6:13 AM EDT, Sat October 25, 2014
CSN Washington 4 hours ago

Chimmer and Wardo return for another episode

Ask and you shall receive, it's the return of Chimmer and Wardo.

Caps Insider: Trotz: Latest Capitals line shakeups ‘all about accountability’

CALGARY — In his first major line shakeup of the season, Capitals Coach Barry Trotz split up forwards Jason Chimera and Joel Ward, displeased with their production over the past two games. “You can always say hey, we’re a great line and all that, but last couple games I can’t say they’re a great line for us,” Trotz said. “We’re going to have to play different people at different times. Doesn’t mean I can’t put them back together but they weren’t performing at the level I expect that group to perform at, so we split them up.” Read full article >>

Trotz: Latest Capitals line shakeups ‘all about accountability’

CALGARY – In his first substantial line shakeup of the season, Capitals Coach Barry Trotz split up forwards Jason Chimera and Joel Ward, displeased with their production over the past two games. “You can always say hey, we’re a great line and all that, but last couple games I can’t say they’re a great line for […]
CSN Washington 13 hours ago

Mike Green playing like he wants to stay

Mike Green learned to skate when he was a 10-year-old growing up in Calgary. He'll return to play his hometown team on Saturday.
Alex Prewitt / Washington Post 14 hours ago

Caps Insider: Trotz ‘quite disappointed’ with Glenn Healy’s comments on Alex Ovechkin

CALGARY — The Alex Ovechkin Western Canada Tour, featuring the Washington Capitals, chugged into the mountains Friday morning, practicing inside the Canadian Olympic Park here in Calgary. Children turned out in droves, screaming whenever Ovechkin whipped around the boards, and though the media contingent was dwarfed by that at the team’s first stop in Edmonton, conversation with Coach Barry Trotz once again began with his captain. Read full article >>

Trotz ‘quite disappointed’ with Glenn Healy’s comments on Alex Ovechkin

CALGARY – The Alex Ovechkin Western Canada Tour, featuring the Washington Capitals, chugged into the mountains Friday morning, practicing inside the Canadian Olympic Park here in Calgary. Children turned out in droves, screaming whenever Ovechkin whipped around the boards, and though the media contingent was dwarfed by that at the team’s first stop in Edmonton, […]
Washington Post 17 hours ago

DC Sports Bog: Capitals players really commit to Calgary trip, wear cowboy hats

Man, you know what looks like a chill place to visit? Calgary. There are so many activities there! You can go curling. You can wear cowboy hats. There’s … some other stuff, too, probably. This morning, I Googled “what are the cool things to do in Calgary,” and came up with several different options, in case the Washington Capitals are still taking in the city. There’s a zoo, guys! Read full article >>
Alex Prewitt / Washington Post 18 hours ago

Capitals forward Jay Beagle visits his dad’s auto shop in Calgary

CALGARY — Jay Beagle entered the auto repair shop through the rear entrance, because growing up inside this garage meant never using the front. He opened the brown door labeled “No. 15,” another anonymous building along the bumpy back road lined with bays, and inhaled the familiar smell of rubber, metal, grease and sawdust, the concoction reminding him of childhood and home. Read full article >>
CSN Washington 18 hours ago

At first glance, are the Caps a playoff team?

Are the Caps a playoff team? Is Andre Burakovsky for real? And when will we see top-six minutes for Evgeny Kuzentsov?

Pictures from the Washington Capitals’ curling excursion

CALGARY — Thursday afternoon, in lieu of hockey practice, the Washington Capitals encountered the rare situation of feeling uncomfortable on ice. They were bused across town here to the Calgary Curling Club, just across the Bow River from the Scotiabank Saddledome, where they will face the Flames this weekend. The western Canadian players, who grew […]
CSN Washington 21 hours ago

Wilson set to make AHL debut for Bears

Tom Wilson is expected to see his first game action since April 13.
Alex Prewitt / Washington Post 23 hours ago

Caps Insider: Capitals notes: Beagle pleased with debut, Laich not on IR

CALGARY — The western Canada road trip’s second stop brings the Washington Capitals to Calgary, a quick 45-minute, southward jump following their Wednesday night loss to Edmonton. The Capitals did not practice Thursday, instead hitting the curling rink for a team bonding session closed to the public. They will work out Friday before beginning the tail section of this trip, a weekend back-to-back against the Flames and then Vancouver. Read full article >>

Capitals notes: Beagle pleased with debut, Laich not on IR

CALGARY – The western Canada road trip’s second stop brings the Washington Capitals to Calgary, a quick 45-minute, southward jump following their Wednesday night loss to Edmonton. The Capitals did not practice Thursday, instead hitting the curling rink for a team bonding session closed to the public. They will work out Friday before beginning the […]

Capitals have high-stakes curling outing during day off on Canadian road trip

CALGARY — The old-timers stopped throwing rocks and peered through the glass windows, wondering about the horde of youngsters who had just entered the Calgary Curling Club, established in 1888. The Washington Capitals came here Thursday afternoon, their lone day off during a road trip to western Canada, with much at stake: cash prizes, funky hats, a tiny trophy called the “Capital Cup” and, perhaps most importantly, bragging rights for the next year. Read full article >>
CSN Washington Oct 23, 2014

Beagle anticipates return to hometown in Calgary

Jay Beagle is from Calgary and expects a large group of friends and family when the Caps travel to face the Flames.

Capitals Player News

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    Jay Beagle

    Capitals forward Jay Beagle visits his dad’s auto shop in Calgary

  • Alex Ovechkin

    Alex Ovechkin

    Teammates say Ovechkin 'completely buying in'

  • Braden Holtby

    Braden Holtby

    Caps Insider: Improved Capitals defense reflected in fewer shots against, more blocked shots

  • Mike Green

    Mike Green

    Two Quick Goals Cut the Lead to One

  • Andre Burakovsky

    Andre Burakovsky

    The Young Gun: Andre Burakovsky

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