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The quest for Lord Stanley’s Cup kicks off tonight

The long grind that is the 82-game regular season schedule is now finished and one of the best playoffs year after year are set to begin tonight. For the first time ever, a Canadian-based team will not be competing for Lord Stanley’s Cup. On the flipside, all three California-based teams qualified for the playoffs. Can the Capitals overcome past playoff... Read More

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

Ovechkin,Backstrom get Capitals back on track

The Washington Capitals looked like a much different team than in Game 1, they were much more active and aggressive as they tried to even the first round series against the New York Islanders. After skating past, over, and around the Capitals in Game 1, the Islanders got off to another fast start. Only, they wouldn’t be able to sustain... Read More

Capitals, Islanders drop the puck tonight in Round 1

The Washington Capitals finished the regular season second in the Metropolitan Division, good enough for the four seed in this year’s Eastern Conference playoffs. They will be facing the fifth seeded New York Islanders tonight at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC at 7pm Eastern. The Islanders had a chance to earn home ice in this matchup after the Capitals... Read More

Crease to Crease

Welcome back to another edition of Crease to Crease! This is a weekly series that Chuckie Maggio and Eddie McDonald collaborate on to provide their analysis of the past week in the National Hockey League. They talk about teams, players, moments of the week as well as what to look for in the week coming up. Team of the Week... Read More
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