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Capitals Week in Review

The Washington Capitals played three games last week, going 2-1. Washington is now 10-3-0 with 20 points and sit in second place in the Metropolitan Division, trailing the New York Rangers by two points. Rangers 5 Capitals 3 (November 3rd) The Capitals outshot the Rangers, but that wasn’t enough as the Rangers took over first place in the division. New... Read More
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Capitals off to best start since 2011-12 season

The Washington Capitals are perennial favorites to win the Stanley Cup, despite never actually winning the Cup. This year was no different and so far, so good. Washington is off to an 8-2 start, matching the best start in franchise history, doing so twice; once to start the 2011-12 season and once to start the 1991-92 season. The Caps have... Read More
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Capitals busy in early goings of free agency

The Washington Capitals are a team that needed to make some upgrades this offseason, after yet another disappointing playoff departure. Washington was able to do just that by way of free agency and trade. Late Wednesday night, the Caps signed veteran right winger, Justin Williams, to a two-year, $6.5 million deal. Williams is a three-time Stanley Cup winner, including two... Read More
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Ovi Should Have Taken the Marshawn Route

Alex Ovechkin and Marshawn Lynch are almost polar opposites, but Ovi sure could have learned from “Beast Mode” going into the Washington Capitals’ Game 7 against the New York Rangers. The superstar left winger, who is favored to win his fourth Hart Trophy as league MVP next month, guaranteed a win over New York in the series-deciding game. His Caps... Read More
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McDonagh’s goal in OT keeps Rangers alive

The New York Rangers have a Holtby problem, they just haven’t figured out how to solve the kid manning the pipes for Washington. New York came into last night’s game facing elimination, down 3-1 in the best of seven series against the Capitals. In a must win game, goals have to be scored. The Rangers may not have solved the... Read More
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Burakovsky, Holtby give Capitals 3-1 series lead

The Washington Capitals are a step closer to making history under the Alex Ovechkin era, they are just one win away from the Eastern Conference Finals. Their 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers has given them the upper hand in the series, leading 3-1. One of the heroes of this game was rookie Andre Burakovsky, the 20 year old... Read More
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Ovechkin finds Ward for game winner, Caps steal Game 1

The Washington Capitals went from being the home team in the first round of the playoffs to starting on the road in the second round against the New York Rangers. As the visiting team, it’s your mission to get the opposing crowd to quiet to create some level of doubt in the home side if possible. Washington did that and... Read More
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Tavares, Islanders take 2-1 series lead

Despite the return of starting keeper Braden Holtby, the Washington Capitals couldn’t take the lead in their series against the New York Islanders. The Islanders took a 2-1 series lead on the first game on their home ice. It was none other than John Tavares who put the game away, scoring just 15 seconds into the extra period. The Capitals... Read More
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