Tagged: ‘Washington Capitals’

After A Strong Start, Tom Gilbert’s Career Never Materialized As Hoped
February 15th, 2017 at 5:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** For a team with the best record in the entire league, it may be hard to pinpoint a true weakness that needs to be addressed on the roster. To get to that point in the standings, it takes a solid roster from the top all the way to the bottom. Looking...

Capitals Acquire Tom Gilbert from Kings
February 15th, 2017 at 1:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** WASHINGTON â?? The Capitals have acquired defenseman Tom Gilbert from the Kings for future considerations. Those considerations, per Mike Vogel of the Caps: 1) #Caps have obtained D Tom Gilbert from LA for future considerations. Considerations are as follows: Kings retain 20% of ... Read Original Post at ...

Washington Capitals trade for defenseman Tom Gilbert
February 15th, 2017 at 12:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Washington Capitals have acquired Los Angeles Kings defenseman Tom Gilbert for future considerations. Gilbert, 34, will initially report to the Hershey Bears in the AHL. Per's Mike Vogel, the Kings have retained 20 percent of Gilbert's salary. The future considerations that the Capitals must surrender read as follows:...

Savvy summer moves to add Eller, Connolly should keep Capitals quiet at trade deadline
February 14th, 2017 at 3:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** Lars Eller (20) celebrates with Capitals right wing Brett Connolly. (Geoff Burke/USA TODAY Sports) The most improved component of this season's Washington Capitals was constructed with a handshake in June and a phone call a few days later. With that, General Manager Brian MacLellan traded for center Lars Eller at...

A Comparison: Capitals vs. 1970-71 Bruins
February 14th, 2017 at 9:40 AM
***PHOTO1*** Another home game, another big win â?? little has stopped the Washington Capitals from recording more than five goals in a single game for the 11th straight time at Verizon Centre. The Caps have now tied a historical record set by the Boston Bruins during the 1970-71 season. So how...