Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final will be played Saturday between the Dallas Stars and Tampa Bay Lightning. The Capitals were in the Stanley Cup Final in 2018, but in each of the two seasons since have been ousted in the first round of the playoffs....
by: J.J. Regan — NBC Sports Washington 18 Sep
The Capitals had a lengthy to-do list for the 2020 offseason with finding a new head coach at the top of that list. With Peter Laviolette signed as the new bench boss, it's up to general manager Brian MacLellan to fix the rest of the holes on the...
by: J.J. Regan — NBC Sports Washington 17 Sep
In the era of the salary cap, young players are becoming more and more important to teams with championship aspirations. Young players on their entry-level or second contracts have small cap hits. That means a team can add good prospect players to...
by: Andrew Knoll — NY Times 15 Sep
Laviolette takes over Washington after back-to-back division championships followed by first-round exits in the postseason.
by: Barry Svrluga — Washington Post 15 Sep
After experimenting with yet another first-time coach, the Capitals now turn to a straight-talking Stanley Cup winner, who seems like a perfect fit.
by: Anthony Scultore — The Daily Goal Horn 15 Sep
Peter Laviolette has been hired to lead the Washington Capitals as their new head coach.
by: Stephen Whyno, Associated Press — Detroit News 15 Sep
Laviolette is the first Cup-winning coach hired in the franchise’s 46-year history.
by: Carol Schram — Forbes 15 Sep
Less than a month after parting ways with Todd Reirden following a first-round playoff exit, the Washington Capitals announced Tuesday that they've hired Peter Laviolette as their new head coach.
by: Adam Gretz — Yardbarker 15 Sep
From Hall of Fame linemates, to great 1-2 punches, to defense pairings that shut teams down we take a look at the 25 best duos in NHL history. These duos do not necessarily need to be players that played on the same line, but just notable duos that...
by: Mike DePrisco — NBC Sports Washington 15 Sep
The Capitals made it official on Tuesday and named Peter Laviolette their replacement for Todd Reirden as head coach. Washington needed a well-respected veteran voice behind the bench, and they got one. Laviolette has won a Stanley Cup, been to...