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Thursday night the Washington Capitals clinched a spot in the playoffs. Unlike previous seasons, there was no doubt it would happen and fans were less nervous. For now, the focus is on that first place spot in the Metropolitan Division and who the Caps will play in the first round. The Caps are hoping for […]

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Back-to-Back: Alex Ovechkin is Named Metropolitan Division Captain for NHL All-Star Game for Second Year in a Row

To the surprise of no one, okay maybe there were some surprises since many fans lobbied for Tom Wilson, Alex Ovechkin has been named team captain to represent the Metropolitan Division for the NHL All-Star Game in San Jose. This will be Ovechkin’s eighth All-Star Game of his career and will be the second straight […]

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Braden Holtby Joins Ovi for All Stars

The NHL announced the full list of players heading to Florida for the All Star Game 27 and 28 January. Despite heavy lobbying, John Carlson was overlooked. He is listed as a potential replacement should someone become injured or unable to attend. That’s how Kuzy made it last time so who knows…. Former Cap Mike […]

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Caps Pregame 2017-18

This Season Must be a Tough one for the Metro Division

Many teams playing in the Metropolitan Division have been doing well building their teams since last season. In addition, the first two draft picks were from teams in this division, which may reflect a great season for its teams and, consequently, unpredictability for the division title and classification for the playoffs. Now let’s look at […]

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Caps Post-Game Highlights

Caps Send Sens Home After Historic 7-1 Win

Celebrate good times, COME ON! Everybody celebrate! The Washington Capitals came back home from a nail biting overtime victory in Madison Square Garden to take on the Ottawa Senators at the Verizon Center. After a beautiful save from Braden Holtby in conjunction with Nate Schmidt, Alex Ovechkin was all too happy to end the game […]

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Caps Daily Morning Report: 2 Jan

Restart in Columbus The team took off Friday to recover from their New Year’s Eve loss in Raleigh. They will have morning skate Saturday  at Nationwide Arena and will play the Columbus Blue Jackets at 7 pm. tonight. The Blue Jackets had a strong showing against the Dallas Stars serving up a surprising defeat at 6-3. […]

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Caps-Habs Their Way to Maintain Winning Streak

  From practice at Kettler Ice Plex to the final horn at Verizon, the Washington Capitals played today like a team that wants to keep on winning. And win they did. They soundly beat the Montreal Canadiens—the Atlantic Division’s first place team 3-1. With this loss, the Habs slip to second place in their div.  Not […]

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Washington Capitals: First They’re Down and Then They’re Up

Photos by Brittney Marcum (BAMitsBrittney93) The Caps have again entered into a pattern of lose one, win one. This season we have seen two good winning streaks, one of five games and one of six games. The good news is that they have yet to lose two in a row, one of only two teams […]

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