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Capitals Forward Jason Chimera and Wizards Center Marcin Gortat Participate in Flashes of Hope

Capitals Forward Jason Chimera and Wizards Center Marcin Gortat
Participate in Flashes of Hope Photo Shoot at Children’s National Health System


Wizards Sign Drew Gooden to 10-Day Contract

Wizards Sign Drew Gooden to 10-Day Contract


Capitals to Host Annual Spring Blood Drive Saturday, March 1, at Kettler Capitals Iceplex

ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals and Inova Blood Donor Services will host the Capitals annual spring blood drive on Saturday, March 1, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va.
Donors will receive a Nicklas Backs…


Nene Diagnosed with Sprained MCL

Nene Diagnosed with Sprained MCL


Price shutout leads Canada to repeat Olympic title

SOCHI — Victory. Vindication. Another gold medal.

Canada got it all Sunday at Bolshoy Ice Dome in a 3-0 victory against Sweden in the gold-medal game of the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

For all the scrutinizing of the roster, and the analyzing and …


Finland cruises to bronze medal in blowout of U.S.

SOCHI – The chance to win another Olympic medal for Finland was one of the reasons Teemu Selanne threw his golf clubs into a pond at the end of a promotional video in which he announced he would come back for one more season.

Mission accomplish…


Backstrom steps into role as No. 1 center for Sweden

SOCHI — Alex Ovechkin is the engine for everything with the Washington Capitals, but Nicklas Backstrom has always been the carburetor, finding ways to help make the superstar hum at maximum efficiency.

When Sweden came to the 2014 Sochi Olympi…


Gold-medal game could spark new rivalry

SOCHI – There have been plenty of surprising results at the 2014 Sochi Olympics, but despite all the upsets it was the two countries with the deepest rosters that advanced to the gold-medal game.

Russia was a fascinating story because of the pr…


Washington Capitals to Promote Youth Hockey Game of the Week

ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals are partnering with the Maryland Student Hockey League (MSHL) to support the Class 1A semifinal matchup at the Gardens Ice House in Laurel, Md., on Monday, Feb. 24, at 5 p.m. The contest will feature Annapo…


United States, Finland battle for bronze

UNITED STATES vs. FINLAND

When: Saturday, 10 a.m. ET (NBCSN, CBC)

Where: Bolshoy Ice Dome

What’s at stake: The United States and Finland have the opportunity to make the long trip to Sochi a bit more memorable by taking home some hardware…