The Capitals traded a 2019 fifth-round pick Wednesday to the Montreal Canadiens for defenseman Jakub Jerabek.
The Capitals waived Taylor Chorney on Tuesday.
Team USA lost 3-2 after a shootout against the Czech Republic and bowed out of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
Brayden Point scored two first-period goals, Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 35 shots to earn his NHL-leading 35th victory and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 Tuesday night in a matchup between division leaders.
The Capitals defense hasn’t been nearly as good this season, which is why Brian MacLellan acquired Michal Kenmpy a week before the NHL trade deadline.
The Capitals and Maple Leafs will play outdoors at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, home of the U.S. Naval Academy football team.
The Washington Capitals placed defenseman Taylor Chorney on waivers Tuesday, a day after acquiring defenseman Michal Kempny from the Chicago Blackhawks.
The United States men’s hockey team advanced to the quarterfinals at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang with a 5-1 defeat of Slovakia Tuesday.
A Slovenian hockey player who became the third athlete to be caught doping at the Pyeongchang Olympics said Tuesday he tested positive for an asthma drug that he took under doctor’s orders and he had forgotten to seek approval for its use.
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Alex Ovechkin scored his league-leading 35th goal, and the Washington Capitals reclaimed the top spot in the Metropolitan Division with a 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Monday.
The four fans ejected from Chicago’s United Center for making racist taunts against a black hockey player have been banned from attending Blackhawks home games.
U.S. women’s hockey coach Robb Stauber said he doesn’t expect captain Meghan Duggan to face disciplinary action that would keep her out of the Olympic gold medal game after a collision in the semifinals that required two people to virtually carry Finland’s Ronja Savolainen off the ice.
The Washington Capitals are adding another defenseman a week ahead of the NHL’s trade deadline. The Capitals traded a third-round pick Monday to the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for defenseman Michal Kempny.
Team USA will face Team Canada for Olympic gold in the women’s hockey final after the two North American neighbors cruised in their respective semifinal games.