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John Carlson on Capitals’ Overall Power-Play: “I Think That’s Hurt Us A Lot This Year”

On Monday, Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson spoke to the media following today’s practice. He discussed his thoughts and feelings on the team’s recent frustrating play.

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Nicklas Backstrom on Capitals’ Struggles: “I Feel Like We’re Just Putting Ourselves In Bad Spots…We’re Not Creating As Much As We Should”

Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom spoke to the media following Sunday’s 4-1 loss to the Ottawa Senators at Capital One Arena. He discussed the team’s frustrating struggles, which include allowing shorthanded goals and the crumbling power-play.

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Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin: “Most Important Thing—It Doesn’t Matter How—You Just Have To Get Two Points”

On Saturday, Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin spoke to the media following today’s practice. He discussed head coach Peter Laviolette, who is one win away from 700 career wins in the NHL and the team getting back into more consistent … Continue reading

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Herndon, Virginia-Native Joe Snively Records Three Points in Capitals’ 5-2 Win Over Canadiens

Photo: Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images It was a much-needed win for the Washington Capitals Thursday night at Bell Center, beating the Montreal Canadiens in a 5-2 contest. For Capitals left-wing and Herndon, Virginia-native Joe Snively, it was a night to remember … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Carl Hagelin: “It’s Not Like We’re Making A Ton Of Mistakes, But The Ones We’re Making End Up Costing Us”

On Thursday, Washington Capitals left-wing Carl Hagelin spoke to the media following morning skate ahead of their tilt against the Montreal Canadiens at Bell Center (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington). He discussed the team’s execution in games recently and … Continue reading

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Capitals Place Dennis Cholowski on Waivers; Re-Assign Brett Leason to AHL

Photo: NHL.com On Tuesday, the Washington Capitals placed defenseman Dennis Cholowski on waivers, according to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman. The Capitals also re-assigned forward Brett Leason to the AHL’s Hershey Bears.

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Head Coach Peter Laviolette Says Capitals Goaltender Situation is “Up In The Air” For Tuesday’s Game Against Columbus

Screencap: @Capitals On Monday, Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette spoke to the media following today’s practice. He provided updates on players and mentioned there is a different mentality coming out of the All-Star break with the push for the … Continue reading

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A Great Eight Tribute: Wild’s Kirill Kaprizov Wears Alex Ovechkin Jersey During Breakaway Challenge

Screencap: @aidan_morgan99 Friday’s “Breakaway Challenge” during the 2022 NHL SuperSkills Competition at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas became quite interesting, especially for Washington Capitals fans. Minnesota Wild left wing Kirill Kaprizov did a tribute to Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin.

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Capitals’ Tom Wilson on First All-Star Appearance: “It’s An Experience That When I Got Offered The Opportunity, I Was Very Honored And Privileged”

Photo: @CapitalsPR On Friday, Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson spoke to the media prior to the starting events of the 2022 NHL All-Star Weekend in Las Vegas. He discussed the overall excitement of his first All-Star appearance.

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Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Tests Positive for COVID-19; Will Be Unavailable For Wednesday’s Game, NHL All-Star Weekend

The Washington Capitals announced Wednesday afternoon that captain Alex Ovechkin is unavailable tonight versus the Edmonton Oilers due to the NHL COVID-19 protocol. Based on a positive test result, Ovechkin will not participate in the 2022 NHL All-Star Game in Las … Continue reading

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