Category Archives: Brent Johnson

Three-Game Themes After an Opening Weekend of Play

Three games in an 82-game season plus weeks or months of postseason amount to little more than a single frame in a two-hour drama reel, and yet I looked to Columbus weekend 2008 as an opportunity to survey for some … Continue reading

Posted in Alexander Ovechkin, Alexander Semin, Brent Johnson, Bruce Boudreau, Michael Nylander, Morning cup-a-joe, Sergei Fedorov, Washington Capitals | 14 Comments

So . . . About That Goaltending

I wasn’t the most popular fella in these parts when, in the middle of summer, I offered the opinion that losing out on Cristobal Huet and settling for Jose Theodore didn’t exactly inspire dreams of circling around Verizon Center ice … Continue reading

Posted in Brent Johnson, Comcast SportsNet, Joe Beninati, Jose Theodore, Morning cup-a-joe, Olaf Kolzig, TV, Washington Capitals | 32 Comments

Opening Night Roster Set

The Washington Capitals announced that Karl Alzner and Chris Bourque have been assigned to the Hershey Bears. Quintin Laing was placed on waivers and, if cleared, will report to Hershey. 2008 Washington Capitals Opening Night Roster FORWARDS   #   Player Ht. … Continue reading

Posted in Alexander Ovechkin, Alexander Semin, Boyd Gordon, Brent Johnson, Brooks Laich, Chris Bourque, Chris Clark, Dave Steckel, Donald Brashear, Eric Fehr, John Erskine, Jose Theodore, Karl Alzner, Matt Bradley, Michael Nylander, Mike Green, Milan Jurcina, Nicklas Backstrom, Sergei Fedorov, Tom Poti, Tomas Fleischmann, Washington Capitals | 17 Comments

Super Teambuilding

Thanks to Capitals Director for Media Relations Nate Ewell for passing on a great photograph from the season ticket holder’s party.

Posted in Alexander Ovechkin, Boyd Gordon, Brent Johnson, Chris Clark, Dave Steckel, Donald Brashear, Eric Fehr, Jose Theodore, Matt Bradley, Mike Green, Nate Ewell, Nicklas Backstrom, Washington Capitals | 17 Comments

Scenes From Camp

Unofficial OFB photographer Chanuck was out at Kettler on Saturday and Tuesday to catch some of the Caps’ camp activities. Check it out:

Posted in Alexander Ovechkin, Alexander Semin, Brent Johnson, Eric Fehr, Jose Theodore, Kettler Capitals Iceplex, Milan Jurcina, Sergei Fedorov, Washington Capitals | 3 Comments

Awards Night Revelry

Capitals fans gathered at the Verizon Center on Thursday night to watch the NHL Awards and meet some players. Official OFB photographer Chanuck attended and captured the event.

Posted in Boyd Gordon, Brent Johnson, National Hockey League, Washington Capitals | 2 Comments