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Oh No Captain, My Captain: Alex Ovechkin Leaves Game Against Toronto Maple Leafs With Upper-Body Injury

With the 2021-22 NHL regular season nearing an end, the Washington Capitals will soon be looking forward to the 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs. However, the collective beats of the Capital One Arena faithful skipped a beat in the third period … Continue reading

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Apples For N1Ky: Nicklas Backstrom Scores On Night He Is Honored For Reaching 1,000 Points

On the night the Washington Capitals honored alternate captain and franchise cornerstone Nicklas Backstrom for reaching 1,000 career points, the team’s 2006 first-round pick scored, resulting in one of the most memorable nights at Capital One Arena.

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MSE Announces Capital One Arena Will Require Spectators To Have At Least One Dose Of COVID-19 Vaccine

Photo: MSE MSE continues to monitor the latest regarding the COVID-19 virus and variants and remains in close contact with local and federal health officials. Fans are encouraged to visit monumentalsports.com and follow MSE on social media for any updated … Continue reading

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Monumental Sports Reinstates Mask Mandate At Capital One Arena

Monumental Sports and Entertainment announced on Monday that Capital One Arena will reinstate their mask mandate just under a month after removing it.

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Capitals Announce COVID-19 Protocols At Capital One Arena Prior To Sunday’s Preseason Opener

Photo: SBC Americas Prior to their exhibition opener against the Boston Bruins at Capital One Arena on Sunday (5 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington locally, NHL Network nationally), the Washington Capitals sent an email to season ticket holders regarding COVID-19 … Continue reading

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Sportsbook Officially Opens Inside Capital One Arena

Screencap: Darren Rovell The box office at Capital One Arena was originally transformed into a sportsbook at the end of last July. The temporary facility was implemented to provide a temporary sportsbook until construction on a permanent facility inside Capital One … Continue reading

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Washington D.C. Grants Waiver For Increase Of Maximum Capacity At Capital One Arena To 25% Starting May 14

Photo: Washington City Paper D.C. Mayor Muriel Bower, D.C. Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency and D.C. Health granted approval to increase arena capacity from 10% percent (2,100) to 25% capacity, allowing approximately 5,000 fans at games – increasing to … Continue reading

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Report: D.C. Looking to Raise Attendance to Full Capacity at Sports Venues by June 11

Photo: NHL.com During Monday’s situational update, Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that on May 21, restrictions on public and commercial activity, including capacity limits, types of activities, and time restrictions, will be lifted. This excludes bars, nightclubs, and large sports … Continue reading

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Fans Return to Capital One Arena For Tuesday’s Game Against Islanders; Capitals Recognize Frontline Workers

Photos: @Capitals It’s been thirteen months — 418 days specifically — since Washington Capitals fans were in Capital One Arena cheering on the boys. On Tuesday, it was Fans Opening Night as the arena was filled at 10% capacity (2,100 … Continue reading

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Capitals to Host Fans Opening Night in Partnership with MedStar Health on Tuesday, April 27

Graphic: Capitals The Washington Capitals will celebrate the return of fans to Capital One Arena for the remainder of the 2020-21 season with Fans Opening Night in partnership with MedStar Health on Tuesday, April 27 at 7 PM when the … Continue reading

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