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NHL Postseason Inconsistencies: The Performance of the On-Ice Officials Is An Eyesore to the League

The NHL’s postseason officiating has been poor and changes must be made. Continue reading

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Top 10 Capitals Rivalries

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images As it appears that the Carolina Hurricanes have been included among the top rivals of the Washington Capitals after beating the reigning Stanley Cup Champions in seven games in the First Round of the 2019 Stanley … Continue reading

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Who Now, If At All? A Rooting Case For and Against The Remaining Teams in the Stanley Cup Playoffs

Photo: Steve Babineau/NHL via Getty Images With the Washington Capitals eliminated from the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs, their fan base has a decision to make: Should they “forget” about hockey until the Draft, or should they choose to root for … Continue reading

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Tampa Bay Lightning, Pittsburgh Penguins Swept In First Round; Islanders Get Winner of Capitals-Hurricanes Series in Round 2

Photo by Justin Berl/Getty Images The New York Islanders beat the Pittsburgh Penguins by a score of 3-1 at PPG Paints Arena to finish their four-game sweep on Tuesday night. Earlier in the evening, the Columbus Blue Jackets pulled off … Continue reading

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Playoff Drama: Early Storylines Through the First Couple of Playoff Games

After two games of each playoff series, the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs are looking a bit unpredictable. Continue reading

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2019 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs Primer

The 2019 NHL Playoffs begin on April 10. Continue reading

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Capitals’ First Round Opponent Scenarios

Photo: Gregg Forwerck/Getty Images The Washington Capitals know that they will finish first in the Metropolitan Division for a fourth consecutive season but do not know who their first opponent will be to begin their quest for a repeat as … Continue reading

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Who Is the Caps’ Ideal First Round Opponent? [Readers Poll]

Photo: @Capitals With three games remaining in their season, the Caps are gearing up for the playoffs and it’s time to analyze who they might play in the first round. The Caps look likely to win the Metropolitan Division for … Continue reading

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The Metropolitan Division Contenders’ Weekly Recap — Week of March 24-30

Photo by Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images With the end of the 2018-19 NHL regular season approaching, NoVa Caps has been examining the performance of the teams in contention for playoff position in the Metropolitan Division. At the present time, … Continue reading

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A Look At The Eastern Conference Playoff Picture

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images With the final week of the NHL’s regular season looming, it is time to take a look at the teams who are in a position to make a serious push towards the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Three … Continue reading

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