Monthly Archives: July 2017

NBC Sports to air 15 Capitals games in the Regular Season

Today, the NHL on NBC Sports announced their schedule for 2017-18. NBC networks will air 15 Capitals games, 13 of which will be on NBCSN. 

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20th Anniversary: A Look Back at the Washington Capitals’ 1997-1998 Season

Photos: Getty Images Twenty years ago, the Capitals were preparing to embark on one of the most memorable and unprecedented seasons in the history of the franchise.  However, judging from the events that occurred that offseason, very few fans and analysts would … Continue reading

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Former Capital Alexander Semin Starts a New Chapter in Life

Photo: Washington Capitals After the 2017 Gagarin Cup playoffs were over, Alexander Semin’s KHL team, Metallurg Magnitogorsk, decided not to renew his contract.  Semin did not find another team to join in either the KHL or any other professional hockey … Continue reading

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Salary Cap and Waivers Will Play Role in Capitals’ Roster

The salary cap and waivers are issues every team faces just about every season. For this year’s Washington Capitals team the salary cap already seems tighter than last year and the issue of contract costs and waiver status could play … Continue reading

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SafariLAICH: Former Capital Brooks Laich and Wife Julianne Hough Visit, Watch, and Participate in Online Live African Safari

Photo: Brooks Laich Former Capital Brooks Laich and wife Julianne Hough spent several days on safari in Africa several months ago and, shortly after getting married, decided to take another trip. Only this time, their experience was a bit different, … Continue reading

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Evaluation of Forwards Picked in 2013 NHL Draft

The 2013 NHL Entry Draft was expected to be a relatively talent-rich draft at the time it occurred. It was also expected to be a draft in which multiple players would be considered NHL-ready from the outset. Some even wondered if this … Continue reading

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Contract Comparison: Ryan Johansen Versus Evgeny Kuznetsov

Player comparison: Ryan Johansen versus Evgeny Kuznetsov. Continue reading

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Capitals Countdown – Top 10 Moments from 2016-17: #9 Shattenkirk Overtime Winner

Photo: NHL/Getty Images Each week during the remainder of the offseason, NoVa Caps reporter Michael Marzzacco will take a trip down memory lane and share with you what he believes to be the Top 10 moments from this past season. … Continue reading

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Improving the Little Details: What Areas Can the Capitals Fine-Tune In Order to Remain A Playoff Contender?

What Areas of the game do the Capitals have to improve in? Continue reading

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Current Odds for Each Team Winning The 2017-2018 Stanley Cup

Because it’s never too early to place a bet on hockey (at least in the eyes of Vegas bookies), odds are out for each team to win the 2017-2018 Stanley Cup. The following table averages odds at 10 different sports … Continue reading

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