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Washington Post Apr 6, 2015

DC Sports Bog: Brooks Laich’s Lloyd Christmas smile says it all about Capitals clinching playoff spot

A 2-1 win in Detroit coupled with Toronto’s shootout win against Ottawa on Sunday clinched a playoff berth for the Capitals with two games remaining in the regular season.After a one-year hiatus from the postseason, Capitals fans are all Brooks Laich today. (Well, minus the whole chipped tooth thing, unless you have a chipped tooth, which is totally great, and might make you, too, look like Lloyd Christmas from “Dumb and Dumber.”)Read full article >>
CSN Washington Apr 5, 2015

Laich shows off smile after chipping tooth in Detroit

After chipping a tooth in the Caps win over Detroit, Brooks Laich was not shy about showing off his new smile.
Japers' Rink Apr 4, 2015

Tonight's 8-Bit Capitals Lines: Laich, Glencross Swap Spots

Per Mike Vogel, the Caps are sticking with what's been winning, with one change - a flip of bottom-six left wings. So expect these lines and defensive pairings in front of Braden Holtby when the Caps visit Ottawa with a chance to clinch a playoff berth: Alex Ovechkin - Evgeny Kuznetsov - Joel Ward Marcus Johansson - Nicklas Backstrom - Troy Brouwer Curtis Glencross - Eric Fehr - Jason Chimera Brooks Laich - Michael Latta - Tom Wilson Brooks Orpik - John Carlson Karl Alzner - Matt Niskanen Tim Gleason - Mike Green ...
CSN Washington Mar 26, 2015

Tom Wilson and Brooks Laich crush Gelinas with a sandwich hit

Capitals Tom Wilson and Brooks Laich made a sandwich out of a NJ Devils player on Thursday night with a big hit.
Japers' Rink Mar 26, 2015

Tonight's 8-Bit Capital Lines: New-Look Bottom-Six

Per Mike Vogel, the streak-snapping loss in Winnipeg coupled with a lack of secondary scoring has led Barry Trotz to shake up his bottom six forwards, with Brooks Laich and Tom Wilson moving up to the third line to flank Eric Fehr. They'll also get Tim Gleason back after two games missed due to injury. So with that in mind, here's a look at tonight's lines and defensive pairings... with Braden Holtby between the pipes, as always: Alex Ovechkin - Nicklas Backstrom - Marcus Johansson Curtis Glencross - Evgeny Kuznetsov - Troy Brouwer Brooks Laich - Michael Latta - Tom Wilson ...

Capitals Player News

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    Braden Holtby

    Trotz hopeful Holtby will be able to return for Game 3

  • 1

    Eric Fehr

    Eric Fehr does it all for the Capitals

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    Philipp Grubauer

    Caps Insider: Thrust into emergency situation, Philipp Grubauer earns win in first NHL playoff game

  • Alex Ovechkin

    Stanley Cup the only goal Alex Ovechkin hasn't scored

  • Tom Wilson

    Wilson ready to run wild against Islanders

  • Karl Alzner

    Karl Alzner gets Caps on the board

  • Brooks Orpik

    Fear and Loathing in the Playoffs: An Islanders prediction panel and email therapy session

  • Troy Brouwer

    Caps Insider: Capitals hope their style can ‘neutralize’ Islanders’ speedy game

  • Brooks Laich

    Brooks Laich, Julianne Hough and a bag of puppies

  • Jason Chimera

    Jason Chimera seals the deal for the Caps