Nate Schmidt


Sudden thoughts and second thoughts as the Capitals spend today pondering how they frittered away a 3-1 series lead against the New York Rangers, setting the stage for Wednesday night’s Game 7 sho


Capitals defenseman Nate Schmidt is expected to get his first taste of the Stanley Cup playoffs tonight when he takes warmups for Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the New York R


Quick hits as the Capitals hit the ice for Day 2 of their three-day mini-camp leading up to Thursday night’s visit by the New Jersey Devils, who fell 3-1 to the Los Angeles Kings Monday night:


Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 2-0 win over the Boston Bruins Sunday night at Verizon Center:


With defenseman Mike Green sidelined with an upper body, the Capitals used an emergency call-up on Tuesday, bringing defenseman Nate Schmidt from the Hershey Bears of the AHL.