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Lineup and Scenes from the 1st Capitals Eastern Conference Final Practice in 20 Years

Photo: @Capitals It’s unfamiliar territory in 2018. Usually around this time of year at Kettler Capitals Iceplex players are cleaning out their lockers and conducting their final interviews with the media. Not this year! On Wednesday morning the team began … Continue reading

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Young Guns 2.0 and New Faces have Helped Create History for the Capitals

Photo: Joe Sargent/NHLI via Getty Images Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom, John Carlson, Jay Beagle, and Braden Holtby have seen their share of playoff hockey action. Now they’ll get to experience the third round. While each of these players did their … Continue reading

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Capitals Beat Penguins 2-1 (OT); Advance to Conference Finals

Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 (OT) in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals. The Capitals win the series 4-2 and advance to the Eastern Conference Finals. They will face the Tampa … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Saturday’s Capitals Morning Skate: Where’s T.J. Oshie?

Photo: @Capitals And then there was one. Just one more regular season game until the chase for the Stanley Cup begins. The Washington Capitals will take on the New Jersey Devils Saturday night at Capital One Arena. It could be … Continue reading

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Capitals Break Blues 4-2 With Three-Goal Second Period, Win Fifth Straight Road Game

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals beat the St. Louis Blues by a final score of 4-2 at Scottrade Center on Monday night for their 11th win in their last 13 games. T.J. Oshie (healthy scratch) and Jay Beagle (upper-body injury) were … Continue reading

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Capitals Ride Four-Goal First Period to Overtake Rangers 4-2; Oshie Stays Hot

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Washington Capitals began a home-and-home series with the New York Rangers with a 4-2 victory at Madison Square Garden. After winning the first two games of the road trip in Detroit and Montreal, the … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Monday’s Capitals Practice: Evgeny Kuznetsov and Brooks Orpik Updates Plus New Lines

Following a tough 6-3 loss to the Flyers Sunday, the Washington Capitals returned home from Philadelphia and hit the ice Monday morning at Kettler Capitals Iceplex for practice. Despite the loss, the Capitals still lead the Penguins by two points in … Continue reading

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Capitals Sink Islanders 6-3, Sweep Two-Game Set; Evgeny Kuznetsov Leaves Game with Injury

Photo: @Capitals The Capitals beat the Islanders 6-3 on Friday night at Capital One Arena. The Caps would take a 1-0 lead in the first period with a power play goal from T.J. Oshie, but the Islanders would respond early … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Thursday’s Morning Skate in LA: A “Little Reset” for Braden Holtby

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals continue their three-game California road trip Thursday night in Hollywood as Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom, T.J. Oshie, and Tom Wilson look to star in an epic contest against the Los Angeles Kings. Prior to the … Continue reading

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A Golden State of Mind: Looking at the Caps’ California Road Trip

Photo by Debora Robinson/NHLI via Getty Images With the Stadium Series game having come and gone and Washington remaining undefeated in outdoor games, the Capitals now turn their attention to their upcoming annual California road trip, with games against the … Continue reading

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