Category Archives: NHL

The Home Stretch: A Look Past Philadelphia at the Final 10 Games of the Regular Season

Photo: Associated Press On Sunday night, the Washington Capitals will march into southern Philadelphia for one final clash with the Flyers before the conclusion of the regular season. While there is plenty to talk about going into Sunday’s game, such … Continue reading

Posted in Games, News, NHL, Teams, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Kuznetsov’s Overtime Heroics Down the Jets 3-2: Alex Ovechkin Gets to 600 Career Goals

Alex Ovechkin scored 2 goals and reached 600 career goals against Winnipeg Continue reading

Posted in Games, Lineups, News, NHL, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Previewing the 2018 NHL GM Meetings: Fixing Goaltender Interference Is Top Priority

With goaltender interference high on the agenda, what other topics will be discussed at the 2018 NHL GM Meetings? Continue reading

Posted in Coach, News, NHL, Players, Salary Cap, Teams | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Good Boyd: Travis Boyd Being Rewarded For A Productive Season in Hershey With His Recent NHL Recall

Photo: NHL/Getty Images The last few weeks have been something of a whirlwind for Capitals forward Travis Boyd. From a health scare with his daughter that he followed up with a four-goal night with the Hershey Bears, to being recalled … Continue reading

Posted in News, NHL, Players, Propsects | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Countdown to the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: A Look at This Week’s Key Matchups

Photo: As there are four more weeks until the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs begin, the NHL season ramps up as teams on the outside looking in are pushing for a playoff spot, while others look to get hot at … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Report, News, NHL, Teams | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2017-18 NHLPA Players Poll: Crosby and McDavid Are Loved By Their Peers; Current Points System is Liked

How did the NHL players vote on certain topics around the NHL? Continue reading

Posted in News, NHL, Players | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Dogged on the Dot: Jay Beagle’s Faceoff Numbers Speak Volumes About His Value to the Capitals

Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images Jay Beagle is without a doubt, one of the hardest-working and defensively responsible members of the Capitals’ offensive corps, and those traits alone are one reason why the undrafted center has been so successful at … Continue reading

Posted in Data and Analytics, News, NHL, Players, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

The 2018 NHL Stadium Series Fan Experience: Hockey Outdoors Is Something Special

Going inside the 2018 NHL Stadium Series game between the Washington Capitals and Toronto Maple Leafs Continue reading

Posted in Fans, News, NHL, Teams, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

What Will Happen in Regards to Barry Trotz’ Future?

Photo: Sportsnet The Capitals have important pieces due for raises this summer, the most notable being defenseman John Carlson. While a lot of important players are up for a new¬†contract after this season, Head Coach Barry Trotz will also be … Continue reading

Posted in Barry Trotz, Coach, Coaching, Free Agency, News, NHL, Verizon Center, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Checking the Schedule: Analyzing the Capitals’ Remaining Games

Graphic: Monumental Sports and Entertainment While it may be hard to believe, after the Capitals’ 5-2 outdoor win on Saturday night, they have just 17 games left to play in the 2017-18 regular season. In this piece, NoVa Caps analyzes … Continue reading

Posted in Data and Analytics, Games, News, NHL, Teams, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments