Daily Archives: April 9, 2017

Capitals Fall to Panthers in Season Final, 2-0

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Florida Panthers 2-0 Sunday night at Verizon Center. The Capitals’ finish the regular season with a record of 55-19-8 (118 points). The Capitals next get set for round one of the … Continue reading

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Garrett Mitchell’s Hard Work and Dedication Has Finally Paid Off

When the Capitals drafted him in the sixth-round (175th overall) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, right wing Garrett Mitchell’s path to the NHL was never going to be an easy one. Just under eight years later, he is playing … Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Resting the Starters

After a big win over the Bruins, the Capitals returned home and held an optional skate Sunday morning at Kettler. There were a couple more players from Hershey that were recalled this morning and one of them is making his long-awaited … Continue reading

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Leaving (for) Las Vegas Series: Expansion Draft Rules

 I don’t know about you, but I’ve pretty much had it with the rumors that this player will be taken in the expansion draft or that player will be the one going. At NoVa Caps, we are familiarizing ourselves with … Continue reading

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Mitchell and Stephenson Recalled

What a month it has been for Garrett Mitchell. The Hershey captain welcomed a new baby to the family and just this morning, it was announced that he was recalled to the Washington Capitals along with Chandler Stephenson. 

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Stingrays Roll into Kelly Cup Playoffs

A week ago, the South Carolina Stingrays were engaged in their own heated, five-way battle for the ECHL playoffs. So, the Stingrays went out and won their last four games. Sound familiar? It should – their AHL affiliate, Hershey, is … Continue reading

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Opponent and Schedule for the Capitals’ First Round of the Playoffs

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports It’s hard to believe that the 2016-2017 NHL regular season draws to a close on Sunday. Fortunately for the Caps faithful, the Caps are heading to post season play while 14 other teams start dusting off … Continue reading

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