Category Archives: Lineups

Line Change! How the Capitals will Line Up for Game 4

After a huge double overtime win Tuesday night and a well-deserved rest day on Wednesday, the Washington Capitals got back on the ice on Thursday morning for a morning skate at Nationwide Arena prior to Game 4 against the Columbus … Continue reading

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Capitals Starting Lines and Goaltender for Game 3

Photo: Getty Images The Washington Capitals are in Columbus, Ohio staring at an 0-2 series hole. Prior to a pivotal Game 3, the team held a morning skate on Tuesday morning at Nationwide Arena. After Philipp Grubauer had a bad … Continue reading

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Blue Jackets at Capitals Game 2 Preview: Caps Look to Level the Series

 Photo: The Moulton Advertiser The Washington Capitals seek to even the series with the Columbus Blue Jackets after falling 4-3 in overtime in Game 1, despite owning 2-0 and 3-2 leads. The series will shift to Nationwide Arena for Games 3 … Continue reading

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Grubauer To Start Game 2 For Capitals Against Blue Jackets

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images Capitals’ coach Barry Trotz told reporters on Saturday morning during the team’s practice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex that Philipp Grubauer will start Game 2 against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Sunday night at Capital One … Continue reading

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After A Big Contract Extension, Evgeny Kuznetsov is Playing the Best Hockey Of His Career

Evgeny Kuznetsov is playing some of the best hockey of his career after earning a big contract extension last summer. Continue reading

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Capitals Can’t Complete Comeback, Fall Flat to Flyers 6-3

Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Philadelphia Flyers by a 6-3 score at Wells Fargo Center without center Evgeny Kuznetsov, who is day-to-day with an upper-body injury, and defenseman Brooks Orpik, who is day-to-day with … Continue reading

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Kuznetsov’s Overtime Heroics Down the Jets 3-2: Alex Ovechkin Gets to 600 Career Goals

Alex Ovechkin scored 2 goals and reached 600 career goals against Winnipeg Continue reading

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When Did Braden Holtby’s Struggles Begin?

Photo: Today’s Sports News Braden Holtby recently went through the worst stretch of his career, losing six straight decisions (0-4-2) while having a 0.851 save percentage in the process. He also a dreadful outing against the Anaheim Ducks last night where … Continue reading

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Capitals Switch to Philipp Grubauer Against Buffalo Sabres  

Philipp Grubauer was in the starter’s net at Saturday’s morning skate at Kettler Capitals Iceplex prior to playing the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night at Capital One Arena. 

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Game Preview: Capitals @ Jets

Can the Washington Capitals get back on the winning track against the tough Winnipeg Jets? Continue reading

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