Washington Capitals Daily Links: Madison Bowey Sits In For Matt Niskanen, Bears Crank it up in Hershey

A beat down in Jersey, defensive slatwart Matt Niskanen is placed on injured reserve, Madison Bowey makes late-nite trip to Philly from Hershey, the scoring onslaught continues for the Capitals, and much more in this evening’s Capitals links: 


Caps-Devils Wrap

Caps Down Devils, 5-2. (Mike Vogel)

Good things come to pass for Nicklas Backstrom, Caps in 5-2 win over Devils. (Washington Post)

The Buzzer: Backstrom dominates, another shutout for Anderson. (Yahoo Sports)

Capitals beat down Devils 5-2, Backstrom, Oshie shine. (NoVa Caps)

Stats and analysis from capitals 5-2 over Devils. (NoVa Caps)


Caps Clash with Flyers on Saturday Night. (Mike Vogel)

Game 6: Capitals at Flyers, October 14th. (Peerless Prognosticator)

Morning report from Philadelphia: Optional Skate news and notes (NoVa Caps)

Flyers vs. Capitals: 3 things to watch in Game 5. (Courier-Post)

Flyers Provorov relishes matchup vs. Ovechkin. (NHL)

Capitals Defenseman Madison Bowey will make his NHL debut versus the Flyers in Philly. (Washington Post)

Capitals get right back to work on Saturday in Philadelphia (NoVa Caps)

Hershey Bears

Home opener preview: Senators at Bears. (Hershey Bears)

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Rinkside update with Tom Wilson and Mike Vogel (Capitals)

Four early NHL questions: How many goals will Alex Ovechkin score? (USA Today)

Ovechkin, Backstrom, Kuznetsov driving fast start by Capitals. (NHL)

Capitals’ Niskanen placed on long-term injured reserve. (Washington Times)

Capitals call up Madison Bowey, place Matt Niskanen on Long Term Injured Reserve. (NoVa Caps)

Madison Bowey meets with media after morning skate (Tarik El-Bashir)

Alex Ovechkin continues historic scoring pace. (NoVa Caps)

Nathan Walker’s journey from Australia to the NHL was sparked by the Mighty Ducks movies. (ESPN)

All of the morning links from Japers Rink are here.



Grisly injury to Penguins’ Cole is what OJHL is guarding against (Sportsnet)


Hockey and Healing: In Wake of Tragedy, Golden Knights Try to Bring Comfort to Vegas. (Sports Illustrated)

Golden Knights’ mascot designed to represent ‘inclusive culture of hockey’ (The Score)

Fehr: Maple Leafs’ lineup juggle ‘not ideal for either of us’. (Sportsnet)

McLellan says Draisaitl dealing with concussion-type symptoms. (TSN)

NoVa Caps’ George Foussekis discusses Caps, Canucks and Vegas on this week’s episode of The Experience: Hockey Talk. (Here)







About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His interest in the Caps has grown over the decades and included time as a season ticket holder. He has been a journalist covering the team for 10+ years, primarily focusing on analysis, analytics and prospect development.
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4 Responses to Washington Capitals Daily Links: Madison Bowey Sits In For Matt Niskanen, Bears Crank it up in Hershey

  1. Diane Doyle says:

    Go Mad Bow! Welcome to DC. But so sorry about Nisky. Hard to know what the prognosis is without knowing the actual nature of the injury. The going rumor is that it was a break.

  2. Looking forward to Bowey’s debut. Hopefully he can have a big game like Christian Djoos did in his debut!

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