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A Caps Fan’s Guide to Vegas

A month ago I made the last-minute decision to fly to Vegas for the Caps first ever game against the newly established Vegas Golden Knights. I have to say that I was a little nervous as I had never been to Vegas. So if you are anything like me hopefully this post will help you […]

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The Many Faces of Nate Schmidt…

As you all know by now, I made the trip to Vegas to see our favorite Nate Schmidt. I met up with the wonderful Caps Road Crew to yesterday to see the Vegas Knights practice, and well, to say it was a success would be a huge understatement… Just take a look at these photos […]

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Western Canada Road Trip: All Eyes on Chandler Stephenson

 The Caps have three away games coming up. Chris Cleveland shares his thoughts on what could happen!!!  Chandler Stephenson- The Caps recently put Andre Burakovksy on the IR after he had thumb surgery and he will be out for six to eight weeks. Stephenson, who has been red hot in Hershey, was the obvious choice […]

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Caps: Photo Shoot, Practice, and Getting Ready for the Road Trip

The Washington Capitals started the morning with the annual photo shoot. There was a lot of twitter buzz over “who wears it best” between Justin Williams and Andre Burkovsky. Now we know why Burky was letting the curls run wild!! We’ve always said JWill had a strong influence on the younger guys, we just didn’t […]

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The Week That Was

At the End of the Road, Caps beat the Stars and Break a Taboo Since 2008

In three games on the road, the Caps have collected five of six points. Differently compared to that nine-win streak, two of these three games were really tough. The Caps were able to remain the only team in the league with single digit in losses (nine). The first game on the road, a wild one against […]

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Trotz’s Take: NYR Post-game comments, 3/4/2016

Following Friday night’s loss to the NY Rangers, Coach Trotz had these comments about the game: About the Performance: “I thought we played pretty well, actually.” “I thought we came out with a pretty good game plan.” “I didn’t think the first was too bad.” “I thought in the second period that we dominated that […]

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Ovi, Ovi, Ovi… Caps Wild Postgame

The Minnesota Wild had lost six straight games and had not won at home since the turn of the calendar. The Capitals had not won in the last eight games at Xcel Energy Center. Birthday boy Mike Richards was a game decision but he was in the lineup. First period: Penalties Galore Braden Holtby continued […]

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Visiting Tampa Bay Amalie Arena, Home of the Lightning

  What does one do when they are on vacation and away from their favorite hockey team? You visit rivals in their stadiums and make comparisons! This is our first article in a series about NHL stadiums/arenas that we will write about as we visit them. The Atmospherics Amalie Arena is electric—from the outside in. […]

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