Simon Motew

Simon Motew

Height/Weight: 6' 0"/175 lbs
Born: Highland Park, Illinois
Draft: Undrafted
Shoots: R
  • Japers' Rink

    Breaking Down the Breakdown: MoJo Puts the Caps on Top

    The Caps’ go-ahead goal in the third period of last night’s win over Pittsburgh was a great play all around - and about as close to a set play in live action that you’ll ever see, with all five Caps’ skaters touching the puck and playing a role in the eventual outcome. First, let’s take a look at the full play: The play starts in the defensive zone, where the Penguins send a two-man forecheck in after Matt Irwin (because why wouldn’t you?

  • The Hockey Writers

    Capitals Should Be Targeting Bo Horvat at the Trade Deadline

    The Washington Capitals are a clear buyer going into the 2023 Trade Deadline, as the team currently sits fifth in the Metropolitan Division with a 25-19-6 record. The team is missing a few final pieces to the puzzle before they can be considered a true contender for the Stanley Cup this season. One name that has been tossed around in recent weeks is Vancouver Canucks captain Bo Horvat.

  • FOX 43 Harrisburg

    Ovechkin scores, Capitals beat Penguins 3-2 in shootout

    Nicklas Backstrom was grumpier than his usual self the morning before he and the Washington Capitals faced the Pittsburgh Penguins. It happens sometimes when you’ve lost two in a row," he said. By the end of the night, Backstrom flipped the mood by scoring the shootout winner in a 3-2 victory Thursday that ended the Capitals' two-game skid and kept them ahead of their archrivals in the Eastern Conference playoff race.