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The Capitals are Getting Healthier and the Competition is Heating Back Up

The Washington Capitals are back healthy. Defenseman Matt Niskanen played his first game in last night’s 6-3 loss at the hands of the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena. Forward Tyler Graovac is down in the American Hockey League with the Hershey … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Wednesday’s Capitals Practice in Colorado: New Member on the Second Power Play

Photos: @Capitals After a tough loss in Nashville, the Capitals flew to Denver, Colorado and hit the ice at the Pepsi Center. Washington looks to put last night behind them and shift their focus to Thursday night’s road game against the … Continue reading

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Christian Djoos Injury Update

The Capitals announced that defenseman Christian Djoos is day-to-day after being re-evaluated Wednesday afternoon. Djoos left Tuesday night’s game against the Nashville Predators in the second period with an upper-body injury. He didn’t practice on Thursday and Head Coach Barry … Continue reading

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For The Capitals, It’s All About Survival Right Now

Photo: USA Today It’s no secret that the Washington Capitals are off to a rough start to the season, going 6-6-1 in their first 13 games. Not exactly terrible, but not the start the Capitals are used to having, compared … Continue reading

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October Observations: Can the Capitals Rebound from their 5-6-1 Start?

How can the Capitals recover in November after a slow start in October? Continue reading

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Game Preview: Capitals @ Canucks

Can the Washington Capitals get back on the winning track as they travel to Western Canada? Continue reading

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Panthers Down Capitals 4-1

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Florida Panthers 4-1 on Saturday night at Capital One Arena. The loss dropped the Capitals record to 4-4-1 for the season. The Capitals are now off until … Continue reading

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Capitals Fan Club Hosts First Meeting of the 2017-18 Season

The Washington Capitals Fan Club held their first meeting of the 2017-18 season tonight prior to the team’s contest against the Florida Panthers. Special guests Joe Beninati and Crain Laughlin, play-by-play and color commentator, respectively, for NBC Sports Washington. They … Continue reading

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Why the Capitals’ Current Defensive Predicament Will Be A True Test of Their Season

NBC Sports Washington While it was widely expected that the Capitals’ defensive corps would face some challenges in the 2017-18 season after the losses of multiple key defensemen this past offseason, the situation the unit is currently facing is somewhat … Continue reading

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After a 2-Game Losing Skid, How Can the Capitals Adjust Their Game and Get Back on the Winning Track?

How can the Washington Capitals get back on the winning track after a bad week? Continue reading

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