NHL

Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin celebrates after a Tom Wilson scored a goal.
Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports
Ben Krimmel
December 05, 2019 - 8:15 am
The Washington Capitals need to call Fire Marshall Bill for a Fire Safety Week after Alex Ovechkin uses a blowtorch on the bench. But don't let Bill near en fuego John Carlson.
Read More
Washington Capitals center Chandler Stephenson against the Toronto Maple Leafs
Amber Searls-USA TODAY Sports
Ben Krimmel
December 03, 2019 - 8:24 am
The Capitals traded Chandler Stephenson to the Vegas Golden Knights for a 2021 fifth-round pick, general manager Brian MacLellan announced late Monday night.
Read More
Capitals' depth being tested by spate of injuries
Emilee Chinn/Getty Images
Chris Lingebach
November 27, 2019 - 6:41 pm
The Caps have dealt with so many injuries in such a short amount of time, a turnstile should be affixed at the entrance of the locker room for incoming players.
Read More
Radko Gudas embraces bad guy role with Capitals
Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports
Chris Lingebach
November 27, 2019 - 5:20 pm
It's nothing new for Radko Gudas, being despised by opposing fanbases. What matters most to him is how his teammates view him, and inside the Capitals locker room, he's beloved.
Read More
Carlson: Caps' defense ready to take on GM's challenge
Mitchell Leff/Getty Images
Chris Lingebach
November 27, 2019 - 4:30 pm
Challenge accepted, John Carlson says of GM Brian MacLellan's public criticism of the Capitals' defensive consistency.
Read More
Reirden hopeful new Backstrom contract 'will get worked out'
Rob Carr/Getty Images
Chris Lingebach
November 27, 2019 - 1:44 pm
Negotiations are reportedly underway between the Capitals and franchise player Nicklas Backstrom. Caps coach Todd Reirden weighs in on those negotiations.
Read More
MacLellan: Only one weakness holding the Capitals back
Emilee Chinn/Getty Images
Chris Lingebach
November 26, 2019 - 2:02 pm
The Capitals are a team with very few weaknesses. In fact, there's just one their general manager can identify that's keeping them from being great.
Read More
Carlson: Garnet Hathaway suspension 'completely excessive'
Rob Carr/Getty Images
Chris Lingebach
November 20, 2019 - 3:27 pm
The NHL suspends Caps forward Garnet Hathaway three games for spitting. John Carlson reacts moments later, calling the punishment "completely excessive."
Read More
Erik Gudbranson of the Anaheim Ducks punches Garnet Hathaway of the Washington Capitals
Rob Carr/Getty Images
Ben Krimmel
November 19, 2019 - 9:21 am
The Washington Capitals beat the Anaheim Ducks, 5-2, Monday night, but the game was overshadowed by a brawl when Garnet Hathaway spit on the Ducks' Erik Gudbranson.
Read More
Ovechkin levels Jonathan Drouin with 'textbook hit'
Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
Chris Lingebach
November 18, 2019 - 6:58 pm
Lars Eller reacts to Ovi absolutely wrecking Canadiens winger Jonathan Drouin Friday night. If you haven't seen it, this one's worth another look.
Read More

Pages