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Our Thanks to Jill Sorenson

We met Jill Sorenson through the Caps Fan Club. She had come to speak to a group of die-hard Caps fans about the 2015/16 season and the skinny on players. She shared her personal stories about covering DC Sports since 2000, when she worked with legend  NBC’s George Michael. She graciously agreed to meet with us […]

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Caps Practice: Working it While Laughing (photos)

The Washington Capitals have things going their way lately. All four lines are doing their part as are the defensemen and goalies. But you know that saying, “practice makes perfect” and after another shutout game they returned to Kettler for practice on Wednesday. They started with a slow warm-up, playing a bit with the coaches […]

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Women and Hockey

Photos From Behind the Scenes of Hockey N Heels

On January 12, Scarlet Caps hosted Hockey N’ Heels. Although there is some controversy about the event name, it is an opportunity to bring more women into the hockey fandom. This event taught all aspects of the game including: face-offs and slap shots, player nutrition, information about equipment. It’s an amazing opportunity to learn from […]

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Caps Practice Shots

Caps Daily Glass Bump: 1/21 

Caps returned to Kettler following a 6-3 win against Columbus on Tuesday and they just couldn’t stop smiling. The rink was pretty full as most kids had a snow day, inlcuding Cale Chimera and Jaxon Williams who seemed to be having a great time hanging out on the bench chattin up the big guys.     First […]

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Caps Practice Shots

Practice Updates in Photos 1/13/16

Today, I bring you the photos that were supposed to be here yesterday, had I not forgotten my camera battery at home.. Ah, the life of a photographer/student/employee/blogger.  Let’s get down to it. Mike Richards is fitting in nicely with the team during practices. Today he was working with teammate Tom Wilson and Coach Lane […]

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Holiday Hockey Shopping Tips

Ok Cap’s fans—we have scoured the stores  for you in search of the best Washington Capitals and hockey gifts and have come up with a pretty short list. We found that the two best places to meet your apparel  and trinket needs are the Washington Team Store at Verizon Center and at Kettler Capitals  IcePlex. Next […]

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Women and Hockey

Women and Their Hockey

There are a lot of thing said about women who come to hockey games-–most of them are pretty negative and we won’t repeat them here. Instead we will be spending the next few editions of Women in Hockey talking about the bright and passionate women we know who follow hockey, report on hockey, and live […]

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Is There Such as Thing as Too Many Caps Blogs????

As the new kids on the block, we had to ask ourselves that very question. And obviously, we think not. There are some great blogs out there, each with a different style or way of presenting information. On this Thanksgiving Day eve, we are thankful for the bloggers who have come before us and paved […]

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