Category Archives: Lineups

Capitals Make First Visit to Little Caesers Arena, Look to Get Back in Win Column Against Red Wings

Photo: NHL/Getty Images The Capitals will visit the Detroit Red Wings looking to get back in the win column after dropping four of its past five games. This will be the team’s first visit to Little Caesars Arena since it … Continue reading

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5 Things To Watch For During Capitals-Canadiens on Saturday

Photo by Mark Goldman/Icon Sportswire Coming off a season-opening 5-4 shootout win at the Senators on Thursday, Washington returns home on Saturday to host the Montreal Canadiens in their 2017-18 home opener. There are plenty of headlines going into this … Continue reading

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Game Preview: Canadiens @ Capitals

The 1-0 Montreal Canadiens take on the 1-0 Washington Capitals in the Capitals home opener. Continue reading

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Ovechkin Records Hat Trick in Season Opener

What a way to kick off the new year! Alex Ovechkin recorded his 18th regular season career hat trick in Washington’s season-opening 5-4 shootout win in Ottawa on Thursday. All three of Ovi’s goals were at even strength, where Ovechkin … Continue reading

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It’s A G’Day Mate! Nathan Walker Makes the Capitals’ Opening Night Roster

While it comes as no surprise after an impressive training camp and preseason, forward Nathan Walker has made the Capitals’ Opening Night roster, albeit currently as an extra, which provides him the potential of becoming the first Australian to ever … Continue reading

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Capitals defeat Blues 4-3, End Preseason on High Note

The Capitals’ preseason wrapped up this afternoon with a 4-3 win against the Blues at Scottrade Arena in St. Louis this afternoon. 

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Hershey Bears Announce Roster Cuts, Trim Roster by 10

Photo: Julie Beidler After recently beginning their own training camp, the Capitals’ American Hockey League Affiliate Hershey Bears received several players from the Caps on loan in preparation for the start of the AHL season. Today, the Bears announced their … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Trotz is Planning to Start Season With Orpik in Top 4

With the losses of Kevin Shattenkirk and Karl Alzner in free agency and Nate Schmidt to the Vegas Golden Knights in the expansion draft, the Capitals have a hole to fill on their defense. Salary cap restrictions due to long-term … Continue reading

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Canes Clip Caps, 3-1

Less than 96 hours before Tuesday’s 5:00 p.m. roster deadline, players hoping to make the team on Opening Night took to the ice in Raleigh for the Capitals’ sixth preseason game of the year. While there were some noteworthy performances, … Continue reading

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The Early Preseason Pacific Division Picks and Predictions

Preseason picks and predictions for the Pacific Division in 2017-18 Continue reading

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