This is the May 26, 2014 news archive. View today's Capitals rumors and news.
For the past few days, it’s seemed only a matter of time before Barry Trotz was named the next head coach of the Washington Capitals. And Monday evening, that was finally made official. It had also been suspected the Capitals would hire either Predators…Share Tweet
NHL.com May 26, 2014ARLINGTON, Va. - The Washington Capitals have promoted Brian MacLellan to general manager and hired former Nashville Predators coach Barry Trotz. The team announced the moves Monday. MacLellan, who also gets the title of senior vice-presid...Share Tweet
Capitals Tap Barry Trotz As CoachMay 26Pierre LeBrun breaks down why the Washington Capitals decided to hire former Nashville Predators coach Barry Trotz to the same position. LeBrun also breaks down Washington's decision to promote Brian MacLellan to the position of general manager.