Tag Archives: COVID-19

The Mad Scramble To Find Ice Time For Capitals Prospects Continues

Photo: @Capitals The COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect developmental hockey league operations throughout North America. In the last week the AHL, OHL and WHL have formally announced lengthy delays to the start of the 2020-21 seasons, with those dates potentially … Continue reading

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NHL Releases Latest ‘Inside The Bubble’ Video Detailing COVID-19 Testing Protocols Required For All Bubble Inhabitants

On Thursday the NHL released the latest video in their ‘Inside The Bubble’ series. In the video, St. Louis Blues forward Robert Thomas demonstrates the COVID-19 testing protocol that every player must go through each and every day in order … Continue reading

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Bubble Views From A Capitals Fan in Toronto

Photos: @capswmn If you’re a regular reader of NoVa Caps then you’re well aware we love to provide a platform for our readers to share their experiences, voice opinions and provide first-hand accounts of the Washington Capitals and the Capitals … Continue reading

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Brenden Dillon and MSE Foundation Donate 10,000 Face Masks Across MedStar Health, DC Central Kitchen and Martha’s Table

ARLINGTON, Va. – Washington Capitals defenseman Brenden Dillon and Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation have teamed up to donate 10,000 3-ply Level 2 medical face masks to the following non-profit organizations: MedStar Health, DC Central Kitchen (DCCK) and Martha’s Table … Continue reading

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The NHL Has Conducted 1,500 Tests Per Day In Each Hub City With No Positive Test Results

Photo: @Capitals The NHL has conducted roughly 1,500 tests per day in each of the Hub Cities since Sunday. The tests have been processed in 24 hours or less and as of today, there have been no positive test results … Continue reading

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American Hockey League Announces Revised Start Date

(SPRINGFIELD, Mass) American Hockey League President and CEO Scott Howson has announced a revised start date for the 2020-21 AHL season, as approved by the league’s Board of Governors during its 2020 Annual Meeting held today via conference call.

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Capitals Martin Fehervary Details Life Inside “The Bubble“

Photo: TASR, (MF), JANO KOLLER So far, so good. So far this week the Capitals have successfully traveled to Canada, entered the bubble in Toronto and won their lone exhibition game. The team would appear to be acclimating to bubble … Continue reading

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No NHL Players Have Tested Positive For COVID-19 In Past Week

Photo: Sportsnet While the MLB has had COVID-19 problems since its 2020 season started last week, the NHL announced on Monday afternoon that no players have tested positive for the virus in the past week. 4256 tests were given among … Continue reading

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Blackhawks’ Corey Crawford Confirms Positive COVID-19 Test

Photo: NBCS Chicago Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford confirmed that he missed the first two weeks of the team’s training camp due to a positive COVID-19 test. He quarantined in Chicago but joined his team for the first time on … Continue reading

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Brian Pinho Scores Goal and an Assist, Leads Team Red Over Team Blue, 2-1 in Capitals Third Scrimmage

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals held their third intrasquad scrimmage of the 2020 summer training camp at MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Friday. Team Blue, consisting of mostly Capitals veterans and starters, faced Team Red, which consisted mostly of players looking … Continue reading

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