Category Archives: Community

Alexander Semin Reflects On Hockey Career Ahead Of Farewell Game

Photo: Championat.ru Back in May, former Washington Capitals winger Alexander Semin announced that he was retiring from professional hockey. To mark the occasion, Semin also announced that he will host a farewell charity game┬ánext week in his hometown of Krasnoyarsk, … Continue reading

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Capitals and The Wharf Announce “Capitals at The Wharf” Winter Programming; Now Open Through February

Photo: Capitals The Washington Capitals and The Wharf announced today “Capitals at The Wharf,” a Capitals-themed setting located at The Wharf in Washington D.C. is now open and concludes in February.

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Capitals Make $100,000 Investment in Matthew & Daniel Barton Memorial Rink in Hanover, Virginia

Photo: Carol Barton The game of hockey and improvements to local rinks are always growing around the DMV. In this piece, we’ll take a look at how the Washington Capitals are partnering up with the Matthew & Daniel Barton Memorial … Continue reading

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Submit A Photo, Video Wishing Captain A Happy First Birthday to be Featured on Capitals or CapsPup Social Media

Photo: @CapsPup Captain turns one on July 22 and the Washington Capitals are working on a surprise for the lovable team dog and service dog in training. Submit a photo or video message for your chance to be featured on … Continue reading

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Warren Richmond-Kalaci, 13-Year-Old Toronto Hockey Goalie, Creates Face Shields Using 3D Printer For Frontline Healthcare Workers

In the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic and a major mask shortage, everyone is finding fabric to make masks and face coverings for themselves, their family, and frontline healthcare workers. However, 13-year-old Warren Richmond-Kalaci found another way to help prevent … Continue reading

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Las Vegas Community to Name Streets After Golden Knights Players

Photo: John Locher/AP You’ve heard the saying: what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. According to The Athletic’s Jesse Granger, a new community in North Las Vegas is naming 30 streets after players from the Golden Knights‘ inaugural and historic … Continue reading

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Alex Henderson, 12-Year-Old Capitals Fan, Makes Masks Amid Shortage & Gets a Surprise Call from Garnet Hathaway

Photos: Henderson Family & NBC Sports In the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic and a major mask shortage, everyone is finding fabric to make masks and face coverings for themselves, their family, and frontline healthcare workers. Alex Henderson, a 12-year-old … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Nicklas Backstrom Donates $20,000 to Pros for Heroes, a COVID-19 Relief Fund Started by Nationals’ Ryan Zimmerman

Photo: Al Drago/AP Washington Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman and his wife Heather started a fundraiser called Pros for Heroes COVID-19 Relief Fund, which gives meals and supplies to medical workers in Northern Virginia who are helping treat patients with … Continue reading

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Thousands Line the Highway in North Battleford, Saskatchewan to Show Support for the Family of Colby Cave

Screencap: @JoshRyanSports It was an incredible and emotional scene on Highway 16 in North Battleford, Saskatchewan on Monday as thousands of cars lined the side of the road to show support as the family of Edmonton Oilers’ center Colby Cave … Continue reading

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“Take Care Of Your Family And Take Care Of Yourself Because Right Now, We Are Together.”: Capitals Launch #ALLCAPS At Home, A One-Stop Destination for Resources & Updates Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Screencap: @capitals A new video tweeted by the Washington Capitals is calling for everyone in the DMV to stay safe and stay home. The organization has launched #ALLCAPS At Home, a one-stop destination for resources on staying healthy, staying entertained, … Continue reading

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