Monthly Archives: April 2018

Chandler Stephenson: Under the Radar Rookie

Toni L. Sandys/The Washington Post In a postseason that has been filled with adversity, drama, and thrill for the Capitals, players like captain Alex Ovechkin, Evgeny Kuznetsov, and Braden Holtby have been pegged as having an impact on the team’s … Continue reading

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Series Shifts to Pittsburgh As Capitals, Penguins Eye 2-1 Series Lead on Tuesday

Photo by Joe Sargent/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins will clash in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Second Round series Tuesday night with the scene shifting to PPG Paints Arena for the next two games. The … Continue reading

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Winning on the Road Is A Must: How Can the Capitals Steal A Game (Or Two) In Pittsburgh?

What things can the Washington Capitals do to steal a victory (or two) in Pittsburgh for Games 3 and 4? Continue reading

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No Hearing from NHL Department of Player Safety on Tom Wilson’s Hit on Brian Dumoulin

The NHL Department of Player Safety has reviewed the Tom Wilson hit on Brian Dumoulin and has determined no hearing or disciplinary action is necessary regarding the hit. This news was first reported by Greg Wyshynski of ESPN. 

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Capitals–Penguins Game 2: A Look At The Numbers

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals evened the series with a big 4-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins Sunday afternoon. They played a very solid game and went up 3-0  before the Penguins predictably put on the pressure to … Continue reading

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Will Tom Wilson be Suspended for his Hit on Brian Dumoulin?

Early in the second period of Game 2 on Sunday afternoon, Tom Wilson and Alex Ovechkin collided with Penguins defenseman Brian Dumoulin. As Dumoulin had the puck, he saw Ovechkn in front of him getting ready to deliver a hit … Continue reading

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Capitals Get Rewarded for Effort in Game 2 Victory

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals played another great game during Game 2 of their second round series against the Pittsburgh Penguins and this time got rewarded with a 4-1 win. The complete effort shown by the team from … Continue reading

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Capitals Must Use Game 2 Victory As Fuel For A Strong Game 3 Performance

After a rather eventful Game 2 victory at Capital One Arena in their second round series against the Pittsburgh Penguins, the Capitals will look to pull ahead in the best of seven series on Tuesday in Pittsburgh. With some momentum … Continue reading

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Quick Start Helps Capitals Beat Penguins 4-1; Series Tied 1-1

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1 Sunday afternoon at Capital One Arena. The Capitals win ties-up the second round series at one game apiece. Alex Ovechkin and Jakub Vrana would notch first period … Continue reading

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Capitals Prospect Garrett Pilon Continues Impressive Scoring Pace in Postseason

Photo: Everett Silvertips A majority of the Capitals prospects have hung-up their skates for the 2017-2018 season, but one prospect continues to scorch the twine in Western Hockey League (WHL) postseason play. 

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