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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.

Washington Capitals Evening News: Jakub’s Ladder and a Resting Beagle

Photo: NHL Prep for preseason game #3, Friday’s camp scrimmage, preseason ponderings, Jakub Vrana will go with another top line, Dmitry Orlov preview, what prospects are shining dyer the first week of training camp and more in this evening’s Capitals … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Evening News: Roster Cuts and a Breather

Thursday was an off day for the Caps, more roster cuts at camp, Alex Ovechkin and eliminating penalties, projecting the opening night lineup after the first week of camp, training camp schedule for Friday and more in this evening’s Capitals … Continue reading

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Capitals Beat Canadiens 4-2 in 2nd Preseason Tune-Up Game

The Washington Capitals beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-2 on Wednesday night at Bell Centre in Montreal. The victory evened the Capitals preseason record to 1-1. The Capitals return to preseason action Friday night when they host the St. Louis Blues at … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Evening News: Ready for the Canadiens

Jean-Yves Ahern-USA TODAY Sports Getting ready for the Habs, starting lines for tonight, Jonas Siegenthaler comes to camp prepared, first round of cuts are made, Brett Connolly is looking to move up, Jakub Vrana feels the pressure and much more … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Evening News: Backstrom and Ovechkin Split

‘Wizard of Auz’ is close to making the Caps, NHL begins cracking down on faceoff and slashing violations, Caps release promotional schedule, bad news for former Cap Zach Sanford, preparations for the Canadiens game, separating Ovechkin and Backstrom and more … Continue reading

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Under Pressure: Increased Pressures Face Ovechkin and Kuznetsov This Season

Photo: Washington Capitals Barry Trotz stated Tuesday after practice that the Capitals will likely split Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom to start the season. The initial plan will be to join Ovechkin with Evgeny Kuznetsov on one line and Backstrom … Continue reading

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Devils Down Capitals 4-1 in First Preseason Tilt

The Washington Capitals fell to the New Jersey Devils 4-1 on Monday night at the Prudential Center in Trenton, New Jersey. The Capitals return to preseason action Wednesday night when they visit the Candiens at the Belle Centre in Montreal. … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Evening News: Hello MoJo

The Nationals’ Daniel Murphy stops by Kettler, prep for the Devils, John Carlson preview, Christian Djoos has big test tonight, visiting MoJo in New Jersey, Crosby speaks on Olympics, lineups for tonight and more in this evening’s Capitals news links: 

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Marcus Johansson Will Find It ‘Weird’ to Face the Capitals

Photo: NHL The Washington Capitals kick-off their 2017 preseason schedule this evening when they visit the Devils at the Prudential Center in Trenton, New Jersey. While many of the regulars for both teams will sit in order for teams to … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Evening News Links: Let the Games Begin

Ovechkin turns 32, goalie masks for all of the goaltenders in Caps camp, Siegenthaler loses weight, Capitals schedule for the remainder of camp, first scrimmage, prep for first preseason game and more in this evening’s news links: 

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