Category Archives: Teams

Overcoming the New Year Adversity: What Can the Capitals Do To Get Back on Track in 2019?

How can the Capitals get back on the winning track to begin 2019? Continue reading

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Matt Niskanen Departs Game Against Carolina Hurricanes Following Face-first Crash Into the End Boards

While the Capitals’ 3-1 win over the Carolina Hurricanes following the Christmas break was cause for celebration, there came cause for concern in the third period of the game when Caps defenseman Matt Niskanen left the game following a scary … Continue reading

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Carolina at Washington Preview: Capitals Return From Holiday Break To Host Hurricanes on Thursday Night

The Washington Capitals host the Carolina Hurricanes in the second meeting of the season between the two teams on Thursday night as each team returns from the holiday break. The Capitals came back to beat the Hurricanes 6-5 in a shootout … Continue reading

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Penguins Down! The Hershey Power Play Comes Up Big in 3-2 Victory Over Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins

Photo: Tori Hartman The Hershey Bears defeated the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins by a score of 3-2 Friday night at Giant Center in Hershey. The victory pushed the Bears record to 12-16-0-2 on the season. The Bears are back in action Saturday night … Continue reading

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Were The Upgrades to Capital One Arena Worth the Hype (Readers’ Input)?

Photo: Joe Noyes Following the most memorable year in Capitals history, Capital One Arena, the Capitals’ home rink, was fitted with $40 million in upgrades prior to the opening of the 2018-2019 season. In this piece, NoVa Caps takes a … Continue reading

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“I’m Trying to Find Out Why It Wasn’t An Instigator: Sidney Crosby Thinks Tom Wilson Should Have Gotten a Penalty For Instigating

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images While his Pittsburgh Penguins came out with a 2-1 win over the Capitals on Wednesday night, Penguins captain Sidney Crosby had some words for his opposing captain following the Metropolitan Division clash. Early in the first … Continue reading

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Tempers Flare Early in the Capitals’ Game Against Pittsburgh, As Tom Wilson Drops the Gloves With Jamie Oleksiak

Heading into tonight’s game against the Pittsburgh Penguins, there was expected to be some fireworks after a contentious last meeting in November, one that saw T.J. Oshie receive an elbow to the head from Penguins star Evgeni Malkin, only to … Continue reading

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The Ageless Wonder: Alex Ovechkin Looks Refreshed After Winning the Stanley Cup

Alex Ovechkin looks refreshed and rejuvenated in 2018-19 after winning the Stanley Cup. Continue reading

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Former Penguin Pascal Dupuis On Coach Mike Sullivan: “The Message Has To Go Through Better”

Photo: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette As the Pittsburgh Penguins enter Wednesday night’s game against the Washington Capitals two points outside of a playoff spot and having lost five of their last eight games, former Penguins forward Pascal Dupuis took a shot at … Continue reading

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Flyers Fire Head Coach Dave Hakstol

Photo: Yahoo! Sports The Philadelphia Flyers fired head coach Dave Hakstol, the team announced on Monday morning. Hakstol was not out during the Flyers’ practice on Monday. According to Sportsnet’s John Shannon, Scott Gordon will come up from their AHL … Continue reading

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