Monthly Archives: April 2016

Series Stands Even as Caps Fall to Pens

The Washington Capitals fell to the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 tonight at the Verizon Center. While the game was fast paced, the Capitals did not play to their potential and yielded six power play opportunities to the visitors.

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Grading the Caps: Game 2 Performance

How did the Washington Capitals perform in Game 2? It is time for some letter grades. Continue reading

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Brooks Orpik Takes Out Pens Olli Maatta, Milbury Rants

AP Photo/Nick Wass Brooks Orpik’s earth-shattering hit on Olli Maatta set an early tone for game 2. Just four minutes into the game, Orpik caught Maatta in a vulnerable position in the Caps defensive zone.

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Washington Capitals Daily Report – 4/30

The Capitals held their final practice this morning at Kettler to finalize preparations for Game 2. The Caps are set to host game 2 tonight at Verizon Center. Puck-drop is 8:25 PM. The Capitals will hold a morning skate on … Continue reading

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Keys to Game 2: How Can the Capitals Secure a Victory?

What can the Washington Capitals do in order to secure a victory against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 2? Continue reading

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Game Day Food For Thought: Is Pierre McGuire Biased Toward the Penguins?

Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images  When the Capitals played their first playoff game against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night, Capitals fans were forced to listen to the NBC broadcasters, as the Comcast Sportsnet team of Joe Beninati, … Continue reading

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Photos from Morning Skate – 4/30 – Calm Before the Storm

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What Are Your Game Day Superstitions and Traditions?

A future Tom Wilson in the making! It’s all part of his Mom’s game day superstitions! One down, three more wins to go! Most of us are preparing for game two tonight at the Verizon Center. So, what does “preparing” mean … Continue reading

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Is A Fine Enough to Curb Wilson’s Recklessness?

Photo: NHL  After giving Pittsburgh Penguins forward Conor Sheary a potentially dangerous knee-on-knee hit in last night’s 4-3 overtime win, Capitals right wig Tom Wilson was fined for the first time in his three-year NHL career.

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Daniel & Taylor Winnik – Puppy Love!

Mario & Sonny Winnik – Taking the Internet by Storm! We introduced you to Daniel and his wife, Taylor shortly after he was traded to the Capitals in March. From that article, we knew that the Winnik’s were pet lovers.

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