Category Archives: Game Experiences

Alex Ovechkin Gives Fan A Puck on Her 18th Birthday And Her Reaction is Priceless

While Ovechkin’s first ballot Hall of Fame career (which includes his latest All-Star Game election) is no doubt one reason Capitals fans love him, the person Ovechkin is no doubt plays an even greater role in the adoration fans have … Continue reading

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Were The Upgrades to Capital One Arena Worth the Hype (Readers’ Input)?

Photo: Joe Noyes Following the most memorable year in Capitals history, Capital One Arena, the Capitals’ home rink, was fitted with $40 million in upgrades prior to the opening of the 2018-2019 season. In this piece, NoVa Caps takes a … Continue reading

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Around The League In 31 Days: Radio Host to Visit All NHL Arenas in a Month

It’s a feat that few fans, if any, have ever accomplished. It will be a grueling task, one that will require a firm resolve and that will truly test one fan’s love for the sport of hockey. Many people have … Continue reading

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Capitals Host Annual Red Carpet Event Prior To Home Opener (Photos)

The Washington Capitals entered their home opener against the Boston Bruins on Wednesday in style, walking the annual “Rock The Red Carpet” event, where fans get a chance to get photos and autographs with the players outside of Capital One … Continue reading

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The New PwC Club At Capital One Arena Is Open, and It is Fabulous

Capital One Arena got a major facelift this summer, and while much of the work was completed in time for the Capitals‘ first preseason game (you can find photos of some of the arena renovations here), the new PwC Club remained shrouded … Continue reading

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Capitals Release 2018-19 Promotional Schedule

Photo: CTV News The Washington Capitals released their promotional schedule on Monday afternoon including giveaways, the Stanley Cup banner raising on Opening Night, and theme nights. 

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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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Stanley Cup To Make Appearances At Bears and Stingrays Games in October

Photo: Sporting News The Stanley Cup will make appearances to the Hershey Bears‘ game on Sunday, October 7 against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, the New York Islanders’ AHL affiliate, and the South Carolina Stingrays’ home opener on Saturday, October 20 … Continue reading

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Thoughts From Section 217: A Family Affair

Looking back I realized the first exposure to hockey for my family was in 1992 when my husband and I lived in Florida. During our time in West Palm Beach there was a professional minor league hockey team named the … Continue reading

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Sabres Slash Capitals 3-1, End Washington’s Winning Streak at 3 Games

Photo by Bill Wippert/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Buffalo Sabres 3-1 Tuesday night night at KeyBank Center in Buffalo. The loss dropped the Capitals record to 8-7-1, 17 points for the season. The Capitals next … Continue reading

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