Washington Capitals goalie Henrik Lundqvist was back on the ice just two months removed from underdoing successful open heart surgery.
Washington Capitals players Alex Ovechkin, Ilya Samsonov, Evgeny Kuznetsov, and Dmitry Orlov were placed on the NHL’s COVID-19 list Wednesday night and new details are emerging about the case.
As the news came down Thursday that Washington Capitals goalie Henrik Lundqvist would be missing the upcoming season due to a heart condition, the fallout was immediate. This is a tough situation for the netminder and his family, serving as yet another reminder that life is bigger than hockey. It also sticks yet another brickContinue reading “Capitals: Lundqvist to Miss Season Due to Heart Condition”
We now know that Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin wants to finish his pro hockey career with Dynamo Moscow in the KHL. Ovechkin delivered the news during an interview with Russian Television International. The 35-year-old is still playing at a high level and does not have any plans to cut his time with Washington short.Continue reading “Capitals: Ovechkin Will Finish Career with Dynamo Moscow”
You don’t have to go far to find the storyline in the playoff series between the Washington Capitals and New York Islanders. Barry Trotz is in all the headlines, as you might expect. The current coach of the Islanders was the coach of the Capitals when they won the Stanley Cup two years ago. TrotzContinue reading “2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Washington Capitals vs. New York Islanders”