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Capitals Fall to the Rangers, 2-1

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Capitals fell to the New York Rangers, 2-1 Sunday afternoon at Madison Square Garden. The loss dropped the Capitals record to 39-12-7 (85 points). The Capitals Next face the Flyers in Philadelphia on Wednesday. … Continue reading

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Despite His Impressive Overall Numbers, Ovechkin is Struggling More than You Think

For the past four years, Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin has won the Maurice “Rocket” Richard Trophy as the league’s leading goal scorer, and each time,  he’s done so with 50 or more goals. However, The Great Eight is on pace … Continue reading

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What’s the Fouss? The NHL Could Learn Some Things From the NFL

Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images The Super Bowl is one of the biggest sports events of the year.  Last Sunday night, the NFL delivered one of its best Super Bowls in history. In the United States, football is the most popular sport.  … Continue reading

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Capitals Snuff the Canes 5-0, Win 4th Straight

Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Capitals beat the Canes 5-0 Tuesday night at Verizon Center. The win raised the Capitals record to 37-11-6 (80 points). The Capitals next host the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night. Puck drop is 7:00PM. 

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Capitals Honor Ovechkin Before Game Against Kings

Photo: Washington Capitals After recording his 1,000th career point at the Verizon Center on January 21, Alex Ovechkin was honored before this afternoon’s game at home against the Los Angeles Kings. 

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Capitals Beat Bruins, 5-3

Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Capitals beat the Bruins 5-3 Wednesday night at the Verizon Center. The win raised  the Capitals record to 34-11-6 (74 points). The Capitals next travel Montreal to face the Canadiens on Saturday. Puck drop is an 1:00PM. 

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Capitals fall to Islanders 3-2

Photo by Mike Stobe/NHLI via Getty Images The Capitals fell to the Islanders 3-2 Tuesday night at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn, New York. The loss dropped the Capitals record to 33-11-6 (72 points). The Capitals next travel home to host the Bruins … Continue reading

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Everybody’s Starry Eyed: 2017 NHL All Star Game Recap

Photo: Washington Capitals The Metropolitan Division won the 2017 NHL All-Star Game on Sunday, beating the Atlantic Division 10-6, and the Pacific Division 4-3. 

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Ovechkin and Crosby: Mellowing With Age

 It hurts the eyes, and then it doesn’t. It’s a nightmare, and then it isn’t. It’s just wrong, and then it’s right. I’ve always struggled with the images of Sidney Crosby, chumming it up with Alex Ovechkin, and during this … Continue reading

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Capitals Run the Devils, 5-2

Photo by Andy Marlin/NHLI via Getty Images The Capitals beat the Devils 5-2 Thursday night at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The win raised the Capitals record to 33-10-6 (72 points). The Capitals are now off for the All-Star break, … Continue reading

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