4:12 AM EDT, Mon September 22, 2014
Washington Post 16 hours ago

Caps Insider: Reunited with Barry Trotz, Capitals forward Joel Ward hopes to build off career year

His former player, who also happened to become his current player, was bent over on the ice, hands on his knees, gliding around because his body wouldn’t allow anything more. Capitals forward Joel Ward was exhausted and Barry Trotz needed to break the bad news. Ward hadn’t met the benchmark for Washington’s grueling skate test on Friday, the first day of training camp, so Trotz skated behind Ward and told him that, unfortunately, he needed to go four more times. Read full article >>

Reunited with Barry Trotz, Capitals forward Joel Ward hopes to build off career year

His former player, who also happened to become his current player, was bent over on the ice, hands on his knees, gliding around because his body wouldn’t allow anything more. Capitals forward Joel Ward was exhausted and Barry Trotz needed to break the bad news. Ward hadn’t met the benchmark for Washington’s grueling skate test […]
CSN Washington Sep 10, 2014

Ward 'hoping to turn the page' with former coach Trotz (VIDEO)

CSN's Jill Sorenson catches up with Joel Ward, who's reuniting with his former coach Barry Trotz. Check out what Ward has to say about their relationship.
Japers' Rink Sep 9, 2014

The Noon Countdown: An Even-Keeled Duo

Counting down the days until the 2014-15 season with a look at some even-strength excellence 30 - Number of days remaining until the Caps open the 2014-15 season. But it's also... ...the number of combined goals scored at even strength by Joel Ward and Jason Chimera in 2013-14. That total is just slightly ahead of the team-leading 27 even-strength tallies Alex Ovechkin put up by himself, with Ward a distant second at 16 and Chimera right behind him with 14. Interestingly enough, while Ward and Chimera ranked second and third, respectively, on the team in even-strength tallies last year,...

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