Daily Archives: September 5, 2017

Nicklas Backstrom Appears in Warrior Hockey Video

Photo: @danielhoelterfotografie On the day Nicklas Backstrom arrived to DC, Warrior Hockey released a commercial filmed while he was in Finland. Sebastian Aho of the Carolina Hurricanes was also in the commercial. 

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Report: Prospect Tournament Could be Canceled​ Due to Hurricane Irma

The 2017 Prospect Tournament scheduled to take place in Estero, Florida starting on Saturday could be affected by Hurricane Irma. 

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Ilya Samsonov Wins Second Consecutive Game of KHL Season

Washington Capitals goalie prospect Ilya Samsonov returned to the win column for the second time in this young KHL season, as Metallurg beat Admiral 4-2 Tuesday night at the Magnitogorsk Arena. Samsonov is now 2-0 so far this season.

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Capitals sign Jyrki Jokipakka to PTO

Photo: Calgary Flames With the Capitals losing Nate Schmidt, Karl Alzner, and Kevin Shattenkirk in the expansion draft and free agency respectively, the Capitals have a big hole in the top four on defebse. Dmitry Orlov and Matt Niskanen are … Continue reading

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Tom Wilson, Nicklas Backstrom, and T.J. Oshie have Returned to Kettler

Over the last few weeks, Capitals players have been returning to the D.C. area and attending informal skates at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. The practices are being led by Capitals’ strength and conditioning coach Mark Nemish. Player attendance has grown week-by-week … Continue reading

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2017-2018 Central Division Preview

Photo: RealSport101 NoVa Caps has just finished its annual Capitals player previews for the 2017-18 season. The NoVa Caps team is now shifting focus to the rest of the NHL with previews for each Division. The series continues with the … Continue reading

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