Tag Archives: Chris Laroche

Hershey Bears Pay Respects to Humboldt Broncos

Photo: JustSports Photography As reported earlier this week, the Washington Capitals and the New York Islanders’ AHL affiliate teams, the Hershey Bears and the Bridgeport Sound Tigers came together for a pre-game ceremony at tonight’s game in Chocolate Town. This ceremony … Continue reading

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From One Fan to Another: Interview with a Diehard Capitals Fan in Finland

Coming off a hard loss in Game 1 of round one of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs, a lot of Capitals fans are still licking their wounds this morning as they prepare themselves for Game 2 tomorrow night. One such … Continue reading

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The Capitals to Hold “ALLCAPS” Fan Appreciation Week

It’s that time of year again, Caps fans! The regular season has all but two games to be played and the playoffs are on the horizon. It’s been quite the season for the Washington Capitals, with highs and lows. This … Continue reading

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Contract Conversation: A Look at this Offseason’s Defensemen Entering Unrestricted Free Agency [Readers’ Poll]

As the 2017-18 regular season begins to wind down, Washington Capitals’ management is surely starting to look at the cap space they have and who they might be interested in re-signing, trading (if any), or signing in free agency. A … Continue reading

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The Home Stretch: A Look Past Philadelphia at the Final 10 Games of the Regular Season

Photo: Associated Press On Sunday night, the Washington Capitals will march into southern Philadelphia for one final clash with the Flyers before the conclusion of the regular season. While there is plenty to talk about going into Sunday’s game, such … Continue reading

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Trading Places: A Look at Who Went Where Before the Trade Deadline Closed

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Today is February 27, 2018 and the NHL’s Trade Deadline officially closed over 24 hours ago. It was a very busy few weeks leading up to this point for all 31 NHL clubs and last-minute trades were … Continue reading

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In a Groove: What’s Next for Philipp Grubauer?

Photo: Yahoo Sports The Capitals, at times this season, have struggled in games and many fans or analysts tend to point at one thing or another as the source of the problem. Goaltending has been a relatively stable position all … Continue reading

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Brett Connolly to the Second-Line! (Dilly Dilly?)

Photo: Getty Images Earlier today, the Capitals’ lines for tonight’s game against the Winnipeg Jets were announced. It came as a surprise to some that right wing Brett Connolly had been placed on the second-line rather than in the bottom-six, … Continue reading

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Contract Conversation: Eller to Stay in D.C.; So How Does His Contract Compare?

Exciting news broke late this morning that the Capitals’ own “Great Dane”, Lars Eller had come to terms on, and signed a contract extension that will keep him rocking the red for another five seasons for a handsome total of … Continue reading

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From Hartford to Hershey: A Closer Look at the New Bears in Town

Earlier today, news broke that the anticipated rebuilding “trade sale” of the New York Rangers had official begun. While they didn’t add any household names like Ryan McDonagh or Rick Nash, the Capitals have already come to terms with New … Continue reading

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