Category Archives: NHL

After the Addition of Tom Gilbert, Are the Capitals Done Adding to Their Roster?

Are the Washington Capitals done making moves as the Trade Deadline Gets Closer? Continue reading

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Despite His Impressive Overall Numbers, Ovechkin is Struggling More than You Think

For the past four years, Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin has won the Maurice “Rocket” Richard Trophy as the league’s leading goal scorer, and each time,  he’s done so with 50 or more goals. However, The Great Eight is on pace … Continue reading

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What’s the Fouss? The NHL Needs to Get Rid of the “Bye Week”

Are bye weeks a good thing for the NHL players? Continue reading

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“I’m going to the Bahamas”: Nicklas Backstrom Talks his Scoring Streak and His Plans During the Bye Week

There’s no denying it: Nicklas Backstrom is the hottest player in the entire NHL right now. He has recorded more points than anyone in the entire league since the beginning of the New Year, and after reaching 700 career points in last … Continue reading

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Zach Sanford Scores First NHL Goal, Game Winner

Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images Even before Andre Burakovsky was sidelined by a broken hand in the Capitals’ game against the Detroit Red Wings, rookie Zach Sanford had been patiently waiting for game action since being recalled. And in his … Continue reading

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Game Preview: Ducks @ Capitals

Can the Washington Capitals extend their win streak against the Anaheim Ducks? Continue reading

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What Does the Future Hold For Philipp Grubauer?

Nick Wass/Associated Press Goalie Philipp Grubauer has quietly had a spectacular season in his second season as backup to Braden Holtby. But having proved himself worthy of a starting job and with his contract due to end at the end … Continue reading

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What’s the Fouss? The NHL Could Learn Some Things From the NFL

Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images The Super Bowl is one of the biggest sports events of the year.  Last Sunday night, the NFL delivered one of its best Super Bowls in history. In the United States, football is the most popular sport.  … Continue reading

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Capitals Honor Ovechkin Before Game Against Kings

Photo: Washington Capitals After recording his 1,000th career point at the Verizon Center on January 21, Alex Ovechkin was honored before this afternoon’s game at home against the Los Angeles Kings. 

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First-Line Fixture: T.J. Oshie Playing too Good For Caps to Let Him Go

Photo: NHL When the Capitals acquired T.J. Oshie nearly two years ago, they did so with the hope he could solidify the first-line right wing spot in their lineup; one that had been a revolving door for years. And now … Continue reading

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