Category Archives: Players

Personal Trainer Andreas Öhgren Helping His Capitals Clients During the Playoffs

The Capitals are very fortunate to have some of the best Swedish players in the NHL on their team in Nicklas Backstrom, Marcus Johansson, and Andre Burakovsky. All three have amazing puck-handling skills and can make plays with the best … 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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Karl Alzner Sits With Injury in Capitals’ 4-3 Loss

Karl Alzner is one of the Capitals’ most valuable defenseman and penalty killers, and at times in the Capitals’ 4-3 overtime loss, the team could have used their Iron Man, who sat out of his first game (regular season and … Continue reading

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No Karl Alzner at Morning Skate

The Capitals held their game-day morning skate at 11:30am Monday morning at the Air Canada Center in Toronto. Karl Alzner did not participate. 

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History Behind A Number: No. 7

Throughout the Capitals’ 42 years in existence, they’ve issued a total of 87 different jersey numbers to the hundreds of players that have suited up in the District. In NoVa Caps’ brand new feature, History Behind A Number, NoVa Caps’ … Continue reading

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Christian Djoos Earns Most Improved Player at End of Season Awards

Christian Djoos, the 22-year-old 2nd year defenseman out of Gothenberg, Sweden, has been named the winner of the Dan Sernoffsky Award for the most improved player. 

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History Behind A Number: No. 77

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports Throughout the Capitals’ 42 years in existence, they’ve issued a total of 87 different jersey numbers to the hundreds of players that have suited up in the District. In NoVa Caps’ brand new feature, History Behind … Continue reading

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Caps Ready to Dive into the Playoffs

As zero hour nears, members of the Washington Capitals took the ice at Kettler for one final tune up before tonight’s game against Toronto. NoVa Caps photographer Joe Noyes was once again in attendance today to bring you an inside … Continue reading

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Images from Caps Practice – The Quest for the Cup Starts Tomorrow (Photos)

NoVa Caps photographer Joe Noyes was in attendance as the Capitals took to the ice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex for practice ahead of tomorrow’s first round game against Toronto and the boys demonstrated just how they plan to KO the … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Prospect Connor Hobbs Bone-Crusher Hit in WHL Playoffs

GORD WALDNER / THE STARPHOENIX Capitals prospect Connor Hobbs has had an impressive 2016-2017 season for the Regina Pats of the WHL. As you may recall, Hobbs set a franchise record for scoring by a Pats defenseman this season – … Continue reading

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