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The Origin of Gritty: The Story Behind the NHL’s Newest Mascot

With the Washington Capitals taking on the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night at Capital One Arena, FiCP takes a look at the fascination behind the NHL’s newest furry friend. Ever since the Flyers have introduced their new mascot Gritty to the entire hockey world in late September, hockey fans worldwide have became obsessed with the […]

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Caps Post-Game Highlights

Capitals’ Offensive Defensemen Lead to Win Over Flyers

  The Philadelphia Flyers returned to the Verizon Center for a lunchtime matchup with the Washington Capitals. These teams last met when the Flyers beat the Capitals in overtime in the first game back after Winter Storm Jonas dumped 2-plus feet of snow on the DC area. Capital Tom Wilson played in his 200th career […]

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Caps Game Preview

Capitals and Flyers Game Line Projections

  DON’T FORGET: It’s a 12 PM puck drop today. Watch on NBC and listen 106.7 The Washington Capitals and Philadelphia Flyers played on Saturday—both games ending in an OT shootout. Only difference is the Caps won their game with a magic shot by Alex Ovechkin while the Flyers goalie Steve Mason let a shot […]

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All Things Caps

Captain America Return: John Carlson Finally Back

Defenseman John Carlson hit his 200th NHL point this year and from that point on continued to keep the Washington Capitals in the game. Often herald as one of the most underrated D’s in the league, John has been one of the most consistent Caps players. Before his injury he set a personal best in […]

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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 […]

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Flyers and Caps Back After the Blizzard

PUCK-DROP IS 8:00 PM TONIGHT!!! The Washington Capitals return to the ice after being snowed out of two games (Anaheim and Pittsburgh)  this weekend. The Flyers missed their game against the Islanders and then proceeded to lose to the Bruins on Monday.  The Caps have won their last two games while the Flyers have lost […]

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Bringing Neuvy Back: Caps and Flyers Goalie Matchup

  One-time Caps and Hershey Bear’s goalie, Michal Neuvrith may finally be in the net against his former teammates on Wednesday. Michal started his pro career with the Caps and when he left had a .910 save percentage. He now has a .934 save percentage and often leads the league in that category. Unfortunately, he […]

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