Month: January 2019

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John Carlson Wins Hardest Shot Competition

The Washington Capitals, at least in the case of defenseman John Carlson, finally won something on Friday night. Although it doesn’t officially end their current seven game winless stretch, Carlson stole the spotlight in the Hardest Shot challenge at the NHL All-Star Skills Competition at SAP Center in San Jose. It’s been a long time […]

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When Ovechkin Isn’t Enough

As fans we look for Alex Ovechkin on the ice every game and every practice. We follow his yellow laces gliding across the ice. We watch for the little jump that starts his drive to the net. And we gasp every time he makes a powerful slapshot from his office around the stunned opponent’s goalie.

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Capitals Pay Tribute to Former Coach Barry Trotz with Video and Standing Ovation from Fans

When the game between the Washington Capitals and New York Islanders went to a pause for a commercial break, all eyes inside Capital One Arena were transfixed on the video board above center ice. A tribute video was played honoring Barry Trotz, the coach that guided the Capitals to the franchise’s first Stanley Cup and […]

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Capitals Honor Brooks Orpik for 1,000 Games Played Prior to Friday’s Game

Before the Washington Capitals and the New York Islanders dropped the puck, veteran defenseman Brooks Orpik was recognized for his recent achievement of playing in 1,000 career NHL games. Orpik accomplished the milestone in Monday night’s 4-1 loss to the St. Louis Blues. 

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The Pregame: Barry Trotz Returns to D.C.

The Washington Capitals are back home looking to snap a three-game slide when they host the New York Islanders for a 7:30 p.m. puck drop. This contest isn’t just your ordinary Metropolitan Division matchup, however, instead it marks the return of an important figure that led the Capitals to championship greatness. Barry Trotz coached the […]

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Predators Dominate Caps 7-2

The Capitals went into Nashville hoping for a spark on offense and a win that would right the ship. Unfortunately, the very talented Predators had other ideas. With a hat trick from Viktor Arvidsson and 2 goals from Nick Bonino the Predators took control from the start and ran away with a convincing 7-2 win […]

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