Category Archives: NHL

Red Wings’ Dylan Larkin Accidentally Knocks Over Fan’s Beer During Warmups, But Made It Up To Him

Photo: @BarDown There’s never a dull moment in hockey—even in warmups. On December 14 during pre-game skate between the New York Islanders and Detroit Red Wings, a little mishap occurred with Red Wings captain Dylan Larkin.

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Capitals Fall to Kings, 3-2; Joe Snively Earns First Assist in NHL Debut

Photo: Scott Taetsch/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Los Angeles Kings by a score of 3-2 at Capital One Arena on Sunday night. The loss drops the Capitals’ record on the season to 18-6-7 and 43 points. Goaltender … Continue reading

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Adding to the List: Mike Sgarbossa Added to the Capitals’ COVID-19 Protocol List Prior to Game Against the Kings

Rob Marczynski/NHLI via Getty Images Prior to their Sunday night game against the Los Angeles Kings, the Washington Capitals announced that forward Michael Sgarbossa had been added to the team’s COVID-19 protocol list.

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“He Was The Backbone For Us Tonight”: Vitek Vanecek Makes Season-High 40 Saves in Capitals’ 5-2 Win Over Jets

Photo: Jonathan Kozub/NHLI via Getty Images Washington Capitals goaltender Vitek Vanecek had a fantastic Friday night in the team’s 5-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets at Canadian Life Centre. He made a season-high forty saves in the win.

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Rocking the Rink: Washington Capitals Fans Enjoy A Night At The Wharf

Washington Capitals While the Washington Capitals were in Winnipeg, Manitoba taking on the Winnipeg Jets on Friday night in an eventual 5-2 victory, their fans celebrated a beautiful Washington, D.C. evening at popular waterfront complex The Wharf at a “Rock … Continue reading

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Capitals Recall Zach Fucale From AHL Hershey Bears For Precautionary Reasons

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals have recalled goaltender Zach Fucale from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.

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A Snipe From Sprong and An Apple From Eller: Daniel Sprong Scores On A Wicked Wrist Shot For His Fourth Goal of the Season, Lars Eller Extends Points Streak

After taking an early second period, 1-0 lead on Alex Ovechkin’s record-tying power play goal, the Washington Capitals found themselves down 3-1 as the second period in their Wednesday night tilt against the Chicago Blackhawks suddenly went south. However a … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Ties Dave Andreychuk For Most Career Power Play Goals

Alex Ovechkin scored a power play goal against the Chicago Blackhawks Wednesday night at the United Center in Chicago. The goal was Ovechkin’s 274th power play goal of his NHL career, allowing him to tie Dave Andreychuk for first place … Continue reading

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Numerous COVID-19 Cases Disrupting NHL and Other Sports – Players Pulled From Games

Photo: Calgary Flames Recent COVID-19 outbreaks are currently disrupting the NHL as well as many other sports. The outbreaks have caused the Calgary Flames to postpone three games while the Carolina Hurricanes are also dealing with an outbreak and have … Continue reading

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Former Capitals Forward Andre Burakovsky Records First Career Hat Trick To Lift Colorado Avalanche Over the Florida Panthers

Michael Martin/NHLI via Getty Images Colorado Avalanche forward Andre Burakovsky won the Stanley Cup with the Washington Capitals in 2018 and despite being a former first-round pick of the team in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, was never able to … Continue reading

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