Category Archives: Predictions

Predicting the Expansion Draft – Which Goalies are Heading West?

Graphic by Doug Lorman As teams are eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs, many players are preparing for trips, but some of them will be heading to Las Vegas after the expansion draft. We’re going to begin our look into … Continue reading

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These Jackets are Tailor-Made for a Long Playoff Run: A Look At the Columbus Blue Jackets

Nick Wass/Associated Press To hell with the bye week blues. If NHL teams are supposed to incur a post bye week letdown, someone forgot to tell the Columbus Blue Jackets. This is the fourth article on potential postseason opponents of the … Continue reading

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NoVa Caps Contributors Picks For the Metropolitan Division

It’s that time of the year again, when our contributors sharpen their pencils and get down to business. We always like to start the season off with our annual contributors pics for the Metropolitan Division, and this season is no … Continue reading

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2016-17 Metropolitan Division Preview

2016-17 Metropolitan Division Preview. Who is trending up, who is trending down, who is staying the same? Continue reading

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Less Than A Month Away From The Season Opener Against PIT; An Open Letter To Caps Nation – Why Not Us?!

Dear Caps Nation,  It’s been a long off-season (although not as long, with entertainment of the World Cup of Hockey!) filled with rumors, contract situations, trades, and all the other elements of the “silly season” we all expected after Nick … Continue reading

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Five Reasons Why The Capitals Will Finish No Worse Than Second in the Metropolitan Division in 2016-17

Here are five reasons why the Washington Capitals will finish no worse than second in the Metropolitan Division in 2016-17. Continue reading

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Six Bold Predictions for the Washington Capitals

Now is the time to make some predictions so that I’ll have something to regret later in the season. The great thing is, I really believe every one of these has a good chance of being correct.

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2015-2016 Metropolitan Division Projections

All precincts have finally reported!  NoVa Caps projections for the finishing order of the 2015-2016 race for the Metropolitan Division are complete.  Earlier this month we asked each of the contributors to assess the Metropolitan division and generate their own picks for … Continue reading

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Sizing Up the Metropolitan Division in 2015-16: Where do the Washington Capitals Fit?

The NHL’s Metropolitan Division has become one of the most competitive divisions in professional hockey today.  Most of these teams have all faced one another in the playoffs a time or two whether in recent or distant memory.  The Metropolitan … Continue reading

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