Author Archives: Jon Sorensen

About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His passion for the Caps has grown over the decades, which has included time as a season ticket holder, social media and community organizer, and most recently led to the founding of NoVa Caps in 2014. Jon earned a Bachelor's of Science in Engineering at Old Dominion University, and is a Systems Engineer during intermissions, which has been instrumental in supporting his Capitals habit.

Connor McMichael, Hendrix Lapierre Invited To Team Canada World Juniors Selection Camp

While most of the hockey world in North America continues to hold the pause button during the COVID-19 pandemic, one of the best annual hockey tournaments is forging forward this December and January when many of the worlds elite hockey … Continue reading

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OHL Announces February 4 As New Start Date For 2020-21 Season

Photo: OHL The Ontario Hockey League (OHL) has established February 4 as the new start date for the 2020-21 season. Training camps will start on January 23rd. The season will be shortened to 40 games.

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AHL Announces New Start Date of February 5th

Photo: Bridgeport Sound Tigers The American Hockey League (AHL) announced Wednesday afternoon that the new start date for the 2020-21 season in now February 5.

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Dallas Stars Introduce Their Third Sweater

Monday afternoon the Dallas Stars unveiled their “Blackout” third jersey, marking the first time since 2006 that the franchise will enter the season with three uniform options.

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Connor McMichael On Alex Ovechkin: “I Was In Love With Just Watching Him Shoot The Puck”

The story is well known among many Capitals fans by now. In true Ruthian style, Capitals prospect Connor McMichael called it. On the biggest stage of his career, he pointed to the fences and delivered. It wasn’t the first time, … Continue reading

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Capitals Sign Hendrix Lapierre

The Washington Capitals announced Tuesday morning the signing of Hendrix Lapierre to a three-year entry level contract. Lapierre’s contract will carry an average annual value of $925,000.

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Capitals Prospect Bogdan Trineyev Makes KHL Debut

The Washington Capitals selected forward Bogdan Trineyev, a native of Voronezh, Russia, with the 117th overall pick in the 2020 NHL Entry Draft. So far this season Trineyev, 18, has split his time with Moscow Dynamo’s development teams in the … Continue reading

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Damien Riat’s “Goal Is To Play In The NHL As Soon As Possible”

Photo: @Capitals Washington Capitals forward prospect Damien Riat is itching to begin his pro hockey career in North America. When he signed his entry-level deal with the Capitals back on March 5th of this year, the plan was fairly simple. … Continue reading

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More From Friday’s GM Meeting: What Training Camp And Next Season Could Look Like

As we previously reported, the NHL’s general managers held a video call with league officials, including commissioner Gary Bettman and deputy commissioner Bill Daly, at noon on Friday. It’s been reported that GM’s were advised not to comment publicly on … Continue reading

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Capitals Now Have 2nd Oldest Roster In The NHL

Each October we present our annual “Tale of the Tape” report for each team in the NHL. The report details the average age, average height and average weight for each NHL team at the start of the season. While this … Continue reading

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