Daily Archives: January 7, 2018

The Capitals Don’t Let The Rust Affect Them

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images It’s rare that hockey teams in the NHL have several days off between games. Usually it’s only one or two days, maybe three, but anything longer than that is rare. For the Capitals, … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Defeat Charlotte Checkers for Second Straight Night (Photos)

The Hershey Bears picked up a 3-0 shutout win over the Charlotte Checkers on Sunday evening at Giant Center as part of Star Wars Night to complete the weekend sweep. The win improves the Bears record to 17-16-1-3. Read the full-game recap for more. 

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Force is With Vitek Vanecek as Hershey Bears Shutout Checkers on Star Wars Night

Photo: Tori Hartman The Hershey Bears picked up a 3-0 shutout win over the Charlotte Checkers on Sunday evening at Giant Center as part of Star Wars Night to complete the weekend sweep. The win improves the Bears record to … Continue reading

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Capitals Shake the Blues, 4-3 (OT), Nicklas Backstrom Wins It In Overtime

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the St. Louis Blues 4-3 (OT) Sunday afternoon at Capital One Arena. The Caps struck first in the opening frame, but gave up two quick goals to start the … Continue reading

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Mike Vogel Speaks to Capitals Fan Club

The Capitals Fan Club held its monthly meeting prior to the Capitals’ game against the St. Louis Blues on Sunday afternoon and heard from Mike Vogel, writer for the Washington Capitals website. 

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Pregame News Links: Blues at Capitals – Back from the Break

The Washington Capitals start a three-game homestand against the St. Louis Blues on Sunday afternoon. Puck drop from Capital One Arena is at 3 PM on NBC Sports Washington. Here are all of the news to get ready for Sunday’s … Continue reading

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Former Capitals Defenseman John Erskine Joins Queens University Men’s Hockey Team As Assistant Coach

Rob Carr/Getty Images Whether a superstar or role player, many NHL players go on to pursue careers in coaching, oftentimes joining an NHL, minor league team, or even college teams. Add former Capitals defenseman John Erskine to the latter.

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