Capitals 

Early playoff exit a familiar theme for Washington

Another year in the Alex Ovechkin era, another postseason wasted. The Washington Capitals were eliminated in the second round at the hands of the Pittsburgh Penguins in six games. Since drafting Ovechkin No. 1 overall in 2004, the Caps have made the playoffs eight times and have not advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals. Washington entered the postseason as the… Read More
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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
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Best-of-Three for the Stanley Cup

What started off as a best-of-seven, then shifted to a best-of-five, is now a best-of-three to see who takes home Lord Stanley’s Cup. Each team was able to “steal” a game on the road. The pivotal Game 5 will be Saturday in Tampa Bay at 8 pm. Each game of the series has been decided by one goal, which has… Read More
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2013 Stanley Cup Finals Preview

The Stanley Cup Finals start tonight! The Eastern Conference Champion Boston Bruins face off against the Western Conference Champion Chicago Blackhawks in what should be a Stanley Cup matchup for the ages. So get your snacks ready, tune your TV to NBC, and get ready for some heart-stopping hockey. Before the action begins, here are my game-to-game box scores, similar… Read More