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Capitals Crack Columbus, 4-3 (OT); Van Riemsdyk Notches First Career Two-Goal Game; Kuznetsov Scores Winner

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals beat the Columbus Blue Jackets by a score of 4-3 in overtime at Nationwide Arena on Tuesday night in both teams’ final game before the NHL All-Star Break and their respective bye weeks.

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Trevor van Riemsdyk Sets New Career-High in Goals Against Columbus Blue Jackets

Screenshot: NBC Sports Washington Washington Capitals defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk set a new career-high in Goals on Tuesday night with two goals in the first 40 minutes of the team’s game against the Columbus Blue Jackets.

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“Wow, You Know My Name”: Blue Jackets’ Kirill Marchenko Gushes After Meeting Idol Alex Ovechkin

Bally Sports Columbus Since he entered the National Hockey League, Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin has become not only the inspiration to scores of young hockey players in the DMV, but in his native Russia. Ahead of the Caps’ Tuesday … Continue reading

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“I Haven’t Been This Nervous Before A Game I’ll Be Honest About That”: Nicklas Backstrom and Tom Wilson Share The Range of Emotions Felt in Return to the Lineup

John McCreary/NHLI via Getty Images The long-awaited return of Nicklas Backstrom and Tom Wilson to the Washington Capitals’ lineup was celebrated by the Capital One Arena crowd upon the two stars taking the ice for warmups ahead of their eventual … Continue reading

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A Look at Tom Wilson & Nicklas Backstrom’s Returns in Capitals’ 1-0 Win Over Blue Jackets

Photos: John McCreary/Scott Taetsch/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals earned a 1-0 shutout victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets Sunday evening at Capital One Arena. The win wasn’t pretty overall, but it felt better with the returns of right-wing … Continue reading

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All-Star Eight: Alex Ovechkin Passes Teemu Selanne in Points With Goal Against Blue Jackets

Ben Jackson/NHLI via Getty Images Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin scored a power play goal in the team’s 6-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on January 5. In doing so, he moved up yet another NHL record book.

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Capitals Clap Columbus, 6-2; Ovechkin Extends Goal-Scoring Streak To Four

Photo by Ben Jackson/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Columbus Blue Jackets by a score of 6-2 at Nationwide Arena on Thursday night to remain in a tie with the New York Rangers (who have a game … Continue reading

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2022-23 Metropolitan Division Preview

With the 2022-23 NHL season starting on Tuesday (for the Eastern Conference), NoVa Caps concludes their annual division previews. Today, we will preview the Metropolitan Division.

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Capitals Beat Blue Jackets, 4-3 (OT), In Preseason Finale

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals beat the Columbus Blue Jackets, 4-3 (OT), at Capital One Arena on Saturday to finish the preseason 4-1-1. Goaltender Darcy Kuemper played the whole game, making 36 saves.

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Capitals Prospect Notebook: Review Of Prospect Play In 4th Preseason Game

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals continued their 2022 preseason schedule Saturday night with a 2-1 loss to the Blue Jackets in Columbus. The Capitals started seven veteran forwards and three veteran defensemen, as the team continues to move closer to … Continue reading

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