Capitals Players Wait on Fans for Charity


Several Washington Capitals players spent part of their Saturday cooking and serving Caps fans at the Nando’s PERi-PERi in Arlington, Virginia. 

Andre Burakovsky, Lars Eller, Stanislav Galiev, Nate Schmidt and Tom Wilson all spent part of their Saturday afternoon, working, waiting and feeding Caps fans. All sales from 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM went to benefiting the Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation.

Additional participants included Capitals alumnus Paul Mulvey, PA Announcer Wes Johnson, Red Rockers and mascot Slapshot, Elliot in the Morning Show host Elliot Segal, CSN Mid-Atlantic’s Capitals analyst and Caps alumnus Craig Laughlin and CSN Mid-Atlantic’s Capitals contributor Courtney Laughlin.

Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation supports the charitable efforts of the professional teams under its umbrella: the Washington Capitals, Mystics, Valor and Wizards. Some of the scenes from today’s event:


By Jon Sorensen

About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His passion for the Caps has grown over the decades, which has included time as a season ticket holder, social media and community organizer, and most recently led to the founding of NoVa Caps in 2014. Jon earned a Bachelor's of Science in Civil Engineering at Old Dominion University, and is a Systems Engineer during intermissions, which has been instrumental in supporting his Capitals habit.
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