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Tale of the Tape: A Statistical Comparison Between This Season and Last Season

The Capitals are 53 games into their 2018-2019 campaign. We decided to take a quick look at the teams current basic stats and compare them to last season (after 53 games) and provide a brief analysis. A number of the … Continue reading

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Travis Boyd Is Bringing Offensive Flair And Adding To the Capitals’ Depth

It took awhile but it looks like Travis Boyd has finally cemented himself on the Capitals roster. Going from a sixth-round pick, to two promising American Hockey League seasons, to now finding himself on a steady scoring pace for the … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Ducks – A Look At The Numbers: Embarrassing

Photo: @Capitals Well that’s embarrassing. After taking a 5-1 lead half way through the game the Capitals completely gave up and the Anaheim Ducks rallied to score five unanswered. There’s really nothing good to see here. 

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Washington Capitals vs New Jersey Devils – A Look At The Numbers: A Wild Dance With The Devils

Photo: @Capitals That was an eventful game. Everything from the fast-paced play to the Tom Wilson’s hit that has caused an uproar. It wasn’t exactly a well-played game by the Washington Capitals, but when you have a goalie like Braden Holtby, … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals at New York Rangers – A Look At The Numbers: Rally on the Road

After finishing the game yesterday around 630PM, taking down the red hot Detroit Redwings 3-1, the Washington Capitals were able to make their way to the “Big Apple” and beat the New York Rangers 5-3 before 430PM rolled around. That’s a … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Penguins: A Look At The Numbers

The Washington Capitals won a decisive home opener for the first game of the season with a 7-0 blasting of the Boston Bruins. The next night they were part of another seven goal game, but this time on the wrong … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Golden Knights – Game 4: A Look At The Numbers

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The Washington Capitals are one win away from claiming the Stanley Cup. It’s surreal. They got one step closer with a 6-2 thumping in game 4 against the Vegas Golden Knights. And I’m not going … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Golden Knights – Game 3: A Look At The Numbers

Photo: NHL via Getty Images For the first time in Washington Capitals history the Caps have won a Stanley Cup Final game at home! They did so with a 3-1 score, though it could have easily been 3-0 if Braden … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Golden Knights – Game 2: A Look At The Numbers

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The Washington Capitals, for the first time in their 44 year existence, have won a Stanley Cup Final game, and it was against the Vegas Golden Knights; what a time to be alive. It was … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals-Vegas Golden Knights Numbers Preview

The Washington Capitals are going to Las Vegas to play for the Stanley Cup against the Golden Knights. No one in their right mind made that prediction before the season began, let alone when the playoffs started! It will be … Continue reading

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