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Capitals Fall To Avalanche, 3-2; Alex Ovechkin Scores 31st Goal Of The Season

Photo: Twitter:@Capitals The Washington Capitals¬†fell to the Colorado Avalanche, 3-2 Tuesday night at the Ball Arena in Denver. Alex Ovechkin scored his 31st goal of the season and Conor Sheary¬†notched his 12th tally of the season in the loss. The … Continue reading

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On The Rise: A Look At The Capitals Steady Month-By-Month Improvement

After very underwhelming month of October, where the Washington Capitals finished the month with a 5-4-1 record, the team has battled their way back, steadily improving each month as the season has progressed. On the surface, this makes sense, as … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Returns To Practice, T.J. Oshie Returns to Washington For Birth Of 4th Child: Notes From Capitals Practice In Denver

The Washington Capitals made their way from Las Vegas to Denver on Sunday following their 6-2 loss to the Vegas Knights on Saturday night. They conclude their western road trip Tuesday night against the Avalanche. Puck drop is set for … Continue reading

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Trip On The Strip: Capitals Fold In 6-2 Defeat To Vegas At The Fortress

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals got blown out by the Vegas Golden Knights by a score of 6-2 at T-Mobile Arena on Saturday night. Washington has never won a regular-season game in Las Vegas (0-4-1).

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Bears Fall To Rocket, 3-2 (OT), Joe Snively Scores 3rd Goal In 4 Games

Screen cap: AHL TV The Hershey Bears fell to the Laval Rocket, 3-2 (OT), Friday night at Place Bell in Laval, Quebec. Joe Snively scored his third goal in his first four games back with the Bears, but the Bears … Continue reading

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Identification Of Optimal Forward Line Combinations For The Capitals Based On Expected Goals For Percentages (xGF%)

There are numerous ways and means suitable for assessing the performance of any forward line combination. One metric capable of providing significant insight is the expected goals for percentage (xGF%) metric.

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Aliaksei Protas Will Travel With Capitals On Western Road Trip

The Washington Capitals will embark on their annual western road trip on Wednesday, which will feature stops in Arizona on Thursday, Las Vegas on Saturday and Denver next Tuesday. Capitals forward Aliaksei Protas will also be making the trip with … Continue reading

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Connor McMichael, Hendrix Lapierre And Joe Snively Score, Ethen Frank Scores Again; Bears Beat Thunderbirds, 6-2

Screen cap: AHL TV The Hershey Bears downed the Springfield Thunderbirds, 6-2, Saturday night at the Giant Center in Hershey, PA. Hendrix Lapierre scored his 10th goal of the season, Connor McMichael scored his 8th goal since returning to Hershey, … Continue reading

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Joe Snively Scores First Goal Since Returning To Hershey, Ethen Frank Scores Two Goals, Bears Down Thunderbirds, 5-3

The Hershey Bears downed the Springfield Thunderbirds, 5-3, Friday night at the Giant Center in Hershey, PA. Joe Snively scored his first goal since returning to Hershey and Ethen Frank notched a pair of tallies in the victory. With the … Continue reading

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Bears Rally Late, But Fall To Baby Pens, 4-3 In Overtime; Vinny Iorio Scores Second Goal Of the Season

Screen cap: AHL TV The Hershey Bears fell to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, 4-3 (OT), Wednesday night at the Giant Center in Hershey, PA. Vinny Iorio scored his second goal of the season and Mike Sgarbossa scored two goals in the … Continue reading

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