Category Archives: Injuries

December 12, 2008: Capitals’ Website Producer Suits Up as Backup Goaltender

Photo: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images Nine years ago, Capitals’ goaltender Jose Theodore left the Capitals’ game against the Ottawa Senators because of a hip flexor injury he sustained during the Capitals’ morning skate. Former-Capitals goalie Semyon Varlamov, now with the Colorado Avalanche, … Continue reading

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Five Storylines Going into​ Capitals vs. Blackhawks on Wednesday Night Rivalry

The Capitals host the Blackhawks on Wednesday night in the fourth game of their season-long five game homestand. The game will be at 8 PM on NBC Sports Network. 

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Bears vs Sound Tigers: Battle of the Bourque Brothers (Photos)

HERSHEY, PA — As many of you may know, for the last two years the Hershey Bears were home to brothers Ryan and Chris Bourque. In the offseason, Ryan signed with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, who played their first matchup … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals – First Quarter Review – 2017-2018

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty With the Washington Capitals having played 21 games during the 2017-2018 season, it is time to do a quarterly assessment of the team. In this piece, NoVa Caps’ Diane Doyle looks at the first quarter of the … Continue reading

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The Capitals are Getting Healthier and the Competition is Heating Back Up

The Washington Capitals are back healthy. Defenseman Matt Niskanen played his first game in last night’s 6-3 loss at the hands of the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena. Forward Tyler Graovac is down in the American Hockey League with the Hershey … Continue reading

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Vitek Vanecek​ assigned to ECHL’s South Carolina Stingrays

Photo: Tori Hartman The Hershey Bears assigned goaltender Vitek Vanecek to the South Carolina Stingrays to continue injury rehabilitation. He will return to Hershey when he’s ready to go. 

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Game Preview: Islanders @ Capitals

Can the Washington Capitals get back on the winning track in November as they open up with the New York Islanders? Continue reading

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Lars Eller Shines in Capitals 5-2 victory in Edmonton

Photo: NHL The Capitals went into tonight’s game looking for more secondary scoring. They got it in an all-around great team performance in goals by centers Lars Eller, Jay Beagle, and winger Devante Smith-Pelly in route to a 5-2 victory … Continue reading

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Injuries have Piled Up For the Capitals the Past Few Weeks, But Could that Help Them Down the Road?

 Unlike recent years, injuries have begun to plague the Capitals this season. It’s been a little more than three weeks since the season started and the Capitals have played 10 games. Through those 10 games, the Capitals have already placed … Continue reading

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Capitals Tangle with Oilers on Saturday night

Andy Devlin / NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals will continue their Western Canadian swing at Rogers Place against Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers. This will be the first meeting in a stretch of 15 days that these … Continue reading

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