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Construction Begins On Roller Rink in Fredericksburg, Virginia; Part of Capitals’ Legacy Project Initiative

Photo: Fredericksburg Hockey Last year, NoVa Caps shared news of a planned roller hockey rink to be built in Fredericksburg, Virginia that would be funded partly by the Capitals as part of their Legacy Project, which focuses on growing the … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Pending Free Agent Defenseman Brooks Orpik Helps Fans Tidy Fort DuPont Ice Arena

Photo: Monumental Sports and Entertainment After conducting their exit interviews following their first round playoff exit in April, many of the Capitals’ players and staff have returned home or are enjoying vacation away from the hustle and bustle of the … Continue reading

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Can’t Keep A Hockey Kid Down: Boy With Cerebral Palsy Lives His Dream to Play Hockey With Support Of His Family, Community, and Some Inspiration From the Capitals

Photos: Meghann Roper What makes hockey such a unique and special sport is that it can be played by everyone and it’s family atmosphere makes it appealing to people all over the United States, Canada, and other parts of the … Continue reading

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Craig Laughlin and Family Announce Founding of The Laughlin Family Foundation, Dedicated to Research and Advancement of Rare Cancers

Photo: NHL Shortly before the Capitals won the franchise’s first-ever Stanley Cup, Capitals Television color analyst and former player Craig Laughlin and his family were hit with the news that Craig’s wife of 37 years, Linda, had been diagnosed with … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals To Open Roller Hockey Rink In Fredericksburg, Virginia in 2019

Photo: Free Lance Star The Washington Capitals, their players, coaches, and other members of the organization have always been known off the ice for their exceptional work in the communities surrounding D.C.. The team has worked with dozens of cities … Continue reading

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Town in Loudoun County Closing in on Changing its Name to “Capitalsville”

Photo: The Eisen Group One town in Northern Virginia is now looking to change its name to celebrate the Washington Capitals run to the Stanley Cup Finals. Lovettsville, a population of around 2,000, located in Loudoun County, Virginia, is looking to … Continue reading

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Caps Casino Night Auction Winners Have Fun Experiences with Players

Photo: @msefoundation Last month, Capitals players and fans “went all in” for a fun night of games all in the name of charity. Caps Casino Night is an annual hit that allowed fans to mingle with their favorite players, play games … Continue reading

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Capitals Grant the Wish of 14-Year Old William Cody

The Capitals continued to make a positive impact on the community during Saturday’s practice as the team welcomed 14-year old William Cody as part of the Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic program. Cody is a native of New Jersey that was diagnosed with … Continue reading

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Capitals Players to Host Second Annual Wish Upon a Par at Top Golf in Loudoun County

For the second consecutive year, Capitals players along with their significant others will head to Top Golf in Ashburn to host “Wish Upon a Par” on Wednesday Feb. 7 to benefit Make-a-Wish Mid-Atlantic. Fans that attend will have the opportunity … Continue reading

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Brooks Orpik Surprises Youth Hockey Team, Donates Equipment

Photo: @SherreeBurruss One year ago, the Tucker Road Ducks youth hockey team lost their home rink due to a fire. Since the fire, the team, based in Prince George’s County, Maryland has received an outpouring of support, not only from … Continue reading

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