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News and Notes from Tuesday’s Capitals Practice: After Struggles Continue, Any Line Changes?

After a brilliant performance on Saturday night, the Capitals hoped to continue their home ice November dominance last night. After Lars Eller scored the game’s first goal just 1:02 in, it looked like the Caps picked up where they left … Continue reading

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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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News and Notes from Capitals’ Saturday Morning Skate at Kettler: Vrana Back In

After dropping two tough contests on the road, the Capitals come home for a big four-game Thanksgiving week homestead. Washington looks to turn things around beginning tonight as they host the Minnesota Wild at 7:30 p.m. Prior to the game … Continue reading

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Notes from Capitals’ Sunday Morning Skate: Let’s Keep on Rollin’

Photo: @Capitals The Capitals welcome Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers tonight at Capital One Arena. Prior to tonight’s big Sunday night tilt, the Caps held a morning skate at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. 

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Notes from Capitals’ Thursday Morning Practice: Nisky Business!

After a day off on Wednesday, the Capitals returned to work on Thursday to prepare for Friday night’s big home game against the Pittsburgh Penguins. This practice saw the return of three key guys, as each look to make a … Continue reading

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Notes from Capitals Morning Skate: Bring on the Isles

The Capitals look to turn around their poor home start beginning tonight as they host the Jason Chimera and the Islanders. Some interesting things happened today at the morning skate, with a familiar face from Hershey skating with the team. … Continue reading

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Notes from Capitals’ Optional Skate at Kettler

After a thrilling come-from-behind win in Detroit last night, the Capitals held an optional morning skate ahead of their second game of a back-to-back. For the second week in a row, the Capitals take part in a Friday-Saturday back-to-back affair, … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky Makes his Return

The final Swede on the Capitals’ roster joined the team Wednesday morning at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. Andre Burakovsky enters his fourth season in the league and is determined to make a mark and step up as a leader. All but … Continue reading

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Tom Wilson, Nicklas Backstrom, and T.J. Oshie have Returned to Kettler

Over the last few weeks, Capitals players have been returning to the D.C. area and attending informal skates at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. The practices are being led by Capitals’ strength and conditioning coach Mark Nemish. Player attendance has grown week-by-week … Continue reading

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Connor Hobbs Joins the Capitals at Kettler, Hopes to Make Opening Night Roster

Last week, a handful of Capitals players started working out on the Kettler ice for unofficial practices, with more arriving this week. Most of the “big-name” players like Alex Ovechkin, Evgeny Kuznetsov, and Braden Holtby, have already reported to Kettler, … Continue reading

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