Advertisement
HomeCollectionsDavid Poile
IN THE NEWS

David Poile

FEATURED ARTICLES
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee and Sandra McKee,Sun Staff Writer | May 11, 1994
On the day after the Washington Capitals' 1993-94 season ended, general manager David Poile and coach Jim Schoenfeld met with scouts to assess the NHL's June draft and talked generally about 1994 and beyond.Today, team president Dick Patrick will begin meetings to determine how to make the franchise, which he said lost at least $5 million this season, more successful on and off the ice."We were pleased with the team down the stretch," said Patrick, who said the revenue loss is due primarily to three years of rising salaries and flat revenues.
ARTICLES BY DATE
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee and Sandra McKee,SUN STAFF | September 28, 1995
Washington Capitals forwards Peter Bondra and Michal Pivonka, who have been in training camp without contracts, say they are leaving this morning for Detroit, where they will open the International Hockey League season tomorrow with the Vipers."
Advertisement
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee and Sandra McKee,SUN STAFF | September 28, 1995
Washington Capitals forwards Peter Bondra and Michal Pivonka, who have been in training camp without contracts, say they are leaving this morning for Detroit, where they will open the International Hockey League season tomorrow with the Vipers."
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee and Sandra McKee,Sun Staff Writer | May 11, 1994
On the day after the Washington Capitals' 1993-94 season ended, general manager David Poile and coach Jim Schoenfeld met with scouts to assess the NHL's June draft and talked generally about 1994 and beyond.Today, team president Dick Patrick will begin meetings to determine how to make the franchise, which he said lost at least $5 million this season, more successful on and off the ice."We were pleased with the team down the stretch," said Patrick, who said the revenue loss is due primarily to three years of rising salaries and flat revenues.
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee and Sandra McKee,Staff Writer | November 3, 1993
The Washington Capitals' goaltending situation seems to have settled into what they had planned on in training camp, with Don Beaupre and Rick Tabaracci sharing the load.But appearances can be deceiving. After rookie goalie Olie Kolzig skated for the first time yesterday since injuring his kneecap Oct. 13 in Toronto, Capitals coach Terry Murray said a future assignment in Portland is not automatic."I haven't talked to David [general manager David Poile] about that yet, but if he comes around fast, maybe I'll get him into a game here right away," Murray said.
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee and Sandra McKee,Sun Staff Writer | April 21, 1994
LANDOVER -- The Washington Capitals -- specifically coach Jim Schoenfeld and general manager David Poile -- have been told by Brian Burke, NHL vice president of competition, to keep their mouths shut and cease criticizing game officials publicly."
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee and Sandra McKee,Staff Writer | December 10, 1992
The Washington Capitals haven't hesitated to switch thei goalie in the middle of a game if things aren't going well. Both Don Beaupre and Jim Hrivnak have been yanked. In New York, Mike Richter has been pulled. In Chicago, keepers have started and come out four times. It seems to be happening almost everywhere.Is it a sign that goalie depth is improved around the league? A sign of impatience on the bench? A sign of changing strategy?Caps coach Terry Murray says he isn't sure if goalie depth has improved overall, but in the Capitals' case Murray says he is "very confident" in both of his goalies.
SPORTS
October 24, 1991
The Washington Capitals acquired defenseman Shawn Anderson from the Winnipeg Jets for future considerations, Capitals general manager David Poile announced yesterday. Negotiations are under way to sign Anderson, who was playing for Berlin of the German League, to play for the Baltimore Skipjacks.Anderson has played 144 NHL games in parts of five seasons with the Buffalo Sabres and Quebec Nordiques. He has nine goals and 36 assists. He was traded from the Nordiques to the Jets on Tuesday for right wing Sergei Kharin.
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee | April 21, 1994
LANDOVER -- Washington Capitals defenseman Sylvain Cote, who suffered a fractured orbital bone under his right eye Sunday night, skated and took part in a scaled-down scrimmage yesterday.Initially, doctors said Cote could not skate for at least two weeks and would not be available to play for at least three.But after a re-examination, Cote was cleared to take the ice. He will be examined again by Dr. James Karesh of Sinai Hospital today for a further determination of his playing status.Cote still has double vision, but he could be back playing when that clears up."
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee | February 11, 1995
The Washington Capitals traded left wing Randy Burridge to the Los Angeles Kings for left wing Warren Rychel yesterday, then traded Rychel to Toronto for the Maple Leafs' fourth-round draft pick in 1995 or 1997, at the Caps' option."
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee and Sandra McKee,Sun Staff Writer | April 21, 1994
LANDOVER -- The Washington Capitals -- specifically coach Jim Schoenfeld and general manager David Poile -- have been told by Brian Burke, NHL vice president of competition, to keep their mouths shut and cease criticizing game officials publicly."
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee and Sandra McKee,Staff Writer | November 3, 1993
The Washington Capitals' goaltending situation seems to have settled into what they had planned on in training camp, with Don Beaupre and Rick Tabaracci sharing the load.But appearances can be deceiving. After rookie goalie Olie Kolzig skated for the first time yesterday since injuring his kneecap Oct. 13 in Toronto, Capitals coach Terry Murray said a future assignment in Portland is not automatic."I haven't talked to David [general manager David Poile] about that yet, but if he comes around fast, maybe I'll get him into a game here right away," Murray said.
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee and Sandra McKee,Staff Writer | December 10, 1992
The Washington Capitals haven't hesitated to switch thei goalie in the middle of a game if things aren't going well. Both Don Beaupre and Jim Hrivnak have been yanked. In New York, Mike Richter has been pulled. In Chicago, keepers have started and come out four times. It seems to be happening almost everywhere.Is it a sign that goalie depth is improved around the league? A sign of impatience on the bench? A sign of changing strategy?Caps coach Terry Murray says he isn't sure if goalie depth has improved overall, but in the Capitals' case Murray says he is "very confident" in both of his goalies.
SPORTS
March 29, 1993
Washington Capitals general manager David Poile said yesterday it might be time to cut the team's minor-league program in half.Poile said the team will lose two players in the expansion draft, has a number of minor-league players whose contracts won't be renewed, and face a thinner college draft because more teams will be drafting."
SPORTS
By James H. Jackson | February 8, 1991
The Washington Capitals recalled right wing Tim Bergland from the Baltimore Skipjacks yesterday in time for tonight's game against the Edmonton Oilers at the Capital Centre.Bergland's recall was necessitated by an injury to rookie right wing Reggie Savage in practice at the Mount Vernon rink. Savage, who was called up from Baltimore on Monday and played in one game, will be out indefinitely, said Capitals general manager David Poile.This is Bergland's second stint with the Capitals. He began the season with Washington, and had a goal and four assists in 24 games.
Baltimore Sun Articles
|
|
|
Please note the green-lined linked article text has been applied commercially without any involvement from our newsroom editors, reporters or any other editorial staff.