Caps Today provides the daily Capitals storylines, upcoming interviews, practice and game schedules as well as links to top stories, game notes and statistics.
Caps Today and Top Game Notes, 12/3/16
Alex Ovechkin has earned 19 points in his last 11 games against Tampa Bay.
Game Notes at Tampa Bay, 12/3/16
The Capitals face the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday at Amalie Arena in the first of three meetings between the teams this season.
Caps Today, 12/2/16
Jakub Vrana made his NHL debut on Thursday against the Islanders, becoming the ninth Capitals’ first-round pick to play for Washington this season.
Postgame Notes, Stats and Audio, 12/1/16
The Capitals fell to the Islanders 3-0 on Thursday.
Capitals Casino Night Presented by Leonsis Foundation Raises More Than $280,000 for Charity
More than 400 hundred fans helped Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and the Washington Capitals raise nearly $285,000 for charity at the sixth Capitals Casino Night presented by Leonsis Foundation on Nov. 29 at the Sheraton Pentagon City Hotel in Arlington, Va
Caps Today and Top Game Notes, 12/1/16
Braden Holtby’s .733 win percentage against the Islanders marks his third-highest against an NHL team (min. 10 GP), trailing Florida (.900) and Boston (.818).
Capitals Braden Holtby to Participate in Embassy of Canada Tree Lighting Ceremony on Dec. 6
Washington Capitals goaltender and Saskatchewan, Canada, native Braden Holtby will participate in a tree lighting ceremony at the Embassy of Canada on Tuesday, Dec. 6, at 6:45 p.m. as part of the Embassy’s annual Tree Lightning and La Soirée Fundraiser.
Capitals Recall Paul Carey and Jakub Vrana from Hershey
Zach Sanford re-assigned to the Bears
Game Notes vs. NY Islanders, 12/1/16
The Capitals host the New York Islanders at Verizon Center on Thursday in the second of five meetings between the teams this season and the first of three games against the Islanders in December.
Caps Today, 11/30/16
Alex Ovechkin's eight multi-goal games against the Islanders is the third-most he's recorded against one team.
Caps Today, 11/28/16
Nicklas Backstrom earned two points (1g, 1a) on Saturday at Toronto, marking his team-leading fifth multi-point game of the season.
Capitals Re-assign Paul Carey to Hershey
The Washington Capitals have re-assigned forward Paul Carey to the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League.
Caps Today and Top Game Notes, 11/26/16
Washington faces the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday in the first of three games between the teams this season.
Game Notes at Toronto, 11/26/16
The Capitals conclude their fourth back-to-back set of the season on Saturday at Toronto.
Capitals Recall Paul Carey from Hershey
The Washington Capitals have recalled forward Paul Carey from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League
Postgame Notes, Stats and Audio, 11/25/16
The Capitals defeated the Sabres 3-1 on Friday at Verizon Center.
Caps Today and Top Game Notes, 11/25/16
The Capitals complete their season-long five-game homestand tonight against Buffalo.
Game Notes vs. Buffalo, 11/25/16
The Capitals complete their season-long five-game homestand on Friday against the Buffalo Sabres at Verizon Center.
Postgame Notes, Stats and Audio, 11/23/16
The Capitals defeated the Blues 4-3 on Wednesday.
Caps Today and Top Game Notes, 11/23/16
Alex Ovehckin has earned 20 points (10g, 10a) in 13 career games against the Blues and has registered seven multi-point games against St. Louis.
Washington Capitals Launch New Video App With DeskSite
New HD "Big Screen" video platform delivers exclusive Capitals content on-demand to desktops, laptops, and tablets
Capitals to Host Blood Drive Nov. 26 at Kettler Capitals Iceplex
The Washington Capitals and Inova Blood Donor Services will host a blood drive on Saturday, Nov. 26, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va. Appointments are required, and a limited number remain.
Game Notes vs. St. Louis, 11/23/16
The Capitals continue their season-long five-game homestand on Wednesday against the St. Louis Blues at Verizon Center.
Caps Today, 11/22/16
The Washington Capitals host the St. Louis Blues on Wednesday in their first of two meetings this season.
Nicklas Backstrom Named NHL’s “Third Star” of the Week
Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom has been named the NHL’s “Third Star” for the week ending Nov. 20.
Caps Today, 11/21/16
Nicklas Backstrom registered two points (1g, 1a) on Sunday against Columbus, marking his fourth multi-point game of the season and 180th of his career.
Capitals Re-assign Paul Carey to Hershey
Postgame Notes, Stats and Audio, 11/20/16
The Capitals fell to the Blue Jackets 3-2 on Sunday.
Caps Today and Top Game Notes, 11/20/16
The Capitals continue their season-long five-game homestand today against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Verizon Center.
Saturday, Dec. 3
11:30 a.m.: Morning skate, Amalie Arena
7 p.m.: at Tampa Bay Lightning, Amalie Arena
Audio: WFED 1500, Caps Radio 24/7, Caps Mobile App, WashingtonCaps.com
Sunday, Dec. 4
Monday, Dec. 5
10:30 a.m.: Morning skate, Kettler Capitals Iceplex
7 p.m.: vs. Buffalo Sabres, Verizon Center
Audio: Caps Radio 24/7, Caps Mobile App, WashingtonCaps.com
Tuesday, Dec. 6
11:30 a.m.: Practice, Kettler Capitals Iceplex
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