Month: October 2016

Caps Pregame 2016

Washington Capitals Weekly: 31 October to 6 November 2016

The Caps have one more game in Canada (Jets) on Tuesday and they return to a re-match with the Jets on home ice on Thursday.   Check the times below for game and practice times. Game Schedule Tuesday, 1 November at the Winnipeg Jets, 8:00 pm on CSN-DC Thursday, 3 November, the Winnipeg Jets at Verizon […]

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Caps Post-Game Highlights

Conquering Canada, One Team at a Time… 

By Brittney Marcum It was another late night for the fans with a 9:30 PM puck-drop. We know you’re either reading this after the game or just as your waking up. Either way we are going to keep this short and sweet. The boys started off with the scoring quickly with a goal from Brett […]

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Caps Post-Game Highlights

Capitals Redeem Themselves in Vancouver

After the past two losses, our win against Vancouver was a huge sigh of relief and allowed us to all feel a little better about this four-game road trip. Tonight’s game more than made up for the 4-2 loss to the Rangers and the 4-1 loss against the Oilers, plus gave us a good look […]

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Caps Game Preview

Caps Line Shuffle Leaves Us Shaking Our Heads…

Coach Trotz appears to be trying something new–again–with the lines. For the Oilers’ game, Coach moved T.J. Oshie to the second line and moved Andre Burakovsky up to the first. And we know how that game went with all the penalties, missed opportunities, a single goal by Alexander Ovechkin, and a 4-1 loss. This sparked […]

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Around the NHL

NHL Curses: Is There a DC  Curse? 

Update: The Chicago Cubs have now won the World Series and broken the ‘curse’ that hung over them for 108 years. Twitter promptly lit up with hockey and Caps fans finding hope for breaking the DC Sports Curse. Here’s what Lily wrote earlier about curses: During the Chicago Cubs run to make the world series, […]

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Caps Post-Game Highlights

Penalties Drown Caps in Loss to Oilers

Get the coffee ready, Caps faithful! We’re in for a late night as our boys play the Edmonton Oilers at the brand new Rogers Place. In a game that started at 9:30pm, local time, this was the first meeting of the Caps versus rookie phenom Connor McDavid. Can Braden Holtby and the Washington Capitals defense stifle McDavid and […]

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Building Hockey in the DMV

Beer League Beat-Down: Ringers

Beer league is full of characters. You’ve got the hot head, the shy guy, the girl with the wicked edges, the goalie who only plays well halfway to hammered, the guy who plays three levels down, puts up all the goals and two-thirds of the assists. It is this guy, the ringer, who is our […]

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Caps Practice Shots
Photo Gallery

The Final Skate… Before Canada (A Photo Gallery)

Today’s practice began on the Arlington rink before switching half-way through. BREAKING NEWS: THE BEARD IS GONE EVERYONE!!! There were smiles and laughter of course, we would expect nothing less. And then there was a lot of hard work running drills.   Shots shots shots!! DON’T FORGET: TOMORROW’S GAME IS AT 9:30 ON CSN

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Where the Fans Are

Nightmare at the Museum: Caps STH Party

The Washington Capitals hosted the annual season ticket holder party at the Smithsonian National The Museum of Natural History. The event has been held at Six Flags and the National Zoo in previous years so fans were pretty excited about the new venue. The night was a bit of a mixed bag – some fun […]

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All Things Caps
Breaking News

Caps Hockey Fights Cancer Auction is Back

The Washington Capitals announced that the bidding is open for signed Caps memorabilia. Bidding starts as low as $50 for pucks and $250 for signed jerseys. Each year the players don lavender jerseys during warm-ups with the names of special people in their lives that have have battled or are battling all forms of cancer. […]

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