10 hrs ago
Brooks Laich Hasn't Gone Home for the Offseason
More than a week after Washington was eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs, it's expected that many Capitals players have fled the metropolitan confines of D.C. for their hometowns and an offseason of recovery.
Tue May 21, 2013
The Washington Post
Should the Caps re-sign Ribeiro?
Ribeiro brought the skilled veteran presence the Capitals long sought behind Nicklas Backstrom on the depth chart.
Sat May 18, 2013
The Washington Post
Injuries: Right to know vs. right to privacy
Brooks Laich skated with the Capitals in New York last week , between Games 3 and 4 of his team's first-round NHL playoff series.
Fri May 17, 2013
Overhaul doesn't appear necessary as Capitals enter offseason
In the hours and days after any playoff exit, especially one in the first round, changes are often the first thing brought up.
Thu May 16, 2013
HARRIS: Capitalsa offseason task: Find Alex Ovechkin a worthy wingman
The long ride to work is usually made with The Sports Junkies on the radio, which was a good or bad thing this week depending on whether you wanted to listen to a lot of necessary dissection of the Capitals' latest letdown.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Washington Post
Injury updates on Erat, Laich
Erat's brief time in Washington since being acquired at the trade deadline from the Nashville Predators has been marred by injuries.
Mon May 13, 2013
Could Caps' Laich Make Game 7 Return?
Capitals forward Brooks Laich has been hampered by a nagging groin injury all season, missing all but nine games during the regular season and all six postseason games after undergoing a minor surgical procedure in early April.
Sun May 12, 2013
5 Advantages the Caps Have Had in Their Series with the Rangers
After the Washington Capitals ' nail-biting, but thrilling, 2-1 overtime win over the New York Rangers in Game 5 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series, the Caps now sit just one win away from advancing, yet again, to the Eastern Conference semifinals.
Washington Capitals Injury Updates
Washington Capitals winger Martin Erat suffered what head coach Adam Oates categorized as an upper body injury in the first period of Game 4 against the New York Rangers this past Wednesday night.
Sat May 11, 2013
Tom Wilson's Limited but Encouraging Debut
Tom Wilson didn't see much ice in his NHL debut, but when he did get off the bench he seemed to come as advertised.
Thu May 09, 2013
Brooks Laich 'excited' after second day on ice with Caps teammates
Brooks Laich expressed optimism Thursday after his second day on the ice with teammates, even though the Washington Capitals forward still does not have a definitive timeline to return after groin surgery last month.
Wed May 08, 2013
The Hartford Courant
Rangers Top Capitals, Even Series At 2-2
Derek Stepan 's goal six minutes into the third period powered the New York Rangers to a 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals.
Too Many Men On The Site
Injury Update: Toni Lydman, Jason Spezza, Brooks Laich, Ray Emery, Dave Bolland, Ryane Clowe
Apr 4, 2013; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Capitals center Brooks Laich lies on the ice after being injured against the New York Islanders in the second period at Verizon Center.
Brooks Laich skates with Caps teammates for first time since sports hernia surgery
Brooks Laich skated Wednesday morning with his Washington Capitals teammates at Madison Square Garden, the first time he has been on the ice since undergoing sports hernia surgery in April.
Fri May 03, 2013
Washington Capitals Will Need Brooks Laich In Stanley Cup Playoffs
The Washington Capitals have been one of the hottest team, if not the most scorching, over the last couple of months of the regular season.
Wed May 01, 2013
New York Post
New style, old foe for Rangers
The Capitals have met the Rangers in the playoffs three times in the past four years, most recently with the Blueshirts surviving in seven games last season.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Rivals Rangers, Capitals set for a new battle
The distance between Washington and New York is minimal for the frequent traveler.
Adam Oates: Brooks Laich 'on the way to recovery'
Brooks Laich is "healing" after sports hernia surgery earlier this month, Washington Capitals coach Adam Oates said Monday, though there is no timetable for the injured forward to resume skating.
Monday Caps Clips: Hurry Up and Wait
Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: A look ahead at the Caps' first round series, Hershey pushes Providence to the brink, updates on Brooks Laich and more.