Monthly Archives: October 2017

Stats And Analysis From The Capitals 4-3 Overtime Win at Detroit

Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images It was a back and forth game on the scoreboard. The Capitals, who couldn’t score for over one hundred minutes, were down 1-0. Then up 2-1. Then down 3-2, and suddenly win 4-3 in … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin – First in Ovi-Time

Alexander Ovechkin scored the game winning goal in Overtime Friday night in Detroit.  This marks the twentieth Overtime goal he had scored during his career, breaking a tie with Jaromir Jagr for the Career Record in Overtime goals.  Ovechkin is … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Fall to Milwaukee Admirals 4-1, Still Looking for First Win of the Season

Photo: Milwaukee Admirals The Hershey Bears opened their three-game Midwest road trip Friday night with a 4-1 loss to the undefeated Milwaukee Admirals. The Bears (0-3-0-1) have yet to win a game in four tries this season. Hershey will get … Continue reading

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Ovechkin Scores his 10th in Overtime, Capitals Rout Red Wings 4-3

Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images The Capitals opened their second set of back-to-backs this season tonight visiting Little Caesars Arena in Detroit for the first time. After two straight regulation losses and a 1-3-1 record, the Capitals needed … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Daily Links: Detroit, Rock City!

The Capitals make their first visit to Little Caesers Arena, Grubauer set to go tonight, milestones for Jay Beagle and Barry Trotz, Holtby remembers singer from The Tragically Hip and more in this evening’s Capitals Links: 

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Notes from Capitals’ Morning Skate in Detroit

Photo: @Capitals The Capitals held their gameday morning skate at 11:30 a.m. this morning at the newly-minted $863 million Little Caesers Arena in Detroit, Michigan. The Capitals (3-3-1) take on Mike Green and the Detroit Red Wings (4-3-0) tonight at 7:30 … Continue reading

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Ilya Samsonov Update – Some Days It Doesn’t Pay to Go into the Office

Photos: KHL It was on October 18, 2017 when Metallurg Magnitogorsk had a rematch with their opponent from the 2016 Gagarin Cup Finals; i.e. CSKA.  In 2016, Metallurg Magnitogorsk won that series in seven games, winning Game 7 on the … Continue reading

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Capitals Make First Visit to Little Caesers Arena, Look to Get Back in Win Column Against Red Wings

Photo: NHL/Getty Images The Capitals will visit the Detroit Red Wings looking to get back in the win column after dropping four of its past five games. This will be the team’s first visit to Little Caesars Arena since it … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Daily Links: Top Line Tommy

Top line Tommy, Graovic injury update, prep for Red Wings, Matt Murray struggles, Guns n’ Roses at Capital One Arena and much more on your Thursday Capitals links. 

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After a 2-Game Losing Skid, How Can the Capitals Adjust Their Game and Get Back on the Winning Track?

How can the Washington Capitals get back on the winning track after a bad week? Continue reading

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