Month: November 2017

All Things Caps

Nothing but Love for Ovechkin

OVI OVI Oooooviiii That chant is being heard over and over again this season as Alexander Ovechkin continues to amaze his team, the NHL, and we fans! The naysayers who thought he wouldn’t be a key part of the winning equation this year have been proven wrong over and over again. Sure he has had […]

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The Berlin Wall holds strong in the Lightning storm

The Washington Capitals hosted the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Capital One Arena and beat them 3-1. Philipp Grubauer was the Caps’ netminder for this game. Coach Trotz played him this game for many reasons: The next day was his birthday! (November 25th) Back to back games on the 24th and 25th, he would play one of […]

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Getting up Early on Black Friday..Not to Shop but for Caps practice

Early risers got a quick but vocal practice from the Washington Capitals. With game time at 5pm, practice was set for 9am at Kettler. Goalies out around 840am Kuzy, Orlov & Vrana all out early too. Smiles were abundant along with lots of communication work when digging the puck out of their own end behind […]

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Tarik and the Turkeys..

Last night Tarik El-Bashir of NBC Sports Washington DC, had the chance to lace up and referee the Mites on Ice game during the first intermission. But this time there was a twist- all the kids were dressed up like turkeys and Slapshot himself was on the lookout for fresh turkey meat! We knew this […]

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Nicky B. The Big 3-0!!

We just wanted to take a minute and wish our favorite Swede a very happy birthday on this Thanksgiving! We all know how awesome he is on the ice. But let us not forget what a great husband / father he is too! So Happy Birthday Nicky! We hope it is a great one! Here […]

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Lady Gaga and The Caps

The Ovechkin’s and Orlov’s took in Lady Gaga at the Capital One Arena on Sunday night. Gaga put on a GR8 Show, including celebrating her win for the AMA Best Female Artist 2017. This after beaming in a stunning performance to the Microsoft Center of The Cure for local and worldwide fans. The boys are […]

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Caps Return Home After A Horrendous Road Trip

The Washington Capitals went on a two game road trip this week, starting it in Nashville, TN versus the Predators and ending it in Denver, CO versus the Avalanche. Both games were an absolute disaster and is hands down the worst road trip the Caps have had in a very long time. The Caps first […]

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We Like Winning Better: Caps Move onto Denver

Ok, there really isn’t anything good we can say about the Capitals-Predators game on Monday. So we have decided to focus on the positive aspects of the Caps, including winning against the Pens and Islanders. Lets hope they learn from their mistakes and come out crashing the net and shooting like nobody’s business in Denver […]

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Caps Crush Pens in Homestand

The Washington Capitals hosted long time rival Pittsburgh Penguins at the Capital One Arena last night. It was a very tightly contested game until about the third period, where Chandler Stephenson scored his second goal of the season and Jakub Vrana would go on to score an empty net goal to seal the win. Washington went on […]

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Celebrating John Erskine 

Today we were thinking about John Erskine recording his 400th NHL game on  this day in 2011. He would only play another 91 games before hanging up his skates as a professional hockey player. Erskine is one of our favorite Caps players and people. And he remains a loyal fan to this day. John brought […]

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