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Snow Place Like Home: Capitals Players Enjoy Monday’s Winter Weather

Photo: @Capitals The season’s first winter storm blasted the DMV Monday morning, blanketing yards and cars in snow and causing chaos on the roads with slushy mix and ice. The Washington Capitals have the day off and for some players, … Continue reading

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Capitals Activate Backstrom, Van Riemsdyk, Dowd From LTIR, COVID-19 Protocol But Place Mantha On LTIR

After placing center Evgeny Kuznetsov on the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol prior to their game against the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday (8 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington in-market, ESPN+ out-of-market), the Washington Capitals activated center Nicklas Backstrom off of long-term injured … Continue reading

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Injuries Decimate Playoff Contenders In The NHL

Photo: Las Vegas Review Journal Several of the teams who were expected to be contenders in the 2021-22 season have spent much of the season dealing with a long injury list and/or long term injuries to key players. This includes … Continue reading

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Injuries Continue To Mount Throughout Capitals’ Organization

Injuries within the Capitals organization continue to mount. In addition to Nicklas Backstrom (hip), T.J. Oshie (foot) and Anthony Mantha (shoulder), injuries are also occurring at a significant rate throughout the Capitals’ organization.

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Hendrix Lapierre Will Return To Capitals’ Lineup On Saturday vs. Flyers

Head coach Peter Laviolette announced that center Hendrix Lapierre will return to the Washington Capitals’ lineup on Saturday against the Philadelphia Flyers (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington) after being a healthy scratch for the past two games.

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Capitals’ Anthony Mantha Out Indefinitely After Undergoing Shoulder Surgery

After the Washington Capitals announced on Friday that left-wing Anthony Mantha was placed on injured reserve, the team later announced that the 27-year-old underwent shoulder surgery and will be out indefinitely.

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Capitals Place Anthony Mantha On Injured Reserve, Recall Aliaksei Protas

The Washington Capitals announced Friday morning that Anthony Mantha (upper-body injury) has been place on Injured Reserve. As a result, they also announced that they have recalled forward Aliaksei Protas.

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This Is Halloween: Capitals Players Share Costumes For All Hallows’ Eve

Photos: @lapierreh/@samsonovamaria98 Even though Halloween is on Sunday, Washington Capitals players and their significant others are already in the spirit and have taken to social media to share who they are dressed up as this year.

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Solid At The Rock: Capitals Dump Devils, 4-1; Anthony Mantha Scores Twice In As Many Games

Photo: Mike Stobes/Getty Images The Washington Capitals defeated the New Jersey Devils by a score of 4-1 at Prudential Center on Thursday night. The win improved the Capitals’ record to 3-0-1 this season. Goaltender Vitek Vanecek made 24 saves in … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Anthony Mantha Reaches 100 Career Goals Thanks to First Goal of 2021-22 Season

Screencap: @Capitals Washington Capitals forward Anthony Mantha hit the 100-career goal milestone Tuesday night when he scored his first goal of the 2021-22 season as the team faced the Colorado Avalanche at Capital One Arena.

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