Capitals Recall Paul Carey

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In a release, the Washington Capitals and Hershey Bears announced that Paul Carey has been recalled today.  Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Defeat Binghamton Senators 3-1 (Photos)

In front of a sold out crowd, the Hershey Bears continued their home win streak defeating the Binghamton Senators 3-1. While the Bears currently hold third place in the Atlantic, they can’t let their foot of the gas, as the Providence Bruins and Bridgeport Sound Tigers aren’t far behind. Following the week’s trend of playing teams that will be defunct next season, the boys have a big weekend away with back-to-back games against the St. John’s Ice Caps.  Continue reading

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Capitals Get Home Shootout Win for First Time this Season

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The shootout round has been relatively unkind to the Capitals this season. Tonight the Caps played a playoff-like contest and got a huge win to stay atop of the Metropolitan Division and the league. They needed overtime and ultimately the shootout to decide the winner, but unlike most shootouts this season, the Capitals came away with the win and the full two-points.  Continue reading

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Capitals Beat Jackets 2-1 (SO)

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The Washington Capitals beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 2-1 (SO) Thursday night at Verizon Center. The win raised the Capitals record to 48-17-8 (104 points). The Capitals next host the Arizona Coyotes Saturday night at Verizon Center. Puck drop is 7:00 p.m.  Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Caps Prep for President’s Trophy Battle at the Phone Booth

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Tonight is another exciting Thursday night battle at Verizon Center. Tonight the reigning Metropolitan Division champions host the young, up-and-coming Blue Jackets, who have had an amazing season, and shattered pundit’s expectations. Here’s what went down at Kettler today. Puck drop for tonight is 7 PMContinue reading

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Fan from Sweden Makes Pilgrimage for First Caps Game

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Photo: Jesper Svesson

Two fans from Sweden visited America this week and got to experience the thrill and the excitement of attending a Caps game. Jesper Svensson and his brother Jacob, aged 22 and 19 respectively, were in the USA for 10 days. Four were in the Nation’s Capital while the other six days were spent in New York City. Jacob is a Flames fan so they looked at the schedule and both were in a situation where they were able to go.  Continue reading

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Justin Williams Wants Your Input on Hair Style for Team Photo

We are reaching that time again. The Capitals will be taking their annual team photo this Monday morning at Kettler. As a result, Justin Williams has reached out to fans for input on this years hair style for the photo.  Continue reading

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Can Alzner-Carlson Compete With Other Contenders’ Top Defensive Pairings?


The Washington Capitals arguably have the best defensive corps in the National Hockey League. Just looking at the Capitals’ lineup, it’s says something when Brooks Orpik and trade deadline acquisition Kevin Shattenkirk are the third-pairing for Washington. Look around the league, and both of those players are top four guys on most teams around the league. With players such as Orpik and Shattenkirk as a team’s fifth and sixth defensemen, one can only imagine how great the top-pairing players are. If a team’s top-pairing is so great though, why are some Caps fans calling for one of those said players to be scratched? Most notably, defensive stalwart Karl Alzner? Continue reading

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Offensive Onslaught Led by This Week’s 3-Stars in Hershey


In some respects, this list is pretty easy to compile, but the Bears have definitely been making a case for multiple players to earn NoVa Caps’ Stars of the Week honors of late, and that superb play has been paying huge dividends as the Bears now find themselves in 3rd place in the Atlantic Division with the playoffs right around the corner.  Continue reading

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Bears Magnificent March Continues with Victory over Binghamton

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It’s been an incredible stretch for the Hershey Bears since the return of Pheonix Copley. The Bears entered Wednesday night’s game with Binghamton riding a five-game winning streak that has catapulted the club into third place in the Atlantic Division and dispatched of the Senators, 3-1 in their final home game in March.  Continue reading

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