Washington Capitals

Eller gives back to Danish roots through hockey scholarship

By: Chris Lomon

Over the past few years, Lars Eller has thought about how ways he could give back to his hometown.

May 14, 2019

My biggest influence with Jones, Kucherov, Kuznetsov, Larkin, Oshie

By: NHLPA Staff

From post-game chats (or if you're Seth Jones, frantic mid-game texts) to off-ice life lessons, these players have one thing in common – moms that do it all.

May 12, 2019

Learning from Holtby remains perfect situation for Copley

By: Tim Wharnsby

Every day seems like Christmas when you were raised in a place called the North Pole.

April 30, 2019

Who said it | Part I

By: NHLPA Staff

Shots fired by Clayton Keller and Nathan MacKinnon, who play "Who said it" joined by Taylor Hall, Bo Horvat, Ryan Johansen, Nikita Kucherov, Dylan Larkin, Josh Manson, T.J. Oshie, Mark Scheifele and Eric Staal!

April 29, 2019

What Google won't tell you about Domi, Horvat, Kane, Lee, Oshie & Scheifele

By: NHLPA Staff

Max Domi, Bo Horvat, Patrick Kane, Anders Lee, T.J. Oshie, and Mark Scheifele all share what you can't Google about them!

April 26, 2019

Orpik scores in OT, Capitals take 2-0 lead over Hurricanes

By: Canadian Press

Brooks Orpik scored less than two minutes into overtime to give the defending Stanley Cup champions a 2-0 lead in the first-round series.

April 13, 2019

What Google won't tell you about Benn, Kuznetsov

By: NHLPA Staff

Jamie Benn didn’t think it was a good question, but we asked anyway. From musicals to a recipe from Evgeny Kuznetsov, players answer what you can't Google!

April 12, 2019

Being Tom Wilson: Inside the life of hockey's most hated man

By: Canadian Press

Tom Wilson tries not to read everything about him on social media.

April 7, 2019

Trump hosts Stanley Cup champion Capitals at White House

By: Canadian Press

President Donald Trump welcomed the reigning NHL champion Washington Capitals to the Oval Office at the White House on Monday to congratulate them for winning the Stanley Cup in June.

March 25, 2019

Holtby says he won't go with Capitals to White House

By: Canadian Press

Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby said Friday he will not join his teammates next week for a White House celebration of their Stanley Cup championship.

March 22, 2019

Capitals defenceman Michal Kempny out indefinitely

By: Canadian Press

The defending Stanley Cup champion Capitals have lost top-four defenceman Michal Kempny to an injury.

March 22, 2019

Player Q&A | T.J. Oshie

By: NHLPA Staff

Which Hockey Hall of Famer makes T.J. Oshie's list as the most superstitious teammate he's ever played with, and more from the proud Warroad, Minnesotan!

March 20, 2019

Stanley Cup champion Capitals to visit Trump at White House

By: Canadian Press

Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals will get a chance to celebrate their Stanley Cup championship with President Donald Trump at the White House on Monday. One player has already said he won't attend.

March 19, 2019

Capitals' signing of Snively is evidence of Ovechkin effect

By: Canadian Press

Joe Snively cheered for the Washington Capitals growing up and played his youth hockey at their practice facility as part of the Little Caps program.

March 18, 2019

Capitals acquire defenceman Nick Jensen from Red Wings

By: Canadian Press

The Washington Capitals upgraded their blue line Friday by acquiring defenceman Nick Jensen from the Detroit Red Wings.

February 22, 2019

Washington Capitals acquire forward Carl Hagelin from Kings

By: Canadian Press

The Washington Capitals have acquired winger Carl Hagelin from the Los Angeles Kings for a 2019 third-round pick and a conditional sixth-round pick in the next year's entry draft.

February 21, 2019

Washington Capitals put playoff hero Smith-Pelly on waivers

By: Canadian Press

The Washington Capitals placed playoff hero Devante Smith-Pelly on waivers Wednesday ahead of next week's NHL trade deadline.

February 20, 2019

Ovechkin passes Fedorov for Russian scoring record in NHL

By: Canadian Press

With an assist on Tuesday night, Alex Ovechkin passed Sergei Fedorov as the top-scoring Russian player in NHL history.

February 5, 2019

Capitals sign goalie Pheonix Copley to $3.3M, 3-year deal

By: Canadian Press

The Washington Capitals have signed backup goaltender Pheonix Copley to a $3.3 million, three-year extension.

February 4, 2019

Ovechkin to skip NHL All-Star Game, be suspended 1 game

By: Canadian Press

Alex Ovechkin has decided to skip the All-Star Weekend in San Jose to get some extra rest and will serve an automatic one-game suspension.

January 2, 2019