Caps Today, 5/17/13

Posted on May 17, 2013 by Ben Guerrero

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Monumental Network:  Monumental Today 5/16/13 / Press Row 5/16/13
Washington Post: With coach and system stabilized, Washington Capitals can focus on shaping rosterCapitals Insider:  Capitals head into offseason with coaching stability / Capitals Insider: Alex Ovechkin played with fractured left foot in Games 6, 7 against Rangers, source says / Capitals Insider: Alex Ovechkin, Russia eliminated from World Championship / Kids Post: Do the Capitals need more luck?

Washington Times: Overhaul doesn't appear necessary a Capitals enter offseasonAlex Ovechkin played with broken foot in Games 6, 7 / Harris: Capitals’ offseason task: Find Alex Ovechkin a worthy wingman / Capitals Watch: Groin injury made for a trying season Brooks Laich / Capitals Watch: Is Tom Wilson ready to be a regular for Capitals?

CSN Washington: Ovechkin played with a fractured foot / How close is Caps’ Tom Wilson? Ovechkin played with hairline fracture in foot

Associated Press: Capitals say Alex Ovechkin got hairline fracture in left foot during Game 6 against Rangers / U.S. dominates Alex Ovechkin, Russia in world championships / Alex Ovechkin heads to worlds to help Russia defend title Alex Ovechkin played final games of playoffs with broken foot

Hockey News: THN/Yahoo! NHL Awards: Best shootout shooter, best shootout goalie (Alex Ovechkin mentioned) Report: Ovechkin played last two games of Rangers series with fractured foot Capitals Face Interesting Offseason with Several Notable Free Agents

Ria Novosti: Ovechkin Fit and Ready to Play for Team Russia / Ovechkin Joins Team Russia at Ice Hockey Worlds

Sporting News: Alex Ovechkin fractured foot blocking shot against Rangers

Sports Illustrated: Report: Alex Ovechkin played Games 6 & 7 with broken foot

WJLA-TV: Washington Capitals: “These days suck”
CBS DC: Adam Oates on The Junkies 5/16/13 / Adam Oates on The LaVar Arrington Show with Chad Dukes 5/16/13

WRC-TV NBC 4: What’s Next for the Caps? 

Yahoo! Sports: Alex Ovechkin suffers second 5-goal elimination loss in a week; has fractured foot Royals Offer Reading Fans a Chance at National Championship

Reading Eagle: Welcome back: Wellar a positive force for Royals 
Ted’s Take: Groupon on CNBC Bradley Beal to Rep Wizards at NBA Draft Lottery / Caps Post Playoff Pixels / The Dark Side
Japers’ Rink: The Losingest Losers That Ever Lost. Or Not.

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Caps Today, 5/16/13

May 16, 2013

The Washington Capitals ECHL affiliate, the Reading Royals, won the Eastern Conference championship on Saturday, defeating Cincinnati 3-1 in Game 5 of the best-of-seven series. With the win the Royals captured the E.A. ‘Bud’ Gingher Memorial Trophy, as the Eastern Conference Playoff Champions, and will make their first Kelly Cup final appearance in franchise history.


Caps Today Schedule

Upcoming Dates
Sunday, Feb. 7
10 a.m.: Barry Trotz media availability, Verizon Center
12 p.m.: vs. Philadelphia Flyers, Verizon Center
Audio: 106.7 WJFK, Caps Radio 24/7, Caps Mobile App,

Monday, Feb. 8
Day off

Tuesday, Feb. 9
11:30 a.m. CT: Morning skate, Bridgestone Arena
8 p.m. ET: at Nashville Predators, Bridgestone Arena
Audio: 106.7 WJFK, Caps Radio 24/7, Caps Mobile App,

Wednesday, Feb. 10
1 p.m. CT: Practice, Xcel Energy Center

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