Daily Archives: October 21, 2017

Stats And Analysis For The Capitals 4-1 Loss vs Florida

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images Effort alone won’t win you games. The Capitals had plenty of that but not enough scoring as they fell to the Florida Panthers on home ice by a 4-1 final. It could have … Continue reading

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Panthers Down Capitals 4-1

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Florida Panthers 4-1 on Saturday night at Capital One Arena. The loss dropped the Capitals record to 4-4-1 for the season. The Capitals are now off until … Continue reading

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Chandler Stephenson Notches Hat Trick as Bears Get First Win

Photo: Grand Rapid Griffins After a loss in Milwaukee on Friday night, the Bears continued their road trip against the defending Calder Cup champions, the Grand Rapids Griffins on Saturday night. Hershey came into Saturday night’s game still searching for … Continue reading

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Capitals Fan Club Hosts First Meeting of the 2017-18 Season

The Washington Capitals Fan Club held their first meeting of the 2017-18 season tonight prior to the team’s contest against the Florida Panthers. Special guests Joe Beninati and Crain Laughlin, play-by-play and color commentator, respectively, for NBC Sports Washington. They … Continue reading

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Why the Capitals’ Current Defensive Predicament Will Be A True Test of Their Season

NBC Sports Washington While it was widely expected that the Capitals’ defensive corps would face some challenges in the 2017-18 season after the losses of multiple key defensemen this past offseason, the situation the unit is currently facing is somewhat … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Practice Schedule: 10/22 Thru 10/31

Below are the scheduled times for the Washington Capitals upcoming practices and game day ‘morning skates‘. All practices and morning skates at Kettler Capitals Iceplex are open and free to the general public. Please be advised that practice times are subject … Continue reading

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Notes from Capitals’ Optional Skate at Kettler

After a thrilling come-from-behind win in Detroit last night, the Capitals held an optional morning skate ahead of their second game of a back-to-back. For the second week in a row, the Capitals take part in a Friday-Saturday back-to-back affair, … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky Finally Breaks Through

Andre Burakovsky began the season on the top line with Nicklas Backstrom and T.J. Oshie, but has struggled ever since.  Trotz needed to make a change to his lineup. He chose to switch things up during Thursday’s practice, as Tom Wilson was moved … Continue reading

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