Month: March 2019

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OOOOOOOO He Did it Again: Ovechkin Records Another 50-Goal Season

Once again Alexander Ovechkin has wowed fans and hockey experts alike with his 50th goal in the 2018/19 season. The Great 8 scored an amazing goal against the Lightning in Tampa Bay. This marks the eighth season that Ovi has scored 50 or more goals in his NHL career. At an age (33) when many […]

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Backstrom Joins the Capitals 20 Goal Club

As fans watch and wait for Alexander Ovechkin to snag another 50-goal season, the quiet Swede Nicklas Backstrom hit 20 goals in Tampa Bay on Saturday. This is the sixth time in his NHL career and his fourth consecutive 20-goal season. His all-time high was 33 in the 2009/10 season.

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Playoffs 2019

Capitals and NHL Standings Watch

Thursday night the Washington Capitals clinched a spot in the playoffs. Unlike previous seasons, there was no doubt it would happen and fans were less nervous. For now, the focus is on that first place spot in the Metropolitan Division and who the Caps will play in the first round. The Caps are hoping for […]

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Playoffs 2019

Capitals downgrade Hurricanes 3-2, Clinch 11th Playoff Berth in 12 Seasons

TLDR: Goals by Brett Connolly, Jakub Vrana, and Nic Dowd lift the Capitals over the Carolina Hurricanes, guaranteeing a post-season appearance, and earn 100 points for the 5th consecutive season. Tonight, the Washington Capitals hoped to clinch their playoff berth. A win tonight would also allow the Capitals to reach the 100 point mark for […]

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Capitals Postgame 2018/19

Caps Take the Wind Out of Hurricanes

So much good to say about the Capitals tonight! It was a tight match. The Capitals needed a win to hang onto that first place position in the Metropolitan. They did not clinch their playoff berth yet; however, they kept that first place spot for one more night. Final score 4-1. First- it was Evgeny […]

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Money Saving Tips at Capital One Arena

Two quick money saving tips at Capital One Arena. If you use the Capital One Cardholder VIP Entrance on 6th Street, just north of F Street by the Green Turtle (you will need to have and show your Capital One credit or debit card), they usually give everyone with a card a $5.00 concession voucher […]

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Capitals Still on Top in Metropolitan Division

The weekend was a a time to watch other teams in the Metropolitan Division to see if any of them could knock the Washington Capitals out of first place. Thankfully, with a win on Sunday over the Philadelphia Flyers, the Caps remain in the lead.

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Back to Hershey for Lewington

The Capitals announced that they are sending Tyler Lewington back to the AHL Hershey Bears. They called him up after the Michal Kempny injury and while the team was struggling through some illness issues. ARLINGTON, Va. Does this mean Kempny is on the way back? We have no clue but sure hope so. Mostly we […]

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Capitals Postgame 2018/19
Caps News 2019

Capitals Sweep Flyers and Lead Division by Three Points

It was a pretty awesome day for Capital One Arena where the Capitals defeated the Flyers for the fourth time this season. The sweep added two points for the Caps in the NHL and pushed the Flyers seven points behind the Canadiens for a wild card spot. And there was a sweet marriage proposal too!

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Caps Pregame 2018/19

Capitals and Flyers Set For Sunday Afternoon Game (Update)

The Capitals will be on home ice as the Philadelphia Flyers join them for their final matchup of the regular season. The Caps have played the Flyers three times this season, winning all three games. A win Sunday will be the second time ever the Caps have swept the Flyers, Fans can watch the game […]

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