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#CapsCanes Skate Shavings: Looking To Get Even

Caps aim to reach "franchise .500" for first time in their existence, Holtby starts front end of back-to-backs, Carlson still out.

by Mike Vogel @VogsCaps / Monumental Sports Network

Longtime caps radio voice and Foster Hewitt Award recipient Ron Weber approached me in the press box last week to point out a rather obscure but interesting and amazing fact, and when the Caps host the Hurricanes on Monday night at Verizon Center, that fact could come to full fruition.

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Capitals Expand the Capitals Radio Network

104.7 FM to broadcast every Capitals game for the rest of the 2016-17 season

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

ARLINGTON, Va. - The Washington Capitals have reached an agreement to air broadcasts of their games on 104.7 FM, the team announced today. 104.7 FM will broadcast every Capitals game for the rest of the 2016-17 season, as well as pre- and postgame shows. The radio station will expand and enhance the Capitals Radio Network's current coverage in the Washington, D.C. area, as well as extending Capitals broadcasts to Pennsylvania and North Carolina. 

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T.J. Oshie Named NHL's "Third Star" of the Week

Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie has been named the NHL's "Third Star" for the week ending Jan. 22.

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

ARLINGTON, Va. - Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie has been named the NHL's "Third Star" for the week ending Jan. 22, the NHL announced today.

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Capitals Announce Initiatives with ORG Packaging

Team to Host Press Event Feb. 1 Announcing HIFE Month Initiatives

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

ARLINGTON, Va. - The Capitals will host a press event announcing the team's Hockey is For Everyone Month initiatives prior to their game versus the Boston Bruins on Wednesday, Feb. 1, at 6:45 p.m. Ted Leonsis, founder, chairman, majority owner and chief executive officer of Monumental Sports & Entertainment, Raul Fernandez, owner and vice chairman of Monumental Sports & Entertainment and Zhou Yunjie, ORG Packaging chairman, will participate in the press event along with Beijing Primary School players, as well as local youth hockey players from the Fort Dupont Ice Arena, American Special Hockey Association and Kettler Capitals Iceplex programs.

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Caps Make Quick Stop Home to Host Canes

With points in 13 straight games (11-0-2), the Caps play their lone home game in a span of seven contests on Monday against Carolina.

by Mike Vogel @VogsCaps / Monumental Sports Network

January 23 vs. Carolina Hurricanes at Verizon Center

Time: 7:00 p.m.

TV: CSN 

Radio: Capitals Radio 24/7

Washington Capitals 31-9-6

Carolina Hurricanes 21-18-7

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2017 Caps Mentors' Trip: Then and Now

With the end of the 2017 #CapsDads trip, we look back on decades of the players and their number one fans.

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

From the winning locker room at American Airlines Center in Dallas, TX - we look back on a lifetime of love and support from the #CapsDads.

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#CapsStars Postgame Notebook: Fallen Stars

Beagle, Grubauer and power play instrumental in first Caps win in Dallas in more than eight years, Burakovsky ties obscure NHL record.

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

Beating a scuffling Western Conference club on the road might not seem like much of a big deal, but the Capitals' 4-3 overtime win over the Dallas Stars on Saturday night in Dallas was a long time coming for the visitors from Washington.

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2017 Caps Mentors' Trip: #CapsDads at #CapsStars

The #CapsDads take in the 4-3 OT/win against the Dallas Stars from American Airlines Center.

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / WashingtonCaps.com

The Caps Mentors wrapped up their trip with an exciting 4-3 OT/win against the Dallas Stars at American Airlines Center. The victory led to some of the most memorable celebrations ever from a #CapsDads trip.

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Short Shifts

Capitals dads dance, do 100 pushups in rowdy postgame

Lars Johansson had more moves, coach's father carried on players' shoulders

NHL.com @NHL

When it comes to movies, the sequel rarely lives up to the original. That is not the case this time.

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Caps Take Down Stars in Dallas

Beagle's overtime tally brings Caps all the way back from two-goal hole for 4-3 win, their first in Dallas in more than eight years.

by Mike Vogel @VogsCaps / Monumental Sports Network

It wasn't easy, and it wasn't pretty, but the Washington Capitals finally found a way to down the Stars in Dallas. The winning recipe involved a great goaltending performance, naturally, and Philipp Grubauer delivered on that count. It also called for some clutch penalty killing, some relentless play from the bottom six, a couple of power-play strikes and an overtime goal from Jay Beagle.

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