game day

Caps Post-Game Highlights

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough Caps Win 4-2

The Capitals visited Denver, Colorado and a familiar face in Semyon Varlamov Friday night in the first of their back-to-back games. The team was one Swede short after an announcement came earlier in the day that Nicklas Backstrom would be sitting out due to an upper body injury. In his place was Stan Galiev who…. […]

Read More
Caps Post-Game Highlights

Depth Scoring Helps Caps Defeat Pens

This was the first of two make-up games from  January. The  Pittsburgh Penguins came to Verizon Center to play the league-leading Washington Capitals. Defenseman Mike Weber also made his debut as a Capital. First Period: Another Slow Start The Penguins scored first on 2-on-1. The Caps first shot on goal came at 8:53 in the first. […]

Read More
Caps Practice Shots

Caps Practice Surprises

Practice Update The team took morning skate at Kettler this morning. Joining the rest of the team were our All-Star Game stars: Evgeny Kuznetsov, Nicklas Backstrom, and Braden Holtby. Big celly for Kuzy who was named NHL Star of the Month!!! BIG NEWS! Brooks Orpik skated with the team for the first time in forever, […]

Read More
Caps Game Preview

Capitals and Flyers Lineup Projection: The Carlson Return?

The Caps will be aiming to wow fans again with its 13th consecutive win at home tonight. They have the longest home winning streak in the NHL and with 13 wins will tie the franchise record set during the 2009/10 season, according to Caps Today. The first place Washington Capitals meet the struggling Flyers for […]

Read More
Caps Practice Shots

Islanders Out for Revenge…Tom Wilson a Target?

Origin of the Rivalry: It’s no secret there is a rivalry between the Caps and Islanders but could the Isles be out for revenge? During game four of the first round of playoffs last season Tom Wilson delivered a big hit on Islander’s Visnovsky that ended his game. After the game words were doled out […]

Read More
Caps Practice Shots

Caps Daily Glass Bump 1/7/16 Islanders Pre-Game Notes

Caps Take New York – Two Teams, One Town. The Caps meet the Islanders for the first time during the regular season in their new home in Brooklyn’s Barclays Center tonight. This is the Caps fourth away game—they have one more on Saturday against rival Rangers. The boys practiced at Boston University before heading to […]

Read More
Caps Post-Game Highlights

What to Watch for Tonight: #CapsLeafs

The Russian Troyka: Ovechkin, Orlov, & Kuznetsov. Who scores first and who has the most points by the end of the night?? Game time is 7 pm From Air Canada Centre in Toronto. Braden Holtby is at one end; Jonathan Bernier at the other. Bernier is hoping to get his first point in the win […]

Read More