The Caps sent a 2020 second-round pick and defenseman Madison Bowey to Detroit for Nick Jensen and a 2019 fifth-round pick.
Forward Carl Hagelin has faced Alex Ovechkin and the Capitals so often in the playoffs, the speedy, defensive specialist didn’t require an introduction upon practicing with his new teammates.
Tom Wilson notched the game-winner and Braden Holtby made sure the Capitals held on for a 3-2 win over the Maple Leafs.
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.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment, which completed a $40 million renovation of Capital One Arena last summer, is investing another $15 million to make the arena more of a digital experience, including the largest center-hung scoreboard in an indoor arena.
The Washington Capitals placed playoff hero Devante Smith-Pelly on waivers Wednesday ahead of next week’s NHL trade deadline.
The renovation project for the Fort Dupont Ice Arena is in the middle of a funding tug-of-war between political rivals Mayor Muriel Bowser and Council member Vincent Gray.
Alex Ovechkin scored a pair of power-play goals from his favorite spot as the Capitals beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-2 on Monday night.
The game started off well for the Capitals as captain Alex Ovechkin scored first, sealing his tenth 40-goal season, but Washington quickly fell behind.
Washington Capitals fans got more than just their season ticket renewal information in the mail Saturday. They also got a ring. Not on the phone.
Coming off the adrenaline-pumping 5-1 win over the Sharks on Thursday, the Capitals will face the Anaheim Ducks Sunday evening in southern California.
Jakub Vrana and Tom Wilson each had a goal and an assist, and Nicklas Backstrom had two assists for Washington. Braden Holtby stopped 24 shots, and Ovechkin added an assist as the Capitals won for the fifth time in seven games after dropping seven straight.
Struggling to generate offense as Columbus out-skated them, Washington was whistled for too many men on the ice a few minutes later, their third minor penalty of the game.
In their final game of a lengthy homestand, the Capitals’ offense surged to deliver a 6-4 win over the Los Angeles Kings.
It will come as no surprise to hockey fans that Washington Capitals player Tom Wilson’s first foray into the world of Washington business is an investment in a boxing gym.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.