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Alex Killorn’s Hat Trick Helps Lightning Strike Capitals, 6-3; Alex Ovechkin Nets Two Goals

Photo: Scott Audette/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning by a score of 6-3 at Amalie Arena on Saturday night. The loss kept the Capitals two points up on the New York Islanders for first place … Continue reading

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Eastern Conference Showdown: Capitals at Lightning Goalie Matchup

As the Washington Capitals and Tampa Bay Lightning prepare for Saturday night’s “Beasts of the East” matchup, one of the marquee matchups to watch will be in the goal crease. The Capitals’ Braden Holtby and Lightning’s Andrei Vasilevskiy will man … Continue reading

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Washington at Tampa Bay Preview: Two Eastern Conference Heavy Weights Clash For The First Time in Saturday Night Showdown at Amalie Arena

Photo: THN The Washington Capitals and Tampa Bay Lightning clash for the first time this season when the two teams meet at Amalie Arena on Saturday night. After the Bolts took two out of three regular-season meetings between the two … Continue reading

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Comparing The 2018-19 Lightning To The 2015-16 Capitals

Photo: Stars and Sticks The Tampa Bay Lightning are having a historic season, holding an 18-point cushion on the San Jose Sharks in the Presidents’ Trophy race and became the second-fastest team in NHL history to clinch a berth in … Continue reading

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What A Rush! Capitals’ Line Rush of the Game: A Pair for “Conno”!

Photo: Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images With five goals in the Capitals’ 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night, there were plenty of plays and sequences to choose from for the Capitals’ Line Rush of the Night. However, … Continue reading

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Capitals Defeat Flyers, 5-2; Brett Connolly Nets A Pair

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 5-2 for their eighth win in their last nine games and second over the Flyers in eight days on Thursday night at Wells Fargo Center. The win … Continue reading

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Three Players To Watch As Capitals Visit Flyers On Thursday Night

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images As the Washington Capitals are in the city of Brotherly Love tonight taking on the Philadelphia Flyers, there are three players to be watching as they could be hitting yet more milestones. The team is hoping … Continue reading

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Washington at Philadelphia Preview: Capitals Get Set For Another Metro Matchup Against Flyers On Thursday

Photo: Broad Street Hockey The Washington Capitals visit the Philadelphia Flyers for the second time in an eight-day span and the third meeting of the season between the two teams when they meet on Thursday night. The Capitals roared out to … Continue reading

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In Enemy Territory – A Road Review Of PPG Paints Arena

Photo: Sports & Exhibition Authority After visiting Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul and United Center in Chicago for Washington Capitals games last year, I had so much fun that I knew I wanted to do a road trip with … Continue reading

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Some Positive Notes From the Capitals Current Seven-Game Win Streak

The Washington Capitals are rolling in the early part of March. Continue reading

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