3:23 AM EDT, Sat August 19, 2017

Fantasy Update

Aug 14, 2017
CBS Sports Fantasy Hockey
Forwards are the backbone of any Fantasy roster, and we've got the best of the bunch ranked here.
CSN Washington Aug 16, 2017

Evgeni Malkin jokes about Alex Ovechkin's friendship with Putin

The NHL has drawn a line in the sand when it comes to the Olympics. It's not going to pause the regular season for the

2017 Fantasy Hockey Draft Prep: Alex Ovechkin still among the top tier for forwards

Forwards are the backbone of any Fantasy roster, and we've got the best of the bunch ranked here.
CSN Washington Aug 9, 2017

NHL Network ranks Alex Ovechkin as the second best No. 8 in the NHL

Alex Ovechkin just cant catch a break.August 8 is typically a day when we celebrate Ovechkin (and plenty of fans did just that
Japers' Rink Aug 8, 2017
Tuesday Caps Clips

Tuesday Caps Clips

Washington Capitals news and notes: The impasse over the Olympics continues. Your savory breakfast links: The League closed yet another Olympic loophole, confirming that AHLers with NHL contracts would also not be allowed to go to South Korea in February. [AP, CSNMA] Nonetheless, Alex Ovechkin remains hopeful (although sounds less certain) that he will be able to represent his country at the Olympics. [WaPo, CSNMA] Might the Caps be a potential landing spot for free-agent defenseman Will Butcher? [FRS] Finally, happy 67th birthday to Greg Polis, and happy 61st to Gary Rissling.

Alex Ovechkin says he still plans to go to Olympics, could skip nine Caps games

Ovi stands firm as the NHL also says players on two-way contracts cannot go to Pyeongchang
CSN Washington Aug 7, 2017

Alex Ovechkin still hopeful he can play in 2018 Olympics

Alex Ovechkin has not given up hope on playing in the 2018 Olympics.Speaking to Sport-Express, Ovechkin said he was still hoping the NHL
CSN Washington Aug 6, 2017

Alex Ovechkin went back to the beach, is really thriving this offseason

Please keep in mind that the summer months can be a bit slow for NHL news. With that said, Alex Ovechkin continues to dominate the offseason.
Japers' Rink Jul 28, 2017
Friday Caps Clips

Friday Caps Clips

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Prospects, breakout seasons, an unlikely Ovechkin fan and more. Your savory breakfast links: Evgeni Malkin is rooting for Alex Ovechkin to finally win that Cup. See? Even *he* doesn’t like the Penguins. [Puck Daddy, The Score, CSNMA] Speaking of Ovechkin, he tops all Russian celebrities in Russian Forbes ranking of... Russian celebrities? Or something. Anyway, way to earn money and be a Google search, Ovi. [Forbes.ru] Which Caps are ready for breakout seasons? [NoVa Caps] Previewing the upcoming season for defensive prospect Christian Djoos....
CSN Washington Jul 27, 2017

Ovechkin's rival, countryman still hoping 'Great Eight' wins Stanley Cup

Alex Ovechkin has already cemented himself as one of the greatest goal-scorers in the history of hockey. But what continues to prevent him from really

Alex Ovechkin Photos

Capitals Player News

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    Cheerless is Thinking About the Capitals’ Upcoming Season

  • Alex Ovechkin

    Evgeni Malkin jokes about Alex Ovechkin's friendship with Putin

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  • Daniel Winnik

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  • Kevin Shattenkirk

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  • Braden Holtby

    Penguins goalie Matt Murray considers Braden Holtby an idol

  • Justin Williams

    Capitals’ Nathan Walker Ready for Historic NHL Jump

  • Tom Wilson

    Capitals 2017-18 Breakout Candidate: Tom Wilson

  • Chandler Stephenson

    The 25 most important players for the Caps: No. 24 Chandler Stephenson

  • John Carlson

    Capitals' John Carlson ready to embrace change