Daily Archives: October 9, 2017

Stats From The Capitals 4-3 OT Loss To Tampa Bay

Photo by Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images It was another bad night for the Washington Capitals in the stats department. The difference between tonight’s game and the game vs Montreal the other night was the Capitals were not able to … Continue reading

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Capitals Fall to Tampa Bay Lighting in OT Despite Heroic Effort by Philipp Grubauer

Photo by Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 in overtime, losing two-point leads twice during the game. Lightning forward Brayden Point had the game-winner following a Caps’ penalty for too many … Continue reading

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It’s Not All Peaches And Cream With Dennis Maruk: A NoVa Caps Interview

Photo: NHL The preview for Dennis Maruk’s upcoming book, Dennis Maruk: The Unforgettable Story of Hockey’s Forgotten 60-Goal Man says it all: Only 20 men in NHL history have scored 60 or more goals in a single season. That will … Continue reading

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NoVa Caps Team Power Rankings – 10/9/17

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Washington Capitals Evening News Links: Shooting for History

Kudos for Alex Ovechkin, preparations for the Tampa Bay Lightning, starters for tonight’s game in Tampa, an historical look at past goal-scoring dominance, Nathan Walker reflects on the last week, catching up with Evgeny Kuznetsov and more in this evening’s … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin: Once in Nearly a Century

Graphic: @Smittysdesigns When Alexander Ovechkin was drafted by the Washington Capitals in 2004, he was expected to be a generational talent, much like NHL greats Mario Lemieux and Wayne Gretzky. And while both of those players were adept at scoring … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Named NHL’s “First Star” of the Week

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin has been named the NHL’s “First Star” for the week ending Oct. 8, the NHL announced today. 

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Washington Capitals Morning Skate Report from Tampa

The Capitals held their gameday morning skate Monday morning at Amalie Arena in Tampa. The two big questions heading into the game against the Lightning tonight? Will Nathan Walker Start his second consecutive game or will Tyler Graovac return to … Continue reading

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NoVa Caps is Honored to Announce Inaugural Charity Partnership with USA Warriors Ice Hockey Teams

We are honored to announce the inaugural NoVa Caps Charity Partnership with the USA Warriors Ice Hockey Teams, a non-profit DMV based organization whose mission is to operate exclusively for charitable and educational purposes, for those veterans wounded in defense of the United States … Continue reading

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