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Washington Capitals Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
Team News
06/16/2019 8:32pm
Carl Hagelin (Wsh) rotowire.com
Hagelin signed a four-year, $11 million contract extension with the Capitals on Sunday.
06/14/2019 1:35pm
Radko Gudas (Wsh) rotowire.com
Gudas was traded to the Flyers from the Capitals on Monday in a swap for Matt Niskanen. Philadelphia will retain 30 percent of Gudas' salary in order to provide Washington with some cap relief.
06/10/2019 8:02pm
Liam O'Brien (Wsh) rotowire.com
O'Brien signed a one-year, two-way contract extension with the Capitals on Monday.
05/31/2019 3:07pm
Evgeny Kuznetsov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kuznetsov will not face suspension for his appearance in a social media video that surfaced Monday which shows him sitting in front of several lines of an unidentified white powder.
05/28/2019 2:11pm
Evgeny Kuznetsov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kuznetsov is being investigated by team officials for a social media video, which appears to show lines of a white powder in front of him, the Associated Press reports.
05/20/2019 6:44pm
Brian Pinho (Wsh) rotowire.com
Pinho signed a one-year, two-way contract extension on Monday.
05/20/2019 4:37pm
Shane Gersich (Wsh) rotowire.com
Gersich penned a one-year, two-way contract with Washington on Monday.
05/15/2019 9:16pm
Lars Eller (Wsh) rotowire.com
Eller will miss the rest of the IIHF World Championship due to a leg injury, J. J. Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
05/06/2019 2:17pm
Axel Jonsson-Fjallby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Jonsson-Fjallby was reassigned to AHL Hershey on Monday.
05/02/2019 3:29pm
Lars Eller (Wsh) rotowire.com
Eller will join Team Denmark at the 2019 IIHF World Championships.
04/30/2019 6:59pm
Andre Burakovsky (Wsh) rotowire.com
Burakovsky will not play for Team Sweden at the 2019 IIHF World Championship.
04/30/2019 6:56pm
Nicklas Backstrom (Wsh) rotowire.com
Backstrom will not participate in the 2019 IIHF World Championship.
04/30/2019 5:55pm
(Wsh) rotowire.com
The Capitals placed Kammerer on unconditional waivers Tuesday, Chris Kuc of The Athletic reports.
04/26/2019 7:08pm
Jakub Vrana (Wsh) rotowire.com
Vrana played through an injury during the Capitals' postseason run, Brian McNally of NBC Sports Washington reports.
04/26/2019 5:42pm
Brett Connolly (Wsh) rotowire.com
Connolly expressed a desire to sign a contract extension with the Capitals, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
04/26/2019 5:00pm
Michal Kempny (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kempny (leg) indicated that he will begin rehabbing his torn hamstring sometime next week and will be ready for training camp, Chris Kuc of The Athletic reports.
04/26/2019 4:53pm
Andre Burakovsky (Wsh) rotowire.com
Burakovsky is hopeful he will return to DC next season, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
04/26/2019 4:49pm
Brooks Orpik (Wsh) rotowire.com
Orpik said he will take some time to decide his playing future, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports.
04/26/2019 4:44pm
Lars Eller (Wsh) rotowire.com
Eller said he was battling an injury during the playoffs but that not surgery will be required, Chris Kuc of The Athletic reports.
04/26/2019 1:59pm
Dmitry Orlov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Orlov will represent Team Russia in the 2019 World Championships.
04/26/2019 1:54pm
Evgeny Kuznetsov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kuznetsov will be joining Team Russia at the 2019 IIHF World Championships
04/26/2019 1:50pm
Alex Ovechkin (Wsh) rotowire.com
Ovechkin will be joining Team Russia for the 2019 IIHF World Championships.
04/25/2019 7:11pm
Jakub Vrana (Wsh) rotowire.com
Vrana managed just eight shots and a minus-1 rating in the 2018-19 playoffs
04/25/2019 2:51pm
Evgeny Kuznetsov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kuznetsov scored a goal in Wednesday's 4-3 double-overtime loss to the Hurricanes in Game 7 of their first-round series.
04/25/2019 2:01pm
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby permitted four goals on 42 shots in the 4-3 double-overtime loss to the Hurricanes in Game 7 of the conference quarterfinals Wednesday.