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  1. Capitals goaltender Justin Peters undergoes left knee surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Goaltender Justin Peters became the third member of the Washington Capitals to undergo offseason surgery, joining defenseman Brooks Orpik and center Nicklas Backstrom with a left knee operation performed Monday, which the team called "successful." In a brief news release announcing the surgery , the Capitals anticipated Peters would return "to full hockey activities in time for Capitals training camp," the start date for which has not yet been announced.


  2. Toronto Maple Leafs: A Case For Inquiring About Tom WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | Editor in Leaf

    ... (52.5% CF%) this year was that he played a significant portion of his 5v5 time with Alexander Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom (45% 5v5 TOI). But it's not much of an argument because Wilson was at 51% without Backstrom and Ovechkin. There's nothing ...


  3. MacLellan doesn't think summer additions have to take from JohanssonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... shie over the summer and both of them are expected to serve as top-six forwards along with Alex Ovechkin , Nicklas Backstrom , and Evgeny Kuznetsov . So when everyone is healthy, that will leave just one slot for Johansson or Andre Burakovsky .


  4. Deeper top six means competition for re-signed forward Marcus JohanssonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... (from St. Louis via trade), however, created a jammed top-six situation. Depending on the health of center Nicklas Backstrom, who only recently began skating after having arthroscopic hip surgery in May, five of the six spots could be filled ...


  5. Arbitration ruling awards Marcus Johansson one-year, $3.75 million contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... with MacLellan and Johansson is expected within the next several days. This upcoming season, once center Nicklas Backstrom recovers from arthroscopic hip surgery and the Capitals return to full strength, Johansson figures to battle beside ...


  6. Hockey grows in Maryland as Capitals, Ovechkin make waves in NHLRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | The Recorder

    ... to USA Hockey. Following the league lockout in the 2004-2005 season, Ovechkin, along with fellow star Nicklas Backstrom, has led the Capitals to seven playoff appearances and five Southeast Division titles. The Russian dynamo Ovechkin has been named ...


  7. Brooks Orpik has wrist surgery, expected back for start of regular seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... beside John Carlson. Last summer, he signed a five-year, $27.75 million contract. Orpik joins forward Nicklas Backstrom as current players recovering from offseason operations. Backstrom, the projected top-line center, had arthroscopic hip surgery ...


  8. Life in the minors: Connor Carrick of the Hershey BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 |

    ... goals. On the Caps, he learned to manage life on to road among veterans and stars like Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom. Carrick went to his first away game with a backpack from high school while longtime players carried designer bags. He had ...


  9. Rangers lock up Stepan at below-market moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | USA Today

    ... Stepan's $6.5 million cap hit ranks 18th in the league among centers, just below the Washington Capitals' Nicklas Backstrom and ahead of the Carolina Hurricanes' Jordan Staal. New York has $425,875 in cap space, according to , ...


  10. Johansson asks for $4.75 million, Caps offer $3 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... recorded only five even-strength goals in 114 games between 2012-13 and 2013-14. Depending on how center Nicklas Backstrom's health affects the depth chart during training camp, Johansson could begin next season at center, but with the Capitals at ...


  11. Capitals, Holtby avoid short-term answer with long-term, $30.5 million dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... goaltenders, he now commands the third-most lucrative contract on his own team behind Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom, so defenseman John Carlson tweeted six of the same vehicle emoji with the hashtag, "brinkstruck." "I think both [sides] wanted ...


  12. Braden Holtby, Capitals Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... from the Los Angeles Kings . With added firepower to a flashy offense that already includes Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and Evgeny Kuznetsov, Holtby shouldn't feel the pressure of having to shut out an opponent in order to win every night.


  13. Monday Caps ClipsRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | Japers' Rink

    Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Hip Watch continues for Nicklas Backstrom, the looming battles at the bottom, Wrecker's back in town, and more.


  14. Ranking the 10 Biggest Roster Moves from the 2015 NHL Offseason so FarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... on a line with skill, because he can help offensively while also doing the checking chores. Last year, Nicklas Backstrom and Alexander Ovechkin played a lot together , but the third member of that line was a moving target. From Tom Wilson to Jay ...


  15. ising youth to work with as well. Whether or not itRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2015 | Captain Thunder's NASCAR News

    ... his career and I think he will come close to doing it a seventh time this season. Projection 84 points.23. Nicklas Backstrom Backstroms production took a 36 point drop last season. Hes playing on a very talented team with Alexander Ovechkin so I see ...


  16. A hectic, exciting, a little awkwarda start to Capitals tenure for T.J. OshieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... than the Blues. Oshie figures to slot somewhere on the right side in the top six, whether beside centers Nicklas Backstrom or Evgeny Kuznetsov. "I think it was just their excitement for the season, our team," Oshie said. "I don't really need to go ...


  17. Caleb Herbert, in his sixth Capitals development camp, sails on through a rough seasaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... in the fall. Last year, Herbert felt star-struck sharing rinks with household names like Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom, and accordingly "you start thinking a lot and you get inside your own head." "I guess the closest thing to that was ...


  18. Capitals a not done lookinga for help at centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The status of center Nicklas Backstrom's surgically repaired hip could dictate whether the Capitals pursue outside help at center. Among the emotions expressed by Washington Capitals management at the end of the season - optimism despite another second-round exit, hope their restricted free agents would re-sign in timely fashion, acceptance that familiar faces might exit just the same - Coach Barry Trotz and General Manager Brian MacLellan pitched a unified front concerning forward Evgeny Kuznetsov and the position he occupied for most of his rookie season.


  19. Washington Capitals development camp lays some groundwork for 2015-16 Hershey BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 |

    ... Murphy said, the staff opted to keep together lines that had worked together all week. With Caps centerman Nicklas Backstrom (hip surgery) expected to miss the start of the 2015-16 season, Trotz said, the team is keeping an eye on second-year pro ...


  20. Caps GM doesn't fear possible arbitration for Holtby, JohanssonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... points last season; he didn't look out of place when he joined the Caps' top line with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom , either. Washington boasts about $10.9 million in cap space, but those two could eat a huge chunk of that breathing room. It ...