Tag Archives: 2017-18

Capital Review 2017-18: Nicklas Backstrom

Ethan Miller/Getty Images After the Capitals’ Stanley Cup win and Stanley Cup parade, the NHL season, in terms of game action  and celebrating is officially over. In the coming days and weeks, teams will begin preparing for the the NHL Entry Draft, Free Agency, … Continue reading

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Capital Review 2017-18: Chandler Stephenson

Harry How/Getty Images North America After the Capitals’ Stanley Cup win and Stanley Cup parade, the NHL season, in terms of game action  and celebrating is officially over. In the coming weeks, teams will begin preparing for the offseason, including the NHL Entry … Continue reading

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Capital Review 2017-18: Dmitry Orlov

Gregory Shamus/Getty Images After the Capitals’ Stanley Cup win and Stanley Cup parade, the NHL season, in terms of game action is officially over. In the coming weeks, teams will begin preparing for the offseason, including the NHL Entry Draft, Free Agency, … Continue reading

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Capital Review 2017-18: Michal Kempny

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images After the Capitals’ Stanley Cup win on Thursday night, the NHL season, in terms of game action is officially over. In the coming weeks, teams will begin preparing for the offseason, including the NHL Entry Draft, Free Agency, and … Continue reading

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Capital Review 2017-18: Matt Niskanen

Getty Images North America After the Capitals’ Stanley Cup win on Thursday night, the NHL season, in terms of game action is officially over. In the coming weeks, teams will begin preparing for the offseason, including the NHL Entry Draft, … Continue reading

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All 26 of Alex Ovechkin’s Goals Through the Midway Point of 2017-18

Are you bored and have nothing to do over the next four days with no Capitals hockey? Well, NoVa Caps has you covered. What’s more entertaining or exciting than watching Alex Ovechkin dazzle with jaw-dropping plays, gorgeous goals, and making … Continue reading

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Why Protecting Nate Schmidt in the Expansion Draft Over Dmitry Orlov May Not Have Been As Risky A Move As it Seems

Photo: Patrick Smith With the Capitals facing an upcoming Expansion Draft and a multitude of pending free agents potentially and likely hitting the open market, the Capitals had decisions to make. Among the key defensemen lost over the summer was … Continue reading

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Ovechkin Records Hat Trick in Season Opener

What a way to kick off the new year! Alex Ovechkin recorded his 18th regular season career hat trick in Washington’s season-opening 5-4 shootout win in Ottawa on Thursday. All three of Ovi’s goals were at even strength, where Ovechkin … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Announce Roster Cuts, Trim Roster by 10

Photo: Julie Beidler After recently beginning their own training camp, the Capitals’ American Hockey League Affiliate Hershey Bears received several players from the Caps on loan in preparation for the start of the AHL season. Today, the Bears announced their … Continue reading

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Are The NHL’s Increased Penalties for Safety or for Money?

Elsa/Getty Images With a new season fast approaching, the NHL, like all of the teams in it, has been working to prepare itself for 2,542 regular season games as well as the Stanley Cup Playoffs. One of the ways in … Continue reading

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