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The Biggest Eastern Conference Threats to the Washington Capitals in 2018-19

Which teams in the Eastern Conference will pose the biggest threat to the Washington Capitals in 2018-19? Continue reading

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Capitals Seek to Take Commanding 3-1 Series Lead in Game 4

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins will face off in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Second Round series tomorrow night at 7 PM at PPG Paints Arena. Washington has won the last two games … Continue reading

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Capitals–Penguins Game 3: A Look At The Numbers

Photo: Joe Sargent/NHLI via Getty Images What a win by the boys in red, winning 4-3 against the deadly Pittsburgh Penguins. Before the game even began, I was thinking even if the Washington Capitals were slightly outplayed by the underlying … Continue reading

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Ovi Strikes Late to Deliver Caps a 4-3 Win and 2-1 Series Lead

Photo: Capitals Twitter Alex Ovechkin struck late to deliver a 4-3 win for the Washington Capitals over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 3 of the Second Round Series, giving the Caps a 2-1 series lead. It was the Capitals’ ninth … Continue reading

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How the Capitals will Line Up for Game 3

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals are in enemy territory for Game 3 against the Pittsburgh Penguins with momentum on their side. The Caps played two excellent games on their home ice and even though they came away with a split, Game … Continue reading

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Winning on the Road Is A Must: How Can the Capitals Steal A Game (Or Two) In Pittsburgh?

What things can the Washington Capitals do to steal a victory (or two) in Pittsburgh for Games 3 and 4? Continue reading

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Capitals–Penguins Game 2: A Look At The Numbers

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals evened the series with a big 4-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins Sunday afternoon. They played a very solid game and went up 3-0  before the Penguins predictably put on the pressure to … Continue reading

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Evgeni Malkin will be a Game-Time Decision for Game 2

Photo: Peter Diana/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette After sitting out Game 1, Evgeni Malkin will be a game-time decision in Game 2 of the Pittsburgh Penguins second round series against the Washington Capitals on Sunday afternoon. The Capitals had a golden opportunity in … Continue reading

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Keys to the Series: How Can the Washington Capitals End the Pittsburgh Penguins’ Hopes for a 3-Peat?

How can the Washington Capitals overcome the odds and defeat the Pittsburgh Penguins for the first time in the Alex Ovechkin era? Continue reading

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Updates on T.J. Oshie, Andre Burakovsky, Evgeni Malkin, and Carl Hagelin

With Game 1 between the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins beginning on Thursday night, both teams practiced on Wednesday morning. A pair of players from each team weren’t skating. Here’s a double-duty update as we not only update you on … Continue reading

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