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Justin Schultz
Two points in shootout loss
DWashington Capitals
January 24, 2021
Schultz scored an even-strength goal and added a power-play assist in Sunday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Sabres.
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Nicklas Backstrom
Cashes in on power play Sunday
CWashington Capitals
January 24, 2021
Backstrom scored a goal and an assist, both on the power play, in Sunday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Sabres.
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Vitek Vanecek
Falls short in shootout
GWashington Capitals
January 24, 2021
Vanecek made 45 saves in regulation and overtime and stopped one of two shootout attempts in Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Sabres.
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Trevor van Riemsdyk
Draws into lineup
DWashington Capitals
January 24, 2021
Van Riemsdyk will be in the lineup Sunday against the Sabres, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
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Connor McMichael
Set for NHL debut
CWashington Capitals
January 24, 2021
McMichael will make his NHL debut in Sunday's game against the Sabres after being recalled from the taxi squad, Tarik El-Bashir of The Athletic reports.
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Vitek Vanecek
Defending net Sunday
GWashington Capitals
January 24, 2021
Vanecek will protect the home cage in Sunday's game against the Sabres, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
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Tom Wilson
Won't go Sunday
RWWashington Capitals
Lower Body
January 24, 2021
Wilson (lower body) won't be in the lineup for Sunday's game against Buffalo, Tarik El-Bashir of The Athletic reports.
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Tom Wilson
Uncertain for Sunday
RWWashington Capitals
Lower Body
January 23, 2021
Wilson is considered day-to-day with his lower-body injury ahead of Sunday's matchup with the Sabres, Tarik El-Bashir of The Athletic reports.
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John Carlson
Shootout hero in Friday's win
DWashington Capitals
January 22, 2021
Carlson recorded an assist, six shots, three hits, two blocked shots and a plus-2 rating before scoring the only goal in the shootout during Friday's 4-3 win over the Sabres,
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Jakub Vrana
Steps up with two points Friday
RWWashington Capitals
January 22, 2021
Vrana scored a goal and an assist in Friday's 4-3 shootout win over the Sabres.
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Vitek Vanecek
Hangs on for shootout win
GWashington Capitals
January 22, 2021
Vanecek stopped 24 shots in regulation and overtime and all four shootout attempts he faced in Friday's 4-3 win over the Sabres.
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Tom Wilson
Injured Friday
RWWashington Capitals
Lower Body
January 22, 2021
Wilson left Friday's game with a lower-body injury and will not return.
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Vitek Vanecek
Gets starting nod versus Sabres
GWashington Capitals
January 22, 2021
Vanecek will be between the pipes for Friday's road tilt versus Buffalo, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
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Brian Pinho
Joins active roster
CWashington Capitals
January 22, 2021
Pinho was added to the Capitals' active roster from the taxi squad Thursday, per TSN.
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Ilya Samsonov
Tests positive for COVID-19
GWashington Capitals
Covid-19
January 21, 2021
Samsonov has tested positive for COVID-19, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
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Connor McMichael
Could make debut soon
CWashington Capitals
January 21, 2021
Head coach Peter Laviolette indicated that McMichael could see game action with Evgeny Kuznetsov (COVID-19 protocols) and Alex Ovechkin (COVID-19 protocols) in quarantine, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
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Ilya Samsonov
Headed for quarantine
GWashington Capitals
Covid-19
January 21, 2021
Samsonov (COVID-19 protocols) will miss at least the next four games due to quarantine restrictions, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
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Dmitry Orlov
Slated to miss games
DWashington Capitals
Covid-19
January 21, 2021
Orlov (COVID-19 protocols) will be out of the lineup for a minimum of four games, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
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Evgeny Kuznetsov
Out next four games
CWashington Capitals
Covid-19
January 21, 2021
Head coach Peter Laviolette announced that Kuznetsov (COVID-19 protocols) will miss at least the next four games due to quarantine restrictions, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
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Alex Ovechkin
Ruled out next four games
LWWashington Capitals
Covid-19
January 21, 2021
Ovechkin (COVID-19 protocols) will be unavailable for Washington's next four games after entering quarantine, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
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Craig Anderson
Promoted to active roster
GWashington Capitals
January 21, 2021
The Capitals promoted Anderson from their taxi squad to their active roster Thursday.
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Connor McMichael
Promoted to taxi squad
CWashington Capitals
January 21, 2021
McMichael was called up to the taxi squad Thursday.
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Ilya Samsonov
Placed in virus protocol
GWashington Capitals
Covid-19
January 20, 2021
Samsonov was placed in the NHL's COVID-19 protocol Wednesday, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
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Dmitry Orlov
Unavailable due to virus protocol
DWashington Capitals
Covid-19
January 20, 2021
Orlov was placed in the league's COVID-19 protocol Wednesday, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
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Evgeny Kuznetsov
Placed on COVID-19 list
CWashington Capitals
Covid-19
January 20, 2021
Kuznetsov was added to the COVID-19 protocol Wednesday, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
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