Month: December 2015

Caps Practice Shots

Caps Daily Glass Bump: Pregame 31 December 2015

New Year’s Eve in Raleigh: Puck Drops Early (6 pm) Photos by Brittney Marcum After a rough game Wednesday, the Capitals overpowered the Sabres in the third period for their ninth win in a row. It was not without a cost though as Nicklas Backstrom left the ice with an undisclosed injury, as did Jay […]

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Caps Post-Game Highlights

Caps-Sabres: Caps Go for Nine in Their Last Home Game of 2015

  The Washington Capitals now have nine wins in a row, a bunch of guys hurt, and a winning attitude. Justin Williams said it best: “We’re just going about our business, and our business right now is winning.” (CSN) They played against a physical team and a goalie who must have been channeling Holtby because […]

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Caps Practice Shots

Caps Daily Glass Bump: Pregame 30 December 2015

  Caps-Sabres Round Two Photos by Brittney Marcum The Capitals extended their winning streak to eight when we last met the Buffalo Sabres. One of the keys to the Capitals’ success in Buffalo was their penalty kill. Much of that credit goes to Braden Holtby but the defense really stepped up in light of missing […]

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Women and Hockey

Hockey Wife Blogs for Young Wives and New Moms

Women in Hockey: Gina Carlson and Lucca’s Blessings View this post on Instagram My favorite pictures of Lucca are the ones like this…full of life, innocence, joy, happiness, contentment. Toddlers have no knowledge of the evil in this world. They don't know about politics, war, addiction, disease, anxiety, or depression. They wake up ready to […]

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Uncategorized

NHL Injury Role Call—December 28, 2015

Caps Join the Player Injury Roster We are about mid-way through the 2015/16 season and we are starting to see the player injury count rise around the NHL. The Washington Capitals, with the exception of Brooks Orpik, have had their bumps and bruises and until last night none of our players had missed a game […]

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Caps Post-Game Highlights

Caps-Sabres Recap

Some Blood, Some Fighting, & a Shutout  Get the Caps Eight Straight This game was the start of a home-and-home for the Capitals and Sabres this week. Before the game would start news hit that John Carlson’s “iron-man” streak ends at 412 games as he sat out this game with a lower-body injury. Connor Carrick […]

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Where the Fans Are

Images Around the Phone Booth

 Photos of Caps Friends at Verizon Center We started this blog with a promise to be your eyes on the Washington Capitals and hockey in the area. We’ve been posting tons of player pictures for your pleasure on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Today we focus on some of the sights we have captured around Verizon […]

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Caps Practice Shots

UPDATE: Caps Daily Glass Bump: Pregame 28 December 2015

Caps-Sabres Pre-game, Practice photos, and Evander Kane (Updates in Red) Photos by Brittney Marcum The Capitals extended their winning streak to seven on Saturday night in Washington. After a tough practice at Kettler on Sunday they flew up to Buffalo to settle in before meeting the Sabres tonight. The Caps have won three of their […]

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Caps Practice Shots

Caps Head North to Meet the Buffalo Sabres

The Washington Capitals take to the “City of Good Neighbors” but don’t expect them to be too neighborly to the Buffalo Sabres when they meet them on the ice Monday. The Sabres are sitting in seventh place in the Atlantic Division and at this point are five spots out of even wild card contention. The […]

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Caps Post-Game Highlights

Caps-Habs Their Way to Maintain Winning Streak

  From practice at Kettler Ice Plex to the final horn at Verizon, the Washington Capitals played today like a team that wants to keep on winning. And win they did. They soundly beat the Montreal Canadiens—the Atlantic Division’s first place team 3-1. With this loss, the Habs slip to second place in their div.  Not […]

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