Author Archives: Diane Doyle

About Diane Doyle

Been a Caps fan since November 1975 when attending a game with my then boyfriend and now husband.

Saturday Was Family Skate Day For the Carlsons and Oshies at Medstar Capital Iceplex

Saturday was a day off for the Washington Capitals, and a perfect time for a family skate at the Medstar Capital Iceplex, as John Carlson and T.J. Oshie took their families for a twirl. Here are just a few images … Continue reading

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Howard “H.T.” Lenz’ Day With the Stanley Cup

Photos: @htlenz11 Howard “H.T.” Lenz, III, the Manager of Analytics for the Washington Capitals, had his day with the Stanley Cup on the evening of September 21.  He has been in that position since the beginning of the 2017-18 season, having … Continue reading

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Jeremy Sinton’s Day With the Stanley Cup

Photos: @JordanStuartGroup The Stanley Cup returned to the United States on Thursday, after spending 10 days in China (here) and two days at Kraft Hockeyville events in Canada (here). Thursday was Jeremy Sinton’s day with the Stanley Cup.  (Reminder, you … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup Goes to Kraft Hockeyville 2018 in Canada

Since 2015, Kraft Foods, the NHL, and the NHL Players Association have sponsored an annual competition in which communities demonstrate their commitment to ice hockey.  The idea is for people to submit information about their community rink and show why … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup in China — Conclusion

The Stanley Cup started its journey in China on September 9, 2018 and continued to travel to various destinations.  The Keeper of the Cup, Philip Pritchard, documented the proceedings via Twitter. (Part 1 of China trip is here.)

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Warroad Road Warriors and the Washington Capitals

Warroad is a small town in northern Minnesota with a population of approximately 1700 people, and is located on the Lake of the Woods, about 6 miles from the Canadian border. 

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The Stanley Cup Goes to China

@keeperofthecup While the Washington Capitals players, coaches, and many other personnel associated with the team have finished with their individual days with the Stanley Cup, the Cup has not finished its travels for the hockey off-season.  The Cup has started … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Milestones in Sight for 2018-19 Season

Photo: Washington Capitals During the 2018-2019 season, several players on the Capitals’ roster could reach career milestones in various statistical categories, including Games Played, Goals, Assists, and Points. As they achieve these milestones, they move up on All-Time Lists for … Continue reading

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Former Capital Marcus Johansson Marries Long Time Girlfriend

On Saturday, August 25, former Washington Capitals forward, Marcus Johansson, married his long-time girlfriend, Amelia Falk, in an outdoor wedding in Borgvik, Värmlands Län, Sweden, about 25 kilometers west of Karlstad. 

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Washington Capitals and NHL Player Nicknames: A Look at Possible Monikers and Play on Words

Photo: NHL via Getty Images With Major League Baseball holding annual Player’s Weekend where players wear nicknames on the back of their uniforms instead of their surnames, it was time to think about nicknames for NHL players, both past and … Continue reading

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