Once Again, Jay Beagle Answers the Call

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Jay Beagle found himself in an unfamiliar place at the start of overtime on Saturday night. Taking the opening face off of the extra period.  Continue reading

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How Much Does One Have to Bleed?

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opinion Yet another game of questionable officiating, this time in Dallas Saturday night. Since the Capitals would ultimately win, I felt it would be a better time to high-light another poor outing by the zebras, rather than sounding like sour grapes after a loss.  Continue reading

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Grubauer save sucks the life out of Dallas

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Tied 3-3, midway through the third period of the Caps-Stars game on Saturday night, the Caps Taylor Chorney was called for an untimely holding penalty, sending the Stars to the power play. On the man advantage, Dallas quickly began to buzz in the Caps zone, ultimately setting up Tyler Seguin for what looked to be an open shot for the go-ahead tally.  Continue reading

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Caps rally to beat the Stars 4-3 (OT)

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The Capitals beat the Stars 4-3 Saturday night at American Airlines Center in Dallas. The win raised the Capitals record to 31-9-6. The Capitals next travel home for one game when they host the Carolina Hurricanes Monday night at Verizon Center. Puck drop is 7:00PM.  Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Niskanen Eyes Milestone as Caps Conclude Mentor’s Trip

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The Capitals held their morning skate at American Airlines Center ahead of tonight’s matchup with the Dallas Stars. With several milestones already achieved this month, Matt Niskanen will join the elite group tonight. This is also the final game of the annual Caps’ dads trip. Puck drop is at 8:00 Eastern on CSN+.  Continue reading

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Game Preview: Capitals @ Stars

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After a big win in St. Louis on Thursday, which saw the Caps paste seven goals on the Blues, Washington continues their road trip with their dads tonight in Dallas, as they take on the Stars. Puck drop is at 8 PM eastern on CSN +.  Continue reading

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What’s the Fouss? The NHL All-Star Weekend Needs a Marketing Reboot

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The NHL All-Star weekend is a fun showcase for the league and its top players.  The players show off their skills on the ice in a skills competition, and in a 3-on-3 game. Continue reading

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Identifying the turning point in the Capitals’ season

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There’s no question the Capitals are experiencing a resurgence in their season. After a sluggish start, the Capitals have turned things around, and are now playing the best hockey in the NHL. How did this happen so abruptly? We decided to take a closer look at the ebbs and flows of the season, both statistically and from overarching perspective in an attempt to identify the definitive course-change.  Continue reading

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Capitals Kick the Blues, 7-3

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The Washington Capitals beat the St. Louis Blues 7-3 Thursday night at Scottrade Center. The win raised the Capitals record to 30-9-6. The Capitals next travel to Dallas to take on the Stars Saturday night. Puck-drop is 8:00 PM.  Continue reading

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Capitals Embark on Annual Mentors’ Trip: Part 1 (Photos)

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The Capitals embarked on their annual mentors’ trip Wednesday afternoon following practice. The annual trip allows players to bring their father or friend along for a couple of road games. This year the mentors are along for this week’s mid-western swing, with stops in St. Louis and Dallas. A few of the photos from the first leg of the trip: Continue reading

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