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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.

Photos From Capitals’ Morning Skate at Kettler Capitals Iceplex

ARLINGTON, VA — The Capitals returned to Virginia on Friday following their dismal road trip to Nashville and Denver. The boys will look to rebound tonight when they host Daniel Winnik and the Minnesota Wild at Capital One Arena. In … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Practice Schedule: 11/18 through 11/30

Below are the scheduled times for the Washington Capitals upcoming practices and game day ‘morning skates‘. All practices and morning skates at Kettler Capitals Iceplex are open and free to the general public. Please be advised that practice times are subject … Continue reading

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Capitals’ T.J. Oshie, Taylor Chorney Greet UND Coaching Staff in Denver

The University of North Dakota hockey coaching staff went out to dinner with T.J. Oshie and Taylor Chorney on Wednesday night. Both the Capitals and UND were in the Denver area for games this week. The following is an excerpt … Continue reading

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Bears Rally To Beat Crunch 4-2; Chris Bourque Notches a Pair

Photo: AHL The Hershey Bears (7-7-0-2) rallied to beat the Syracuse Crunch 4-2 Wednesday night at the Giant Center in Hershey. The Bears are back in action Friday night in Rhode Island when they visit the Bruins in Providence. Puck … Continue reading

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Crashville: Predators Smash Capitals 6-3

Photo by John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images The Nashville Predators blasted the Washington Capitals 6-3 Tuesday night at Bridgestone Arena. The loss dropped the Capitals record to 10-8-1, 21 points for the season. The Capitals next travel to Denver to … Continue reading

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Penguins Down Bears 5-1

The Hershey Bears (6-7-0-2) fell to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins 5-1 Sunday night at the Giant Center in Hershey. The Bears took 4 of 6 points for the week. The Bears return to action on Wednesday when they host the Syracuse … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Blast Lehigh Valley Phantoms 6-1

Photo: AHL The Hershey Bears (6-6-0-2) beat the Lehigh Valley Phantoms 6-1 Saturday night at the Giant Center in Hershey. This was the Bears third consecutive win. The Bears are back at it on Sunday when they host the Scranton-Wilkes/Barre … Continue reading

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After rough start, Lucas Johansen coming into his own

Photo: Tori Hartman The first professional season for Hershey Bears rookie defenseman Lucas Johansen didn’t start anywhere near how he wanted it to. In his first American Hockey League (AHL) game, he was welcomed to the pro game with a … Continue reading

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Notes from Capitals’ Saturday Morning Practice: Turning a Corner

The Capitals, fresh off their resounding 4-1 beating of the Pittsburgh Penguins Friday night, held an optional skate at Kettler on Saturday morning. 

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Capitals Thump Penguins 4-1; Holtby Wins his 200th Game

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1 Friday night at Capital One Arena. The win improved the Capitals record to 9-7-1, 19 points for the season. The Capitals next host Connor McDavid and … Continue reading

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