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So Many Hershey Bears in Virginia

The Capitals players are showing up little by little in Ballston, Virginia for an unofficial conditioning camp. Added to the pack are a few fellas from Hershey to show off their Bear talent.

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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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Capitals Training Camp

The Trickle Begins

The season may not be underway just yet- but the boys are sure ready to get going and a few of our faves have even begun skating at MedStar Iceplex already! And we were more than ready to see them again! Guys like Backstrom, Copley, Carlson, Gersich, and Eller are just a few that have […]

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Playoffs 2018

Special Time for Capitals and Stanley Cup in Canada

Following its Eurorussia tour, the Stanley Cup sailed the seas to Canada for a very special time. From British Columbia through Alberta and Manitoba to an emotional stop in Saskatchewan crowds heralded it’s arrival. Brett Connolly, who was part of the Andre Burakovsky and Lars Eller winning line, welcomed Lord Stanley to the WHL Prince […]

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Photo Gallery

They Like Us, They Really Like Us (Our Caps photos that is)

We launched this media outlet at the start of the 2015/16 season because we wanted to showcase the best moments of the Capitals in photos. Players, other blogs, and fans were already using and liking the pictures our photographer, Brittney Marcum, took at practice and during games so we thought, why not just create our […]

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What Do Those Long-Term Contracts Mean for the Capitals Future?

Every team in the NHL is planning for the future and lining up younger players to fill in as contracts expire or older players are “moved” off the roster. The past couple of summers, the Capitals have made some long-term investments in players that may make it harder for younger players to have their opportunity […]

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Hershey Bears News

Best Nights for Caps Fans to Visit the Hershey Bears

The Hershey Bears announced their promotion schedule for the 2018/19 season. Some Capitals fans may want to schedule their visits for the special events that take place during weekend games. The full list can be found here and these are some nights which caught our eye: October 7: the Stanley Cup comes to Hershey October […]

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Zach Sill Moves On

Hershey Bears center Zach Sill signed a contract with HC Sparta Praha of the Czech league on Monday. Sill played ten games with the Washington Capitals during the 2015/16 season. He previously played for the Penguins and Maple Leafs. Caps fans may remember him from his two-game suspension after boarding Adam McQuaid in January 2016. […]

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Player Analysis & News

Madison Bowey Ready For the Next Step?

Is Madison Bowey ready for a full-time job with the Washington Capitals? He is one of several young players from last season who the Caps are considering for a permanent roster spot in the 2018/19 season. At 23, the right-handed defenseman could bring the balance to the bottom defense pairs, depending on who Todd Reirden […]

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Reid Cashman Brings Continuity to Caps Coaching Team

The Washington Capitals officially announced the hiring of Reid Cashman as the new assistant coach under Todd Reirden today. The also announced the addition of Scott Ariel to the coaching team. Cashman will likely pick up the duties of defenseman coach. He was the Hershey Bear’s assistant coach since July 2016. The previous five years […]

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