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About Della Young

Della Young is a fiction writer based out of the Northern Virginia/Washington, D.C. area and an online student attending Full Sail University. She got her start in the entertainment industry at age seven as an actress. At the young age of nine, Della wrote a psychological thriller short story that sparked her interest in creative writing. She comes from a family of big Capitals fans and became inspired to start writing for sports. In her spare time, Della enjoys photography, traveling, and working on both sides of the camera. Follow Della on Twitter: @dellayoung

N1KY: Capitals Honor Nicklas Backstrom With Pregame Ceremony For Playing 1,000th Game

Thursday night marked an incredible night for Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom. The 33-year-old Swede is playing his 1,000th career game. He has become the second player in franchise history to play 1,000 games with the Capitals, joining teammate and … Continue reading

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Shear(y) Madness: Conor Sheary Records Three Points in 6-1 Victory Over Flyers

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images Washington Capitals forward Conor Sheary had himself a night in the 6-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday at Capital One Arena. The 28-year-old picked up three points, which includes his 11th goal of the … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Families Return to Capital One Arena Ahead of Tuesday’s Game Against Flyers

Screencap: @nastyashubskya/IG A little bit of normalcy is returning to Capital One Arena as some family members are attending Tuesday’s Washington Capitals and Philadelphia Flyers game. At 10% capacity, fans will be able to attend games starting April 27.

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Teammates, Fans Send Best Wishes & Share Favorite Moments of Former Capitals Player Jakub Vrana

Photo: NHL.com Just after 3 PM on the Trade Deadline on Monday, the Washington Capitals dealt forwards Jakub Vrana and Richard Panik along with a 2021 first-round pick and a 2022 second-round pick for forward Anthony Mantha from the Detroit … Continue reading

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MSE Announces Fans Can Return April 27 For Capitals Game Against Islanders

Photo: Stadium Journey On Monday, Monumental Sports & Entertainment announced additional information after D.C. approved the waiver MSE requested for fans to attend games at 10% capacity, which is 2,100 fans. The Washington Wizards’ April 21st home against the Golden … Continue reading

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Capitals Blast Bruins, 8-1; Sheary, Oshie, Eller Score Twice

Photo: Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals defeated the Boston Bruins 8-1 at TD Garden on Sunday. The win improved the Capitals’ record to 27-11-4 (58 points) on the season and remain in a tie for first place … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Jakub Vrana Scores 11th Goal of the Season; Ends 13-Game Scoring Drought

Photo: Bill Wippert/NHLI via Getty Images After serving as a healthy scratch for games on April 2 and 4 and returning to the lineup on April 6, Washington Capitals forward Jakub Vrana scored his 11th goal of the season, ending … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Scores Career Goal No. 727; Five Goals Shy Of Passing Marcel Dionne For The Fifth-Most All-Time

Photo: Kevin Hoffman/Getty Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin continues to climb the NHL’s All-Time Goals List. On Friday, the 35-year-old scored his 21st goal of the season against the Buffalo Sabres at KeyBank Center. The goal marked his 727th career … Continue reading

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Former Capitals Defenseman Taylor Chorney Retires From Professional Hockey After Thirteen Seasons

Photo: Jamie Squire/Getty Images After thirteen seasons playing professional hockey, which include eight in the NHL, former Washington Capitals defenseman Taylor Chorney has hung up his skates. The 33-year-old announced his retirement on Thursday.

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D.C. Approves Waiver to Have Fans at Capital One Arena at 10% Capacity

Photo: Rate Your Seats Welcome back, Capitals fans!! D.C. has approved the waiver Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) requested for fans to attend games at Capital One Arena at 10% capacity, which is 2,100 fans. This goes into effect immediately, … Continue reading

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