Monthly Archives: February 2018

Capitals Blow Another Lead, Fall to Panthers 3-2; Andre Burakovsky Continues to Heat Up

Photo: Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Florida Panthers 3-2 Thursday night in Sunrise, Florida. The Panthers would strike first early in the opening frame before Lars Eller would tie the game late in the period, making it … Continue reading

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Florida Panthers and Washington Capitals Pay Tribute to Stoneman Douglas Victims

Photo: @TedStarkey On Valentines Day, students and teachers at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida were having a normal, usual Wednesday afternoon. Then a gunman entered school property and murdered 17 teachers and students. This all happened 13 … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Thursday’s Capitals Morning Skate at Florida: A New Look Defense

Photo: @JoeBpXp The Washington Capitals headed down to Florida following a loss Tuesday night to the Lightning. The Capitals will take on the Florida Panthers Thursday night as newly acquired Michal Kempny makes his Caps debut. The team held a … Continue reading

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US Women’s Team Drops Canada to Win Olympic Gold

Photo: Eurosport In case you missed it, the U.S.’s women’s hockey team defeated Team Canada. USA finally got the better of the two hated rivals to win their first gold medal at the Winter Olympic Games in two decades. The … Continue reading

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Team Canada vs. Team USA for Women’s Hockey Gold: “A Battle For the Ages”

Photo: Maddie Meyer/Getty Images Team USA and Team Canada will once again do battle in what has become one of the most anticipated events of the 2018 Winter Olympics. The two teams will faceoff for the gold medal tonight. Puck … Continue reading

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Capitals Acquire Jakub Jerabek from the Montreal Canadiens

Source: Last Word on Hockey The Washington Capitals acquired defenseman Jakub Jerabek from the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday afternoon. Washington sent their 2019 fifth round pick to Montreal for the 26-year old blueliner. 

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Blue Jackets Claim Taylor Chorney Off Waivers

During yesterday’s optional skate at Kettler Capitals Iceplex, the Washington Capitals welcomed new defenseman Michal Kempny who was acquired from the Blackhawks in exchange for a third round pick in the 2018 draft. Taylor Chorney was absent and later we … Continue reading

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Rumors Roundup for the Washington Capitals – February 21st, 2018

With the trade deadline rapidly approaching (this Monday, 2/26, 3:00 p.m. ET.), teams are starting to get serious about making their final moves for the final quarter of the season. Yes, “silly season” is in high gear. Here are the … Continue reading

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Bolts Beat Caps 4-2, Lightning Strike for Three in First Period

The Washington Capitals fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-2 Tuesday night at Capital One Arena. The Lightning would strike three times in the opening frame for a decisive 3-0 lead at the first intermission. Lars Eller would get the … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby Looks for Redemption Tonight

Braden Holtby has not had the season that he nor the Capitals had envisioned. After two straight seasons of success that featured a 48-win season that tied record of the legendary Martin Brodeur and led to a Vezina trophy in … Continue reading

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