, 2017; 10:16 PM)
 
After gruesome injury last season, Caps prospect Madison Bowey knows this is his best chance
(The Washington Post, September 26, 2017; 11:57 AM)
 
Capitals’ Tom Wilson won’t change his physical play because of suspension
(The Washington Post, September 25, 2017; 5:20 PM)
 
Jay Beagle will have new linemates this season. Nathan Walker could be one of them.
(The Washington Post, September 25, 2017; 11:49 AM)
 
As Capitals’ blue-line competition heats up, so does Christian Djoos
(The Washington Post, September 25, 2017; 6:30 AM)
 
With roster cuts looming, Capitals’ blue-line competition still murky
(The Washington Post, September 23, 2017; 9:44 PM)
 
Capitals’ Tom Wilson suspended two preseason games for interference
(The Washington Post, September 23, 2017; 4:41 PM)
 
Tyler Graovac announces himself in Capitals’ forward competition
(The Washington Post, September 23, 2017; 10:22 AM)
 
Alex Ovechkin surprises American Special Hockey Association kids in street hockey game
(The Washington Post, September 22, 2017; 4:25 PM)
 
About the time Caps center Lars Eller worked out with Terrell Owens for a week …
(The Washington Post, September 22, 2017; 11:47 AM)
 
Capitals Coach Barry Trotz wants to see Alex Ovechkin eliminate slashing penalties
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2017; 1:55 PM)
 
Whoops: Caps prospect jumps into Canadiens’ bench after intermission
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2017; 11:12 AM)
 
Jakub Vrana impresses in audition alongside Alex Ovechkin and Evgeny Kuznetsov
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2017; 11:28 PM)
 
Check out this Capitals’ ice resurfacer gravy boat in the promotional schedule
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2017; 3:14 PM)
 
Brett Connolly, building off last season, is competing for a top-six forward role
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2017; 12:57 PM)
 
Finally healthy, Devante Smith-Pelly hoping for fresh start with Capitals
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2017; 7:15 AM)
 
Caps plan to split Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom to start the season
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2017; 3:50 PM)
 
Australian forward Nathan Walker proves an early favorite to make Caps roster
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2017; 8:51 AM)
 
Capitals get acquainted with stricter standards for faceoffs, slashing in preseason opener
(The Washington Post, September 18, 2017; 11:34 PM)
 
As No. 1 pick Nico Hischier debuts, Switzerland’s NHL influence continues to climb
(The Washington Post, September 18, 2017; 4:36 PM)
 
Tom Wilson wants to seize a top-six role; the Capitals want to see more goals
(The Washington Post, September 18, 2017; 9:48 AM)
 
Capitals’ young defensemen will have the spotlight in preseason opener in New Jersey
(The Washington Post, September 17, 2017; 5:34 PM)
 
A slimmer Jonas Siegenthaler takes aim at making Caps roster
(The Washington Post, September 17, 2017; 3:16 PM)
 
Young defensemen soak up wisdom from Capitals veterans in training camp
(The Washington Post, September 16, 2017; 5:16 PM)
 
On a paid tryout, Alex Chiasson sees an opportunity with the Capitals
(The Washington Post, September 16, 2017; 4:16 PM)
 
Weight doesn’t feel any less for Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin entering camp
(The Washington Post, September 15, 2017; 6:29 PM)
 
Capitals defensemen preview: Amid much turnover, who will be John Carlson’s partner?
(The Washington Post, September 15, 2017; 4:22 PM)
 
In a statement, Alex Ovechkin acknowledges 2018 Olympic dream is dead
(The Washington Post, September 14, 2017; 11:29 PM)
 
At Capitals training camp, key roles still available
(The Washington Post, September 14, 2017; 4:35 PM)
 
Capitals forwards preview: What changes will Alex Ovechkin make after a down season?
(The Washington Post, September 14, 2017; 6:30 AM)
 
Washington Capitals announce training camp roster and schedule
(The Washington Post, September 13, 2017; 6:44 PM)
 
Russian hockey head says Alex Ovechkin ‘has to accept’ he won’t play in Olympics
(The Washington Post, September 13, 2017; 12:20 PM)
 
Forward Alex Chiasson joins Capitals training camp on professional tryout agreement
(The Washington Post, September 9, 2017; 11:36 AM)
 
Hurricane Irma scuttles Capitals’ plans for Florida rookie tournament
(The Washington Post, September 6, 2017; 10:17 AM)
 
Caps sign defenseman Jyrki Jokipakka to professional tryout agreement
(The Washington Post, September 5, 2017; 2:29 PM)
 
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