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Vying for the Vezina: Will Braden Holtby Win this Year?

G Fiume/Getty Images Last year the NHL saw Carey Price pull off the post-season awards hat trick in winning the Vezina, the Hart, and the Ted Lindsay award.  Price became the first goaltender to win both the Hart and the … Continue reading

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The Schmidt’uation

Getty Images: Rob Carr When the Capitals lost Brooks Orpik for 40 games due to injury, there was concern that the Capitals were going to be shorthanded defensively while Orpik healed from his lower body injury, and perhaps the team … Continue reading

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NHL Weekly Rewind – Week Ending 2/20/16

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NHL Weekly Re-wind – Week Ending 2/13

The NHL has news flying around faster than cupid’s arrow this week.

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NHL Weekly Re-wind – Week Ending 2/6/16

The toll of an 82 game schedule is wreaking its havoc on many teams in the Eastern Conference this week.  The Pittsburgh Penguins, and the Detroit Red Wings, are dealing with various injuries to members of their teams.  While these … Continue reading

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Caps Beat Flyers 3-2, Stretch Win Streak to Three Games

Photo: Washington Capitals The Philadelphia Flyers came in to Washington on this Super Bowl Sunday as a team that was hungry.  They lost 3-2 in a shoot out to their division rival, the New York Rangers the previous afternoon.

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NHL Weekly Re-wind – Week Ending 1/31

We have now approached the unofficial halfway point of the season (even though more than 41 games have been played), as the All-Star Game is upon us.  However; just because the league is taking a few days off to celebrate … Continue reading

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NHL Weekly Rewind – Week Ending 1/23

As the snow piles up outside in the DMV, so could be said about the news coming out of the Eastern Conference this week. Just like the snow, a significant flurry of news has almost every team reporting in.

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NHL Weekly Re-Wind – Week Ending 01/16

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Metro in the Middle: An Assessment of the Metropolitan Division

Saturday marked the half-way mark of the 2015-2016 NHL season.  The Capitals are running away with the Metropolitan Division with 65 (yes, 65!) points.  With that being said, let’s take a look at the other teams in the division.

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