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.

Bears Fall To Phantoms 3-2 In Overtime; Liam O’Brien Scores In Second Game Back

Photo: Caroline O’Connor/Hershey Bears/Great Save Productions The Hershey Bears fell to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms 3-2 (OT) Saturday night at the PPL Center in Allentown. The loss drops the Bears record to 6-5-2-1 (15 points) on the season. The Bears are now … Continue reading

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Capitals Beat Knights 5-2; Jonas Siegenthaler Scores First Career NHL Goal; Tom Wilson Scores Again

Photo: Rob Carr/Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Vegas Knights 5-2 Saturday night at Capital One Arena. The win improves the Capitals record to 13-2-3 (29 points) on the season, and gives them a four-point lead over the New … Continue reading

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Show Your Support This Election Season! Vote Carlson

Election season is upon us! Make sure you show your support for the most important candidate in the most important race of all this season, the election of the 2020 Norris Trophy winner! 

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Wolf Pack Beat Bears 2-1

Photo: Hartford Wolf Pack The Hartford Wolf Pack beat the Hershey Bears 2-1 Friday night at the XL Center in Hartford, Connecticut. The loss drops the Bears record to 6-5-1-1 and improves the Hartford Wolf Pack’s record to 9-1-0-3. The Bears … Continue reading

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Capital One Arena Partners With ‘KultureCity’ For Sensory Inclusion

KultureCity has partnered with Monumental Sports & Entertainment to make Capital One Arena and all of the programs and events the arena hosts to be sensory inclusive. This new initiative will promote an accommodating and positive experience for all guests … Continue reading

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MacLellan’s Biggest Balancing Act: Finding The Right Mix Of “Speed” and “Heavy”

Photo by Derek Cain/NHLI via Getty Images It wasn’t too long ago, maybe three or four seasons back, when a majority of pro hockey’s team architects were fixated on implementing and upgrading one primary team characteristic: speed. ”We need to get … Continue reading

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Capitals Prepare For Brett Connolly And The Panthers; Braden Holtby To Start

The Washington Capitals are in Sunrise, Florida Thursday for a quick one game road trip. They face the Panthers at BB&T Center tonight. Puck drop is just after 7:00 PM. (Full preview is here) The Capitals will return home and … Continue reading

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‘The Russian Five’: NBC Sports Network To Premiere Documentary On First Russians To Play Together In The NHL

NBC Sports Network is set to premiere The Russian Five, a feature documentary about the first five Russians to play hockey together in the NHL. The film will air on November 6, following NBCSN’s Wednesday Night Hockey game between the Detroit Red Wings and New … Continue reading

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Capitals Practice At MedStar Capitals IcePlex Before Departing For Florida [Photos]

The Washington Capitals held one final practice at MedStar Capitals Iceplex Wednesday morning before departing on a short, one-game road trip to Florida in advance of their tilt with the Panthers at BB&T Center in Sunrise on Thursday night. NoVa … Continue reading

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Capitals Re-assign Liam O’Brien to Hershey

The Washington Capitals have re-assigned forward Liam O’Brien to the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.

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