Tag Archives: Diane Doyle

Washington Capitals and Tampa Bay Lightning – A Cautionary Tale

Getty Images The Capitals currently lead the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-0 in the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs, having won the first two games of the series on the road.  This series is reminiscent of the … Continue reading

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Ghosts of Playoffs Past: A Comprehensive Look at the Playoff History between the Capitals and Lightning

Photo by Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images After beating the Pittsburgh Penguins in Round 2 of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Capitals have advanced to the Eastern Conference Final and will play the Tampa Bay Lightning, who advanced to … Continue reading

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Star Power: A Look at the Columbus Blue Jackets’ Best Players

Photo: TNS With the Capitals set to begin their first-round playoff series against the Columbus Blue Jackets tonight, NoVa Caps’ Diane Doyle is looking at the best players on the opposing roster.

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Washington Capitals – Fourth Quarter Recap 2017-2018

Photo: NHL/Getty Images With the Washington Capitals having finished the 2017-2018 regular season, it is time to do a fourth quarter assessment of the team.  They ended with a 49-26-7 record and clinched the Metropolitan Division title and closed out … Continue reading

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Capitals Alumni Profile: Mike Ridley

Photo: NHL Over the years, the Capitals have had a number of offensive weapons in their arsenal to employ against the opposition’s defense. One such player was longtime forward Mike Ridley. In NoVa Caps’ latest Capitals Alumni Profile, Diane Doyle … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Report – March

This is the sixth installment of NoVa Caps’ Washington Capitals’ monthly prospect report for the 2017-2018 season. The report is a compendium of stats, news and analysis for each of the Capitals’ prospects for the month of March.  You can … Continue reading

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Capitals Prospect Axel Jonsson-Fjällby Scores Two Goals in Playoff Win For Djurgården

On March 24, recent Capitals draft pick Axel Jonsson-Fjallby’s team, Djurgården, played Game 4 of its Swedish Hockey League playoff series against Linköping in Linköping.  Two days earlier (March 22), Jonsson-Fjallby scored the game-winning goal against Linköping in Game 3 in … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Goalie Prospect Ilya Samsonov Wins Last Game of Regular Season for Metallurg Magnitogorsk

Photo: KHL Metallurg Magnitogorsk played Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk at home in their last regular season game for the 2017-18 KHL season on Thursday night.  This game would be a battle between two teams very close in the standings and would determine … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Report – February

This is the fifth installment of NoVa Caps’ Washington Capitals’ monthly prospect report for the 2017-2018 season. The report is a compendium of stats, notes and news for each of the Capitals’ prospects for the month of February. You can … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Alumni Profile: Dave Christian

Photo: Monumental Network Over the years, the Capitals’ roster has featured players that represented their respective countries in the Winter Olympics (when the NHL allowed player participation), whether during their respective careers in Washington or before or after. One such … Continue reading

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