Daily Archives: April 8, 2018

The Capitals Defied the Odds this Season and They Look to do the Same in the Playoffs

Photo: NHL/Getty Images Verizon Center was quiet and as the minutes started dwindling it was looking more and more apparent. The Washington Capitals window was closing and not a worse way to close a window than to have to bow … Continue reading

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Behind the Stats: Digging Deeper Into the Capitals/Blue Jackets First Round Matchup

A statistical breakdown between the Washington Capitals and Columbus Blue Jackets before they head into their first postseason matchup. Continue reading

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NHL Announces First Round Schedule Between Capitals and Blue Jackets

Photo: The Flash Board The Washington Capitals will take on the Columbus Blue Jackets in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs with Game 1 beginning on Thursday April 12 at Capital One Arena. The Capitals will host the … Continue reading

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Holtby or Gruby: Who Should Start Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs? [Reader’s Poll]

One of the hottest topics among Caps Nation over the last several weeks has been about the goaltenders. When a game is on the horizon, no matter who the Washington Capitals are up against, the debates go down on who … Continue reading

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First Round Series Preview: Capitals vs. Blue Jackets

Photo: Boston Herald The Metropolitan Division playoff matchups have now been decided and the Capitals will face the Columbus Blue Jackets in a best of seven first-round series. The Capitals and Blue Jackets, two of the hottest teams in the … Continue reading

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