Category Archives: Game Experiences

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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NHL Centennial Exhibit stops in Washington

On Friday and Saturday, the NHL’s Centennial Fan Arena made a pit stop in the nation’s capital. Fans were able to visit the exhibit Friday and Saturday to play hockey, go inside the Centennial truck — a traveling museum of … Continue reading

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Capitals announce 2017-18 Promotional Calendar

Today, the Washington Capitals announced their promotional calendar for the upcoming season. The Capitals have three new fan giveaways as well as several cultural theme nights that they have used in seasons past. 

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What’s the Fouss? The Nashville Predators Home Crowd Has Taken Over the Final, And This is Good For the NHL

The Nashville Predators crowd has been electric during the 2017 Stanley Cup Final. This is good for the NHL. Continue reading

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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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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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