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NHL Power Rankings: The Sabres and Oilers Surprise; The Wild are Plummeting

Ranking all 31 NHL clubs through the middle of October. Continue reading

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Early October Fun Around the NHL: Highlight Goals, Stick Throws, and Crowd Taunts

The first week of the 2019-20 NHL regular season has been extremely eventful. Continue reading

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2019-20 Pacific Division Preview

How will the NHL’s Pacific Division look in 2019-20? Continue reading

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A Look At Potential Trade Partners To Get The Capitals Under The Salary Cap

Photo: Fox Sports Washington Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan stated recently that he will likely have to make a trade in order to get below the NHL salary cap of $81.5 million before opening night on October 2. His team … Continue reading

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2019-20 Washington Capitals Schedule Road Map: The Tough Stretches and Winnable Stretches

Which stretches of games will be toughest and easiest for the Washington Capitals in 2019-20? Continue reading

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Part 4: WAR! What Is It Good For? Projecting the Pacific Division Standings by Expected WAR Standings Point Projections

Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images In part four of our series on projecting the 2019-20 NHL divisional standings by the “WAR” statistical metric, we’ll be taking a look at the Pacific Division.  If you missed the first three parts, here … Continue reading

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Start Fast Or Lose Ground Quickly: The Capitals Need to Have a Strong October in 2019

The Washington Capitals have a tough October slate of games in 2019. Continue reading

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The Year In Review: Grading Each Pacific Division GM’s Performance Over The Last Year

Photo: CBC General Managers around the NHL have been busy in the past year with free agency, trades, and the draft. While some teams like the San Jose Sharks and Vegas Golden Knights have added superstars such as defenseman Erik Karlsson and … Continue reading

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How Are They Doing? Checking In On Philipp Grubauer, Alex Chiasson and Jay Beagle

They will always be a part of our Capitals’ family. A part of the history and lore of the Capitals’ Stanley Cup season. And like (most) family members, we occasionally wonder how they’re doing. Alex Chiasson, Jay Beagle and Philipp … Continue reading

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The Longest Losing Streaks From Most Recent Back-to-Back Stanley Cup Champions

Photo: CBC The Washington Capitals headed into the All-Star Break on a season-high seven-game losing streak (0-5-2), which is also their longest since the 2013-14 season, when they also lost seven in a row and missed the Stanley Cup Playoffs … Continue reading

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