NHL

Washington Capitals
Position
C
 
Jersey
21
Name  Brooks Laich
Born  6/23/1983
Height  6-2
Weight  210
Shoots  L
3/17/2014 6:49:00 PM
Description: Capitals forward Brooks Laich (groin) will miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery on his groin, according to the Washington Post.
Insight: Laich aggravated a nagging groin injury earlier this month and has been in and out of the lineup lately. He had been skating on the top line and produced three goals and six points over his last seven games; the spot will be filled by Marcus Johansson.
 
3/16/2014 6:11:00 PM
Description: Capitals forward Brooks Laich (groin) missed Sunday's game.
Insight: Laich aggravated a nagging groin injury earlier this month and has been in and out of the lineup lately. When healthy he has been playing on the top line and produced three goals and six points his last seven games.
 
3/14/2014 6:50:00 PM
Description: Capitals forward Brooks Laich will play Friday, according to Katie Carrera of the Washington Post.
Insight: Laich aggravated a nagging groin injury earlier this month and had to sit out Tuesday, but he has put up a point in each of his last three games and six points in his last six while skating primarily on the top line.
 
3/8/2014 10:03:00 PM
Description: Capitals forward Brooks Laich played through a groin injury and scored a goal Saturday.
Insight: Laich has dealt with a nagging groin injury the last two seasons and aggravated it Wednesday, but he was able to give it a go and skated nearly 19 minutes against Phoenix. Laich has been getting playing time with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom recently and has put up three goals and five points in his last five games.
 
3/8/2014 7:09:00 PM
Description: Capitals forward Brooks Laich (groin) will play Saturday, according to the Washington Post.
Insight: Laich has dealt with a nagging groin injury the last two seasons and aggravated it Wednesday. He didn't skate Thursday, Friday or Saturday morning, so it's surprising that he's playing. Laich has been getting playing time with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom recently and had four points in his last four games.
 
3/8/2014 5:05:00 PM
Description: Capitals forward Brooks Laich will be a game-time decision Saturday due to a groin injury, according to the Washington Post.
Insight: Laich has dealt with a nagging groin injury the last two seasons and aggravated it Wednesday. He didn't skate Thursday, Friday or Saturday morning and probably won't play Saturday night. Laich has been getting playing time with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom recently and had four points in his last four games.
 
2/27/2014 10:13:00 PM
Description: Capitals forward Brooks Laich skated on the top line with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom Thursday night and it provided an immediate boost to his numbers.
Insight: Laich had a goal and two assists after putting up just nine points in his first 44 games of the season.
 
2/4/2014 10:50:00 AM
Description: Washington Capitals winger Brooks Laich is questionable for Tuesday's game against the NY Islanders due to a groin injury.
Insight: Laich has just nine points in 41 games this season. He's no longer the scorer he once was and fantasy owners can find better elsewhere.
 
12/30/2013 2:06:00 PM
Description: Washington Capitals winger Brooks Laich is questionable for Monday's game with Ottawa due to a groin injury.
Insight: Laich averaged 50.2 points from 2008-2011, but played just nine games last season and has managed just six points in 26 games this season. He's no longer the scorer he once was.
 
12/8/2013 10:55:00 AM
Description: Washington Capitals winger Brooks Laich is questionable for Sunday's game against the NY Rangers due to a groin injury.
Insight: Laich put up 41 points in 2011, but played just nine games last season. His six points in 25 games this season won't put him on any fantasy radar screens, nor will his -9 rating.
 
5/8/2013 11:46:00 AM
Description: Washington Capitals winger Brooks Laich is doubtful for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals Wednesday against the NY Rangers.
Insight: Laich put up 41 points last season (16 G, 25 A), but injured only allowed him to play nine games and score four points. He hasn't been on the ice since April 4.
 
4/6/2013 11:42:00 AM
Description: Washington Capitals winger Brooks Laich (lower body) is questionable for Saturday's game against Florida.
Insight: Laich put up 41 points last season (16 G, 25 A), but has been a huge disappointment this season - playing just nine games and scoring four points.
 
2/1/2013 10:42:00 AM
Description: Washington Capitals winger Brooks Laich (groin) took part in Thursday's morning skate, according to a Washington Post report. However, the team has still not announced a timetable for his return.
Insight: Laich put up 41 points last season (16 G, 25 A) in a conservative offense and will be surrounded by very good talent on the second line when he returns.
 
1/22/2013 10:12:00 AM
Description: Washington Capitals winger Brooks Laich (groin) is skating on his own, but still not ready to return to the ice.
Insight: Laich put up 41 points last season (16 G, 25 A) in a conservative offense and will be surrounded by very good talent on the second line when he returns. He's still 7-10 days away, according to all accounts.
 
1/15/2013 12:35:00 PM
Description: Washington Capitals winger Brooks Laich is expected to miss 2-3 weeks with a strianed groin
Insight: Laich put up 41 points last season (16 G, 25 A) and with the team's new coach looking for more offense he could certainly exceed that - if healthy.
 
6/28/2011 12:26:00 PM
Description: The Washington Capitals have signed Brooks Laich to a six-year extension worth $27 million. TSN
Insight: Laich was thought to perhaps be heading to free agency, but the Caps made it worth his while to stick around with a long-term extension. His production fell by 11 points last season (48 points total), but he is still an important two-way forward for the Caps.
 
12/27/2010 4:00:00 PM
Description: Laich picked up an assist on Sunday against Carolina.
Insight: Laich has points in four straight games as he now has 19 points on the year. (RapidDraft.com)
 
12/24/2010 9:04:00 AM
Description: Laich recorded an assist on Thursday night against the Penguins.
Insight: Laich has points in three straight games with three assists over that span. (RapidDraft.com)
 
12/16/2010 8:03:00 AM
Description: Laich scored his eighth goal of the season on Wednesday night against the Ducks.
Insight: Laich now has 20 points in 33 games so far this year for the Capitals. (RapidDraft.com)
 
12/2/2010 8:05:00 AM
Description: Laich scored his seventh goal of the season on Wednesday against the Blues.
Insight: Laich now has two goals and an assist over his last four games to give him 18 points in 26 games. (RapidDraft.com)
 

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Standings

2013 - 2014 NHL Eastern Conference Standings
 
Atlantic Division W L OTL Pts GF GA Home Away Div
p-Boston 54 19 9 117 261 177 31-7-3 23-12-6 18-9-3
x-Tampa Bay 46 27 9 101 240 215 25-10-6 21-17-3 19-8-3
x-Montreal 46 28 8 100 215 204 23-13-5 23-15-3 18-8-4
x-Detroit 39 28 15 93 222 230 18-13-10 21-15-5 17-8-5
Ottawa 37 31 14 88 236 265 18-17-6 19-14-8 14-9-7
Toronto 38 36 8 84 231 256 24-16-1 14-20-7 14-13-3
Florida 29 45 8 66 196 268 16-20-5 13-25-3 13-16-1
Buffalo 21 51 10 52 157 248 13-21-7 8-30-3 7-18-5
 
Metropolitan Division W L OTL Pts GF GA Home Away Div
y-Pittsburgh 51 24 7 109 249 207 28-9-4 23-15-3 20-8-2
x-NY Rangers 45 31 6 96 218 193 20-17-4 25-14-2 16-11-3
x-Philadelphia 42 30 10 94 236 235 24-14-3 18-16-7 15-11-4
x-Columbus 43 32 7 93 231 216 22-15-4 21-17-3 16-13-1
Washington 38 30 14 90 235 240 21-13-7 17-17-7 12-15-3
New Jersey 35 29 18 88 197 208 21-11-9 14-18-9 16-9-5
Carolina 36 35 11 83 207 230 18-17-6 18-18-5 15-13-2
NY Islanders 34 37 11 79 225 267 13-19-9 21-18-2 10-16-4
 
x= clinched playoff berth
y= clinched division title
z= clinched overall points title
2013 - 2014 NHL Western Conference Standings
 
Central Division W L OTL Pts GF GA Home Away Div
y-Colorado 52 22 8 112 250 220 26-11-4 26-11-4 19-6-3
x-St. Louis 52 23 7 111 248 191 28-9-4 24-14-3 21-6-2
x-Chicago 46 21 15 107 267 220 27-7-7 19-14-8 13-13-3
x-Minnesota 43 27 12 98 207 206 26-10-5 17-17-7 14-12-3
x-Dallas 40 31 11 91 235 228 23-11-7 17-20-4 13-11-5
Nashville 38 32 12 88 216 242 19-17-5 19-15-7 12-13-4
Winnipeg 37 35 10 84 227 237 18-17-6 19-18-4 9-15-5
 
Pacific Division W L OTL Pts GF GA Home Away Div
z-Anaheim 54 20 8 116 266 209 29-8-4 25-12-4 22-4-3
x-San Jose 51 22 9 111 249 200 29-7-5 22-15-4 18-7-3
x-Los Angeles 46 28 8 100 206 174 23-14-4 23-14-4 16-10-3
Phoenix 37 30 15 89 216 231 22-14-5 15-16-10 14-9-6
Vancouver 36 35 11 83 196 223 20-15-6 16-20-5 12-13-4
Calgary 35 40 7 77 209 241 19-19-3 16-21-4 11-15-3
Edmonton 29 44 9 67 203 270 16-22-3 13-22-6 8-17-4
 
x= clinched playoff berth
y= clinched division title
z= clinched overall points title
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Scoreboard
Local
Final
NOR 6
DUR 3
 
Final
MIA 99
CHA 88
12:05pm Today
NOR
DUR
 
Final
CLE 6
TOR 4
Final
DET 2
ANA 1
Final
NYM 4
ATL 3
Final
MIA 3
SEA 2
Final
PIT 2
MIL 3
Final
WAS 3
STL 2
Final
TAM 1
NYY 5
Final
KAN 3
MIN 8
Final
CHC 2
CIN 8
Final
TEX 2
CWS 16
Final
OAK 4
HOU 1
Final
LOS 4
ARI 1
Final
COL 9
PHI 10
Final
SDP 3
SFG 4
Final
BOS 6
BAL 5
11:05am Today
BOS
BAL
 
7:05pm Tonight
PIT
CIN
 
7:05pm Tonight
CLE
KAN
 
7:05pm Tonight
WAS
ANA
 
7:08pm Tonight
DET
CWS
 
7:10pm Tonight
ATL
MIA
 
7:10pm Tonight
NYM
STL
 
8:05pm Tonight
CHC
ARI
 
8:10pm Tonight
MIL
SDP
 
8:40pm Tonight
COL
SFG
 
10:05pm Tonight
OAK
TEX
 
10:10pm Tonight
SEA
HOU
 
10:10pm Tonight
LOS
PHI
 
Final
SAN 90
DAL 85
Final
MIA 99
CHA 88
Final
CHI 93
WAS 102
Final
HOU 120
POR 122
8:00pm Tonight
OKC
MEM
10:30pm Tonight
LAC
GSW
Final
NYR 2
PHI 4
Final
BOS 4
DET 1
Final
MON 3
TAM 2
Final
SJS 7
LOS 2
7:00pm Tonight
MIN
COL
7:00pm Tonight
CLB
PIT
8:30pm Tonight
CHI
STL
9:30pm Tonight
DAL
ANA
Final
NOR 6
DUR 3
 
12:05pm Today
NOR
DUR