| Jan 1, 2015
| 5:32 PM
WASHINGTON — One by one in a hallway deep within Nationals Park after the Capitals' 3-2 victory Thursday over the Blackhawks, behind-the-scenes Hawks employees stopped on their way to the team bus to hug the game's hero, Caps forward Troy Brouwer....
| Jan 1, 2015
| 5:46 PM
WASHINGTON — After a game that was anything but routine, Niklas Hjalmarsson and his Blackhawks teammates are looking forward to a little normalcy.
"It has been kind of a circus around here for the last couple of weeks and we can't wait to go...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 11:14 AM
A bit too much sunshine filled the sky at the opening faceoff of the Winter Classic, and seat cushions rained down when the winning goal was scored just before the final whistle.
The replica of the U.S. Capitol in center field was a nice touch, given...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 11:38 PM
Shane Doan had a pair of goals and an assist as the Arizona Coyotes beat the Capitals, 6-5, Sunday night, rallying for their first road victory and handing Washington its fourth straight loss. The Capitals, who blew a 3-1 advantage, mounted a late...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 5:05 PM
TV/radio: 7:30 p.m.; CSN+, WGN-AM 720.
Storylines: Hawks are looking to build off a rare offensive explosion in a 5-0 road victory over the Canadiens on Tuesday night. Corey Crawford will get the start in goal, a game after recording his 11th career...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 3:49 PM
Andrew Shaw was chatting with his parents in the stands of the Xcel Energy Center in Minnesota during the 2011 NHL draft when his name was called.
The forward didn't hear the team that had selected him, so after a quick glance at the draft board, Shaw...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 11:14 PM
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III returned to the practice field for the first time since dislocating his left ankle in Week 2 and looked "fine" while handling a limited workload, coach Jay Gruden said. The coach said that once the third-...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 12:13 PM
Former Chicago Blackhawks right wing Troy Brouwer has a contract pending to sell his three-bedroom, 2,900-square-foot duplex penthouse condominium unit in Roscoe Village, which is on the market for $750,000.
The Vancouver-born Brouwer, 29, was with...
| Aug 21, 2014
Former Chicago Blackhawks right wing Troy Brouwer has a contract pending to sell his three-bedroom, 2,900-square-foot duplex penthouse in Roscoe Village for $749,000, just $1,000 less than the asking price.
Brouwer, 29, from Vancouver, British Columbia,...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 10:31 PM
The Detroit Red Wings made their intentions clear from the start Sunday at Verizon Center. If the Washington Capitals were on the power play, Detroit would dedicate one player solely to shadowing Alex Ovechkin to take the NHL's leading scorer out of the...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 11:19 PM
Let's pause for a moment of appreciation for Rogie Vachon and Toe Blake.
And Marian Gaborik.
First, the present-day man of the moment: Gaborik. The recently acquired Gaborik set up the first goal and later scored the decisive goal in a three-round...