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While it May Seem Closed, the Capitals’ Stanley Cup Window Could Still Very Well Be Open

Nick Wass/Associated Press I’ve been following hockey and the National Hockey League for a while now. For the past 10-15 years there’s seemed to be two teams that have somewhat mirrored each other in terms of success. It’s the two teams whose … Continue reading

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NHL Expansion Draft – Key Dates and Times to Know

With the 2016-2017 season in the books, attention now shifts to this year’s massively important off-season. It’s an off-season that should be very interesting when talking about the Washington Capitals. You don’t need us telling you why, it’s been said … Continue reading

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Capitals versus Penguins – Game 7 Stats and Analysis

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images For the Capitals, another season ends in the second round of The playoffs. The Capitals lost game 7  by a final score of 2-0. After six consecutive strong periods of play, the Caps failed to … Continue reading

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The T.J. Touch: T.J. Oshie’s Presence Has Been Felt All Season Long

Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie has had a tremendous year both in terms of production, leadership, and overall effort on the ice. Time-after-time, he has been one of the Caps’ best players on the ice, encouraging his teammates and lighting … Continue reading

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Capitals versus Penguins – Game 6 Stats and Analysis

Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images Complete and utter domination. If you were trying to describe the Capitals 5-2 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins in game 6, say no more than that.

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Capitals vs Penguins – Game 5 Stats and Analysis

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images It wasn’t without some doubt, but the Capitals defeated the Penguins in Game 5 on Saturday 4-2, forcing a Game 6 in Pittsburgh on Monday night. 

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Capitals versus Penguins- Game 4 Stats and Analysis

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports On Wednesday the Penguins defeated the Capitals 3-2 and now lead the series 3-1 with the series going back to D.C. It seems every game has been considered a must win. Well, now it really is. 

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Capitals versus Penguins- Game 3 Stats and Analysis

Photo by Joe Sargent/NHLI via Getty Images The job is halfway done. To win this series, the Capitals will likely need to win both Games 3 and 4 in Pittsburgh to get this series back to Washington 2-2. On Monday night … Continue reading

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Capitals versus Penguins: Game 2 Stats And Analysis

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette The Capitals are now in some trouble. On Saturday night, the Capitals dropped Game 2 of their second round playoff series to the Pittsburgh Penguins, 6-2, and now trail the series 2-0. The series now shifts to the Steel … Continue reading

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Capitals versus Penguins – Game 1 Stats and Analysis

(Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Capitals dropped Game 1 to Pittsburgh in Washington by a final score of 3-2. After falling down 0-2 early in the second period, the Caps’ battled back. With goals from captain Alex Ovechkin and … Continue reading

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