Gary Bettman


Tonight at Verizon Center, the Capitals will honor Alex Ovechkin’s 500th NHL goal with a pregame ceremony and a nice shiny gift.


When former Capitals forward Anson Carter broke into the NHL in 1996, he made a promise to his parents.


NHL commissioner Gary Bettman touched on a variety of subjects when he met with the media before Wednesday night’s game between the Capitals and Penguins.


Perhaps the only thing more annoying than watching the NHL and its players haggle over how to divide $3.3 billion is seeing NFL types tweeting erroneous information.


Lawyers from the NHL and its players’ association had an informational meeting in New York on Sunday before representatives from the NHLPA took details from the NHL’s proposal back to its ne