Hershey Bears


With the Capitals’ rookie camp set to begin Sept.


The Capitals' AHL affiliate Hershey Bears announced their pre-season schedule on Thursday with two games in early October.


From now until the start of rookie camp in early September Capitals coach Barry Trotz will be kicking around line combinations in his head, trying to figure out who complements each other best.


On Saturday, Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan said he was close to finalizing a new contract for restricted free agent Chris Brown and on Thursday the club completed the two-year, two-way


The Capitals have addressed their need for depth down the middle with Thursday's signing of unrestricted free agent center Zach Sill to a one-year, two-way deal.