Tag Archives: Andre Burakovsky

Projecting the Caps’ Opening Night Lineup through Week 1 of Training Camp

So far the Capitals have played two preseason games, and pundits are already putting together potential lineups for Opening Night on October 5 in Ottawa. In this piece, NoVa Caps’ contributor Harrison Brown takes a look at what the Capitals … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky Practices on Top Line with Backstrom and Oshie

When the Capitals were facing a 3-1 series deficit to the hated Penguins, Barry Trotz had to make an adjustment and he had to make one fast. Trotz opted for a switch in lines, as he moved young left winger … Continue reading

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During Preseason Action, What Are Some Things Barry Trotz is Looking For In Players that Are Hopeful to Crack the Opening Night Roster?

What will Barry Trotz be looking for in the preseason as he fills the remaining holes in the Capitals roster? Continue reading

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Capitals Preseason Opener Features Slew of Penalties

Photo: NHL As the Capitals and Devils dropped the puck to the excitement of the fans at Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, the vibe of excitement quickly changed with the whistles coming from those in the zebra stripes on … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals’ Evening News Links – Saturday 9/9/2017

The Capsitals add a forward to the training camp roster, top 10 story lines heading into training camp, 35th anniversary of “the trade”, Samsonov continues to roll and more in this evening’s Washington Capitals news links: 

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The Capitals’ Top 10 Storylines Heading Into Training Camp

Photo: Capitals The Capitals lost key pieces such as Marcus Johansson, Justin Williams, Nate Schmidt, and Karl Alzner this summer as a result of re-signing veteran T.J. Oshie, and key young players such as Evgeny Kuznetsov, Andre Burakovsky, Dmitry Orlov, … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky Makes his Return

The final Swede on the Capitals’ roster joined the team Wednesday morning at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. Andre Burakovsky enters his fourth season in the league and is determined to make a mark and step up as a leader. All but … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom Appears in Warrior Hockey Video

Photo: @danielhoelterfotografie On the day Nicklas Backstrom arrived to DC, Warrior Hockey released a commercial filmed while he was in Finland. Sebastian Aho of the Carolina Hurricanes was also in the commercial. 

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Biggest Concerns Facing the Washington Capitals in 2017-18

What are the biggest concerns facing the Washington Capitals in 2017-18? Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Player Preview: T.J. Oshie

As we do each and every year in the weeks leading up to Capitals training camp, NoVa Caps is preparing key “player previews” for the coming season. Today our annual player previews continue with T.J. Oshie.

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