Daily Archives: June 1, 2018

Game 3 Preview: Knights and Capitals Move to The Nation’s Capital

The 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Finals have officially moved to the east coast, with the series tied 1-1. Game 3 is set for puck drop some time after 8:00 pm, Saturday night at Capital One Arena. 

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News from Friday’s Heavily Attended Capitals Optional Practice

Photo: @Capitals It was another packed house at Kettler Capitals Iceplex as many fans and players showed up for an optional skate. 21 players participated while only six didn’t. If you couldn’t make it out to the rink in Arlington … Continue reading

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What Happens in Vegas… A Look at Brooks Orpik’s Shocking Shot on Net

Ethan Miller/Getty Images “The chances of me scoring in the finals here aren’t very good,” Brooks Orpik told the Media on Sunday afternoon. Of course, if he’d known all it was going to take to turn the tide on his … Continue reading

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(Alternate) Captain of the Cup Finals: Brooks Orpik Quietly Having A Solid Postseason Performance

Harry How/Getty Images North America Throughout the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs, the performances of Alex Ovechkin, Evgeny Kuznetsov, and Braden Holtby (among others) have been well-documented in the Capitals’ run to the 2018 Stanley Cup Final. One player who hasn’t … Continue reading

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Hey Who Turned Out the Lights? Partial Power Outage as the Scratches Took Their Skate

The stretches and the separate work between the forwards and the defense had ended. All the mainstream Capitals players exited the ice to talk to reporters, shower, and change. Remaining on the ice were Travis Boyd, Shane Gersich, Nathan Walker … Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov Participated in Friday’s Capitals Optional Practice

There was a scare in the beginning of Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Finals with Evgeny Kuznetsov leaving the game early after he was hit along the boards at center ice by Brayden McNabb. With the Capitals back on … Continue reading

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