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About Harrison Brown

Harrison is a diehard Caps fan and a hockey fanatic with a passion for sports writing. He attended his first game at age 8 and has been a season ticket holder since the 2010-2011 season. His fondest Caps memory was seeing T.J. Oshie's hat-trick​ during Game 1 of the Caps' second round playoff series against Pittsburgh in 2016. In his spare time, he enjoys travel, photography, and hanging out with his two dogs. Follow Harrison on Twitter @HarrisonB927077

US Women’s Team Drops Canada to Win Olympic Gold

Photo: Eurosport In case you missed it, the U.S.’s women’s hockey team defeated Team Canada. USA finally got the better of the two hated rivals to win their first gold medal at the Winter Olympic Games in two decades. The … Continue reading

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Capitals Acquire Jakub Jerabek from the Montreal Canadiens

Source: Last Word on Hockey The Washington Capitals acquired defenseman Jakub Jerabek from the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday afternoon. Washington sent their 2019 fifth round pick to Montreal for the 26-year old blueliner. 

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Capitals Foil Sabres, 3-2; Alex Ovechkin Scores 35th Goal of the Season

Photo by Bill Wippert/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 in a Presidents Day matinee matchup on the shores of Lake Erie, reclaiming the top spot in the Metropolitan Division. The game was a nice response … Continue reading

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Capitals Acquire Defenseman Michal Kempny from the Chicago Blackhawks

 In need of some NHL-ready defensive depth with two rookies (Madison Bowey and Christian Djoos) playing in their top four, the Washington Capitals acquired defenseman Michal Kempny from the Chicago Blackhawks on Monday afternoon. 

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Ovechkin Wins Hardest Shot at 2018 NHL All-Star Superskills Competition

Photo: No Weber? No Chara? With those two not selected for the NHL All-Star Game this year in Tampa Bay, Alex Ovechkin sure took advantage at the All-Star Super Skills Competition on Saturday night at Amalie Arena. The Capitals … Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov Leaves Capitals’ Game Early with Lower-Body Injury

Photo: NBC Sports Washington Evgeny Kuznetsov left the game midway through the third period after appearing to suffer a groin injury when he got tangled up after a face off with Florida Panthers’ center Jared McCann. He did not return … Continue reading

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News and Notes From Capitals’ Practice: Regrouping

Photo: Capitals Twitter The Washington Capitals were back practicing at Kettler after falling 2-1 to the Philadelphia Flyers in overtime on Sunday afternoon, their third straight defeat. Washington will take on the Florida Panthers at 7:30 on Thursday night before … Continue reading

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Five Storylines Going Into Capitals-Flyers on the NHL’s Game of the Week

The Washington Capitals and Philadelphia Flyers clash for the second time this season when the Capitals close out a short two-game homestand on Sunday afternoon. The game will be televised on NBC at 12:30 from Capital One Arena. Here are … Continue reading

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Looking Ahead to the NHL Trade Deadline: Buyers and Sellers

Photo: Sports Illustrated As the NHL Trade Deadline is now just 44 days away, it’s time to start looking teams, assessing their needs and determining who might be players in the upcoming trade market. Teams who will not be in … Continue reading

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The Hurricanes Storm Into Town on Thursday to Kick Off Home and Home Series with Capitals

Photo: NBC Sports Washington The Capitals and Hurricanes begin a home and home set with each other when Carolina visits Washington for the first time this season on Thursday night. Washington won the only meeting of the season between the … Continue reading

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