|March 17, 2015: Caps Send Conner Back To Minors|
The Capitals announced on Tuesday that they have sent Conner back to AHL Hershey.Conner was recalled on an emergency basis with injuries keeping centers Jay Beagle and Michael Latta out of the lineup, but with the latter nearing a return, he was returned to AHL Hershey. The 31-year-old had no points in 17:38 of ice time in two games during his stint in DC, but Hershey will be happy to have him back as he has 17 goals and 45 points in 47 games with the Bears this season.
|March 16, 2015: Holtby makes 32 saves, Capitals slow surging Bruins 2-0|
WASHINGTON (AP) The Washington Capitals were scuffling while the Boston Bruins had been streaking.
|March 15, 2015: Holtby makes 32 saves, Capitals slow surging Bruins 2-0|
WASHINGTON (AP) Braden Holtby made 32 saves for his eighth shutout of the season, Nicklas Backstrom became Washington's career assists leader, and the Capitals cooled the surging Boston Bruins with a 2-0 victory Sunday night.
|March 15, 2015: Conner Recalled By Caps|
The Capitals recalled Conner from AHL Hershey on Sunday, the team's official site reports.Conner, who has recorded 45 points in 47 games with Hershey to date, has yet to appear in an NHL game this season, though the 31-year-old winger does have 178 NHL games under his belt, most recently seeing action with Pittsburgh in 2013-14, recording five points in 19 games in the process.