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Washington Capitals rob Colorado with Varlamov trade
Washington Capitals General Manager, George McPhee has been oft criticized of late. McPhee made the most of the theory of addition by subtraction by sending disgruntled Goalie, Semyon Varlamov to Colorado for the Avalanche's 2012 1st and 2nd round picks. 

This just in...the Colorado Avalanche aren't projected to be good so that 1st round pick Washington now owns could be a top 5 pick or...
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Could Marty Turco be Varlamov's replacement in Washington?
The Washington Capitals appear to be parting ways with talented but oft injured goalie Semyon Varlamov. His agent's tactic of negotiating via the media with threats is just something George McPhee does not respond well to. Eric Belanger's agent tried that ploy last year and wound up in Columbus. So who will the Caps get to replace Varlamov?

Marty Turco and Mike Knuble have been friends since thei...
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Is Brooks Laich worth $4.5 million?
As I start to write this I know this will make me very unpopular even in my own house. Let me state for the record that I am a huge Brooks Laich fan but I am a bigger fan of the Washington Capitals earning their first Stanley Cup which begs the question...Is Laich worth $4.5 million dollars for the next 6 years?

The following is a short list of players I jotted down that fall close to that price ...
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What does Sabourin's resigning mean for the Caps and Bears?
Bonnie Leydig,
Contributing Journalist




The Washington Capitals announced on June 17th, 2011 that they had re-signed goaltender Dany Sabourin to a one-year, two-way contract. Shortly after reading about this, my immediate thought was about how unhappy some of the fans in Hershey would be over this news, as it is no secret among them that Dany is not a fan favorite. However, what a lot of fans f...
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As the draft nears the Capitals have no quick fixes
In a recent poll I asked Caps fans what they wanted General Manager George McPhee to do in the upcoming NHL entry draft. Thus far the majority of fans want the Caps to trade their pick and a player if needed in an effort to obtain veteran impact player.

Ok, so that begs the question...what player can the Capitals acquire that can make a significant impact on the outcome of the 2012 season? The te...
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