Washignton Capitals


While many other NHL teams have extended professional tryout contracts to players looking to extend their NHL careers [Simon Gagne and Ville Leino in Boston, Dan Carcillo in Pittsburgh, etc.] Capi


Tom Poti, a former Capitals defenseman who once said “a bad day in the NHL is a good day anywhere else,” has officially retired from the NHL.


As members of the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association, we are asked to vote on the NHL’s Most Valuable Player, top defenseman, top rookie, top defensive forward, most gentlemanly player and i


Contract negotiations between the Capitals and center Mikhail Grabovski are expected to continue through this week, according to Grabovski’s agent, Gary Greenstin.


News and notes as the Capitals take on the Toronto Maple Leafs today at VerizonCenter [3 p.m., CSN]: