Tag Archives: 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Champions

Barry Trotz: “I Love Those Guys Over There”

Photo: Isaac Brekken/Getty Images North America Monday will be a special day for former Capitals head coach Barry Trotz and his assistant coaches, Mitch Korn and Lane Lambert, as the trio will finally receive their Stanley Cup championship rings. The … Continue reading

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Olaf Kolzig Has His Day with The Stanley Cup

Tuesday was Olaf “Olie” Kolzig’s day with the Stanley Cup. Kolzig, a former goaltender for the Washington Capitals, is currently serving as a development coach for the organization. Kolzig is also currently part owner of the Tri-City Americans of the … Continue reading

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Processing the Last Four Months: A Cherished Time For Capitals Fans, Past, Present and Future

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images It really has taken me all summer to process and comprehend what the hell happened in June. It was like watching a movie, where everything comes together at the end for the main characters. Something … Continue reading

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Capitals Announce Outdoor Watch Party Details For Opening Night

Photo: NBC Washington The Washington Capitals announced on Friday morning that there will be an outdoor viewing party for those who do not have tickets to the team’s season opener against the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night. The game is … Continue reading

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Rock The Red: More Like Rock the World! A Celebrations Video By Ben Hinder

Before we begin our BACK2BACK run, let’s look back at a few of the celebrations and lovable antics of the Washington Capitals, one more time…or two…or three… 

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Mitch Korn and John Walton Have Their Day With The Stanley Cup in Oxford, Ohio

Photo: @WaltonCaps After a day in Lake Zurich, Ilinois, with Capitals director of player development, Steve Richmond, the Stanley Cup headed “Back to Ohio” on Wednesday for a day with John Walton and former Capitals goaltending coach Mitch Korn. (Reminder, you … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals’ Steve Richmond Has His Day With The Stanley Cup in Lake Zurich, Illinois

Mark Welsh/Daily Herald After attending it’s second wedding of the summer on Saturday in Suburban Maryland, the Stanley Cup was off to Illinois for a day with the Capitals’ director of player development, Steve Richmond, in Lake Zurich, Illinois. (Reminder, … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Owner Ted Leonsis Has His Day with the Stanley Cup; Includes Daughter’s Wedding in Potomac, Maryland

Photo: @kkdc After spending two days in Massachusetts with Blaine Forsythe and Brooks Orpik, and Friday in the Keystone State with Capitals equipment assistant Ray Straccia, the Stanley Cup visited Capitals’ owner Ted Leonsis in suburban Maryland on Saturday. (Reminder, … Continue reading

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Alex Chiasson’s Day With The Stanley Cup in Quebec City, Quebec

Photo: Quai 1635 After spending Saturday with Washington Capitals’ owner Ted Leonsis in suburban Maryland, the Stanley Cup returned to north of the border for a day with former Capitals forward Alex Chiasson in Quebec City, Quebec. Chiasson is the … Continue reading

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What Now? Reconciling With A Changing Culture In Washington

Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images After decades of playoff disappointment, longtime Capitals fans were conditioned to despair in April and May. Our responses to springtime heartbreaks, bad bounces, and tough luck were positively Pavlovian. Game 7 loss. Ding! OT winner … Continue reading

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