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Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Will Be Game Time Decision vs. Devils, Played Through Lower-Body Injury On Thursday

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette told the media on Friday that captain Alex Ovechkin will be a game-time decision on Saturday against the New Jersey Devils (1 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington locally, NHL Network … Continue reading

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Via Interpreter, Capitals’ Ilya Samsonov Describes “Challenging” COVID-19 Battle, Had Trouble Breathing And Walking

Washington Capitals goaltender Ilya Samsonov returned to practice on Monday after testing positive for COVID-19 on January 19. After 20 days in quarantine and listed on NHL COVID-19 protocol, Samsonov, via an interpreter during today’s media availability, described battling the … Continue reading

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Images from Capitals Practice — Saturday, February 6

The Washington Capitals held practice on Saturday morning prior to a Super Bowl Sunday matinee game as they host the Philadelphia Flyers (12 PM ET on NBC) at Capital One Arena. NoVa Caps’ photojournalist Joe Noyes was on hand today … Continue reading

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TJ Oshie And Jakub Vrána Take Maintenance Days, Lars Eller Returns To Full Contact Practice: News From Capitals Practice

The Washington Capitals were back to work Saturday morning following a day off on Friday. They will next host a two-game set with the Philadelphia Flyers that begins on Sunday with the Capitals traditional pre-Super Bowl game. Puck drop is set … Continue reading

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T.J. Oshie Mic’d Up At Capitals’ Practice Is What We’ve Been Missing

On the Washington Capitals‘ first day off during phase three of the NHL’s return-to-play plan, the team released a video of forward T.J. Oshie mic’d up during practice earlier this week. You can watch the video below:

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Capitals Release Schedule For First Week Of Training Camp

The Washington Capitals will begin Phase 3 of the NHL’s Return to Play Plan and resume the 2019-20 season, presented by Capital One, on Monday, July 13, with the start of training camp at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. All Capitals practices … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Joins Capitals For Phase Two

Captain Alex Ovechkin joined his Washington Capitals teammates at MedStar Capitals Iceplex for Phase Two of the NHL’s Return to Play plan, small informal skates, on Saturday. He flew up from his offseason home in Miami, Florida earlier this week.

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What To Expect At MedStar Capitals Iceplex Next Week When Phase 2 Begins for the Capitals

Phase 2 of the NHL’s ‘return to play’ plan officially begins on Monday. Clubs will be permitted to reopen their training facilities in their home city to allow players to participate in individualized training activities (off-ice and on-ice). Players will … Continue reading

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Images From Wednesday’s Capitals’ Practice at MedStar Capitals Iceplex

The Capitals returned to work at MedStar Capitals Iceplex Wednesday morning to begin preparations for the Detroit Red Wings. You can find all of the news from Wednesday in our daily Capitals report here.

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Capitals Stick With Same Lineup After Dominant Win In Pittsburgh: Sunday’s Practice Notebook

Photo: @SamanthaJPell The Washington Capitals stook their same lineup during practice at KeyBank Rink in Buffalo on Sunday after their dominant 5-2 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday afternoon, meaning that Radko Gudas remained the extra defenseman. The team … Continue reading

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