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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.

John Carlson Will Be A Game Time Decision For Game 1

Washington Capitals head coach Todd Reirden met with the media following Tuesday’s practice. Reirden stated that defenseman John Carlson would be a game time decision for Game 1 against the New York Islanders on Wednesday.

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Lars Eller Will Not Be Available For Game 1 Against Islanders

The Washington Capitals held one final practice on Tuesday in preparation for Game 1 of their first round series against the New York Islanders. Puck drop is set for Wednesday afternoon at 3:00 pm.

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Vegas Knights, Colorado Avalanche Current Favorites To Win It All: Latest Odds To Win Stanley Cup

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The qualification round is in the books. Sixteen teams are now set to battle it out for the Stanley Cup in the two hub-city bubbles of Edmonton and Toronto.

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Washington Capitals Announce ALL CAPS 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs Initiatives For Fans

On Monday the Washington Capitals announced fan initiatives for the upcoming playoffs. The new initiatives include a wide array of designated activities aimed at integrating Capitals fans with the 2020 NHL playoffs experience. Fans are encouraged to share personalized messages, … Continue reading

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Barry Trotz: “I Think It’ll Be A Hell Of A Series”

Photo: Julio Cortez/Associated Press “I think it’ll be a hell of a series,” said Trotz, who coached the Washington Capitals for four seasons before joining the New York Islanders in June 2018. “Both teams are well equipped to go at … Continue reading

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Martin Fehervary Solid In Capitals Postseason Debut

Photo by Andre Ringuette/Freestyle Photo/Getty Images The Washington Capitals finally brought home a win in the last game of their three-game round robin tournament on Sunday, beating the Boston Bruins 2-1. Sunday’s game was also defenseman Martin Fehervary’s NHL postseason … Continue reading

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Capitals Beat Bruins 2-1 in Final Round Robin Game; T.J. Oshie, Tom Wilson Score For Washington

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 in the team’s third and final round robin game Sunday afternoon at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. The win gives the Capitals an overall record of 1-1-1 and the #3 seed … Continue reading

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The Mad Scramble To Find Ice Time For Capitals Prospects Continues

Photo: @Capitals The COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect developmental hockey league operations throughout North America. In the last week the AHL, OHL and WHL have formally announced lengthy delays to the start of the 2020-21 seasons, with those dates potentially … Continue reading

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NHL Announces Start Time And Broadcast Networks For Capitals-Bruins On Sunday

Photo: @winslowtownson The National Hockey League announced updates to the 2020 Stanley Cup Qualifiers schedule for Saturday, August 8 and Sunday August 9. The Capitals-Bruins round robin game is set for noon on Sunday. The game will be televised on … Continue reading

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Ratings For The NHL Return Are Up…A Little Bit

Hockey fans have been enjoying as many as six games a day since the NHL rebooted the 2019-2020 season last week. The wall-to-wall action has been a godsend for fans who have been without hockey since March 11th. The barrage … Continue reading

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