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Tale of the Tape for the Week Ending March 25, 2017

Patrick Smith/Getty Images A few days ago, NoVa Caps took a look at the remaining schedule of the Metropolitan Division’s top three teams (the Capitals, Columbus Blue Jackets, and Pittsburgh Penguins) and the quality of their opponents. This article looks … Continue reading

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Capitals Get Home Shootout Win for First Time this Season

Photo: Nick Wass/AP The shootout round has been relatively unkind to the Capitals this season. Tonight the Caps played a playoff-like contest and got a huge win to stay atop of the Metropolitan Division and the league. They needed overtime … Continue reading

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Capitals Beat Jackets 2-1 (SO)

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 2-1 (SO) Thursday night at Verizon Center. The win raised the Capitals record to 48-17-8 (104 points). The Capitals next host the Arizona Coyotes Saturday night at Verizon Center. Puck drop … Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Caps Prep for President’s Trophy Battle at the Phone Booth

Photo: @TarikCSN Tonight is another exciting Thursday night battle at Verizon Center. Tonight the reigning Metropolitan Division champions host the young, up-and-coming Blue Jackets, who have had an amazing season, and shattered pundit’s expectations. Here’s what went down at Kettler today. … Continue reading

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Game Preview: Blue Jackets @ Capitals

The Capitals look to extend their winning streak when they face off against the Columbus Blue Jackets Thursday night at Verizon Center. Puck drop is at 7 PM ET on CSN and the NHL Network. A preview of this game, … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Division Rivals and their Upcoming Schedules

Nick Wass/Associated Press The Washington Capitals have had a relatively easy time this season when it comes to holding on to their spot at the top of the Metropolitan Division, being one of the NHL’s best teams throughout the 2016-17 … Continue reading

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These Jackets are Tailor-Made for a Long Playoff Run: A Look At the Columbus Blue Jackets

Nick Wass/Associated Press To hell with the bye week blues. If NHL teams are supposed to incur a post bye week letdown, someone forgot to tell the Columbus Blue Jackets. This is the fourth article on potential postseason opponents of the … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Division Report Card: How Are Things Looking at the Half-Way Point?

2017 has just begun and the NHL is in high gear halfway through the 2016-17 season.  The Metropolitan Division is currently flexing its muscle around the league.  If the NHL Playoffs were held right now, 5 Metropolitan Division teams would … Continue reading

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Capitals End Blue Jackets Streak, Win 5-0

The Washington Capitals beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-0 Thursday night at Verizon Center. The win raised the Capitals record to 24-9-5, and ended the Blue Jackets win streak at 16 games, one shy of the NHL record. The Caps next … Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Silencing the Cannons

The Capitals held an optional skate on Thursday morning. The Caps host the vaunted Columbus Blue Jackets tonight at Verizon Center. The Jackets will be looking for their 17th consecutive win, which would tie the NHL record. A complete game … Continue reading

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