Tag Archives: Craig Laughlin

Downtown Dowd — Ilya Samsonov Earns First NHL Point On Nic Dowd’s Long-Distance Empty Net Goal

In addition to winning his fourth game of the season and his second against the Philadelphia, Capitals’ goalie Ilya Samsonov earned his first career NHL Point against the Flyers on Thursday night. He provided the primary assist on Nic Dowd’s … Continue reading

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Historic Clinching: Retro Recap – Washington Capitals at Calgary Flames – February 24, 1983

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images In February 1983, the Washington Capitals embarked on a road trip in Canada with stops in Edmonton, Calgary, and Montreal. One of their goals on this road trip was to clinch a berth in the Stanley Cup … Continue reading

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10-Game Power Streak: A Look Back on the Washington Capitals’ 10-Game Win Streak of 1983-84

Getty Images The 1983-84 season for the Washington Capitals could simply be described as a roller coaster ride. It began with a seven-game losing streak that was followed by a five-game winning streak. On January 11, they finally climbed over … Continue reading

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Jakub Vrana Speaks About His Mother, Jana Vranova, And Her Fight With Cancer

Photo: NHL via Getty Images As part of the NHL’s Hockey Fights Cancer initiative, which annually takes place in during the month of November, the Capitals and the NHL are profiling players in the game who have been impacted by … Continue reading

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Mike Gartner and Larry Murphy Join Mike Vogel and Craig Laughlin On #CapsSocial Tuesday Night

After an excellent premiere last week, which featured Karl Alzner, Joel Ward, Eric Fehr, Tom Wilson, Jason Chimera and John Carlson, this week’s #CapsSocial will bring you a Hall-Of-Fame edition on Tuesday night, featuring Mike Gartner and Larry Murphy.

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Voices of D.C. Sports: Local Broadcasters Help to Feed the City Through New Initiative

Photo: @WaltonCaps The Coronavirus pandemic forced all professional sports leagues to be put on hold or suspend their respective seasons. In the DMV, local sports broadcasters are coming together through the initiative, Voices of D.C. Sports: Helping to Feed the … Continue reading

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Hold It Here!! Craig Laughlin To Release “Locker 18” Collaboration Beer With Aslin Beer Company On February 2nd

Photo: aslinbeerco via Instagram Washington Capitals TV color analyst, Craig “Locker” Laughlin will be debuting “Locker 18”, a limited edition beer in collaboration with Aslin Beer Company. The release is set for Sunday, February 2 at noon. Fans are encouraged … Continue reading

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Capitals Head To Long Island Before Bye-Week And All-Star Break: Friday Practice News

The Capitals were right back to work this morning at MedStar Capitals Iceplex following their 5-2 win over the Devils last night at Cap One. Following today’s practice the team will depart for Long Island in advance of their Saturday … Continue reading

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‘Scarlet Caps’ Hold 2020 Hockey N’ Heels Event (Photos)

After an eventful Tuesday morning which saw the Capitals officially announce the re-signing of their star centerman Nicklas Backstrom to five more years in Washington, Tuesday night saw the return of the Scarlet Caps’ annual Hockey N’ Heels event at … Continue reading

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Capitals Players & Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic Host “Wish Upon A Par” Event (PHOTOS)

On Sunday, Washington Capitals fans had the exclusive opportunity to attend the “Wish Upon A Par” event, hosted by Brooks and Erin Orpik, Tom Wilson, and Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic. NoVa Caps’ photojournalist Joe Noyes was on hand capturing the action this … Continue reading

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