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Capitals Beat Bruins, 4-2; Alex Ovechkin Scores A Pair

Photo: @PR_NHL The Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins by a score of 4-2 at TD Garden on Thursday night for their third straight win and 14th consecutive victory against Boston. The win put the Capitals at 58 points this … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Division Chaos: The Capitals Cannot Afford to Have Any Bad Weeks in the Winter Months

The Washington Capitals are going to face a tough winter versus the rest of the Metropolitan Division. Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Scores 30th Goal For 14th Consecutive Season

Photo: Joe Puetz/NHLI via Getty Images Alex Ovechkin scored his 30th goal of the season at 15:34 in the first period of the game between the Washington Capitals and the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night.  It tied the game … Continue reading

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Capitals at Blues – Inside The Numbers: Another Clunker

Photo: Joe Puetz/NHLI via Getty Images The Capitals were simply outplayed in this contest, and at times, were nearly run out of the building. As a result, the Caps suffered their second-consecutive decisive defeat. There were very few bright spots … Continue reading

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Blues Beat Capitals, 5-2; Alex Ovechkin Scores 30th Goal Of The Season

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals began their three-game road trip with a 5-2 loss to the St. Louis Blues at Enterprise Center on Thursday night. The loss ended the Capitals’ five-game road winning streak. Goaltender Braden Holtby made 37 saves … Continue reading

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Take A Second Look: Those Who Think Alex Ovechkin Doesn’t Deserve to Skip the All-Star Game Need to Think Again

Photo: Greg Fiume/Washington Capitals When the news broke that Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin would sit out the 2019 NHL All-Star Game (to which he was elected as the Metropolitan Division team captain) to conserve energy and recuperate for another Capitals’ … Continue reading

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A Comparison of The Washington Capitals’ “Young Guns” Era with Today’s Toronto Maple Leafs

Photo: NHL There was a time when Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom were not the experienced, well-rounded leaders that led the Capitals to the team’s first championship this past spring, but young players with a thirst for the Stanley Cup … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin To Skip All-Star Game To Take Full Advantage Of Capitals’ Bye Week

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin will miss NHL All-Star Weekend in San Jose from January 26-27 to take full advantage of his team’s bye week, which will take place from January 24-31. Ovechkin, 33, was voted by the fans as … Continue reading

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Overcoming the New Year Adversity: What Can the Capitals Do To Get Back on Track in 2019?

How can the Capitals get back on the winning track to begin 2019? Continue reading

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The Best Of The Best: Looking At The Top Moments From The Best Year Of Every Capitals Fans’ Lives

Even after a disappointing loss today, 2018 was a year that every fan of the Washington Capitals will remember forever. Before turning the page to 2019, NoVa Caps takes a look at the best from the best year of our … Continue reading

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