Last weekend at the NHL draft in Philadelphia, Capitals coach Barry Trotz emphasized the importance of finalizing his coaching staff before the start of free agency. Now we know why.


When the Capitals began their search for a free-agent goaltender to back up Braden Holtby, they had several factors to consider.


Summertime is meant to be enjoyed outside so it is understandable if you weren't closely following social media this past week. If that's the case, here is what you may have missed.


The Capitals have signed left wing Tim Kennedy and center Kris Newbury to one-year, two-way contracts, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.


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 …