Daily Archives: March 5, 2017

Bears Face Adversity and Claw Back for a 6-Point Week

Three-in-threes are tough – just ask the Hershey Bears. After two huge wins Friday in Syracuse and Saturday at home against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, the Bears hosted Springfield Sunday evening looking for a sweep of the weekend. And it was … Continue reading

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Game Preview: Stars @ Capitals

The Capitals will be looking to extend their franchise-record consecutive home game winning streak to 16 games on Monday night when they host the Dallas Stars. Puck drop is 7:30 p.m. 

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The Dmitry Dilemma: Dmitry Orlov’s Strong Season Makes For An Interesting Decision on His Future

Getty Images When he signed a one-year contract late last summer, Capitals defenseman Dmitry Orlov was making a bet on himself to match or exceed his career-high 29 points (eight goals, 21 assists) from the 2015-16 season. So far, it’s … Continue reading

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Anatomy of a Game Winner: Oshie and Backstrom Team up for Winning Goal

Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images At first glance, the Capitals game-winning goal against the Flyers looked like just another beautiful snipe executed by Nicklas Backstrom. But a closer look reveals a fantastic setup by T.J. Oshie, and even better communications between … Continue reading

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