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Capitals vs. Hurricanes – Inside The Numbers: It Will Take One More

Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images That’s a tough loss. Between the Carolina Hurricanes needing a bunch of weird bounces to score and the refs seemingly out to lunch, the Washington Capitals couldn’t clinch the series, so a game seven will … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Hurricanes – Inside The Numbers: A Dominant Return

That was fun! The Washington Capitals put up a dominant effort against the Carolina Hurricanes in a 6-0 bashing to take a 3-2 series lead. It was by far their best game of the series and is hopefully what we … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Hurricanes – Inside The Numbers: Close But No Cigars

Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell 1-2 to the Carolina Hurricanes, meaning the series is now tied 2-2. The good news, if you think there is any, the Caps played a lot better than last game, which … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Hurricanes – Inside The Numbers: Garbage Time

Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images Burn the tape. That was a game the Washington Capitals will want to forget. The Carolina Hurricanes ran them over for an easy 5-0 victory. You don’t really need the underlying numbers to see that … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Hurricanes – Inside The Numbers: Skirting The Surge

Photo: Patrick McDermott/NHL via Getty Images Just win, baby! The Washington Capitals took a 1-0 series lead against the Carolina Hurricanes with a nail-biting finish. It was nice to win, but if the Caps want to continue to win in … Continue reading

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HBK Line, Capitals’ Edition? Carl Hagelin’s Addition to the Caps Could Make a Difference Come the Start of the Playoffs

Photo: Getty Images What might have gone down as a minor depth trade for the Washington Capitals right before the 2019 Trade Deadline could end up paying huge dividends. Forward Carl Hagelin was flailing with the Los Angeles Kings after … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Hurricanes – Inside The Numbers: Taking Care Of Business

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Carolina Hurricanes came into Capital One Arena tonight lined up to play against the Washington Capitals in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, at least as the standings dictated. So … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Flyers – Inside The Numbers

Photo: Patrick McDermott/NHL via Getty Images The Capitals’ 3-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Sunday wasn’t the most high-scoring affair, but an ultimately crucial one for the Caps in their push for the Metropolitan Division title. In this piece, … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Wild – Inside The Numbers

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images You can’t win them all. After having a great game against the Tampa Bay Lightning, the Washington Capitals put up a dud against the Minnesota Wild. But it’s important to remember the Caps … Continue reading

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A Deeper Dive On Capitals New Signee Joe Snively

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals announced today that they signed college unrestricted free agent and local kid Joe Snively to a two year contract that starts next season. Snively is a small, like very small, left winger. He clocks in … Continue reading

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