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 Civil Engineering at Old Dominion University, and is a Systems Engineer during intermissions, which has been instrumental in supporting his Capitals habit.

Chicago Blackhawks Jujhar Khaira Stretchered Off The Ice After Hit By Jacob Trouba

Chicago Blackhawks forward Jujhar Khaira was stretchered off the ice Tuesday night following a hit by New York Rangers defenseman Jacob Trouba.

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Review Of Vitek Vanecek’s And Ilya Samsonov’s Play After The First 26 Games Of the Capitals’ Season

We are now 26 games into the Washington Capitals 2o21-22 season. The team is 16-4-6 (38 points) which is good enough for first place in the Metropolitan Division.

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“Bruce, There It Is!”: Canucks Fans Cheer For Bruce Boudreau And Canucks Following 4-0 Victory Over Kings

Photo: Jonathan Hayward/CP It’s certainly been a tumultuous 48 hours in Canucks country. It all began on Saturday when fans chanted for firings and booed the Canucks off the ice following a 4-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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Ilya Kovalchuk Continues Efforts To Try And Lift Evgeny Kuznetsov’s Suspension From International Play In Time For Upcoming Olympics

Photo: @Capitals Former Washington Capitals forward and current manager of the Russian national hockey team, Ilya Kovalchuk, has been busy preparing for the upcoming Olympics in February. As part of his duties as manager of the National team, Kovalchuk is … Continue reading

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Capitals Down Ducks, 4-3 (SO)

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals downed the Anaheim Ducks, 4-3 in the shootout Monday night at Capital One Arena. The victory improves the Capitals record to 16-4-6 (38 points) on the season. They remain atop the Metropolitan Division, three points ahead … Continue reading

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Ilya Samsonov Will Start Against Ducks, Garnet Hathaway In COVID-19 Protocol – News From Capitals’ Morning Skate

Following a much-deserved day-off for the team on Sunday, the Washington Capitals were back to work on Monday for morning skate in advance of their rematch with the Anaheim Ducks Monday night at Capital One Arena.

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Flyers Fire Head Coach Alain Vigneault

It was reported Monday morning that the Philadelphia Flyers have released Alain Vigneault from his head coaching duties.

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Vancouver Canucks Clean House: GM Jim Benning, Assist. GM John Weisbrod, Head Coach Travis Green and Assist. Coach Nolan Baumgartner Relieved Of Their Duties.

It started with the news early Sunday evening that former Washington Capitals head coach Bruce Boudreau was going to be named the new head coach of the Vancouver Canucks. There wasn’t even any announcement that the current Canucks head coach, … Continue reading

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Determination And Perseverance A Big Part Of The Formula For Martin Fehervary

Washington Capitals’ defenseman Martin Fehérváry has met and dealt with his fare share of adversity en route to his steady gig in the NHL. But it’s all been worth it. Not only has he started for the Capitals since the beginning … Continue reading

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Ilya Samsonov To Start Against Blue Jackets

The Washington Capitals held an optional morning skate at MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Saturday in advance of their tilt with the Columbus Blue Jackets Saturday night at Capital One Arena. Head coach Peter Laviolette met with the media following the … Continue reading

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