Category Archives: Fan Profile

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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Three Longtime Capitals Fans have Waited 20 Years for this Playoff Run

The Washington Capitals are playing for a chance at an appearance in the Stanley Cup for the first time in 20 years. Their appearance in the Eastern Conference Finals is the farthest they’ve been since that 1998 run. There were many … Continue reading

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Going Down Under with One of Nathan Walker’s Biggest Fans

Nathan Walker has become a fan favorite among Washington Capitals and Hershey Bears fans everywhere, but none may be bigger than Mike Lyons. Lyons, like Walker, has Australian roots, as he grew up in Melbourne. In a country where cricket, … Continue reading

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Caps Fans Give their Opinions on the Tom Wilson Suspension

It was a packed house Saturday morning at Kettler Capitals Iceplex as fans came out in droves to give the Capitals some positive vibes at their morning skate prior to a big Game 5. One hot topic going on around Caps … Continue reading

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Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader? Ms. Christovich Uses Capitals References to Teach Her Kids

Photos: Ms. Christovich Did you know that the mean of Alex Ovechkin’s goals over his first eight years in the league is 46.4, the median is 48 and the mode is 32? Well that’s the kind of math that you … Continue reading

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From One Fan to Another: Interview with a Diehard Capitals Fan in Finland

Coming off a hard loss in Game 1 of round one of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs, a lot of Capitals fans are still licking their wounds this morning as they prepare themselves for Game 2 tomorrow night. One such … Continue reading

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Collector’s Corner: Caps Fan Shows Off His Collection from Mike Green’s 2009 Scoring Streak (Video)

Nine years ago, former Washington Capitals defenseman Mike Green did something unprecedented for a blueliner. From January 27, 2009 through Valentines Day, Green scored a goal in eight consecutive games, setting the NHL record for most consecutive games scoring by … Continue reading

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Additions to The Caps “Man Cave”: An Update on the Ultimate DIY Project

Back in October of 2016 we brought you a sneak-peak of a Caps fan’s impressive DIY project to build a Capitals-themed “man cave”.  As you may recall, NoVa Caps reader Chip Hannan sent us a brief video of his personal DIY … Continue reading

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A Zamboni Driver and a Youth Hockey Trainer from Gavale, Sweden Watch Nicklas Backstrom and Christian Djoos All Grown Up

From left: Hakan Ljung, Joel Ljung, and Andrs. Additional photos from Wednesday’s game provided by Joel. There’s an old saying that it’s a small world. For zamboni driver Hakan Ljung, his son Joel and their friend Andrs, they made the … Continue reading

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The Word on the Street: “What Are Your Season Expectations”?

Welcome to our brand new series: Word on the Street. In this new feature, NoVa Caps reporter Michael Marzzacco will talk to fans around Kettler Capitals Iceplex or Capital One Arena to get their take on different topics and trends … Continue reading

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