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  • Capitals GM McPhee: Coach unlikely to be hired before draft

    A month after the Washington Capitals learned that Dale Hunter would not return as coach, general manager George McPhee reiterated Thursday that he is taking his time to find Hunter's replacement. Not surprisingly, McPhee was vague when discussing the...
  • Could a pro hockey team thrive in Baltimore today?

    Could a pro hockey team thrive in Baltimore today?
    When the Capitals and the Predators take the ice at 1st Mariner Arena for Tuesday night's Baltimore Hockey Classic, the two teams will be looking to skate off a little rust, check out a few prospects, maybe try out the new forecheck they just installed in...
  • Scoring low but excitement high at Baltimore Hockey Classic

    Scoring low but excitement high at Baltimore Hockey Classic
    The outcome wasn't what fans had hoped for, but Baltimore rocked the red Tuesday night. On the night when professional ice hockey returned to Baltimore for the first time since 1997, a sellout crowd of an announced 11,082 fans packed 1st Mariner Arena...
  • Baltimore Hockey Classic was a success -- except for the slush

    Baltimore Hockey Classic was a success -- except for the slush
    On Tuesday night, professional ice hockey was back in Baltimore for the first time since 1997. However, the ice -- which is kind of a key ingredient in ice hockey -- didn't hold up well inside of a steamy 1st Mariner Arena as the Nashville Predators...
  • 1st Mariner Arena official believes hockey will return to Baltimore

    1st Mariner Arena official believes hockey will return to Baltimore
    By most measures, the inaugural Baltimore Hockey Classic at 1st Mariner Arena was a success. The game brought in a sellout crowd. Many of the announced 11,082 fans got into the action, wearing either the Washington Capitals’ red or jerseys from the...
  • 1st Mariner Arena official wants an NHL regular season game

    1st Mariner Arena official wants an NHL regular season game
    Poor ice conditions at 1st Mariner Arena put a damper on the inaugural Baltimore Hockey Classic, the city’s first pro ice hockey game in 14 years. Frank Remesch, general manager of 1st Mariner Arena, on Wednesday expressed optimism that the...
  • Capitals fire Boudreau, replace him with former captain Dale Hunter

    Capitals fire Boudreau, replace him with former captain Dale Hunter
    The Washington Capitals on Monday fired coach Bruce Boudreau, who won 200 games faster than any coach in modern NHL history but stumbled regularly in the playoffs despite a talent-laden lineup featuring two-time league MVP Alex Ovechkin. Boudreau was...
  • Coffee Companion (9/23): Break up the O's; Ravens wide-outs

    Coffee Companion (9/23): Break up the O's; Ravens wide-outs
    Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.   Running it back: The...
  • Green sends Caps past Hurricanes in opener, 4-3

    The Washington Capitals' 2011-12 season opener certainly wasn't pretty. They gained and relinquished two separate one-goal leads and the Carolina Hurricanes forced overtime with less than two minutes remaining. But in the extra session the Capitals found...
  • Blues beat Caps 2-1 in Hunter's debut as coach

    Former Washington Capitals great Dale Hunter earned the applause of the sellout crowd Tuesday night at Verizon Center for his NHL coaching debut behind the home team's bench. There were video montages of his fights and goals, replays of Hunter's...
  • Westminster resident follows dad's career as sports massage therapist

    After graduating from high school in 1993, Westminster resident Jennifer (Millar) Roberts attended community college for about a year before she realized it was time for a change. "I was 18 that first year out of high school," said Roberts, who at the...
  • Capitals remain in reach of Southeast title, third seed in East

    With all eight playoff teams in the NHL's Eastern Conference set after Thursday's games, all that remains to be determined are the seedings and first-round matchups. Though, to hear forward Alex Ovechkin explain it, where they finish isn't weighing too...