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The 2019 Armed Forces Hockey Classic

Don’t have much going on over Memorial Weekend? Feel like watching hockey being played for a good cause for FREE? “The Armed Forces Hockey Classic (AFHC) is a tournament where military veterans the Army, Air Force, Marines and Navy come together to compete against one another while raising money for the United Heroes League (UHL). […]

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Playoffs

The LONG Wait for the Washington Capitals is OVER

We like winning! WE LOVE THIS KIND OF WINNING!!! Many of you have followed the Washington Capitals since they first set up home in the DMV as an expansion team in 1974 — way out in Landover, Maryland. THIS IS YOUR DAY!!! George McPhee came to manage in 1997 and seemed to have a strategy […]

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Happy Oshie Day!! Capitals Declare #OshieDay77

The Capitals had a great announcement this morning: It's 7/7, aka TJ Oshie Day! Celebrate as you see fit 🎉 #OshieDay77 pic.twitter.com/vRbRhOE67q — Washington Capitals (@Capitals) July 7, 2017 In honor of his day, we give you some of our favorite photos!!!

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Building Hockey in the DMV

Beer League Beat-Down: Ringers

Beer league is full of characters. You’ve got the hot head, the shy guy, the girl with the wicked edges, the goalie who only plays well halfway to hammered, the guy who plays three levels down, puts up all the goals and two-thirds of the assists. It is this guy, the ringer, who is our […]

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Dev Camp 2016: Day Four in Pictures

This morning started much like every other morning… until we remembered that camp was still going on! So off we went. Skaters arrived on the ice around 10 and were split on to two separate rinks again; D-men on one side and forwards on the other. All three goalies began with the forwards on the […]

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Breaking News

Caps Roomies Comes to an End…

By now you all know that only one of the duo that makes up the Caps Roomies received  a qualifying offer by today’s deadline. That person was Tom Wilson.  We here at FiCP are having an especially hard time coming to terms with the loss of Michael Latta so we thought we’d share some of […]

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Photo Gallery

The Best Season Through the Lens

So many incredible moments in this whirlwind of a season, and sometimes there are no words. As the saying goes “a picture is worth a thousand words.” And well, we have plenty so without further ado we have thousands of words to share. We had happy boys:   And of course, we have those lovely […]

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Hershey Bears News

Explaining the Calder Cup

The Hershey Bears hold the record for most American Hockey League (AHL) wins of the Calder Cup (11) as well as the first and second place team to win the Cup. So what does it mean? What is the story behind the Calder Cup? As the AHL explains it, the Calder Cup gets its name […]

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Playoffs

Caps Look to Keep Pressure on the Pens in Game 2

What a first game of the series! T.J. Oshie arrived and showed the D.C. area fans why trading for him was a great choice this past offseason by scoring a hat-trick and overtime winner 4-3. Caps fans were celebrating and had many reasons to be overjoyed with the start of this series. But in reality, […]

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Get Hyped!!

It’s almost time Caps Fans!!! We thought it necessary to get the fanbase even more hyped so we put together a short video of some of our favorite photos from the season: In case you missed the announcement, The Washington Capitals will be facing The Philadelphia Flyers in the first round. Because the Caps are […]

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