This is the May 27, 2014 news archive. View today's Capitals rumors and news.
NHL draft combine: New GMs dive right in
thehockeynews.com Updated May 27, 2014
The NHL draft combine is officially underway right now in Toronto, giving teams a chance to get to know more than 100 of the top prospects available this summer. But for a cohort of new GMs in the league, they also have to get familiar with their new sc…Share Tweet
NHL.com May 27, 2014WASHINGTON - The new Washington Capitals coach says the team has what it needs to compete for a Stanley Cup despite missing the playoffs this season. Barry Trotz said Tuesday that he doesn't see why the Capitals can't be in the mix right away...Share TweetNew coach Trotz says Capitals have Cup potential just as they are, plans meeting with OvechkinShare Tweet
Alex Ovechkin does throat slash, parties with Vladimir Putin after worlds winyahoo.com May 27, 2014Seeing how Alex Ovechkin reacts to winning anything – even the IIHF world championships – makes us a little sad that we haven’t seen the Washington Capitals star hoist the Stanley Cup or capture Olympic gold. Because, in the words of hockey’s most celeb…Share Tweet
Barry Trotz Era Begins In WashingtonMay 27Steve Levy and Barry Melrose previews what will happen when defensive-minded Barry Trotz takes over an offensive-focused team in the Capitals.
SportsCenter's Inside The NHLMay 27Steve Levy and Barry Melrose look at the Kings trying to close out the Blackhawks, ask why its so hard to repeat as Stanley Cup champions, and preview the Barry Trotz era in Washington.
Two Sides to the SuitMay 27If I were an NFL attorney, I’d be concerned with former 49ers center Jeremy Newberry’s claims about routinely getting shot up with the painkiller Toradol—and not being told, according to Newberry, that he risked kidney failure by taking the drug. Newber…