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Capitals Beat Leafs 2-1 (OT)

Mark Blinch/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 (OT) in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinal on Sunday night. The Capitals advance to the second round of the playoffs and will face the … Continue reading

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Nova Caps Radio Interview Highlights – April 22, 2017

Nova Caps Radio Interview with The Xperience: Hockey Talk Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Caps Look to Push Leafs off the Cliff

Photo: @Capitals “If you have the opportunity to push someone off the cliff, you want to push them off.” That was the quote that Barry Trotz stated in a conference call on Saturday, when asked about the upcoming task at hand … Continue reading

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Chris Bourque Delivers a Dagger – Bears up 2-0 on Lehigh Valley after 5-4 Victory

For future reference, don’t challenge Pheonix Copley, because he’s a pretty big dude! What started out as a contentious first period turned into a masterful come-from-behind 5-4 victory for the Hershey Bears Saturday night in Lehigh Valley. The Bears now … Continue reading

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Will the Capitals Lose Todd Reirden This Offseason?

Three years ago, Capitals Head Coach Barry Trotz was in the process of assembling his new coaching staff after taking the reins as the bench boss in Washington. One of the men he recruited was former Pittsburgh Penguins assistant coach … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby Named 2016-2017 Vezina Trophy Finalist

Braden Holtby, the 2015-2016 Vezina Trophy winner, was once again selected as a finalist for the award for this season’s body of work. The Vezina Trophy is an annual award given to the goalkeeper selected to be the best at this … Continue reading

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National Television Ratings For Capitals-Maple Leafs

Each game of the Toronto-Washington series accounts for five of the seven largest postseason audiences on cable this year. All that despite the fact that Canadian markets do not count toward U.S. television ratings. 

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Game 6 Preview: Capitals @ Maple Leafs

The Capitals did exactly what they had to do: take care of business on home ice to take this series back to Toronto up 3-2. Now, the pressure is on the Maple Leafs as they look to keep their season … Continue reading

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Predicting the Expansion Draft – Which Goalies are Heading West?

Graphic by Doug Lorman As teams are eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs, many players are preparing for trips, but some of them will be heading to Las Vegas after the expansion draft. We’re going to begin our look into … Continue reading

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Williams Comes Up Clutch in 2-1 OT Win, Caps Take 3-2 Series Lead

Rob Carr/Getty Images After getting a much-needed win in Wednesday night’s 5-4 thriller in Toronto, the Capitals followed that up with an epic 2-1 overtime win in front of their home crowd to take a 3-2 series lead.

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