Steve Whyno covers the Washington Capitals for The Washington Times.
Forward's agent 'cautiously optimistic' a deal can get worked out, though it's uncertain if it will happen before Wednesday's 3 p.m. trade deadline.
Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and Mike Green combine for nine points.
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman suffers apparent right leg injury while trying to beat Troy Brouwer for a touch-up Tuesday night.
Nate Schmidt signed, John Erskine activated, Jack Hillen extended and Dmitry Orlov and Tomas Kundratek sent to minors.
Capitals make minor-league move, reacquiring enforcer Joel Rechlicz from Phoenix Coyotes.
Defenseman being considered game-time decision.
Capitals were concerned about a concussion, and goaltender went through the requisite tests before being cleared to skate Tuesday.
Right wing held Claude Giroux, then watched as the Flyers cut the two-goal lead in half. He accepted responsibility for the play afterward.
There wasn't much more the Capitals defenseman could have done to change the complexion of Sunday night's game at the Philadelphia Flyers. He did what he's here for, but his teammates couldn't close out a victory.
Ruslan Fedotenko scores in overtime as Caps are left to wonder what got away.
Coach Adam Oates says Braden Holtby will start Sunday night at the Philadelphia Flyers.
Wojtek Wolski comes out of lineup as coach Adam Oates wants more of a physical presence in Philadelphia.
Capitals forward won't take off his shield, but he's hoping to avoid another scary incident by making the change.
Capitals goaltender has appeared in just three of the past 22 games.
Pending unrestricted free agent center reportedly turned down three-year, $14 million offer to re-sign.
'Your papers, please' must never be heard in America