Month: September 2017

All Things Caps
Capitals Training Camp

Two Jobs Vacant On The Capitals Blue Line

By Bryce Jurkovac The Caps are looking to fill two defensemen positions and maybe have a seventh in a backup/emergency position.  Orlov-Niskanen ?-Carlson Orpik-? Potential Candidates: Ness, Chorney, Lewington, Djoos, and Bowey. Let’s play the mix-and-match game and see how each potential pairing would ride out based on last season and play style. Chorney & […]

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Caps Post-Game Highlights

Preseason Capitals-Devils: Caps Practice the PK

One more preseason game for the Capitals is behind them and Coach has had a good look at six prospects for the Caps roster. The line up for Wednesday: So how did the prospects do? Here’s our take, including some of your thoughts: Vrana: He looked good when he stepped in for Oshie on the […]

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Caps News 2017

Capitals  and Fans Daily Media Review 

Most chatter today has been about prospects.  Training camp just got smaller: ROSTER UPDATE: #Caps release defenseman Jyrki Jokipakka from PTO, loan Barber, Williams, and Milner to Hershey (AHL) (cont). — CapitalsPR (@CapitalsPR) September 26, 2017 #Caps place Sill and O’Brien on waivers for purposes of loan to Hershey (AHL). Updated roster: https://t.co/1m4dvjOjm1 — CapitalsPR […]

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Breaking News

More Capitals Camp Cuts 

The Caps announced late Tuesday afternoon that they were cutting a few more players: They released defenseman Jyrki Jokipakka from PTO, loan Riley Barber, Colby Williams, and goalie Parker Milner to Hershey (AHL) for their camp. Additionally, they placed Zach Sill and Liam  O’Brien on waivers for purposes of loan to Hershey (AHL), according the […]

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Capitals Jay Beagle: What’s Not to Like

Washington Capitals third-line center Jay Beagle is one of the most consistent players on the team. When he signed his most recent contract, Brian MacLellan said: “Jay is a hard-working player who plays multiple positions and is an excellent faceoff man and penalty killer.” He is a versatile player, capable of playing wherever coach puts him. […]

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Photo Gallery

Caps-Canes Preseason Photo Gallery

First off we have Mr. Jay Beagle who has more facial expression than anyone I have ever seen.   Then of course there are our FAVE Russians… There are just too many to post them all but here are some of my favorites… And we couldn’t have a post from this game without plenty of […]

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Breaking News

Washington Capitals Clear the House: Who’s Left?

The Capitals, as expected, made a slew of cuts on Sunday morning. No big surprises. Here’s who is still on the training camp roster Forwards: Riley Barber – Hershey Bears. He looked good on Saturday which probably earned him more time. Travis Boyd – Hershey Bears. He seems to be a favorite. He has some […]

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Caps Practice Shots

Capitals Practice Photos and Pregame News

The Washington Capitals held Morning Skate on Saturday ahead of their preseason match with the Carolina Hurricanes. And yes, Justin Williams is schedule to play…sigh… Anyway, here is who is in for both teams. Note: Tom Wilson is out pending a disciplinary hearing.  The group seemed a little sluggish this morning. They were in good […]

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Caps Post-Game Highlights

Capitals Play First Preseason at Home: Graovac Surpise

The Capitals hosted the St. Louis Blues for the first home preseason game Friday. It was a night of turnovers and missed chances as prospects tried to prove they can perform on the same level as the likes of permanent roster players.  The first period was kind of slow. No penalties or scoring for over […]

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Where the Fans Are

First Look at NHL Centennial 

Mel had a first look at the NHL Centennial Fan Arena Friday night. The F Street display was free and open to fans before the game. It will be there on Saturday too, and so will we! According to the Capitals, it’s a “touring  tribute to a century of hockey’s history, visiting all NHL markets […]

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