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

Hershey Bears Fall To Lehigh Valley Phantoms 2-1(SO)

Photo: Tori Hartman The Hershey Bears fell to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms 2-1 (SO) Wednesday night at the PPL Center in Allentown. The loss drops the Bears record to 20-20-0-3 on the season. The Bears are back in action on Saturday when … Continue reading

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Sharks Outscore Capitals 7-6 (OT); Alex Ovechkin Scores 23rd Career Hat Trick

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the San Jose Sharks 7-6 (OT) Tuesday night at Capital One Arena. The loss drops the Capitals record to 27-16-6 (60 points). The Capitals are now off to Toronto to … Continue reading

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11th Annual Congressional Hockey Challenge Set For February 6th

The 11th annual Congressional Hockey Challenge is set for Wednesday, February 6th at Capital One Arena. Doors open at 6:30 PM. Tickets are available here.

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Hershey Bears Beat Bridgeport Sound Tigers 4-1 – Win Fifth Straight Game; Ilya Samsonov Turns-In Another Strong Effort in Goal

Photo: Bridgeport Sound Tigers The Hershey Bears beat the Bridgeport Sound Tigers 4-1 Monday afternoon at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Connecticut. The win is the fifth straight for Hershey and raises the Bears record to 20-20-0-2 on the season. The Bears … Continue reading

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George (Red) Sullivan, Capitals Second Head Coach, Passes Away

Photo: Clifford Skarstedt Former Capitals head coach George (Red) Sullivan passed away this past Saturday night. He was 89. Sullivan was the Capitals second head coach in franchise history. 

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Capitals to Host Blood Drive Jan. 26 at MedStar Capitals Iceplex – Donors to Receive Alex Ovechkin Bobbleheads

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals and Inova Blood Donor Services will host a blood drive on Saturday, Jan. 26, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Medstar Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va. Appointments are required. 

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Capitals at Blackhawks – Inside The Numbers: Another One Bites The Dust

Photo: @MonSportsNet The Capitals entered this afternoon’s contest riding a season-long four-game losing streak. This one started much the same, as a porous Capitals defense gave up two goals in an 80-second span of the opening frame, and four goals … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Beat Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins 5-3; Bears Win 4th Straight Game

Photo: WBS Penguins The Hershey Bears beat the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins 5-3 Saturday afternoon at the Mohegan Sun in Wilkes-Barre. The win raises the Bears record to 19-20-0-2 on the season. The Bears are back on the ice on Monday when … Continue reading

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Images From Washington Capitals Practice at MedStar Capitals Iceplex [Photos]

It’s been a tough week for the defending Stanley Cup Champions, as their losing streak has now stretched to a season-long four games, including a loss last night to former bench boss Barry Trotz. Regardless of the current rough patch, … Continue reading

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Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder Pays Tribute to Brooks Orpik?

Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik played in his 1,000th career NHL game Monday night against the St. Louis Blues. Orpik became the 330th all-time player, 114th defenseman and 22nd active player to play in 1,000 NHL games. As a result, … Continue reading

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