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.

Capitals Beat Leafs 2-1 (OT)

Mark Blinch/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 (OT) in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinal on Sunday night. The Capitals advance to the second round of the playoffs and will face the … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby Named 2016-2017 Vezina Trophy Finalist

Braden Holtby, the 2015-2016 Vezina Trophy winner, was once again selected as a finalist for the award for this season’s body of work. The Vezina Trophy is an annual award given to the goalkeeper selected to be the best at this … Continue reading

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National Television Ratings For Capitals-Maple Leafs

Each game of the Toronto-Washington series accounts for five of the seven largest postseason audiences on cable this year. All that despite the fact that Canadian markets do not count toward U.S. television ratings. 

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Images from Morning Skate (PHOTOS)

The Capitals returned to Kettler Capitals Iceplex Friday morning for a final skate before game 5 against the Maple Leafs tonight at Verizon Center. NoVa Caps photographer Joe Noyes was on hand to capture a few of the images this … Continue reading

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Capitals Recall Stephenson from Hershey

The Washington Capitals have recalled forward Chandler Stephenson from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. 

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Capitals Beat Maple Leafs 5-4, Tie up Series

The Washington Capitals beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-4 in game 4 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinal on Wednesday night. The series is now tied 2-2. Game 5 is set for Friday night at Verizon Center. Puck drop is 7:00 PM. 

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Capitals Practice Schedule – 4/20 thru 4/22

Below are the scheduled times and locations for the Washington Capitals upcoming practices and morning skates. Please be advised that practice times are subject to change. Please check “Caps Today” for the latest schedule before heading to Kettler Capitals Iceplex. … Continue reading

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Line Changes at Morning Skate

Capitals bench boss Barry Trotz has decided to tweak the Capitals lines for game 4 of the Eastern Conference Semifinal. 

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Why am I a Caps fan?

 I woke up this morning still feeling the effects of last night’s loss and hearing game commentary from both analysts and fans like myself.  The word “fan” kept popping up in both my Twitter and Facebook notifications so I decided … Continue reading

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Capitals Fall to Maple Leafs 4-3 (OT)

Photo by Mark Blinch/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 (OT) in game 3 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinal. The Leafs now lead the series 2-1. Game 4 is this Wednesday night at Air Canada Center. … Continue reading

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