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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

Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Scores 802nd Career Goal; In Sole Possession of Second Place on NHL’s All-Time Goals List

Well, The Great Eight has done it. Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin scored his 802nd career goal Friday night at Capital One Arena as the team clashed with the Winnipeg Jets. The 37-year-old is now in sole possession of second … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Darcy Kuemper Says It’s “Good To Be Healthy Again, Feeling Good, And Ready To Play”

On Wednesday, Washington Capitals goaltender Darcy Kuemper spoke to the media following today’s practice. He discussed returning to the lineup soon and his thoughts on the team’s recent success.

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Capitals’ Nic Dowd Scores Back-to-Back Goals Eleven Seconds Apart Vs. Red Wings

Screencap: NBCSW After missing Saturday’s game with a lower-body injury, Washington Capitals center Nic Dowd returned to the lineup and lit the lamp twice during Monday’s clash with the Detroit Red Wings at Capital One Arena.

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Gordie Howe’s Sons May See Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Pass Their Father’s Goal Record Monday Vs. Red Wings

Photo: Capitals Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin spoke to the media following Monday’s morning skate. The 37-year-old is two goals shy of passing NHL legend Gordie Howe (801) for second on the NHL’s all-time goals list, which he discussed this morning as Gordie Howe’s … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Named NHL’s First Star of the Week

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin has been named the NHL’s First Star for the week ending December 18, the NHL announced today.

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Hats Off! Capitals’ Erik Gustafsson Scores First Career Hat Trick Vs. Maple Leafs

Photo: @Capitals/Twitter Washington Capitals defensemen Erik Gustafsson scored his first career hat trick Saturday night as the team hosted the Toronto Maple Leafs at Capital One Arena. Gustafsson became the third blueliner in franchise history to score a hat trick.

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Capitals Spread Holiday Cheer With Visit to MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Photo: @Capitals/Twitter The Washington Capitals spent Friday afternoon decking the halls and spreading some holiday cheer with patients and their families at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.

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Washington Capitals’ “W Magazine” Now Available

Photo: Capitals W Magazine, a lifestyle publication produced by the Washington Capitals, is now available for purchase for $19.99 at the Team Store at Capital One Arena, at the Team Store at MedStar Capitals Iceplex, and online at washcaps.com/WMagazine.

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Gr800: Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Scores Hat Trick, Becomes Third Player in NHL History to Score 800 Career Goals

He did it. He hit another incredible milestone. Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin scored his 800th career goal Tuesday night in a hat trick as the team clashed with the Chicago Blackhawks at United Center. The Great Eight is now … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Head Coach Peter Laviolette on Charlie Lindgren: “He Had To Step Up, And He Did, And He’s Played Really Well”

Photo: @Capitals/Twitter Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette made his weekly appearance on 106.7 The Fan’s Sports Junkies radio show. He discussed Charlie Lindgren’s success as of late, and Tom Wilson and Nicklas Backstrom slowly getting back to the team.

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