Tag Archives: Evgeny Kuznetsov

Capitals Doing Well To Avoid ‘Scary’ Contracts List (So Far)

Fans always have certain player contracts that simply drive them nuts. Whether it’s cost or perceived lack of production value, there are always one or two (maybe more) contracts that just don’t sit well. However, believe it (or not), the … Continue reading

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Review Of Washington Capitals Injuries From the 2019-20 Regular Season

Fortunately for the Washington Capitals, they were the healthiest team in the NHL last season when it comes to total man-games lost. Unfortunately for the Capitals the healthy season and opportunity was ultimately squandered in the postseason. Here is our … Continue reading

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We’ve Likely Seen Evgeny Kuznetsov’s Best. But Is That Good Enough?

Each preseason the story is the same. “If Evgeny Kuznetsov can just put together a full season…” Or, “If Kuznetsov can have that breakout season we know he is capable of, the Capitals can make a run…”. The storylines are … Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov Ditches New Bauer Nexus ADV Stick In The Middle Of Game 3, Proceeds to Score Two Goals In Five Periods

Photos: NHL.com via Getty Images First and foremost, I’m not suggesting that a simple change in stick models has made a difference in the Capitals recent fortunes or in Evgeny Kuzenetsov’s goal production. Nor am I suggesting this is any … Continue reading

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After Puck Drop: John Carlson on 3-2 Win in Critical Game 4: “Momentum Is A Crazy Thing In This Game And You Have To Earn It”

Photo: @MonSportsNet After three gloomy games, the Washington Capitals finally put a win in the books tonight at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. Their 3-2 victory in Game 4 in the first round of the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs against the … Continue reading

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Big Guns Fire Away: Evgeny Kuznetsov and Alex Ovechkin Even Up Score After Capitals Go Down 2-0 In Must-Win Game 4

Elsa/Getty Images The Washington Capitals entered Game 4 of their first round 2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Series against the New York Islanders with their postseason lives on the line, down 3-0 in the series, with their star center Nicklas Backstrom … Continue reading

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Islanders Beat Capitals 2-1 In Overtime, Take 3-0 Series Lead

The Washington Capitals fell to the New York Islanders 2-1 (OT) in Game 3 of their first round series Sunday afternoon at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. The loss gives the Islanders a commanding 3-0 series lead. Game 4 is set … Continue reading

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Desert Island Tales – Stanley Cup Playoff History Between the Washington Capitals and New York Islanders

As the Washington Capitals prepare to meet the New York Islanders in Round 1 of the 2020 Stanley Cup playoffs, it’s time to examine the playoff history between the Capitals and the Islanders. In traveling down memory lane, long time … Continue reading

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Capitals Fall To Lightning 3-2 (SO) In First Round Robin Game For Seeding

Photo: Chase Agnello-Dean/NHL via Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 (shootout) in their first postseason round robin game Monday afternoon at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. The Capitals rallied from a 2-0 deficit to ultimately … Continue reading

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“It’ll Hopefully Be A Long Run For Us”: Evgeny Kuznetsov and Jonas Siegenthaler Speak to the Media Before the Start of the Stanley Cup Playoffs

With the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs less than 24 hours away, the Washington Capitals are getting used to life in the hub city bubble and gearing up for their first meaningful game action in over four months. On Sunday, members … Continue reading

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