Tag Archives: Eastern Conference

Skating Into the Past: A Look At the Washington Capitals’ Playoff History

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images North America With the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs just around the corner in the league’s delayed postseason schedule, NoVa Caps’ Diane Doyle examines the playoff history for the Washington Capitals, who are coming off a 3-2 exhibition … Continue reading

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A Look Back At What The Remaining Eastern Conference Teams Did At The Trade Deadline

Photo: Joe Sargent/Getty Images It may feel like years ago but just two and a half weeks before the NHL paused its season due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the 2019-20 trade deadline passed. A lot more moves took place … Continue reading

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Eastern Conference Play-In Preview

Photo: Francois Lacasse/Getty Images The NHL announced that the Stanley Cup Playoffs will begin with 24 teams. While there are many boxes to be checked before play begins, Commissioner Gary Bettman said that the playoffs could begin as early as … Continue reading

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A Look at the Wild Card Race in the Eastern Conference

Photo: Mike Stobe/Getty Images As the NHL season winds down with fewer than 15 games remaining in the regular season for most teams, this time of year tends to bring out the best in everyone as they scrap and claw … Continue reading

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Washington at Buffalo Preview: Capitals Look to Keep Momentum Going on Monday Visiting the Sabres

Photo: Timothy T. Ludwig/USA TODAY Sports The Washington Capitals end a three-game Northeastern road trip against the Buffalo Sabres on Monday. It is the second of three meetings between the Eastern Conference teams. Washington beat Buffalo by a score of … Continue reading

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Washington At New Jersey Preview: Capitals Look For A Solid Night Against The Devils

Photo: Ed Mulholland/USA TODAY Sports The Washington Capitals are traveling to the Garden State for a Saturday matinee against the New Jersey Devils. It is the final of four meetings between the two Metropolitan Division foes. The Capitals have the … Continue reading

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New Jersey At Washington Preview: Capitals Begin A Three-Game Homestand As They Host The Devils

Photo: Paul Bereswill via Getty Images After a disappointing 3-2 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday, the Washington Capitals begin a three-game homestand on Friday hosting the New Jersey Devils. Puck drop at Capital One Arena is set for … Continue reading

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Retro Recap – Washington Capitals vs. New York Rangers – 1/3/2009 – Saturday Night’s For Bad Fighting

Len Redkoles/Getty Images North America Just over 11 years ago, the Washington Capitals played the New York Rangers in their second home game of the new year on January 3, 2009. In this latest Retro Recap, Diane Doyle takes a … Continue reading

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A Deceiving Record: The Capitals Are Leading the Standings, But Have Not Dominated Versus the Metropolitan Division

The Washington Capitals need to improve their record versus their Metropolitan Division foes. Continue reading

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Beat The Devil Out Of It: Washington Capitals At New Jersey Devils Preview

Photo: Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports After some days off, the Washington Capitals are back to work with a set of back-to-back games starting with the New Jersey Devils on Friday. Action from Prudential Center begins at 7:00 P.M. on NBC … Continue reading

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