Author Archives: Lisa Desabrais

About Lisa Desabrais

Just your run of the mill hockey lover and even bigger Caps’ fan. Season Ticket Holder. Contributor for NoVa Caps. Bless my husband for supporting my love of all things hockey related.

Wading Into Unknown Territory: My Quest for a Caps Tattoo

After the Capitals captured their first Stanley Cup championship, fans expressed their joy in a number of ways, from painting their cars to permanent reminders in tattoos commemorating the win. Recently, NoVa Caps’ Lisa Desabrais went into the unknown and … Continue reading

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Rock The Red: More Like Rock the World! A Celebrations Video By Ben Hinder

Before we begin our BACK2BACK run, let’s look back at a few of the celebrations and lovable antics of the Washington Capitals, one more time…or two…or three… 

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New Season, Same View, With Continuing Thoughts

Preseason is upon us, which means the glorious celebration of raising the banner, having Lord Stanley in OUR house, and kicking off another season of watching the team we love, play the sport we love : HOCKEY. 

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Meet Joe Noyes, NoVa Caps’ Photographer

Most people need words to tell a story. Joe Noyes only needs photographs. As the players head back into town for the beginning of a new season, we would like to introduce the person responsible for helping us illustrate the … Continue reading

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“Save the Date” for a Date with your Stanley Cup Champions

The Washington Capitals season ticket holder meet and greet party will be held on September 24, 2018 at Six Flags America. In years past, the annual party to kick off the new season were held at the Smithsonian Natural History … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup Champion Barry Trotz Gets A Street Named in his Honor

After a day with Brett Connolly on Monday, and Jay Beagle today, the Stanley Cup will be spending the day with former Washington Capitals head coach Barry Trotz in Dauphin, Manitoba tomorrow. 

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One Hundred Days with a Cup Named Stanley: Victory Celebrations of the Washington Capitals

Follow along and enjoy all the coverage of the teams’ “days with the cup”. We will continuously update this post as more celebrations occur, until the Capitals relinquish the Stanley Cup. Note: You can always access this post, or any … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals and Woodworking: Two Loves Together as One

Photos: @dbswoodworking Tradition; the handing down of information, beliefs and/or customs from generation to generation by word of mouth or practice. 

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Jay Beagle: Big Heart, Big “Skates” to Fill

Photo: NHL via Getty Images Stanley Cup Champions!! I never get tired of seeing it in print, re-watching the games as well as additional coverage, and following the players collective and individual celebrations with Lord Stanley. 

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Dick Patrick, President and Part Owner of The Washington Capitals, has his day with The Stanley Cup.

Photo: @keeperofthecup After spending the day with Chris Patrick, and a day visit with Rob Tillotson, Lord Stanley made its way back to Richard “Dick” Patrick; President and minority owner of the Washington Capitals. 

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