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Snow Place Like Home: Capitals Players Enjoy Monday’s Winter Weather

Photo: @Capitals The season’s first winter storm blasted the DMV Monday morning, blanketing yards and cars in snow and causing chaos on the roads with slushy mix and ice. The Washington Capitals have the day off and for some players, … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Sprong, Vanecek, Schultz, Jensen, Cholowski Activated Off Of COVID-19 Protocol

According to Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette, right-wing Daniel Sprong, defenseman Nick Jensen, goaltender Vitek Vanecek, defenseman Justin Schultz, and defenseman Dennis Cholowski were all activated off of the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol and some of them will be available for … Continue reading

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Fehervary, Jensen Among Six Capitals Placed In COVID-19 Protocol

The Washington Capitals announced prior to their first practice since the NHL paused the 2021-22 season that defensemen Nick Jensen (has spent four days in it), Martin Fehervary (three), Dennis Cholowski (three), and goaltender Vitek Vanecek (three) were placed in … Continue reading

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Capitals Defense: Reviewing Blueline Player Performance Through The First 30 Games

The Washington Capitals have now played 30 of their 82-game regular season schedule. So with more than 35% of the season now complete, it’s a good time to catch-up on how the Capitals’ blueliners have been performing through the first … Continue reading

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The Blueline Pipeline: Assessing The Capitals Organizational Depth On Defense

It’s beneficial to regularly conduct a “big picture” review of an organization’s depth by position in order to attain perspective and insight regarding the status of certain attributes of the organization. The periodic review is also essential in identifying future … Continue reading

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Vitek Vanecek To Start; Capitals To Roll With Same Lineup vs. Lightning

Head coach Peter Laviolette announced prior to the Washington Capitals’ game against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington) that Vitek Vanecek will start a second straight game in net after making 23 saves in … Continue reading

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Anthony Mantha, Nick Jensen Speak About Newest Capitals’ Defenseman And Former Red Wings Teammate Dennis Cholowski

Photo: Detroit Free Press The Capitals snagged 6’-2” defenseman Dennis Cholowski off the waiver wire on Thursday. He is scheduled to arrive in Northern Virginia later today and will likely participate in the team’s morning skate on Saturday.

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Dennis Cholowski Will Arrive Later On Friday; Capitals Undecided About Starting Goaltender vs. Defending Champs

Left-handed defenseman Dennis Cholowski, whom the Washington Capitals claimed off of waivers from the Seattle Kraken on Thursday, will arrive in Washington later on Friday, according to head coach Peter Laviolette. The 23-year-old will participate in Saturday’s morning skate prior … Continue reading

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Capitals Claim Defenseman Dennis Cholowski Off Waivers, Re-assign Beck Malenstyn To Hershey

The Washington Capitals have claimed left-handed defenseman Dennis Cholowski off of waivers. Cholowski was placed on waivers by the Seattle Kraken on Wednesday. The Capitals also re-assigned Beck Malenstyn to AHL Hershey in order to make room for Cholowski on … Continue reading

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Hockey Tough: Former Capitals Defenseman Matt Niskanen Gets Hit in the Face By a Shot, Returns to Game Action

Photo: Philadelphia Flyers For five seasons, defenseman Matt Niskanen patrolled the Washington Capitals’ blueline, and was a key component of the Caps’ 2018 Stanley Cup victory. Signed as a free agent in the summer of 2014, Niskanen was dealt to … Continue reading

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