Month: November 2018

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Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom Continue to Show They’re the Perfect Pair

Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin have been together for oh so long, but everyone knows that. Linemates or simply teammates, the duo had been through a lot and this past June they finally shared a moment together that they waited their whole careers for. While both players are dynamic superstars, they both contrast in personality. […]

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Tom Wilson Gets Ejected from His 400th NHL Game After Another Controversial Hit

What started as a good game in a big milestone for Tom Wilson turned bad to the point of an ejection. The Washington Capitals game against the New Jersey Devils Friday night at Capital One Arena was Wilson’s 400th NHL and Capitals game of his career. Wilson became the 40th player in franchise history to […]

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Caps Look to Show Resiliency They Built During Stanley Cup Run

During the Capitals’ run to the 2018 Stanley Cup, the team faced many obstacles. One of those key obstacles was injuries to key players. In previous seasons those injuries would have daunted this team and the quote on quote “nail would be in the coffin.” Then came the 2018 Cup run where we lost Nicklas […]

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The Evolution of Tom Wilson

When Tom Wilson was drafted 16th overall in the 2012 draft out of the Plymouth Whalers organization (OHL), initial reactions from both national and local media were of a highly-rated prospect with a huge physical presence. As most scouts and coaches know, those expectations also come with the thoughts that the player might be over-rated.

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Welcome Zachary Range to FiCP

Please welcome our newest contributor: Zachary Range. This hockey fan is a native of Chevy Chase DC who has played the game of hockey since the age of five. He has played for the MYHA Blue Devils through the ranks, High school hockey at Georgetown Prep and collegiality for the University of Maine. He is […]

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Nicklas Backstrom Passes Peter Bondra for Franchise Points Mark in Capitals 4-1 Win Over Trotz’s Islanders

The Washington Capitals are on fire and teams are having trouble extinguishing them. Their latest victim was the New York Islanders, whom the Capitals dominated in a 4-1 win several hours after players reunited with their former coach Barry Trotz and presented him with his well-earned, well-deserved Stanley Cup ring.

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Evgeny Kuznetsov Chills with Pheonix Copley Throughout Caps vs. Islanders Game

Evgeny Kuznetsov is the gift that keeps on giving and with Christmas coming up he’s not stopping anytime soon. This dude dressed up as a goaltender at a practice I attended in January. He’s also made me laugh and cry during 90% of his interviews. Sometimes he says things as an intention to be funny […]

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Barry Trotz, Lane Lambert, and Mitch Korn Reunite with Old Friends and Get Their Stanley Cup Rings

What would the site Friends in Cold Places be without the word friends? No, not just “in cold places”, that doesn’t make sense. What we love about this site is that we’re all friends. Our hockey team is our friends, other fans of the Washington Capitals are our friends and when players and coaches leave […]

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Caps Defeat Rangers at MSG to Win Fifth in a Row

The Washington Capitals had a quick turnaround after protecting their home ice with a 3-1 over the Red Wings Friday afternoon. After the game was over, the team headed to New York for a Saturday matinee affair with the Rangers at Madison Square Garden to kick off the Capitals’ annual dads/mentors trip. The Caps rallied […]

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