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Nicklas Backstrom and Sebastian Aho Shoot Warrior Spot in Finland

Photo: Warrior Hockey Washington Capitals’ centerman Nicklas Backstrom was is Helsinki, Finland on Thursday to shoot a promotional video for Warrior Hockey. 

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Will additions from Hershey Lead to Sweet Success for the Capitals?

This summer, the Capitals watched Kevin Shattenkirk, Karl Alzner, Justin Williams, Nate Schmidt, Marcus Johansson, and Daniel Winnik walk out the door. They were all valuable pieces to Washington’s success for the past two seasons and they were all fan … Continue reading

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Potomac Nationals Hold Mighty Ducks Night

Photo: @PNats42 The Potomac Nationals, the Class High-A minor league affiliate of the Washington Nationals, held a tribute to the Mighty Ducks as part of the movie’s 25th anniversary. 

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Catching Up with Capitals Center Lars Eller

Photos: Rodovre Might Bulls Just like other Capitals players hailing from Scandinavia, the offseason is a time for returning to their homeland to spend time with family and friends, stepping away from the public spotlight and dropping off the grid.  Always … Continue reading

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How Much Can Brian MacLellan Be Blamed For This Summer

 This summer has been tough for the Capitals and Caps Nation. As General Manager Brian MacLellan put it, the Caps have the Stanley Cup hangover without the Stanley Cup. 

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Which Washington Capitals Players Will Need to Improve in 2017-18 in Order For the Club to Remain in Playoff Contention?

What Capitals Players Need to step up for the 2017-18 season? Continue reading

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Can Devante Smith-Pelly Become the Next Brett Connolly?

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images When the Capitals signed right wing Devante Smith-Pelly in free agency a few weeks ago they did so, not expecting him to replace departing Top 6 right wing Justin Williams but, as a player that could help … Continue reading

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T.J. Oshie to Take Part in Hometown Golf Tournament to Give Back

Photo: @cjzero T.J. Oshie is coming home. On Saturday, in Warroad, Minnesota, Oshie will take part in a Hockeytown USA Celebrity Golf Tournament to help raise money for hockey rinks, including a new facility that will open this fall. There … Continue reading

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Tom Gilbert Heads to Germany

Tom Gilbert has signed with the Nurnberg Ice Tigers of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga or the German Ice Hockey League. Elite Prospects made the announcement today via their Twitter account, EP Transfers. Former Bear Chris Brown also recently decided to … Continue reading

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Will the Capitals Defense be Alright?

Since the end of the season, the position that has been weakened the most on the Capitals has undoubtedly been the defense. Losing Schmidt, Alzner and Shattenkirk looks really bad on paper and raises quite a few questions: “Who is … Continue reading

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