Category Archives: Teams

Maple Leafs Fire Head Coach Mike Babcock

Photo: SN The Toronto Maple Leafs announced on late Wednesday afternoon that they have fired head coach Mike Babcock. Sheldon Keefe was named their new head coach.

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Monday Madness: Tempers Flare in Capitals-Ducks Contest, Garnet Hathaway Given Match Penalty

Photo: Rob Carr/Getty Images Already dominating play in their Monday night game against the Anaheim Ducks at Capital One Arena, the Capitals kicked up their intense play with some back-and-forth physical play with the visitors in the second period. However, … Continue reading

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On a Roll: John Carlson Extends Points Streak to Seven Games In Game Against the Anaheim Ducks

Nick Wass/Associated Press Capitals defenseman John Carlson has already been the most productive defenseman in the National Hockey League and for Washington this season, and after a historic start to the 2019-20 campaign, Carlson’s red-hot stick has been carried through … Continue reading

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Capitals Honor Hockey Fights Cancer With Events And Game This Week

Photo: NHL.com All across the league, teams have been honoring cancer survivors and remembering loved ones through the month-long initiative of Hockey Fights Cancer. The Washington Capitals will be participating in Hockey Fights Cancer through special events and a game … Continue reading

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Anaheim At Washington Preview: Capitals Battle The Ducks On Monday

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images After defeating the Boston Bruins 3-2 in their fourth shootout of the season on Saturday, the Washington Capitals return home to host the Anaheim Ducks in a Monday night matchup. Puck drop from Capital One Arena … Continue reading

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Travis Boyd Scores First Goal of the Season Against the Boston Bruins in First Game Since Being Recalled

Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images Throughout his time with the Capitals this season, forward Travis Boyd has made a case for more and regular playing time for Head Coach Todd Reirden, but a combination of salary cap constraints and a … Continue reading

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Capitals at Bruins Preview: The Beasts Of The East Battle In Beantown

Photo: Steve Babineau/Getty Images The top two teams in the Eastern Conference and the last two Eastern Conference Champions clash for the first time this season when the Washington Capitals visit the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on Saturday night. … Continue reading

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Canadiens Power Past Capitals 5-2, Alex Ovechkin, Evgeny Kuznetsov Score For Washington

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Montreal Canadiens thumped the Washington Capitals 5-2 Friday night at Capital One Arena. The loss drops the Capitals record to 14-3-4 (32 points) on the season, good enough for first place in the Metropolitan Division, five … Continue reading

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Penalty Pileup – The Capitals Need to Clean Up The On-Ice Penalties

The Washington Capitals are committing too many penalties on the ice. Continue reading

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Washington Capitals First Quarter Review: 2019-20 Season

Photo: NHL via Getty Images With the Washington Capitals having played 20 games in the 2019-2020 season, it’s time For our annual quarterly assessment of the team. In this piece, NoVa Caps’ Diane Doyle looks at the first quarter of … Continue reading

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