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CSN Washington Apr 14, 2014

Brooks Laich:"It's not a coaching thing, or a management thing" (VIDEO)

The disappointment has set in for the Capitals as they watch the playoffs from afar, and Brooks Laich believes it is the players' responsibility to win.
Rotoworld Mar 31, 2014

Brooks Laich placed on injured reserve - Brooks Laich (C) Washington Capitals

Brooks Laich (groin) has been placed on long term injured reserve.

Brooks Laich ‘mentally and physically liberated’ after surgery, optimistic about quick recovery

After the Capitals gathered for their annual team photo Thursday morning, Brooks Laich took his first strides on the ice since undergoing groin surgery 10 days earlier. They were small circles, nothing too strenuous, but the movement elicited a wide grin from the veteran forward because after grappling with a nagging groin injury for more […]    
Washington Post Mar 27, 2014

Caps Insider: Brooks Laich ‘mentally and physically liberated’ after surgery, optimistic about quick recovery

After the Capitals gathered for their annual team photo Thursday morning, Brooks Laich took his first strides on the ice since undergoing groin surgery 10 days earlier. They were small circles, nothing too strenuous, but the movement elicited a wide grin from the veteran forward because after grappling with a nagging groin injury for more than a year and a half, Laich believes he has found the correct path to recovery. Read full article >>    
CSN Washington Mar 27, 2014

Laich optimistic after surgery

Capitals forward Brooks Laich says he's 'optimistic' he'll return before the end of the regular season.
Japers' Rink Mar 20, 2014

The Noon Number: All-Right is Alright?

A look at how the S.S. Capitals is tilting to the starboard side 91 - Number of goals scored by the Caps' right-wings (Alex Ovechkin, Troy Brouwer, Joel Ward and Tom Wilson) on the season, with the top-three combining for 88 of them and filling out the top-three spots on the team in goals. As a point of reference, the team's left wings have scored just 32 goals (in 27 more man-games than the RW's 266, and including Marcus Johansson and Brooks Laich here), centers have scored 41 (in 15 fewer man-games, and including Eric Fehr here), and the defensemen have scored 32 (in 420 man-games). It's...
Japers' Rink Mar 18, 2014

Tuesday Caps Clips: Capitals @ Ducks Game Day

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Previews of Caps/Ducks, the latest on Laich and more. Your savory breakfast links: Previews of tonight's reunion in Anaheim (miss you, Bruce!) from Vogs, NHL.com, and Peerless, and be sure to check out our SB Nation pals over at Anaheim Calling for the other side of tonight's matchup. Per the team, "Brooks Laich underwent a successful procedure to release a tight adductor. This procedure generally takes 4-6 weeks for a full recovery." So he might be ready for the the playoffs. Ahem. [WaPo, CSNW, RMNB] This Western swing... it's a little bit...

Brooks Laich out four to six weeks

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Brooks Laich underwent successful surgery to release a tight adductor muscle on Monday, once again leaving the Capitals without the veteran forward for an extended period. Laich, 30, is expected to miss four to six weeks during the recovery process, which means he will be sidelined at least the rest of the […]    
Washington Post Mar 17, 2014

Caps Insider: Brooks Laich out four to six weeks

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Brooks Laich underwent successful surgery to release a tight adductor muscle on Monday, once again leaving the Capitals without the veteran forward for an extended period. Laich, 30, is expected to miss four to six weeks during the recovery process, which means he will be sidelined at least the rest of the regular season. Even if Washington does make the playoffs, Laich’s status would be in doubt for a first-round series. Read full article >>    
CSN Washington Mar 17, 2014

Laich postpones groin procedure

Inclement weather postponed Brooks Laich's trip to St. Louis to see a groin specialist.
CSN Washington Mar 17, 2014

Laich out 4-6 weeks with groin injury

This marks the second straight spring Brooks Laich will be unavailable to the Capitals down the stretch.

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