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Stanley Cup Final Preview: Alex Ovechkin Chases His First Stanley Cup as the Capitals Return to the Final for the First Time In 20 Years

The Washington Capitals are set to face the Vegas Golden Knights in the 2018 Stanley Cup Final. Continue reading

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After Pulling Even, the Eastern Conference Finals Shifts Back to Tampa Bay for Game 7

Can the Washington Capitals reach the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in the Alex Ovechkin era? Continue reading

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After a Game 3 Letdown, the Capitals Look to Rebound in Game 4 Versus Tampa Bay

The Washington Capitals look to bounce back against the Tampa Bay Lightning after losing in Game 3. Continue reading

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Eastern Conference Finals Game 3 Preview: A Capital Homecoming

Photos: NHL via Getty Images “I think (Ovechkin) is taking fourteen years of frustration out on one playoff” – Jon Cooper, Head Coach of the Tampa Bay Lightning. We are now in the thick of the NHL Conference Finals. The … Continue reading

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The Capitals Look to Continue to Defuse the Lightning for Game 2

The Washington Capitals look to take a commanding 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference Finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning Continue reading

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Eastern Conference Finals Preview: The Capitals Look to Tame the Lightning In Ovechkin’s First Trip to the Third Round

The Washington Capitals look to continue to make history as they face the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Eastern Conference Finals Continue reading

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Young Guns 2.0 and New Faces have Helped Create History for the Capitals

Photo: Joe Sargent/NHLI via Getty Images Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom, John Carlson, Jay Beagle, and Braden Holtby have seen their share of playoff hockey action. Now they’ll get to experience the third round. While each of these players did their … Continue reading

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So Many Reasons to Keep Winning, Two of Them Right Here!

Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images My family room likely looked a lot like your family room right around 10pm last night – sheer joy! Screaming – literally jumping for joy – and lots of hugs and high fives! I kept … Continue reading

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Game 6 Preview: Up 3-2 in the Series, the Washington Capitals Have a Chance to Close the Series in Pittsburgh

The Washington Capitals look to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time in the Alex Ovechkin era. Continue reading

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Capitals Players were Upbeat at Morning Skate before a Pivotal Game 5 (Video)

The Washington Capitals took the ice on Saturday morning for a morning skate at Kettler Capitals Iceplex Prior to Game 5. This upcoming game will be intense on all levels as the winner tonight will be just one win away … Continue reading

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