Tag Archives: Florida Panthers

Djoos Back on the Loose: A Look At How Christian Djoos Fared in His First Game Back

Photo: Washington Capitals Having been out since mid-December with an injury (a total of 24 games), the return of defenseman Christian Djoos in the Capitals’ Saturday night loss to the Florida Panthers was a welcome sight. In this piece, NoVa … Continue reading

Posted in Defense, Games, News, NHL, Players, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Capitals Rally Falls Short, Lose To Panthers 5-4 (OT)

Photo: Rob Carr/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Florida Panthers 5-4 (OT) Saturday night at Capital One Arena. The loss drops the Capitals record to 30-18-7 (67 points). The Capitals are back in action Monday night when they … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Panthers at Capitals: Statistical Preview via VERSUS Comparison Tool

The Washington Capitals have started to right the ship with three wins in their last four games, after a lengthy skid before the All Star Break.  However, what do the underlying numbers tell us about their performance?  What’s going well?  … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Penguins Acquire Nick Bjugstad and Jared McCann From Panthers

Photo: NHL.com The Pittsburgh Penguins acquired centers Nick Bjugstad and Jared McCann from the Florida Panthers in exchange for centers Derick Brassard and Riley Sheahan, a 2019 second-round pick, and two 2019 fourth-round picks (one previously acquired from the Minnesota … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Ovechkin’s Hit on Mark Pysyk Draws Ire From Panthers Head Coach Bob Boughner

Photos by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images It seems that yet another hit levied by a Capitals player is drawing a lot of attention. In his post game presser, Florida Panthers’ Head Coach Bob Boughner asked that the NHL’s Department … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

Capitals Fall To Panthers 6-5 in Shootout

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Florida Panthers 6-5 (SO) Friday night at Capital One Arena. The loss dropped the Capitals record to 3-2-2. The team will squeeze-in one more practice Saturday morning … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

FLA at WSH Preview: Capitals Conclude Homestand Against Panthers on Friday Night

The Washington Capitals host the Florida Panthers in the first meeting between the two teams this season. The Panthers won two of three games last season. Puck drop is at 7 PM on NBC Sports Washington. 

Posted in Games, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Around the Metro: Say Hello to Gritty, the NHL’s New Nightmare Fuel

BREAKING NEWS: After failing to find employment on Sesame Street, or with the Muppets, and having never heard back from Jeff Dunham; Gritty, the large, orange… thing, finds a new home with the Philadelphia Flyers. An appropriate fit, as the … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

2018-19 Atlantic Division Preview

Photo: NHL.com NoVa Caps’ annual division previews begin today where we will look into every team in each division. We will start the series with the Atlantic Division. 

Posted in Free Agency, NHL, Predictions, Teams | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

A Look Around the Atlantic Division: Stock Up, Stock Down, Stock Unchanged

Which Atlantic Division teams will be improved and which teams will be worse in 2018-19? Continue reading

Posted in News, NHL, Players, Roster Moves, Teams | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment