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About Della Young

Della Young is an aspiring novelist and screenwriter who earned a BFA in Creative Writing from Full Sail University in 2021. She is currently pursuing a Master of Arts in Screenwriting from Regent University. Della comes from a family of big Capitals fans and became inspired to start writing for hockey in 2019. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, cooking, and working on both sides of the camera. Follow Della on Twitter: @dellayoung

Digital Disasters: NHL’s Enhanced Dasher Boards Debut With Glitches During First Two Months (Poll)

Photo: Sportsnet We’re nearly two months into the 2022-23 NHL season and the roll-out of the league’s digitally enhanced dasher boards in which virtual advertisements replaced the standard signage on arena boards. As with all technology, there were some glitches … Continue reading

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Garden State Gloom: John Carlson Scores Lone Goal in Capitals’ 5-1 Loss to Devils

Photo: @Capitals/Twitter The Washington Capitals fell to the New Jersey Devils by a score of 5-1 Saturday night at Prudential Center. The loss dropped the Capitals’ record to 9-11-3 and 21 points on the season. Goaltender Charlie Lindgren made 24 … Continue reading

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Slide, Kuzy, Slide! Evgeny Kuznetsov Scores Highlight-Reel Third Goal of the Season in Capitals’ 3-0 Victory Over Flames

Photo: Capitals/Facebook Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov scored his third goal of the season in Friday’s 3-0 victory over the Calgary Flames at Capital One Arena, and it was a highlight-reel-worthy moment.

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Devils Fans Throw Drinks, Food On The Ice After Three Overturned Goals Vs. Maple Leafs

Screencap: @Sportsnet/Twitter Fans bring energy and emotional impact to games, which fire up the team and leave them encouraged. It was quite the opposite Wednesday night at Prudential Center as the New Jersey Devils hosted the Toronto Maple Leafs. After … Continue reading

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2023 Caps Canine Calendar Now Available

The Washington Capitals announced Wednesday that the 2023 Capitals Canine Calendar is now available for purchase, with proceeds benefitting Wolf Trap Animal Rescue (WTAR) and Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation. The calendar costs $20 and is available for purchase online, … Continue reading

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Rockin’ The Retro In The D.C. Metro: Scenes From Capitals’ Concert At 9:30 Club

Photo: @Capitals/Twitter ‘Twas a rockin’ time at 9:30 Club in D.C. Monday night! The Washington Capitals held their “Rock the Retro” Concert, which featured 90s tribute band White Ford Bronco and Capitals past and present. Here are the highlights.

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Ice Time & Inconsistency: Head Coach Peter Laviolette Talks Connor McMichael & What’s Hindering The Capitals’ Chances For Winning

On Sunday, Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette spoke to the media following today’s practice. He discussed center Connor McMichael’s loan to the AHL’s Hershey Bears for development purposes and how inconsistency in games is plaguing the Capitals recently.

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I Fight For: Capitals Host Hockey Fights Cancer Night

Screencap: NBCSW The Washington Capitals hosted their annual Hockey Fights Cancer Awareness Game on Saturday night as they clashed with the Colorado Avalanche. There were numerous highlights of the evening including the Hockey Fights Cancer lavender warmup jerseys and the … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Hockey Fights Cancer Night On Saturday Vs. Avalanche To Feature Special CapsFightCancer Starting Lineup

Photo: Capitals The Washington Capitals will host a Hockey Fights Cancer Awareness Game on Saturday versus the Colorado Avalanche. One of the highlights of the evening will include the CapsFightCancer Starting Lineup, which will feature six children who are currently … Continue reading

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Capitals Voice That “Our Starts Have Not Been Good Enough” After Recent Games: “It’s Not A Recipe For Success”

Photo: @Capitals/Twitter The Washington Capitals suffered their seventh loss in nine games Thursday night, falling to the St. Louis Blues 5-4 in a shootout at Enterprise Center. Despite the loss dropping Washington’s record to 7-9-3 this season, the team is … Continue reading

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