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The Last Hurrah: Stanley Cup Contenders Who Fell From the Promised Land

Photo: Getty Images Throughout NHL history, there have been a number of teams who have made the Stanley Cup Final only to fall into mediocrity for years following their appearance in the “Big Dance”. This list includes teams at the … Continue reading

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52 In A Decade – Remembering Mike Green’s Time With the Washington Capitals

Greg Fiume/Getty Images North America A few days ago, former and longtime Washington Capitals defenseman Mike Green, announced his retirement from the NHL after 15 seasons, 10 of them in Washington. Over the course of his time in the District, … Continue reading

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What You Missed From Day Five Of The Stanley Cup Qualifiers

Photo: Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images Some late magic happened across the NHL happened on Thursday as two teams won their games late in regulation and more must-see action occurred. Missed anything? Catch up on all of the day’s action below.

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Everything You Need To Know And See From Day Three Of The Stanley Cup Qualifiers

Photo: Dave Sandford/Getty Images Day three of the Stanley Cup Qualifiers had all of it: a hat-trick, a big third-period comeback, a playoff shootout, players kneeling during the national anthems — you name it. If you missed any of the … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup Qualifiers: Day One Preview

Photo: The Point Hockey The day all hockey fans have been waiting for arrives Saturday! The best-of-five Stanley Cup Qualifiers kick off with five games taking place in the hub cities of Toronto (Eastern Conference) and Edmonton (Western Conference). The … Continue reading

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We Skate For Colby— Edmonton Oilers Dedicate Saturday’s Scrimmage to Former Teammate Colby Cave

Photo: @em.cave/Instagram The Edmonton Oilers’ scrimmage on Saturday was dedicated to the late Colby Cave, who passed away on April 11 after suffering a brain bleed days prior. He was 25-years old. The Oilers honored the former player in a … Continue reading

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Former Capitals’ Defenseman Mike Green Opts Out Of 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs For Oilers

Photo: Sportsnet The Edmonton Oilers announced on Saturday that former Washington Capitals defenseman Mike Green has opted out for the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs. He is now the third player to opt-out from the tournament after Calgary Flames defenseman Travis … Continue reading

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Bidding Battle To Become Canadian Hub City Intensifies, Decision Due At Any Time

It’s become very similar to placing a bid to host the Olympics. Canadian cities Edmonton, Vancouver and Toronto have rolled up their sleeves and pulled out all the stops to enhance their final proposals to become the lone Canadian hub … Continue reading

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Western Conference Play-In Preview

Photo: Andy Devlin/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 late … Continue reading

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Capitals’ T.J. Oshie: “The Moms Don’t Really Get Enough Credit, But They’re The Ones That Really Deserve The Thank You’s.”

Today is Mother’s Day and Sportsnet released a video of NHL players recalling their best hockey mom stories and saluting the one who gives so much love and support. Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie was featured in the video. We’ll … Continue reading

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