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From Kolzig to Holtby: Looking at the Washington Capitals’ Goalie Carousel – Part 2

Photo: Elsa/Getty Images For many years, Olaf Kolzig manned the goal-crease in Washington, backstopping the Capitals to an appearance in the 1998 Stanley Cup Finals. However, in the mid-2000’s the Capitals invested in the future in net by drafting youngsters … Continue reading

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Capitals Alumni Profile: Dino Ciccarelli

Over their 44-year history, the Capitals have had a number of high profile names don the team sweater, and many of those had success with the team or became household names at other points in their NHL careers. Many of … Continue reading

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Retro Rebuild: A Review Of The Ovechkin-Era Rebuild; Gabby, Guns and Groins

Photos: NHL via Getty Images In 2002-03, the Washington Capitals finished second to the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Southeast Division and would ultimately lose to Tampa Bay in the first round of the post season. The expectation for the … Continue reading

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Capitals Off-Ice Weekly Update – Oct 12-18, 2018

While the Washington Capitals have been busy on the ice this week, with their weekend game against the Toronto Maple Leafs and their Wednesday night game against the New York Rangers, they have been busy off the ice, as well. … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Weekend Off-Ice Update — Oct 6-8, 2018: Puppies and Farms

Photos: Capitals With no games taking place from Thursday October 4 through Wednesday October 10, and the long Columbus Day weekend, the Capitals players have been involved with a number of family activities during their time off. Here is the … Continue reading

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Capitals Milestones Achieved on Opening Day 2018-19

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images Wednesday was Opening Day of the 2018-2019 season for the Washington Capitals.  It was most notable for the Pre-game ceremonies, including player and staff introductions, display of the Stanley Cup, and the raising of the … Continue reading

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Retro Recap: Washington Capitals vs Boston Bruins – October 1, 2009

Elsa/Getty Images With the Washington Capitals playing the Boston Bruins in their inaugural game of the 2019-20 season on October 3, 2018, it almost coincides with another Opening Night contest between the two teams in 2009.  While the opener in … Continue reading

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Capitals Alumni Profile: Dmitri Khristich

Getty Images All Capitals fans are aware of the goal-scoring exploits of Alexander Ovechkin who is the most recent and current player to don No. 8 on his sweater for the team. A generation ago, the Caps had another goal-scoring … Continue reading

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Saturday Was Family Skate Day For the Carlsons and Oshies at Medstar Capital Iceplex

Saturday was a day off for the Washington Capitals, and a perfect time for a family skate at the Medstar Capital Iceplex, as John Carlson and T.J. Oshie took their families for a twirl. Here are just a few images … Continue reading

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Howard “H.T.” Lenz’ Day With the Stanley Cup

Photos: @htlenz11 Howard “H.T.” Lenz, III, the Manager of Analytics for the Washington Capitals, had his day with the Stanley Cup on the evening of September 21.  He has been in that position since the beginning of the 2017-18 season, having … Continue reading

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