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Capitals at Maple Leafs – Inside the Numbers: Impressive Showing In Toronto

Photo: Mark Blinch/NHLI via Getty Images We mentioned earlier in the week that the Capitals at Maple Leafs game was one of our 10 “measuring stick” games. One of the remaining games on the Capitals regular season schedule that should … Continue reading

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Capitals Down Maple Leafs, 3-2; Alex Ovechkin Scores For Fourth Consecutive Game

Photo: Kevin Sousa/Getty Images The Washington Capitals defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs by a final score of 3-2 on Thursday night to improve their record on their season-long six-game road trip to 3-2-0. The team is now a point behind … Continue reading

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Devante Smith-Pelly Re-assigned To Hershey

Devante Smith-Pelly is now heading to Hershey, a little more than 24 hours after being placed on waivers by the Washington Capitals. Smith-Pelly officially cleared waivers at noon on Thursday.  Senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced the … Continue reading

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Capitals Send Third-Round Pick And Conditional Sixth-Round Pick To Kings In Exchange For Carl Hagelin

Photo: Los Angeles Times The Washington Capitals acquired forward Carl Hagelin from the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for a third-round pick in the 2019 NHL Draft and a conditional sixth-round pick in the 2020 NHL Draft, the team announced … Continue reading

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Devante Smith-Pelly Clears Waivers

Forward Devante Smith-Pelly cleared waivers on Thursday afternoon after the Washington Capitals put the 26-year old on waivers in order to accommodate a trade, most likely for Los Angeles Kings forward Carl Hagelin. Smith-Pelly will likely report to the AHL’s … Continue reading

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Capital One Arena to Undergo Second Round of Upgrades and Renovations In Fall 2019

Photo: Monumental Sports & Entertainemnt Last summer, on the heels of the Capitals’ first-ever Stanley Cup championship, Capital One Arena underwent a series of renovations and upgrades to better the fan experience at Capitals, Wizards, Mystics, and other events at … Continue reading

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Thank You DSP! A Reflective Thanks to Devante Smith-Pelly

Photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images After a confusing start to the Capitals’ morning practice, it is now apparent that right wing Devante Smith-Pelly’s time as a member of the Capitals is most likely coming to an end, after the team announced … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals “Close” To Acquiring Carl Hagelin From Kings

Photo: @LAKingsInsider The Washington Capitals are “close” to acquiring forward Carl Hagelin from the Los Angeles Kings, according to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Freidman.

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Washington at Toronto Preview: Capitals Tangle With Maple Leafs On Thursday

Photo: USA Today The Washington Capitals and Toronto Maple Leafs faceoff for the final time this season when the two teams meet at Scotiabank Arena on Thursday night. The Maple Leafs look to sweep the season set after winning 4-2 … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals Could Have Trade For Forward In Place, Potentially With Kings

Photo: Los Angeles Times After the Washington Capitals put forward Devante Smith-Pelly on waivers on Wednesday, TSN insider Bob McKenzie reported that the team could have a deal in place to acquire veteran forward depth from the Los Angeles Kings. … Continue reading

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