Category Archives: Playoffs

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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Capitals Stanley Cup Championship Parade to Take Place Tuesday June 12

Photo: NHL via Getty Images Washington Capitals fans, your moment has finally come! Your team is Stanley Cup champions. The celebrations have just begun and on Tuesday morning, the Capitals will hold a parade in downtown Washington, D.C. It will … Continue reading

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GMBM the Champion: General Manager Brian MacLellan Joins Elite Company With the Capitals’ Stanley Cup Win

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan was mostly unheard of when the Capitals promoted him to his current position in May 2014. While many were unsure of what to expect from the longtime Capitals executive, MacLellan has been … Continue reading

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Capitals Fan in Finland Goes Crazy After Lars Eller’s Game-Winning Goal

At the beginning of the Stanley Cup playoffs, NoVa Caps introduced you to Saku Pienimaki from Finland. Over the course of the playoff he has sent us videos of his reaction to big Washington Capitals goals. His latest one included … Continue reading

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Barry Trotz Says He “Absolutely” Sees a Future for Him in Washington

Photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images Washington Capitals head coach Barry Trotz finally coached a team to a Stanley Cup championship. He achieved this feat in the final year of his four-year deal.

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