Monthly Archives: August 2017

Capitals to start training camp on Friday, September 15th

The Washington Capitals announced today that training camp will open on Friday, September 15th at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Virginia. That will also be the first day of the season that coaches, management, and players are open to the … Continue reading

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Images from the Capitals’ Workout at Kettler Capitals Iceplex (Photos)

A number of Washington Capitals roster and non-roster players continued unofficial workouts Thursday morning at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. NoVa Caps photographer Joseph Noyes was on hand to capture a few of the images. By the way, Joe is also covering … Continue reading

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Biggest Concerns Facing the Washington Capitals in 2017-18

What are the biggest concerns facing the Washington Capitals in 2017-18? Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Player Preview: Devante Smith-Pelly

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images NoVa Caps has been preparing key “player previews” for the upcoming season as the Washington Capitals begin to gear up for the start of training camp in two weeks. Today, we continue our previews with newcomer Devante … Continue reading

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Alexander Semin Says He’s Not Finished with Hockey, Still Follows Capitals

Photo by G Fiume/Getty Images In an interview with Daria Tuboltseva of Championat.com, former Washington Capitals player Alexander Semin says he is not done with hockey and promises to return. He declared, “I have something to prove and want to fight … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Player Preview: Braden Holtby

NoVa Caps has been preparing key “player previews” for the upcoming season as the Washington Capitals begin to gear up for the start of training camp in two weeks. Today, we continue our previews with goaltender Braden Holtby. 

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Connor Hobbs Joins the Capitals at Kettler, Hopes to Make Opening Night Roster

Last week, a handful of Capitals players started working out on the Kettler ice for unofficial practices, with more arriving this week. Most of the “big-name” players like Alex Ovechkin, Evgeny Kuznetsov, and Braden Holtby, have already reported to Kettler, … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Player Preview: Brett Connolly

As we do every year in the weeks leading up to Capitals’ training camp, NoVa Caps is preparing key “player previews” for the upcoming season. Today, we continue with right winger Brett Connolly. 

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Hershey Bears Announce 2017-2018 Promotional Nights

HERSHEY, PA – The Hershey Bears released their list of promotional dates for the upcoming 2017-2018 season. Notable on the list is the return of Bobblehead Night, which was not on the list last season due to the transition between … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Returns to Kettler

After landing at Dulles Airport yesterday, Alex Ovechin returned to Kettler Capitals Iceplex Tuesday morning to join several Capitals teammates in initial preparations for the 2017-2018 season. Ovechkin showed no signs of jet lag and looked like he was in great … Continue reading

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