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Capitals Place Carl Hagelin On Long-Term IR, Nic Dowd On IR, Announce Nicklas Backstrom Will Miss Wednesday’s Game at Rangers With Upper-Body Injury

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The Washington Capitals announced on Wednesday morning that they have placed forward Carl Hagelin on long-term injured reserve and center Nic Dowd on injured reserve. Both have missed the past six and three games, respectively, … Continue reading

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Monday Madness: Tempers Flare in Capitals-Ducks Contest, Garnet Hathaway Given Match Penalty

Photo: Rob Carr/Getty Images Already dominating play in their Monday night game against the Anaheim Ducks at Capital One Arena, the Capitals kicked up their intense play with some back-and-forth physical play with the visitors in the second period. However, … Continue reading

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On a Roll: John Carlson Extends Points Streak to Seven Games In Game Against the Anaheim Ducks

Nick Wass/Associated Press Capitals defenseman John Carlson has already been the most productive defenseman in the National Hockey League and for Washington this season, and after a historic start to the 2019-20 campaign, Carlson’s red-hot stick has been carried through … Continue reading

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Penalty Pileup – The Capitals Need to Clean Up The On-Ice Penalties

The Washington Capitals are committing too many penalties on the ice. Continue reading

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John Carlson Passes Kevin Hatcher For Third in Franchise Scoring for Defensemen, Ties Scott Stevens For Fifth in Goals, Second in Assists & Points

Capitals defenseman John Carlson has had himself a magnificent start to the 2019-20 season, and gaining some much-deserved league-wide attention for his play. In the process, he has climbed his way up the NHL and franchise record books, and with … Continue reading

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Whole Lot Of Natitude!! World Series Champion Washington Nationals In The House For Capitals’ Game Against the Calgary Flames

The Washington Capitals honored the World Series Champion Washington Nationals before Sunday’s game against the Calgary Flames. Since the Nats’ win, the two teams and city have been abuzz in a celebratory mood.

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Throw the Snake Some Hats! Jakub Vrana Records First Career Hat Trick Against Calgary Flames

In the Capitals’ Friday night game against the Buffalo Sabres, forward Jakub Vrana came ever-so close to the first three-goal game of his NHL career, scoring twice against the Sabres. During Sunday night’s game against the visiting Calgary Flames, with … Continue reading

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Flames’ Milan Lucic Suspended Two Games For Sucker-punching Blue Jackets’ Kole Sherwood, Out Sunday Night at Capitals

Photo: NBC Sports Boston Just prior to their game at the Washington Capitals on Sunday night (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington locally or NHL Network nationally), Calgary Flames forward Milan Lucic was suspended two games by the NHL’s Department … Continue reading

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Calgary At Washington Preview: Capitals Close Out Season Series Against The Flames On Sunday

Photo: Brad Mills- USA Today Sports After a blowout, 6-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday, the Washington Capitals are looking to keep the momentum at Capital One Arena going as they host the Calgary Flames on Sunday, on … Continue reading

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Brendan Leipsic Scores First Goal As A Capital Against the Buffalo Sabres

When the Capitals signed forward Brendan Leipsic to a one-year contract in free agency this past summer, they did so with the hope the former third-round pick of the Nashville Predators could add a new dynamic to their bottom-six forward … Continue reading

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