Joel Ward RUMORS & NEWS

  • Brooks Laich misses practice, Joel Ward ill

    Washington Post "Brooks Laich did not skate for a second straight day after he took himself out of practice early on Tuesday. The versatile forward who tweaked his hip flexor on Sept. 5 said he experienced tightness during Tuesday’s workout and as a precaution opted to leave the ice. Laich insists it is a..." September 26

  • Joel Ward hopes to be ready for Game 1 vs. Rangers

    Washington Post "A few minutes into the Capitals’ first practice of the postseason, Joel Ward switched into a white jersey and began working through drills as a member of the fourth line. It’s the most Ward has participated in a practice since suffering a left knee contusion. “I’ve upgraded from baby blue. I was..." April 29

  • Joel Ward skates for first time since suffering knee contusion

    Washington Post "Joel Ward did some light skating Friday morning in his first appearance on the ice since he suffered a left knee contusion earlier this month but he didn’t appear all that confident in his movements. On the ice in a track suit, Ward gingerly skated a few laps around the rink and took shots on..." April 12

  • Caps Joel Ward a Ravens "groupie fan"

    CSN Washington "Capitals forward Joel Ward wants to make something clear: He is not just another Johnny come lately on the Baltimore Ravens bandwagon. Instead, the self proclaimed ‘Ravens groupie,’ has followed the team for the better part of the last decade. Ward was naturally all smiles the day after the..." February 05