12:02 PM EDT, Sat March 28, 2015
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 ...
Japers' Rink Mar 19, 2015

Tonight's 8-Bit Capitals Lines: Wheel O'Blueliners

Per Mike Vogel, the Caps will get one bruised blueliner back in the lineup tonight... but another may be coming out. Brooks Orpik makes his return after sitting out the last two weeks, sliding into his old spot alongside John Carlson, while Tim Gleason appears to be out with an upper-body injury. Michael Latta also seems set to make his return, which means the lines and defensive pairings (in front of Braden Holtby, natch) should look something like this: Alex Ovechkin - Nicklas Backstrom - Marcus Johansson Curtis Glencross - Evgeny Kuznetsov - Troy Brouwer Jason Chimera - Eric...
CSN Washington Mar 13, 2015

Brouwer hints at conversation in players-only meeting after loss

The Capitals called a players-only meeting after a 4-2 loss to the Stars. Afterwards, Troy Brouwer hinted at what they discussed.

Capitals Player News

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    Curtis Glencross

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  • 1

    Michael Latta

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  • Brooks Orpik

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  • Braden Holtby

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  • Mike Green

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  • Brooks Laich

    Caps Insider: New fourth line coming on strong, but Capitals still lack secondary scoring

  • Karl Alzner

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