Category Archives: Charity

Alex Ovechkin Dresses as Darth Vader for Charity, Uses Wrong Lightsaber (Video)

Photo: SOS Alex Ovechkin dressed up as Darth Vader for a Russian advertisement that is promoting a charity auction. The auction is called Elna Prerminova SOS by Lena Perminova and the proceeds will go towards the treatment of seriously ill … Continue reading

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Scoring Big in the Community: Monumental Sports, the Capitals, and Caps Fans Team up to Improve Fort DuPont Ice Rink

On June 3, 2017, Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation, the Washington Capitals, and their fans came together again for the eighth straight year to help spruce up the Fort Dupont Ice Arena in Southeast D.C. NoVa Caps reader and diehard … Continue reading

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Caps Items Up for Raffle at 6th Annual Officer Down Memorial Ride Event

Members of the Washington Capitals give back to their adopted communities often. Evgeny Kuznetsov is just one example. Kuzy has made donations to Officer Down Memorial Page, or ODMP. This weekend, ODMP will hold it’s annual fundraiser.

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Former Capitals Star Bobby Carpenter & Former Female Hockey Star Denna Laing Finish the Boston Marathon

Mary Schwalm/Associated Press Last year, Bobby Carpenter, a former NHL player who spent several years with the Washington Capitals, ran the 2016 Boston Marathon. Almost immediately after the race, people approached him and asked him if he would do it … Continue reading

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Liam O’Brien Wins Hershey Bears’ AHL Man of the Year Candidate

Liam O’Brien’s journey to the Hershey Bears started with a free-agent invite to the Washington Capitals’ camp. The then-young kid impressed some people in the organization and ended up making the opening night roster. Like most players starting their hockey … Continue reading

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Caps St. Patricks Day Auction This Thursday 3/16

The Capitals will don special St. Patrick’s Day themed jerseys for pre-game warm-ups this Thursday night before the Caps-Predators game. The jerseys, along with other Caps items will be auctioned off with all proceeds benefiting the Anacostia Watershed Society. 

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Hershey Bears to Host First Autism Acceptance Night This Sunday

The Hershey Bears are collaborating with Vista School and Autism Society of Greater Harrisburg for the First Autism Acceptance theme night at a Hershey Bears’ game this Sunday, March 12. Doors open at 3:30 PM and puck drop at 5 PM.

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Capitals Raise $56,425 in Military Night Auction

The Washington Capitals raised $56,425 from their Military Night Auction, held during Thursday night’s Capitals-Devils game at Verizon Center. 

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Donors Will Receive Nate Schmidt Bobbleheads At Capitals Blood Drive.

The Washington Capitals and Inova Blood Donor Services will host a blood drive on Saturday, April 8, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va. Appointments are required and can be made at WashCaps.com/DonateBlood. 

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Capitals’ Better Halves Gift Basket Auction This Friday (2/24)

The Washington Capitals and the Caps’ Better Halves are hosting their annual gift basket silent auction on Feb 24. 

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