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Washington Capitals Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
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09/18/2020 5:39pm
Daniel Sprong (Wsh) rotowire.com
Sprong signed a two-year, $1.45 million contract extension with the Capitals on Friday.
09/17/2020 4:43pm
Brian Pinho (Wsh) rotowire.com
Pinho was signed to a two-year, $1.45 million extension on Thursday.
09/14/2020 6:30pm
Axel Jonsson-Fjallby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Jonsson-Fjallby was loaned to Vastervik IK of the Swedish HockeyAllsvenskan League to begin the 2020-21 season.
09/03/2020 4:11pm
Alexander Alexeyev (Wsh) rotowire.com
The Capitals have loaned Alexeyev to Salavat Yulaev Ufa of the KHL.
08/23/2020 6:58pm
Ilya Samsonov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Samsonov (undisclosed) will be evaluated in early September, and general manager Brian MacLellan said he "should be ready for camp," Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
08/21/2020 3:06am
Nicklas Backstrom (Wsh) rotowire.com
Backstrom (concussion) had three shots and was minus-2 in Thursday's 4-0 loss to the Islanders in Game 5.
08/21/2020 3:01am
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby allowed two goals on 15 shots Thursday in a 4-0 loss to the Islanders in Game 5.
08/20/2020 11:30pm
Nicklas Backstrom (Wsh) rotowire.com
Backstrom (concussion) will return to the lineup for Thursday's Game 5 matchup against the Islanders.
08/20/2020 4:08pm
Martin Fehervary (Wsh) rotowire.com
Fehervary (undisclosed) will not be in action against the Islanders for Game 5 on Thursday, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
08/20/2020 3:06pm
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby is expected to start Thursday's Game 5 matchup with the Islanders.
08/19/2020 5:23pm
Nicklas Backstrom (Wsh) rotowire.com
Backstrom (concussion) will be a game-time call for Thursday's Game 5 against the Islanders, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
08/19/2020 4:09pm
Zach Fucale (Wsh) rotowire.com
Fucale was signed to a one-year, two-way deal by the Capitals on Wednesday.
08/19/2020 3:31am
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby stopped 24 of 26 shots Tuesday in a 3-2 win over the Islanders in Game 4.
08/19/2020 3:25am
John Carlson (Wsh) rotowire.com
Carlson registered a pair of assists and logged a team-high 24:26 of ice time in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Islanders in Game 4.
08/19/2020 3:16am
Alex Ovechkin (Wsh) rotowire.com
Ovechkin scored twice on four shots in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Islanders in Game 4. He added three hits and two PIM.
08/19/2020 3:08am
Evgeny Kuznetsov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kuznetsov had a goal and an assist with four shots and two hits Tuesday in a 3-2 win over the Islanders in Game 4.
08/18/2020 11:34pm
Nicklas Backstrom (Wsh) rotowire.com
Backstrom (concussion) isn't on the ice for warmups and won't be a part of the lineup for Tuesday's Game 4 against the Islanders, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
08/18/2020 5:45pm
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby is slated to start Tuesday's Game 4 matchup with the Islanders.
08/18/2020 4:29pm
Nicklas Backstrom (Wsh) rotowire.com
Backstrom will be a game-time decision for Tuesday's Game 4 against the Islanders, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
08/17/2020 5:06pm
Nicklas Backstrom (Wsh) rotowire.com
Backstrom (concussion) was cleared to begin skating Monday, Stephen Whyno of the Associated Press reports.
08/16/2020 11:56pm
Evgeny Kuznetsov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kuznetsov scored a power-play goal Sunday in the Capitals' 2-1 overtime loss to the Islanders during Game 3 of their first-round series.
08/16/2020 11:51pm
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby made 32 saves Sunday in the Capitals' 2-1 overtime loss to the Islanders during Game 3 of their first-round series.
08/16/2020 3:52pm
Travis Boyd (Wsh) rotowire.com
Boyd will be a healthy scratch for Sunday's Game 3 against the Islanders, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
08/16/2020 3:49pm
Michal Kempny (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kempny won't suit up for Sunday's Game 3 versus the Islanders, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
08/16/2020 3:40pm
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby led the team out for warmups and will start in Sunday's Game 3 versus the Islanders.