Brooks Laich


Alex Ovechkin was back on the ice and looking surprisingly fresh Monday morning after his epic trip to Olympia, Greece for the lighting of the Olympic torch that will eventually make its way to So


A few days had passed after the July 5 start to free agency and the Capitals noticed Florida Panthers defenseman Tyson Strachan was still available.


News and notes as the Caps prepare for the final two games of their exhibition schedule – Friday night at home against the Flyers and Saturday night in Chicago against the Blackhawks:


Brooks Laich left Tuesday’s practice a few minutes early with “tightness” in his lower body, according to a team spokesman.


Last week, Brooks Laich said NHL players “just need to be enticed a little bit by the other side.” That enticement has come in the form of a new proposal from NHL owners.