Tag Archives: 2016 All-Star Game
Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports There is no question that last year’s All-Star game was interesting. The new three game, 3 on 3 format was quite the change from what hockey fans had become accustomed to, but it seemed to work … Continue reading
Photo: NHL The NHL All-Star Game has wrapped up after a long weekend in Nashville. Country music, John Scott, and 3-on-3 hockey were the main headlines during this event. The fans in Nashville were fantastic, and the players all seemed … Continue reading
Graphic: @goaliesrule On Saturday in Nashville, hockey fans were treated to a slew of events throughout the day. The NHL’s biggest stars displayed their skills at the NHL All-Stars Competition. The fans who watched in person or on television received … Continue reading
Greg Fiume/Getty Images It was a rare disappointing evening for the Capitals on Wednesday night. The Capitals lost 4-3 in overtime to the Philadelphia Flyers, and some sad news came out after the game ended. Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman reported that … Continue reading
Photo: Sporting News On the eve of the All-Star break, the Washington Capitals announced that star left-wing forward Alex Ovechkin will not be attending the All-Star game in Nashville, TN because of a lower body injury. “He’s been dealing with … Continue reading
Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom is a player who, whenever possible, tries to avoid the spotlight. A quiet and humble player off the ice, the 28-year old Backstrom lets his play ON the ice do the talking for him.
Photo: @ikhurshudyan The Capitals remained in Boston last night following their win against the Bruins. The team practiced at Agganis Arena at Boston University this morning, before leaving for New York this afternoon. The Capitals will face the Islanders on Thursday night … Continue reading
Whether one voted for the NHL All-Star Game captains or not, Capitals Nation should be happy: Alex Ovechkin has been elected captain for the Metropolitan Division!