Daily Archives: February 8, 2018

“On the Ice with the Caps” A Special Meet and Greet Event with both Caps’ Andre Burakovsky and Christian Djoos

Monumental Sports Network hosted another VIP member event this evening at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. “On the Ice with the Caps” was an opportunity for MSN members to meet with, take photographs and skate with Capitals left winger Andre Burakovsky and … Continue reading

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Game Preview: Blue Jackets at Capitals – Round Two

Photo: NHL/Getty Images The Capitals and Blue Jackets are set to due battle Friday night at Capital One Arena in the second game of their home-and-home set. The Capitals took the opener 3-2 in dramatic fashion Tuesday night in Columbus … Continue reading

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Vitek Vanecek Gets a New Mask from David Gunnarsson

Photo: @daveart David Gunnarsson has been known for designing goalie masks for numerous Washington Capitals and Hershey Bears goaltenders over the years. On Thursday, he unveiled his latest creation for Bears goalie Vitek Vanececk. You can follow David on Instagram … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Thursday’s Capitals Practice: A Different Third Line and Fatima Al Ali Returns

The Washington Capitals returned to the ice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex Thursday morning after a day off on Wednesday to begin preparations for Friday’s rematch with the Columbus Blue Jackets. The two teams just faced each other on Tuesday night, … Continue reading

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A Solution Needs to Be Found for the Struggle That is Andre Burakovsky’s Season

After losing a number of key forwards such as Justin Williams, Daniel Winnik, and Marcus Johansson to free agency and a trade, respectively, the Capitals looked to the continued development of fourth-year forward Andre Burakovsky as one of the possible … Continue reading

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Is There Something Wrong With Braden Holtby?

As the trade deadline approaches, so do talks and speculations about the postseason. For the Washington Capitals, netminder Braden Holtby is regarded as one of the best in the postseason with playoff career numbers of a 2.00 GAA (goals-against average) … Continue reading

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