Category Archives: Teams

Tale of the Tape for the Week Ending March 25, 2017

Patrick Smith/Getty Images A few days ago, NoVa Caps took a look at the remaining schedule of the Metropolitan Division’s top three teams (the Capitals, Columbus Blue Jackets, and Pittsburgh Penguins) and the quality of their opponents. This article looks … Continue reading

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Home Ice Advantage Tie-Breaking Status

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images This article is updated to reflect results through March 28th.  The table below summarizes the status of tie-breakers for home ice advantage throughout the playoffs from a Washington Capitals perspective. 

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What’s the Fouss? Sidney Crosby Spears Ryan O’Reilly Beneath the Belt For Unknown Reasons

Sidney Crosby speared Ryan O’Reilly below the belt. Where is the punishment? Continue reading

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Game Preview: Blue Jackets @ Capitals

The Capitals look to extend their winning streak when they face off against the Columbus Blue Jackets Thursday night at Verizon Center. Puck drop is at 7 PM ET on CSN and the NHL Network. A preview of this game, … Continue reading

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Game Preview: Flames @ Capitals

Can the Washington Capitals cool the surging Calgary Flames on Braden Holtby bobblehead night? 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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Capitals Defeat Lightning 5-3; Oshie Tricks the Bolts

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The Washington Capitals visited the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday night.  The Capitals will now have a 3-game homestand that will begin on Tuesday night when they face the Calgary Flames.  Tuesday’s game will be Braden … Continue reading

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Game Preview: Predators @ Capitals

Can the Washington Capitals continue to rebound as they face off against the Nashville Predators? Continue reading

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Visiting the OC: Capitals-Ducks Preview

Can the Washington Capitals avoid losing 4 straight games when they face the Anaheim Ducks? Continue reading

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What’s the Fouss? A Look Back at the NHL GM Meetings: How Will Hockey Look in the Future?

How will hockey look 5-10 years from now? What changes should fans expect to see in the future? Continue reading

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