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A Pattern That Repeats: The Capitals Are Surrendering Goals in Bunches and Squandering Points Away

The Capitals are surrendering goals in bunches and blowing leads late in games. Continue reading

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Ducks Score Five Unanswered Goals, Rally to Down Capitals 6-5; Tom Wilson Scores Again

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals fell to the Anaheim Ducks 6-5 Sunday afternoon at Capital One Arena . The loss ended the Capitals winning streak at seven games and dropped the Capitals record to 15-8-3 on the season. The Capitals … Continue reading

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John Carlson Passes Mike Green for Fifth All-Time in Scoring for Capitals Defensemen

Photo: Greg Fiume/Getty Images Over the last five seasons, Capitals defenseman John Carlson has evolved into one of the NHL’s best offensive defensemen, finishing in the Top 10 in Norris Trophy voting in two of them (including a career-high fifth-place … Continue reading

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2018-19 Pacific Division Preview

Which teams will reign the NHL’s Pacific Division in 2018-19? Continue reading

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A Look at the NHL’s Top Goaltending Tandems Heading In to the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs

As the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs approach, which clubs are in great shape with their goaltending tandems? Continue reading

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Countdown to the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: A Look at This Week’s Key Matchups

Photo: NHL.com As there are four more weeks until the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs begin, the NHL season ramps up as teams on the outside looking in are pushing for a playoff spot, while others look to get hot at … Continue reading

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When Did Braden Holtby’s Struggles Begin?

Photo: Today’s Sports News Braden Holtby recently went through the worst stretch of his career, losing six straight decisions (0-4-2) while having a 0.851 save percentage in the process. He also a dreadful outing against the Anaheim Ducks last night where … Continue reading

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Ducks Down Capitals 4-0; Holtby Pulled in Second Period

Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images The Anaheim Ducks downed the Washington Capitals 5-0 Tuesday night in Anaheim. The Ducks lit the lamp just 1:24 into the contest and added another goal in the middle of the opening frame to … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Tuesday’s Capitals Morning Skate in Anaheim: Update on Devante Smith-Pelly

Photo: @JoeBpXp The Washington Capitals are in beautiful and sunny California to begin a three-city tour. This is by no means a vacation for Barry Trotz and company. Instead, it’s an opportunity for the Capitals to separate themselves from 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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