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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.

Capitals Prospect Report Card: How did Tomorrow’s Capitals Do In The Second Preseason Game

@capitals Tuesday night saw the return of hockey to Capital One Arena for the first time since game 4 of the Stanley Cup final, as the Bruins were in town for game 2 of the 2018 preseason. (Game recap here.) … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Training Camp Practice Schedule: 9/19 Thru 10/3

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

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More On-Ice Advertisements This Season at Capital One Arena

@capitals As we originally reported back in May in our regular “Rumor Mill” column (here), the NHL will be adding advertisement areas on each NHL Rink. 

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Images from Day 4 of Washington Capitals 2018 Training Camp at MedStar Capitals Iceplex (PHOTOS)

The Washington Capitals entered week two of their 2018 Training Camp with a full slate of workouts on Monday. NoVa Caps photographer Joe Noyes was on hand at MedStar Capitals Iceplex to capture a few of the images from the first … Continue reading

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Prospect Review: How Did the Next-Generation Washington Capitals Do In Their First Preseason Game?

Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images The beauty of the first few preseason games, for those of us who love following and studying the future of the Capitals, is that the games provide plenty of opportunity to see the Capitals rookies … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Christens New Ice Rinks in Northern Virginia

@TheStJames Saturday was the much anticipated grand opening of the St. James Fitness and Wellness Center, a 450,000 square-foot mega-sports facility located near the 95/395/495 interchange in Springfield, Virginia. 

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The Latest from the Washington Capitals Rumor Mill: Orpik, Shumakov, Kuznetsov, PTO’s

Here are the latest rumors, scuttlebut and news bits for the Washington Capitals, for the week ending Friday, September 14.  

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Report: Alex Ovechkin to Christen New Rinks at the St. James

According to a social media post by the St. James, the Capitals Alex Ovechkin will be attending their grand opening on Saturday, and will christen their two new ice rinks, meet with members and have a skate.

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Smile, Nicky Smile: My Favorite “Lift” At The Capitals Practice Facility

The Washington Capitals have been busy this summer with significant upgrades and general “sprucing-up” of the Capitals practice facility in Arlington, Virginia. Fresh new paint and new Stanley Cup Championship logos are popping up all over the facility, including new … Continue reading

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A Look at Pheonix Copley’s Gorgeous New Bucket

Capitals goalie mask artist Dave Gunnarsson has been extremely busy of late, creating beautiful new masks for each of the Capitals goaltenders for the coming season. Just a few days ago we showed you an early glimpse of Braden Holtby’s … Continue reading

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