Category Archives: Penalty Kill

After a Comeback Win in Game 5, Improvements Must Be Made for Game 6

What will the Washington Capitals need to do to steal a victory in Game 6 in Pittsburgh? Continue reading

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Keys to Victory: What Will the Capitals Need to Do to Defeat the Penguins?

What will the Washington Capitals need to do to defeat the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2017 NHL Playoffs? Continue reading

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Capitals vs Penguins – Special Teams Scouting Reports

Photo: NHL Both power play units were among the league’s best this season. In fact, the Penguins and Capitals were tied for second in the league in power play success rates for the 2016-2017 regular season. In addition, the regular … Continue reading

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Round Two Series Preview: Pittsburgh Penguins Versus Washington Capitals

Round Two Series Preview of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals Continue reading

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Barry Trotz and The Balance Of Ice Times

Is Barry Trotz doing a good job managing the Capitals ice times? Continue reading

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The Capitals’ Penalty Killing Against Eastern Conference Playoff Teams is Good, But it Can Be Even Better

The Capitals’ penalty kill is one of the best in the National Hockey League, and aside from its main job of not allowing other teams to score on the power play, it’s also a pretty big threat to score some … Continue reading

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Game Preview: Flames @ Capitals

Can the Washington Capitals cool the surging Calgary Flames on Braden Holtby bobblehead night? Continue reading

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What to Expect From the Capitals For the Rest of Their Regular Season

Alex Gallardo/Associated Press As winter haphazardly¬†turns to spring, many Caps fans, myself included, have been known to get the jitters brought on by¬†the team’s average results beginning in late February, much like the 6-6-2 record the Capitals have most recently … Continue reading

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Visiting the OC: Capitals-Ducks Preview

Can the Washington Capitals avoid losing 4 straight games when they face the Anaheim Ducks? Continue reading

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Game Preview: Flyers @ Capitals

Can the Washington Capitals extend their home win streak against the Philadelphia Flyers? Continue reading

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