Category Archives: Power Play

A Pattern That Repeats: The Capitals Are Surrendering Goals in Bunches and Squandering Points Away

The Capitals are surrendering goals in bunches and blowing leads late in games. Continue reading

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In the Middle Of November Home Cooking, the Capitals Look to Extend Their Win Streak Versus Columbus

The Washington Capitals face the Columbus Blue Jackets for the first time since the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Continue reading

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Game Preview: Capitals @ Canucks

The Washington Capitals make their first stop in Western Canada as they face the Vancouver Canucks Continue reading

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Is The Powerplay The Key To The Capitals Success?

Photo: NHL via Getty Images It is no secret that the Washington Capitals have been known to execute on power plays over the past few seasons. To be exact, since the 2014-15 season, the Capitals haven’t been out of the … Continue reading

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The Defending Champions Return To Pittsburgh: Capitals @ Penguins

After a memorable Banner Raising Night, the Capitals hit the road for Pittsburgh. Continue reading

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Report: Capitals “Very Close” To Hiring Todd Reirden As Head Coach

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The Capitals are ‘very close’ to hiring Todd Reirden as their new head coach, according to Bucci Mane of Bucciot.com. He said it could be announced today. Mane reported the news on Thursday morning. 

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Two Down, and Two to Go: How Can the Capitals Close the Series Out and Win Their First Stanley Cup?

The Washington Capitals need two more wins to clinch the Stanley Cup. Continue reading

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Keys to the Series: The Washington Capitals Must Bring Their Best Game Against the Vegas Golden Knights To Clinch the Stanley Cup

What little things do the Washington Capitals need to do accomplish in order to defeat the Vegas Golden Knights in the Stanley Cup Final? Continue reading

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Stanley Cup Specials: A Look At the Capitals’, Golden Knights’ Special Teams

Ethan Miller/Getty Images With Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals just days away, both the Capitals and Vegas Golden Knights are preparing for what should be a memorable series, one that will feature top-end talent on both the power … Continue reading

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The Washington Capitals And the Home Ice Struggles: How Can they Fix It?

The Washington Capitals have struggled at home in the postseason. What are some ways they can fix their home-ice problems? Continue reading

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