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Home Sweet Home: T.J. Oshie Drops the Gloves With Seattle Kraken’s Yanni Gourde In First NHL Game Played In Home State

Screenshot: NBC Sports Washington With around 35 friends and family members in the Climate Pledge Arena crowd on Thursday night, Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie dropped the gloves with the Seattle Kraken’s Yanni Gourde in the first period.

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“This Will Be, For A Lot of Them, the First Time Seeing Me Live”: For Capitals’ T.J. Oshie, Playing the Seattle Kraken Will Be More Than Just Another Road Game

Screenshot: Washington Capitals “It was a good day”, were just some of the words used after the morning skate today by Washington Capitals forward TJ Oshie, who will play his first game against the Seattle Kraken in his birth state … Continue reading

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“They Made the Most of Their Chances, And We Just Weren’t Able to Put Ours In”: Capitals Emphasize Being Able to Finish Offensively After Lopsided Loss to the Devils

Rich Graessle/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals 3-0 shutout win over the Calgary Flames on November 25 sparked hope for a consistent string of performances for Head Coach Peter Laviolette’s club, with consistency and a full 60 minutes something … Continue reading

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Garden State Gloom: John Carlson Scores Lone Goal in Capitals’ 5-1 Loss to Devils

Photo: @Capitals/Twitter The Washington Capitals fell to the New Jersey Devils by a score of 5-1 Saturday night at Prudential Center. The loss dropped the Capitals’ record to 9-11-3 and 21 points on the season. Goaltender Charlie Lindgren made 24 … Continue reading

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Somethin’ ‘Bout the OshBabe: Capitals’ Improved Play With the Return of T.J. Oshie May Be More Than A Coincidence

John McCreary/NHLI via Getty Images The Capitals’ injury list got one name shorter on Wednesday with the return of right wing T.J. Oshie to the lineup; the team secured a 3-2 overtime victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on the day … Continue reading

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Slide, Kuzy, Slide! Evgeny Kuznetsov Scores Highlight-Reel Third Goal of the Season in Capitals’ 3-0 Victory Over Flames

Photo: Capitals/Facebook Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov scored his third goal of the season in Friday’s 3-0 victory over the Calgary Flames at Capital One Arena, and it was a highlight-reel-worthy moment.

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Surprise, Surprise: Goal No. 790 Brings With It More Historical Significance For Alex Ovechkin

John McCreary/NHLI via Getty Images As if the Washington Capitals’ 3-2 come-from-behind overtime victory against the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night at Capital One Arena wasn’t already a morale boost to the locker room, the game-winning goal by captain Alex … Continue reading

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Devils Fans Throw Drinks, Food On The Ice After Three Overturned Goals Vs. Maple Leafs

Screencap: @Sportsnet/Twitter Fans bring energy and emotional impact to games, which fire up the team and leave them encouraged. It was quite the opposite Wednesday night at Prudential Center as the New Jersey Devils hosted the Toronto Maple Leafs. After … Continue reading

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Answering the Call: Connor McMichael Scores First Goal Since Being Loaned to the Hershey Bears

AHLTv After sitting on the sidelines at the NHL level for a large majority of start of the 2022-23 season, the Washington Capitals loaned former first-round pick Connor McMichael to the American Hockey League’s Hershey Bears to provide him with … Continue reading

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I Fight For: Capitals Host Hockey Fights Cancer Night

Screencap: NBCSW The Washington Capitals hosted their annual Hockey Fights Cancer Awareness Game on Saturday night as they clashed with the Colorado Avalanche. There were numerous highlights of the evening including the Hockey Fights Cancer lavender warmup jerseys and the … Continue reading

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