Daily Archives: March 1, 2018

John Carlson’s Outstanding Season Deserves Some Norris Trophy Nods

After losing a number of key defensemen last summer through various avenues, the pressure was on the Capitals’ top defensemen in Matt Niskanen, Dmitry Orlov, and John Carlson to elevate their play in 2017-18 to compensate for the notable losses … Continue reading

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After Recently Achieving a New Milestone, Alex Ovechkin is on the hunt for A Couple of Bigger Ones (Readers’ Poll)

Alex Ovechkin, the Washington Capitals’ new franchise record holder for most games played, is eyeing two big milestones as the Caps enter the month of March. The first one, which should come very soon, is 600 career goals. The second … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Report – February

This is the fifth installment of NoVa Caps’ Washington Capitals’ monthly prospect report for the 2017-2018 season. The report is a compendium of stats, notes and news for each of the Capitals’ prospects for the month of February. You can … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Thursday’s Capitals Practice: Tom Wilson Leaves Early, Again

Following a much-needed day off after a bounce back 3-2 win over the Senators on Tuesday, the Washington Capitals returned to the ice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex to prepare for their big game on Saturday night. Thursday’s practice almost mirrored … Continue reading

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