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Vitek Vanecek
Healthy and ready for camp
GWashington Capitals
September 24, 2021
Vanecek has fully recovered from the hamstring injury he suffered in Washington's playoff opener versus Boston last season, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
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Michal Kempny
Skates with second group
DWashington Capitals
September 24, 2021
Kempny (Achilles) skated with the Capitals' second group during Friday's training camp practice, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
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Alex Ovechkin
In usual spot at practice
LWWashington Capitals
September 24, 2021
Ovechkin (undisclosed) skated with Evgeny Kuznetsov and Anthony Mantha during Friday's training camp practice, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
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Ilya Samsonov
Joins teammates for practice
GWashington Capitals
September 24, 2021
Samsonov (undisclosed) practiced Friday, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
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Trevor van Riemsdyk
In line for larger role
DWashington Capitals
September 23, 2021
Van Riemsdyk could be in for a regular role following the departures of Brenden Dillon and Zdeno Chara, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
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T.J. Oshie
Ready for preseason
RWWashington Capitals
September 23, 2021
Oshie suffered a nagging soft tissue injury late last season but has fully recovered and is ready for training camp, Tarik El-Bashir of The Athletic reports.
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John Carlson
Healthy for camp
DWashington Capitals
September 23, 2021
Carlson (knee) indicated he expects to be ready for preseason action after undergoing offseason surgery, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
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Nicklas Backstrom
Considered week-to-week
CWashington Capitals
Hip
September 23, 2021
Backstrom (hip) will miss the start of training camp and is currently listed as "week-to-week," JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
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Damien Riat
Headed back to Switzerland
LWWashington Capitals  Foreign
August 12, 2021
Riat will spend the 2021-22 campaign on loan with Lausanne HC (NLA).
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Ilya Samsonov
Inks one-year deal
GWashington Capitals
Undisclosed
August 9, 2021
Samsonov (undisclosed) penned a one-year, $2 million contract with Washington on Monday.
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Mike Vecchione
Lands two-way deal with Washington
CWashington Capitals  Minors
August 5, 2021
Vecchione signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Capitals on Thursday.
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Dylan McIlrath
Signs with Washington on Wednesday
DWashington Capitals  Minors
July 28, 2021
McIlrath signed a two-year, two-way contract with the Capitals on Wednesday.
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Hunter Shepard
Seals two-year deal with Washington
GWashington Capitals  Minors
July 28, 2021
Shepard signed a two-year, two-way contract with the Capitals on Wednesday.
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Matt Irwin
Signs with Washington
DWashington Capitals  Minors
July 28, 2021
Irwin signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Capitals on Wednesday.
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Lucas Johansen
Stays with Washington
DWashington Capitals  Minors
July 28, 2021
Johansen signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Capitals on Wednesday.
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Vitek Vanecek
Traded back to Washington
GWashington Capitals
Lower Body
July 28, 2021
Vanecek (lower body) was traded from the Kraken to the Capitals on Wednesday in exchange for a second-round pick in 2023.
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Alex Ovechkin
Signs five-year deal
LWWashington Capitals
Undisclosed
July 27, 2021
Ovechkin (undisclosed) agreed to terms on a five-year, $47.5 million contract with Washington on Tuesday.
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John Carlson
Undergoes minor surgery
DWashington Capitals
Knee
July 25, 2021
General manager Brian MacLellan indicated that Carlson (knee) recently underwent a "minor procedure," Tarik El-Bashir of The Athletic reports.
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Brent Johnson
Rearguard joins Washington
DWashington Capitals  College
July 24, 2021
Johnson was drafted 80th overall by the Capitals at the 2021 NHL Draft on Saturday.
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Vincent Iorio
Headed to Washington
DWashington Capitals  Juniors
July 24, 2021
Iorio was selected 55th overall by the Capitals in the 2021 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.
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Alex Ovechkin
Not protected for Expansion Draft
LWWashington Capitals
Undisclosed
July 18, 2021
Ovechkin (undisclosed) was not included on Washington's protected-player list Sunday ahead of Wednesday's Expansion Draft.
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Beck Malenstyn
Re-signs with Washington
CWashington Capitals  Minors
Achilles
July 8, 2021
Malenstyn (Achilles) signed a one-year, two-way contract extension with the Capitals on Thursday.
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Henrik Lundqvist
Resumes light workouts
GWashington Capitals  Free Agent
Chest
July 2, 2021
Lundqvist (heart) announced via his personal Instagram account that he has resumed light workouts.
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Shane Gersich
Pens extension with Capitals
CWashington Capitals  Minors
June 19, 2021
Gersich signed a one-year, two-way contract with Washington on Saturday.
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Michael Sgarbossa
Inks two-year deal
LWWashington Capitals
June 17, 2021
Sgarbossa signed a two-year, two-way contract extension with the Capitals on Thursday.
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