Top T.J. Oshie News
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Ready to rock
Oshie (back) is listed as healthy for training camp, per the Capitals' camp roster released Tuesday.
Oshie underwent a double ablation on his back in April. The 36-year-old hasn't played more than 69 games in any of the last five seasons, so the injury risk remains high. When healthy, Oshie should function as a top-six forward with power-play time.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Undergoes back procedure
Oshie underwent a double ablation on his back Friday, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
Oshie said that he feels good after the procedure. He missed games on three separate occasions due to back woes during the 2022-23 season. Oshie completed the season with 19 goals, 16 assists, 126 shots on goal and 125 hits in 58 contests.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Done for season
Oshie (upper body) has been shut down for the remainder of the season, Matt Weyrich of NBC Sports Washington reports.
Oshie, who has missed the past three games, will sit out Washington's final three contests of the 2022-23 campaign. It's unclear at this time if he will need to undergo surgery. Head coach Peter Laviolette revealed Monday that the injury has been bothering Oshie for a while. The 36-year-old forward will finish the year with 19 goals, 35 points, 126 shots on net and 125 hits in 58 appearances.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Still sidelined
Oshie (upper body) won't play Saturday versus Florida, Sammie Silber of The Hockey News reports.
The Capitals aren't going to make the playoffs, and the team will only have three games remaining following Saturday's contest, so it's possible Oshie will miss the rest of the campaign. If that ends up being the case, the 36-year-old vet will finish the season having picked up 19 goals, 35 points and an unsightly minus-18 rating through 58 games.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Won't make trip
Oshie (upper body) will not travel with the Habs for their matchup against Montreal on Thursday, Tarik El-Bashir of The Athletic reports.
Prior to getting hurt, Oshie was stuck in a four-game pointless streak during which he put eight shots on net. Despite his recent slump, the veteran winger needs just one more tally to get over the 20-goal threshold for the fourth time in the last five seasons. Without Oshie in the lineup, Alexei Protas will take his place on a line with Nicklas Backstrom and Sonny Milano.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Not playing Sunday
Oshie (upper body) won't play Sunday against the Rangers, Matt Weyrich of NBC Sports Washington reports.
Oshie has produced 19 goals, 35 points, 126 shots on net and 125 hits in 58 appearances this season. He is considered day-to-day. Sonny Milano (upper body) will replace Oshie in the lineup.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Not skating Saturday
Oshie did not practice Saturday after departing Thursday's contest with an upper-body injury, per Matt Weyrich of NBC Sports Washington.
Oshie's status appears in doubt for Sunday's matchup with the Rangers. The 36-year-old winger has 19 goals and 16 assists through 58 games this season. Washington will likely bring someone up from AHL Hershey if Oshie is unable to dress Sunday.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Suffers upper-body injury
Oshie won't return to Thursday's game against Tampa Bay because of an upper-body injury.
Before exiting the contest, Oshie had a minus-1 rating and a shot in 6:07 of ice time. He was held off the scoresheet in his previous three outings and five of his past six appearances. Going into Thursday's action, Oshie recorded 19 goals and 35 points in 57 games. It remains to be seen if he'll be available Sunday versus the Rangers.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Adds two points Tuesday
Oshie recorded a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 7-6 overtime loss to Columbus.
Oshie extended Washington's lead to 2-0 in the first period, deflecting a Martin Fehervary shot past Charlie Lindgren, before adding an assist on Sonny Milano's goal in the second. Oshie's averaged over a point per game since the middle of February, tallying nine goals and nine assists in his last 17 games. The 36-year-old winger is up to 19 goals and 16 assists through 54 contests this season.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Stays hot with two points
Oshie scored a power-play goal and added an assist in Wednesday's 5-4 shootout win over the Sabres. He also converted in the shootout.
Oshie extended his point streak to four games in the opening frame with his 18th goal. Half of those have come on the power play. He added an assist on Evgeny Kuznetsov's even-strength tally early in the third. Oshie has heated up as the Capitals make their playoff push down the stretch, producing seven goals and six assists over his last 10 games.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Scores game-winner vs. Islanders
Oshie found the back of the net in Saturday's 5-1 victory over the Islanders.
Oshie's marker late in the first period put Washington up 2-1 and ultimately proved to be the game-winner. He has 17 goals and 30 points in 49 contests this season. Oshie has been red hot lately, contributing six goals and 10 points over his last eight outings.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Stays hot with goal
Oshie tallied a power-play goal while adding two shots and three hits during Saturday's 8-3 win over the Sharks.
Oshie has been arguably the Capitals' most valuable player of late, nurturing a five-game point streak (five goals, three assists) and catalyzing an often anemic Washington offense that needs to get going to salvage the team's playoff hopes. The 36-year-old winger is a solid fantasy asset when healthy and producing, so roll him out while he's hot.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Sets up game-winner
Oshie logged an assist in Wednesday's 3-2 overtime win over the Ducks.
Oshie has four goals and three assists during his four-game point streak. He picked an excellent time to keep the run alive Wednesday, setting up Tom Wilson's tally in overtime. Oshie is up to 15 goals, 12 helpers, 105 shots on net, 94 hits and a minus-11 rating through 45 contests overall, right in line with the production he posted last year.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Two-point effort Sunday
Oshie scored a goal and an assist in Sunday's 7-4 loss to the Sabres.
Both points came in the first period, as Washington kept things close for 20 minutes before the wheels came off. The 36-year-old is on a tear, racking up four goals and six points over the last three games, and he appears to have moved back into a top-six role for the Caps -- only Alex Ovechkin and Dylan Strome saw more ice time at even strength Sunday than Oshie.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Three points against Blueshirts
Oshie scored two goals, one on the power play, and added an even-strength assist in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Rangers.
He potted the Caps' first two goals on the afternoon before helping to set up Sonny Milano for the eventual game-winner. Oshie has come alive since the All-Star break, racking up four goals and seven points over the last six games, but the 36-year-old winger has just 14 goals and 24 points through 43 contests overall.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Lights lamp Tuesday
Oshie tallied a goal and added four shots during Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the Hurricanes.
Oshie's 11th goal of the season snapped a five-game point drought. The 36-year-old has managed six goals and seven points over his last 16 games since returning from an upper-body injury, but fantasy managers would probably like to see Oshie cash in on the power play with a bit more regularity.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Takes morning skate
Oshie (personal) skated on the top line during the morning skate in advance of Thursday's showdown with the Penguins, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
Oshie missed Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the Avalanche to be present for the birth of his fourth child but his presence alongside Alex Ovechkin and Dylan Strome during the morning skate indicates he will be returning for Thursday's home game against rival Pittsburgh. The 36-year-old has five goals and six points in his last 10 games -- and his fantasy appeal gets a boost as long as he's playing with such talented linemates at even strength.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Heads back home
Oshie left the team's road trip for the birth of his child and won't be available against Colorado on Tuesday, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
Oshie has been rolling of late with five goals and one assist in 10 games since returning from an upper-body injury. Barring any unforeseen circumstances, Oshie should be available to play when Washington returns home to face Pittsburgh on Thursday. In the meantime, Alexei Protas should step into the lineup in Oshie's absence.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Lights lamp in loss
Oshie scored a goal on two shots and added three hits in Saturday's 6-2 loss to the Golden Knights.
Oshie put the Capitals on the board late in the second period, deflecting in a goal off an Erik Gustafsson shot. This was Oshie's fifth goal in his last nine games. The 36-year-old is up to 10 tallies, 17 points, 70 shots on net, 73 hits, 27 PIM and a minus-5 rating through 32 contests this season.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' T.J. Oshie: Key role in comeback win
Oshie scored a goal on three shots, added an assist, logged four PIM, notched two hits and blocked two shots in Monday's 4-3 overtime win over the Islanders.
Oshie scored the game-tying goal 5:54 into the third period, and he set up Dmitry Orlov's game-winner in overtime. This was Oshie's second multi-point effort in seven outings since he returned from an upper-body injury. The 36-year-old winger has had another injury-plagued campaign, but he's picked up nine goals, 16 points, 67 shots on net, 66 hits, 27 PIM and a minus-5 rating in the 29 contests he's been healthy enough to suit up for.... See More ... See Less
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