Pittsburgh Penguins


Before the Capitals considered a backup goaltender for Braden Holtby … Before they thought about how they would fill the void left by the departure of Mikhail Grabovski …


While the Capitals addressed their need for a backup goalie with the signing of Justin Peters and shored up their blue line by bringing in Brooks Orpik, Washington’s co-occupants in the Metropolit


When Barry Trotz interviewed Todd Reirden about becoming the Capitals’ defensive coach, he said “there was no doubt in my mind that I wanted Todd to join our staff.”


The Capitals didn’t take long to snatch an assistant coach away from the Pittsburgh Penguins.


In a conference call with reporters on Monday, new Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan gave a glimpse into how he’d like to alter his roster heading into the 2014-15 season.