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Capitals Dev Camp: All About the Goaltenders

Every summer the Capitals host development camp in Arlington, Virginia. And every summer we get to look at a new crop of goaltenders that are learning from some of the best coaches in the NHL and AHL. This summer is no different.

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It’s Like a Goalie Festival at MedStar Capitals Iceplex

Wednesday was the target date for most of the players to return to MedStar Capitals Iceplex for some conditioning prior to the start of training camp 14 September. Although not everyone is here yet – no Tom Wilson sighting – we do have four of the franchise goalies in attendance. Up the sides and shoot […]

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My Time with the Washington Capitals

The Capitals had an extra goaltender on the ice the past few weeks for Camp Nemo. Max Cichanowicz was invited to sit in the net as a few Caps played a bit of ‘pickup hockey’ before training camp begins mid-September. Here’s his story about how the Capitals made his dream come true!

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No Shortage of Good Goalies Looking for Contracts, Including Caps Grubauer

The writing is on the wall – it is highly likely that Philipp Grubauer will not return to the Washington Capitals as a back-up goalie.  Brian MacLellan said as much on Wednesday during the media interviews. Grubi wants, and deserves, a starting spot. So what are the likely options being touted about? How about replacing […]

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The Many Faces of Braden Holtby

There are few things in life that make us (and we know many of you) smile than the looks of Braden Holtby. Today was no exception. He was looking marvelous today at morning skate. Serene. Tranquil. Zen-like. Whatever he is doing to keep in the zone and pucks out of his zone is working. Can’t […]

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Capitals Bring Grubauer Back for One More Season

Philipp Grubauer is the last of the Washington Capitals restricted free agents (RFA) to sign with the team. And it is the shortest of all terms – just one year for $1.5 million. His previous contract was for two years $1,500,000 – an average of $750,000 a year. Although this is a bump in salary for […]

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The Goalies of Capitals Development Camp

Critical to any winning team is who sits between the posts and who ultimately keeps the other team from scoring. This summer we had a chance to see four goalies who might one day be decked out in a red Capitals sweater. Lets start with Adam Carlson. The 23 year old signed with Washington in […]

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Playoffs

Who is This Matt Murray Who Is Stopping the Caps??

The Pittsburgh Penguins are riding a hot goaltender in the 2016 playoffs after starting goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury suffered a concussion more than a month ago. A 21-year-old rookie goaltender named Matt Murray was called up from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and has been a rock in net. He’s been in net since game 3 against the New […]

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Playoffs

Round Two Stimga: Caps Keep Coming Back

Yea, we all know the Caps history. We use the appearance of their star player Alex Ovechkin in 2005 as a starting milestone since many of our friends think the team’s success rests on the shoulders of Ovi. So, here’s where they stand: They have made it to round 3 conference finals, oh never… They have […]

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