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The Caps Will Honor Nicklas Backstrom on Wednesday Night for 600 Career Assists

Nicklas Backstrom has been our best kept secret for over the last decade. His dazzling playmaking abilities, methods to set up players including Alex Ovechkin and his snipes for goals have entertained Caps fans for several years. When the Capitals won the Stanley Cup I cried right at the moment Alex Ovechkin handed off the […]

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The Pregame: You Will See a Different Top Line Tonight vs. Edmonton

We are under an hour away until puck drop. The Washington Capitals will host Connor McDavid and the Oilers on Monday night and our Twitter King will be in attendance. Washington will look to bounce back from a two-game winless slide and stopping McDavid and former Cap Alex Chiasson will be key to victory. Here’s […]

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Caps Fall to Stars in Overtime to Begin Homestand

CAPITAL ONE ARENA – The Washington Capitals returned home on Saturday night to take on the Dallas Stars. After dropping a heartbreaker in Montreal where they allowed two late goals (not including the empty net), the Caps were hoping some home cooking and a normal hockey schedule would do the trick. They did get a […]

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Tom Wilson will be Suspended 20 Games to Start the Season

It’s almost like de ja vu. Last year when the Washington Capitals ended their preseason against the St. Louis Blues, Tom Wilson laid out a controversial hit that had him suspended for four games. One year later? Same deal but only a harsher punishment since he’s a repeat offender. After Wilson and general manger Brian […]

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Caps Road to the Cup: Top 10 Moments from the Playoffs #8 Jakub Vrana’s Go-Ahead Goal Lifts Capitals to Unfamiliar Territory

There was some nervous tension around Capital One Arena on Saturday May 5 after two periods. After Alex Ovechkin scored a game-winning goal in Pittsburgh to put the Capitals in front 2-1, Tom Wilson was suspended for three games for a controversial hit on Zach Aston-Reese. The Caps dropped Game 4 and were trailing the […]

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No Shortage of Good Goalies Looking for Contracts, Including Caps Grubauer

The writing is on the wall – it is highly likely that Philipp Grubauer will not return to the Washington Capitals as a back-up goalie.  Brian MacLellan said as much on Wednesday during the media interviews. Grubi wants, and deserves, a starting spot. So what are the likely options being touted about? How about replacing […]

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Caps Pregame Roundup: Caps-Blue Jackets & Practice Photos

The Capitals will look to redeem themselves after the dreadful loss in Raleigh on Saturday. When our own Chris Cleveland congratulated Coach Trotz on the win in Chicago Friday, coach replied, “We sucked in Carolina though.” So what is everyone saying about the upcoming game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday? The Blue Jackets […]

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Capitals in Florida

The Washington Capitals are in Sunrise, Florida to  see if they can make it three in a row in the W column. Braden Holtby is expected back in the net following the shutout for Philipp Grubauer. Brett Connolly will be in again which means that Zach Sanford and Taylor Chorney are scratched for a second […]

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Smile!.. It’s Nate Schmidt’s birthday!!

This season Nate Schmidt played in twice as many Caps games than the past two seasons. We love watching Schmidty play. He gives all he has every game;  he hits with power, blocks blistering slap shots with his body, has speed in his skating, and a smile on his face during his interviews in between […]

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Spring BreakUpdate: Meeting Your Favorite Caps Player

We have had a lot of questions lately about practice schedules and how to meet the Capitals’ players. With Spring Break starting for many of you parents  we wanted to share what we have learned about getting photos and autographs–for free–of your favorite Caps player. Here’s what we have observed over the years:. Please comment […]

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