Last week, after the Capitals claimed defenseman Alex Urbom off waivers, Adam Oates said he didn’t want to throw the 22-year-old rookie to the wolves by playing him in Dallas after just one practi


CHICAGO -- Adam Oates has made his share of bold decisions since becoming coach of the Capitals last year and he made another today when he told rookies Tom Wilson, Michael Latta and Connor Carric


MONTREAL -- Adam Oates has played in hockey arenas all around the world, but nothing, he says, compares to standing behind the bench in Montreal during the singing of "O Canada" before a Canadiens


Some day, Capitals defenseman Jack Hillen will look back on this month of April and remember how it changed his life for the better.


Before the Capitals embarked on their make-or-break four-game road trip at the start of last week, we noted a lot was at stake – not only for this season, but shaping the Caps’ roster in the new s