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Capitals Prevail Against Pittsburgh In The Shootout: Post Game Analytics

Photo: Twitter/Capitals The Washington Capitals gathered two hard-earned standings points against Pittsburgh tonight, grabbing a shootout win over the division rival Penguins. The tilt had ebbs and flows in momentum, with each team dominating a period each, and matching up … Continue reading

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Another Defenseman Down: Erik Gustafsson Day-to-Day With Upper-Body Injury

The Capitals have certainly been hit hard with injuries to defensemen, as of late. Workhorse Dmitry Orlov had been out since November 5, but returns tonight against the Winnipeg Jets. Young blueliner Martin Fehervary is on injured reserve, and former … Continue reading

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Ice Cold: Avalanche Bury Capitals 4-0, Caps Drop Ninth of Last 11 Games

Rob Carr/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Colorado Avalanche, 4-0, Saturday night at Capital One Arena. The loss moved the Capitals’ record to 7-10-3 on the season.

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An Early Look At The Capitals’ Free Agency Options In 2020

Photo: NHL.com With Washington CapitalsĀ goaltender Braden Holtby and center Nicklas BackstromĀ set to become unrestricted free agents on July 1, the team could have quite a bit of salary cap space to play with next summer. Reports earlier this week indicated … Continue reading

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