Monthly Archives: November 2015

Washington Capitals Daily Report (11-30-15)

The Washington Capitals returned to practice at Kettler this morning (Monday), following a day off for the team on Sunday.  The Caps (17-5-1) took over first place in the Metropolitan Division and extended their winning streak to five games with a … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Statistics Analysis – Nov 23-29

This article is a game by game analysis from an advanced statistics standpoint.  Statistics were taken from the War on Ice Website for each game and includes iSC (Individual Scoring Chances), iCF (Individual Corsi For), Corsi Plus/Minus, Fenwick Plus Minus, … Continue reading

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Justin Williams Bringing More Than Experience To Washington

When the Capitals signed three-time Stanley Cup champion Justin Williams to what many considered a discount deal (two-years, $6.5 million) in free agency, the expectation was that he could provide his experience while also chipping in offensively. But 23 games … Continue reading

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NHL Weekly Rewind – Week Ending 11-29

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Washington Capitals Weekly Recap – November 23-29

General Recap This week featured the last three games of long home stand (five games in all) followed immediately by leaving for a road trip, starting with a game in Toronto the very next day after the last game of … Continue reading

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Capitals Beat Leafs 4-2, Stretch Winning Streak to Five Games

The Washington Capitals beat the Toronto Maple Leafs, 4-2 on Saturday night at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto.  The win stretched the Caps winning streak to five games, including winning both games of a back-to-back set this weekend.  The Capitals finished … Continue reading

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Game Preview: Caps Take On The Leafs in Toronto

The Washington Capitals (16-5-1) visit the Toronto Maple Leafs (7-10-5) tonight at Air Canada Centre in Toronto. In the last meeting on November 7, Nicklas Backstrom scored with 0:08 seconds left in regulation to tie the game. The Capitals then went … Continue reading

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He’s Back – Oshie Rocket Gets Him Back on the Board

It was 15 days and seven long games since TJ Oshie scored his last goal against the Flyers. Early in the third, Oshie’s luck turned as he launched a rocket over Andrei Vasilevskiy’s glove giving the Capitals a 4-0 lead … Continue reading

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Kuzy’s Pass, Simply Scintillating, but Nothing New for Teammates

Evgeny Kuznetsov‘s slap pass to Jason Chimera last night was simply sensational, and a great example of Kuzy’s vision for the game.  To recap:

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Capitals Ground Lightning, 4-2

The Washington Capitals held on to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-2 on Friday night at Verizon Center.  The Caps jumped to a dominating 4-0 lead through two periods, out-shooting the Lightning 31-14 through two periods, and survived an energetic … Continue reading

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