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Daniel Sprong
Inks two-year deal
RWWashington Capitals
September 18, 2020
Sprong signed a two-year, $1.45 million contract extension with the Capitals on Friday.
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Brian Pinho
Inks two-year extension
CWashington Capitals
September 17, 2020
Pinho was signed to a two-year, $1.45 million extension on Thursday.
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Axel Jonsson-Fjallby
Loaned to Swedish club
LWWashington Capitals  Foreign
September 14, 2020
Jonsson-Fjallby was loaned to Vastervik IK of the Swedish HockeyAllsvenskan League to begin the 2020-21 season.
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Alexander Alexeyev
Loaned to KHL team
DWashington Capitals  Foreign
September 3, 2020
The Capitals have loaned Alexeyev to Salavat Yulaev Ufa of the KHL.
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Ilya Samsonov
Should be ready for next season
GWashington Capitals
Undisclosed
August 23, 2020
Samsonov (undisclosed) will be evaluated in early September, and general manager Brian MacLellan said he "should be ready for camp," Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
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Nicklas Backstrom
Quiet in return to lineup
CWashington Capitals
August 20, 2020
Backstrom (concussion) had three shots and was minus-2 in Thursday's 4-0 loss to the Islanders in Game 5.
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Braden Holtby
No offensive support
GWashington Capitals
August 20, 2020
Holtby allowed two goals on 15 shots Thursday in a 4-0 loss to the Islanders in Game 5.
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Nicklas Backstrom
Ready to rock Thursday
CWashington Capitals
August 20, 2020
Backstrom (concussion) will return to the lineup for Thursday's Game 5 matchup against the Islanders.
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Martin Fehervary
Won't play Thursday
DWashington Capitals
Undisclosed
August 20, 2020
Fehervary (undisclosed) will not be in action against the Islanders for Game 5 on Thursday, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
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Braden Holtby
Slated to start Game 5
GWashington Capitals
August 20, 2020
Holtby is expected to start Thursday's Game 5 matchup with the Islanders.
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Nicklas Backstrom
Game-time decision Thursday
CWashington Capitals
Concussion
August 19, 2020
Backstrom (concussion) will be a game-time call for Thursday's Game 5 against the Islanders, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
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Zach Fucale
Inks one-year deal
GWashington Capitals  Minors
August 19, 2020
Fucale was signed to a one-year, two-way deal by the Capitals on Wednesday.
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Braden Holtby
Helps extend series
GWashington Capitals
August 18, 2020
Holtby stopped 24 of 26 shots Tuesday in a 3-2 win over the Islanders in Game 4.
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John Carlson
Logs two helpers
DWashington Capitals
August 18, 2020
Carlson registered a pair of assists and logged a team-high 24:26 of ice time in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Islanders in Game 4.
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Alex Ovechkin
Comes up with tying, winning goals
LWWashington Capitals
August 18, 2020
Ovechkin scored twice on four shots in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Islanders in Game 4. He added three hits and two PIM.
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Evgeny Kuznetsov
Plays key role in comeback
CWashington Capitals
August 18, 2020
Kuznetsov had a goal and an assist with four shots and two hits Tuesday in a 3-2 win over the Islanders in Game 4.
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Nicklas Backstrom
Out for Game 4
CWashington Capitals
Concussion
August 18, 2020
Backstrom (concussion) isn't on the ice for warmups and won't be a part of the lineup for Tuesday's Game 4 against the Islanders, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
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Braden Holtby
Set to start Tuesday
GWashington Capitals
August 18, 2020
Holtby is slated to start Tuesday's Game 4 matchup with the Islanders.
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Nicklas Backstrom
Game-time call
CWashington Capitals
Concussion
August 18, 2020
Backstrom (concussion) will be a game-time decision for Tuesday's Game 4 against the Islanders, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
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Martin Fehervary
Dealing with undisclosed issue
DWashington Capitals
Undisclosed
August 18, 2020
Fehervary (undisclosed) won't play in Tuesday's Game 4 against the Islanders, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
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Nicklas Backstrom
Skates Monday
CWashington Capitals
Concussion
August 17, 2020
Backstrom (concussion) was cleared to begin skating Monday, Stephen Whyno of the Associated Press reports.
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Evgeny Kuznetsov
Lights lamp Sunday
CWashington Capitals
August 16, 2020
Kuznetsov scored a power-play goal Sunday in the Capitals' 2-1 overtime loss to the Islanders during Game 3.
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Braden Holtby
Can't steal win in Game 3
GWashington Capitals
August 16, 2020
Holtby made 32 saves Sunday in the Capitals' 2-1 overtime loss to the Islanders during Game 3 of their first-round series.
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Travis Boyd
Healthy scratch Sunday
CWashington Capitals
August 16, 2020
Boyd will be a healthy scratch for Sunday's Game 3 against the Islanders, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
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Michal Kempny
Watching from press box Sunday
DWashington Capitals
August 16, 2020
Kempny won't suit up for Sunday's Game 3 versus the Islanders, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
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