Daily Archives: May 17, 2017

Heartbreak in Hershey

HERSHEY, Pa. — After showing their resilience several times this season, the Hershey Bears were unable to tap into that magic one last time this season, bowing out of the 2017 Calder Cup Playoffs to the #4 seeded Providence Bruins, … Continue reading

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As it Currently Stands, Karl Alzner Has Likely Played His Last Game as A Capital

Since making the Capitals’ Opening Night lineup in training camp prior to the 2010-11 season, defenseman Karl Alzner has been in the Caps’ Opening Night lineup for over 500 consecutive games and become one of the most beloved and respected … Continue reading

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Backstrom, Kuznetsov and Orlov Arrive in Paris Under Heavy Security

Nicklas Backstrom (Team Sweden), Evgeny Kuznetsov and Dmitry Orlov (Team Russia) traveled from Cologne, Germany to Paris, France on Wednesday via high-speed train. The two teams have advanced to the semi-finals of the 2017 IIHF Championships. 

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Are Big Changes Necessary for the Capitals or Should they Try and Stay the Course?

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images  So here we go again, another disappointing start to the summer. The Capitals were eliminated in the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs once again by their rivals, the Pittsburgh Penguins. It’s a stinging feeling that never goes … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Drop Game 6 to Providence (Photos)

HERSHEY, P.a., — Sigh. The Hershey Bears had their chance to move on to the Eastern Conference Finals, but the Providence Bruins hung on to see another day, defeating Hershey 4-2. The game started great with the Bears controlling the … Continue reading

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What’s the Fouss? The Game 7 Meltdown: What Is With the Poor Attitude and Effort?

Why did the Capitals lack effort and show a poor attitude in their Game 7 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins? Continue reading

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