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Capitals Practice News Roundup: The Return of the Holtbeast And More Injury Updates

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals practiced at Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec on Sunday morning in preparations for their game against the Canadiens tomorrow night. Puck drop from Bell Centre will be at 7:30 PM on NBC Sports Washington. Here … Continue reading

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From Kolzig to Holtby: Looking at the Washington Capitals’ Goalie Carousel – Part 2

Photo: Elsa/Getty Images For many years, Olaf Kolzig manned the goal-crease in Washington, backstopping the Capitals to an appearance in the 1998 Stanley Cup Finals. However, in the mid-2000’s the Capitals invested in the future in net by drafting youngsters … Continue reading

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Capitals Morning Skate News: Injuries Pile Up In The Mile High City

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals held a morning skate at Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado on late Friday morning in preparations for their game against the Colorado Avalanche tonight. Puck drop from Pepsi Center will take place at 9 PM … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby Misses Game vs. Jets With Upper-Body Injury, Gavin McHale Dresses As Emergency Backup

Photo: Sporting News Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby missed the Capitals game against the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday night due to an upper-body injury. Emergency backup Gavin McHale dressed as a backup while goaltender Pheonix Copley started for the second … Continue reading

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The Capitals Head to the Twin Cities to Kick Off a Four-Game Road Trip

Can the Washington Capitals snap their two-game losing skid as they travel out West? Continue reading

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Images From Washington Capitals Morning Skate at MedStar Capitals Iceplex

Friday morning was greeted by a couple of new faces at MedStar Capitals Iceplex, as Jonas Siegenthaler and Aaron Ness were recalled from Hershey.  The two young guns participated in Capitals morning skate Friday morning, in preparation for tonight’s tilt … Continue reading

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In the Middle Of November Home Cooking, the Capitals Look to Extend Their Win Streak Versus Columbus

The Washington Capitals face the Columbus Blue Jackets for the first time since the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Continue reading

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Pittsburgh Penguins at Washington Capitals – Inside The Numbers: Just Win, Baby

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The Capitals beat the Penguins were it counts, on the scoreboard, 2-1, Wednesday night at Capital One Arena. But most of the offensive numbers don’t tell the same story. In fact, they were rather ugly. … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Morning Skate News Roundup: Brooks Orpik Out Again

The Washington Capitals took the ice at MedStar Capitals Iceplex this morning for their morning skate prior to their tilt against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Capital One Arena. Puck drop from 7th and F can be found on NBC Sports … Continue reading

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The Capitals Are Playing Too Loose and Need To Tighten Their Game Up

How can the Capitals adjust their game in the middle of this lengthy home stand? Continue reading

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