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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.

It’s (Finally) Happening: Capitals Are Going To The Cup

I’m a blubbering mess this post-season, as I’m sure many of you are as well. It didn’t even take me to the end of the game to start. 62 seconds in when Ovi scored what ended up being the game … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky Responds After Benching, Again

After being benched for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals, Andre Burakovsky returned to the lineup for Game 6 and was a difference-maker in the decisive game 7 against Tampa Bay. His play  was solid, his head was in the … Continue reading

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Capitals Beat Lightning 4-0, Advance to Stanley Cup Finals

The Washington Capitals beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 Wednesday night at Amalie Arena in Tampa. With the victory, the Capitals win the Eastern Conference title 4-3, and will face the Vegas Golden Knights in the Stanley Cup Finals. Game … Continue reading

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Capitals Beat Lightning 3-0; Force Game 7 Wednesday Night

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-0 Monday night at Capital One Arena. The Capitals win forces a Game 7 Wednesday night. 

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Capitals Lines At Morning Skate: Changes For Game 6

Photo: @TedStarkey The Capitals returned to Kettler Capitals Iceplex Monday morning for their game day skate prior to Game 6 tonight. Puck drop is just after 8:00 pm.

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Game 6 Preview: Capitals Return Home With Backs Against The Wall

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images After taking a 2-0 series lead in the Eastern Conference Finals, the Capitals have dropped three-straight games to find their backs against the wall, facing elimination from the postseason for the first time in the … Continue reading

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Lightning Beat Capitals 3-2, Take 3-2 Series Lead

Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 Saturday night in Tampa. The Capitals’ loss gives the Lightning a 3-2 series lead in the Eastern Conference Finals. Game 6 is set for Monday … Continue reading

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Lightning Strike Again 4-2, Tie Series 2-2

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-2 Thursday night at Capital One Arena. With the Lightning’s win, the series is now tied 2-2, with Game 5 set for Saturday night in Tampa. 

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Lightning Strike Back, Beat Capitals 4-2; Caps Lead Series 2-1

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 Tuesday night at Capital one arena. With the loss, the Capitals now lead the series 2-1, with Game 4 set for Thursday night at Capital One … Continue reading

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Capitals Blast Lightning 6-2, Take 2-0 Series Back to Washington

Photo by Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 6-2 Sunday night at Amalie Arena in Tampa. The win gives the Capitals a 2-0 series lead in the Eastern Conference Finals. Game 3 is set … Continue reading

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