Category Archives: Playoffs

Full Season Ahead: Staying Healthy Will Be Important For T.J. Oshie This Season

Stephen R. Sylvanie/USA Today Sports There is no denying that since being acquired from the St. Louis Blues over three years ago, right wing T.J. Oshie has been one of the Capitals’ most valuable and productive players. Slotting in the … Continue reading

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Top Five Games Of The Capitals’ Stanley Cup Playoff Run

Photo: Washington Times As the quest of a Stanley Cup repeat begins for the Washington Capitals in eight weeks, it’s time to take one last look at what a magical postseason it was. In this post, NoVa Caps counts down the … Continue reading

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A Long Road to the Stanley Cup: Big Goals Came At Critical Times For the Washington Capitals in 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs

The Washington Capitals scored some big and timely goals in the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Continue reading

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It Has Been A Busy Summer for the Capitals, But the Club Remains A Strong Contender For 2018-19

The Washington Capitals have a strong blueprint that is built for long-term success. Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Playoff Milestones Achieved During the 2018 Playoffs

In addition to the team’s obvious milestone of winning their first Stanley Cup in 2018, the Washington Capitals achieved a number of other milestones during their Stanley Cup playoff run to end the 2017-18 season.  This not only includes statistical … Continue reading

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Lars Eller’s Coming Out Postseason Party: How The “Great Dane” Overcame Adversity and Finished on Top of the World

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Like any Stanley Cup champion’s playoff run, the Capitals’ postseason was punctuated by outstanding performances by both star players and unsung heroes alike. Alex Ovechkin was himeself, potting huge goals and blocking shots, too.  Evgeny Kuznetsov blossomed … Continue reading

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Which Capitals Names Will Go On The Stanley Cup?

Photo: Sporting News The Stanley Cup has finally found its home in Washington. One of the big decisions remaining for the team is whose names will actually be engraved on a ring of the Cup.  There are just a few … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Throws Out First Pitch(es) at Nationals Game

Photo: @Capitals Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals were on hand at Nationals Park on Saturday afternoon before the Washington Nationals took on the San Francisco Giants. The Stanley Cup was on hand and the Nats put together a video … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin, the Capitals, and the Stanley Cup will Appear at Nationals Park on Saturday

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Stanley Cup is in Washington and fans will get their first glimpse at it on Saturday afternoon at Nationals Park. The Nationals will continue their three-game series against the San Francisco Giants and Alex Ovechkin … Continue reading

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A Look From the Outside: The Washington Capitals Impressively Earned Their First Ever Stanley Cup

An outside perspective on the Washington Capitals Stanley Cup victory Continue reading

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