1:20 AM EDT, Sat October 10, 2015

Canucks by the numbers: Stats to consider heading into the 2015-16 season

A few stats of note heading into the Canucks’ 2015-16 season 92.28 Ryan Miller’s even-strength save percentage in the last five seasons. Over the last five seasons, 59 goalies have played 3,000 or more minutes. Ranked by even-strength save percentage …
philly.com Oct 6, 2015

Del Zotto figures to play big role in Flyers offense

Defenseman Michael Del Zotto and forward Vinny Lecavalier had something in common last season: Both couldn't understand why they were not always in coach Craig Berube's lineup.
CSN Washington Oct 6, 2015

MacLellan explains why Capitals cut Derek Roy

Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan explained why the team cut Derek Roy despite his strong showing in camp.

Who stood out throughout the Flames' preseason?

If you're on the cusp of making an NHL team, the preseason is time to sink or swim. Most ultimately sink, but the select few who swim are worth watching out for. An NHL team's main camp is a busy, busy place. With all of a team's veterans joining the rookies who were already present for their own camp and tournament, there are a ton of bodies to be found, and a lot of competition for what is, ultimately, just a few spots available - if any at all. Preseason can also last a long, long time. Sometimes, too long. After all, who seriously needs eight preseason games to figure out who should and...
Newark Star-Ledger Oct 5, 2015
POLL: Are some Devils fans right to insist on singing 'offensive' goal song?

POLL: Are some Devils fans right to insist on singing 'offensive' goal song?

Team changed goal song but a group of fans won't hear of it
Washington Post Oct 5, 2015

Roster taking shape after five cuts, including Roy, Peters

The cuts leave the Capitals with 24 players on the training camp roster.
CSN Washington Oct 5, 2015

Capitals release Roy, Peters in roster shakeup

The Capitals decided Derek Roy did not fit into their plans at the center position.
CSN Washington Sep 29, 2015

Are Backstrom, Orpik nearing return to Caps?

If Nicklas Backstrom returns from offseason hip surgery, what will that mean to Derek Roy?
Washington Post Sep 28, 2015

Capitals Coach Barry Trotz updates on training camp battles, Derek Roy’s status

As the regular season opener approaches, the Capitals still have to make several roster decisions.
Washington Post Sep 25, 2015

Forward Derek Roy is making himself at home on a team he hopes to join

Roy is fighting Chandler Stephenson for a roster spot with the Capitals while behaving as though he’s already made it.
Japers' Rink Sep 17, 2015

Japers' Rink Mailbag: Derek Roy, Coach vs. GM and Waivers

A potential 3C solution, waivers, the power-play, lipstick on a pig and much more in this week's edition of "you ask, we answer." It's just about go time, but before that... let's 'Bag: @JapersRink Where do you think Derek Roy fits in - as NB19 insurance/4C only, or as a possible permanent 3C? Where should he play? — Peter Vetsch (@petervetsch) September 15, 2015 We've talked about Barry Trotz's apparent desire to have a "shutdown" third line in the past, and it's hard to see Derek Roy being in the middle of that. But whether he's here as insurance for Nicklas Backstrom's injury or...
CSN Washington Sep 15, 2015

Chance of winning Stanley Cup led Roy to Capitals

Derek Roy says his desire to win a Stanley Cup led him to Washington.
Japers' Rink Sep 15, 2015

Tuesday Caps Clips

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The latest on Derek Roy's PTO, T.J. Oshie in the slot, Alex Ovechkin in the everywhere and more. Your savory breakfast links: Coming off of wrist surgery, Brooks Orpik hopes to get at least one preseason game in before the meaningful ones start. [CSNMA] More on Derek Roy's camp invite and how he could fit into the Caps' plans for 2015-16. [Dump n' Chase, CSNMA, CBS, The Score, NVC, THW, Stars & Sticks] Roy's former teammate T.J. Oshie gives the Caps a bit more net-crashing presence than the man for whom he was traded. [RMNB] Scoring 50 goals...
CSN Washington Sep 14, 2015

Could Roy give Caps the depth they need up front?

If Derek Roy makes the Capitals, where would he play? And would he make them better?
Japers' Rink Sep 14, 2015

Monday Caps Clips: Rookie Camp, Day Three

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Derek Roy gets a training camp invite, the Caps rookies get a 5-2 win over Tampa, Brooks Laich's fiancee gets an Emmy and more. Your savory breakfast links: The Caps have signed UFA centerman Derek Roy to a PTO. He will join the team for training camp. [@VogsCaps, WaPo, CSNMA, RMNB, PHT, CBS Sports, theScore, Stars and Sticks, NVC] Related: #nailedit [THW] Day Two of the rookie tournament in Estero, Florida is in the books, with the Capitals : Caps gamer. [Dump-n-Chase, NoVa Caps Fans] Postgame reaction. [Monumental video (Troy...

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