Category Archives: Fans

German Caps Fan Updates Us on His U.S. ‘Capitals’ Tour

Germany – Eastcoast – Westcoast – Eastcoast – Germany. That’s the tour of German Capitals fan Bjoern Esperling. We wrote about his trip before when he visited a Capitals win at Madison Square Garden. 

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Capitals Fan From Germany Shares His “Capitals” Tour

Caps fan Bjoern Esperling from Hamburg, Germany, just arrived two days ago in New York City for the Rangers-Caps game on Tuesday night. It was the first of five Capitals games he will see in the next few weeks. He was … Continue reading

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Beard Guy Preparing for Caps Game In Denver with New Design

Colorado resident Eric Brooks, most famous for the “Great 8” beard he debuted during the Capitals-Avalanche game on CSN in November, 2013, has been preparing for the Capitals upcoming annual visit to Colorado, which will include a new beard design.

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Saturday in Smashville: A Road Trip Journal

Photo credit: Lisa Desabrais Not every hockey fan has the chance to attend an NHL game in person, and even more so when their favorite team are the visitors. For Capitals fan Lisa Desabrais and her husband, they were lucky enough … Continue reading

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Caps Fan Travels Far to Meet Ovi Ahead of a Big Night

Tonight has the potential to be a very special night for Alex Ovechkin, as he pursues 1,000 career points against the Caps’ biggest rival. For one of his fans, this morning is the beginning of an already special day. It … Continue reading

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Fan Behavior II – The Caps need YOU.

 I’ll say it outright.  During Caps games, the Verizon center is way too quiet.  Not to knock the fans, because we are some of the best in the NHL, but my goodness, soft-spoken much? (Part I here).

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Hockey N’ Heels Set for January 12th

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals Scarlet Caps presented by Giant will host Hockey ’n Heels on Thursday, Jan. 12, from 6:00-9:30 p.m. at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va. Tickets for the event will be available beginning Tuesday, December 13th, … Continue reading

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“Black Friday” Caps Games are the Best!

Photo: Washington Capitals The Washington Capitals have had a long-standing tradition of hosting games on the night before Thanksgiving, as they did this last Wednesday. Another, newer tradition of hosting a game at 5:00 PM on “Black Friday” is also … Continue reading

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Fan Fouls: An Opinion on Game Behavior

Photo: Washington Capitals  I may catch some flak for this, but I feel it needs to be said. I’ve been watching the Capitals for over 24 years, and have witnessed an incredible fan base blossom in support of a great … Continue reading

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Capitals Show Appreciation to Fans In Kansas City

 This post is dedicated to professional athletes who get “it”. The players who knows what’s truly important, when all is said and done. Some days it seems like the number of athletes who do indeed get “it”, dwindles each and … Continue reading

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