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Evgeny Kuznetsov, Ilya Samsonov Skate, Will Travel With Capitals To Boston; Vitek Vanecek, Lars Eller Day-To-Day

Head coach Peter Laviolette announced after the Washington Capitals‘ optional practice on Tuesday that goaltender Ilya Samsonov and center Evgeny Kuznetsov, who each came off of the NHL’s COVID-19 list and started skating over the weekenda fter two weeks on … Continue reading

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Garnet Hathaway Named Capitals’ Nominee For King Clancy Award

Photo: NHL.com NEW YORK (May 18, 2021) – The National Hockey League today announced the 31 team nominees for the 2020-21 King Clancy Memorial Trophy, which is presented “to the player who best exemplifies leadership qualities on and off the ice and … Continue reading

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Capitals Recall Connor McMichael, Brett Leason, Paul LaDue, Alexander Alexeyev From AHL Hershey

Photo: Getty Images The Washington Capitals announced on Tuesday morning that center Connor McMichael, forward Brett Leason, and defensemen Paul LaDue and Alexander Alexeyev have all been recalled from the AHL’s Hershey Bears. The four will likely be black aces … Continue reading

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Capitals Fall In Game 2 In Overtime: Postgame Analysis

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images Although the score for the second game of the best-of-seven series against the Boston Bruins read 4-3, the Capitals did not put up their best showing on the ice on Monday night. If … Continue reading

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Bruins Down Capitals, 4-3, In Overtime,Tie Series; Garnet Hathaway Scores Two Times

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Boston Bruins by a score of 4-3 in overtime at Capital One Arena on Monday night. The best-of-seven first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series is tied 1-1 and will now shift … Continue reading

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2 Goals in Game 2: Capitals’ Garnet Hathaway Scores First & Second Career Playoff Goals

Photo: Elsa/Getty Images Washington Capitals forward Garnet Hathway entered Monday’s game with no playoff goals in fourteen career games. That has changed. Hathway had himself a night during Game 2 of the First Round series against the Boston Bruins in … Continue reading

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Lars Eller Leaves Game 2 Against Boston Bruins, “Doubtful” To Return

Patrick McDermott/NHLI Via Getty Images With Center Evgeny Kuznetsov already out of the Washington Capitals’ lineup for Game 2 of their first round playoff series against the Boston Bruins, and Right Wing T.J. Oshie taking on centering duties as a … Continue reading

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Master of Deflection: T.J. Oshie Scores First Goal of 2021 Playoffs on Wicked Deflection of Alex Ovechkin Shot

Elsa/Getty Images Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie played a big part in the team’s 3-2 overtime victory against the Boston Bruins in Game 1 of their first round Stanley Cup Playoff series on Saturday night at Capital One Arena, and … Continue reading

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Capitals Prospect Connor McMichael Reporting to D.C. Tuesday; Will Be Black Ace During Playoff Run

Hershey Bears center and Washington Capitals prospect Connor McMichael told the Hershey media that he will be reporting to Washington, D.C. on Tuesday and will be a black ace during the Capitals’ 2021 Stanley Cup Playoff run.

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T.J. Oshie on Capitals Wearing “Coach” Helmet Stickers: “I’m Just Very Lucky I Have Such A Good Support System To Get Through These Times”

Photo: @Capitals On Monday, Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie spoke to the media following morning skate ahead of Game 2 against the Boston Bruins (7:30 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington, and NBCSN). He discussed feeling good to return and playing … Continue reading

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