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News and Notes from Capitals’ Sunday Practice at Kettler: *Checks Fridge*, Any Djoos?

ARLINGTON, VA– After a thrilling win over the Wild, the Capitals hit the ice Sunday morning at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, to begin preparations for their game Monday night against the Calgary Flames. 

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The Next 10 Games Loom Huge For The Capitals

Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals just got back from what many might call a “crappy” road trip through Nashville and Colorado. They were outscored 12-5 in those two games. Not good. But more important than the score was the … Continue reading

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Celebrating 100 Years of the NHL; Gary Bettman and NHL GMs Meet

Gary Bettman spoke to the media on the latest topics around the NHL Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Continues Historic Scoring Pace

Alex Ovechkin scored his ninth goal of the season and added his first assist of the season in the Capitals’ 5-2 win at the New Jersey Devils. Ovechkin’s goal was his 9th in the first five games this season. The … Continue reading

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Ovechkin Records Hat Trick in Season Opener

What a way to kick off the new year! Alex Ovechkin recorded his 18th regular season career hat trick in Washington’s season-opening 5-4 shootout win in Ottawa on Thursday. All three of Ovi’s goals were at even strength, where Ovechkin … Continue reading

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Images from the Podium: Photos from Today’s Media Luncheon

NoVa Caps photographer Joe Noyes was on hand to capture images from the Capitals annual media luncheon. With training camp over, the Capitals will open the season on Thursday night in Ottawa. 

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Capitals GM Brian MacLellan Shares His Thoughts on Start of 2017-18 Season

Brian MacLellan talked about a lot of things before the 2017-18 season officially kicks off tomorrow. The Caps’ first game is against the Ottawa Senators on the road, where the Capitals will play eight out of the first 12 games … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals’ Evening News Links: The Final Roster Decisions Go Down To The Wire

News and notes from the first official practice of the 2017-2018 season, update on final roster spots, a new part-owner for the Capitals, interview with Nicklas Backstrom, GM Brian MacLellan and the team meet with the media and plenty more … Continue reading

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Dmitry Orlov has been through bumps and bruises but is developing into No. 1 defenseman for the Capitals

In his 6-year career in Washington, Capitals defenseman Dmitry Orlov has had ups and downs. He progressed from a player who makes very noticeable mistakes on the ice to one of the most important pieces on the Capitals roster. With the … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Evening News: Jakub’s Ladder and a Resting Beagle

Photo: NHL Prep for preseason game #3, Friday’s camp scrimmage, preseason ponderings, Jakub Vrana will go with another top line, Dmitry Orlov preview, what prospects are shining dyer the first week of training camp and more in this evening’s Capitals … Continue reading

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