Tag Archives: Carolina Hurricanes

On The Road: Capitals at Carolina

Last year we (my husband and myself) went on our first Caps road trip to Nashville (you can read the review here) and had such a great time we decided we would cheer on the team in a different barn … Continue reading

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Retro Recap: Washington Capitals vs Carolina Hurricanes – November 6, 2008

Photo: Getty Images With the Caps having just finished back-to-back games against the Carolina Hurricanes and with the second of that set of games featuring a very late comeback win for the Caps, it brings back memories of another game … Continue reading

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Capitals Rally to Beat Canes, 4-3

Photo by Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 Friday night at PNC Arena in Raleigh. The teams would exchange power play goals in the first and second periods to make it 2-2 at … Continue reading

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Hurricanes Skirt Capitals, 3-1, Hand Washington First Home Loss Since November

The Washington Capitals fell to the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 Thursday night at Capital One Arena. After a sluggish start by both teams, Carolina would open the scoring in the second period with a shorthanded goal, but Lars Eller would tie … Continue reading

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The Hurricanes Storm Into Town on Thursday to Kick Off Home and Home Series with Capitals

Photo: NBC Sports Washington The Capitals and Hurricanes begin a home and home set with each other when Carolina visits Washington for the first time this season on Thursday night. Washington won the only meeting of the season between the … Continue reading

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The Capitals Don’t Let The Rust Affect Them

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images It’s rare that hockey teams in the NHL have several days off between games. Usually it’s only one or two days, maybe three, but anything longer than that is rare. For the Capitals, … Continue reading

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Capitals Hold Off Hurricanes, Prevail 5-4 in Overtime With Ovechkin Winner

Photo: Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals won in overtime against the Carolina Hurricanes by a 5-4 count in the first meeting of the season between the two. The Capitals were coming off of a 5-2 victory against the … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Tuesday’s Capitals Morning Skate: Updates on Matt Niskanen and Nicklas Backstrom

Photo: @Capitals The Capitals begin the 2018 calendar year with a road game in Carolina against Justin Williams and the Hurricanes. This marks the only game for the Capitals this week as they’ll get four days off before hosting the … Continue reading

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Capitals Cruise to Carolina

The Washington Capitals and Carolina Hurricanes clash for the first time this season on Tuesday night at PNC Arena in Raleigh. This is the first of three matches against the Canes to be played in the next two weeks. Washington … Continue reading

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A Look Ahead to January: What are the Capitals Up Against to Ring in 2018?

Photo: Nick Wass/AP The 2017 calendar year was an exciting time to be a Capitals fan. With the New Year now underway, NoVa Caps takes a look at the teams the Capitals will be facing to begin 2018. Who will … Continue reading

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