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Shake, Rattle, Let’s Roll: Alex Ovechkin Scores 738th Career Goal, Moves Within Three of Tying Brett Hull For Fourth All-Time

Screen cap: NBC Sports Washington After signing a five-year contract to remain with the Washington Capitals this past summer, there were questions about whether Alex Ovechkin would be able to produce enough in his age-36 season in his pursuit of … Continue reading

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Releasing the Kraken: A Look At the Seattle Kraken’s Historical Home Opener

NHL On December 4. 2018, the National Hockey League awarded Seattle, Washington, an expansion franchise, the second such team to join the league’s existing teams after the Vegas Golden Knights began play in the 2017-18 season.

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Capitals’ Evgeny Kuznetsov Continues Hot Start

After a rough 2020-21 season full of inconsistent play and off-ice issues where he finished with nine goals and 29 points in 41 games, center Evgeny Kuznetsov found himself at the center of trade discussions. The 29-year-old has seemed to … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Martin Fehervary Scores First Career NHL Goal vs. Flames

Defenseman Martin Fehervary scored the first goal of his NHL career during the second period of the Washington Capitals’ game against the Calgary Flames on Saturday afternoon.

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Solid At The Rock: Capitals Dump Devils, 4-1; Anthony Mantha Scores Twice In As Many Games

Photo: Mike Stobes/Getty Images The Washington Capitals defeated the New Jersey Devils by a score of 4-1 at Prudential Center on Thursday night. The win improved the Capitals’ record to 3-0-1 this season. Goaltender Vitek Vanecek made 24 saves in … Continue reading

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Capitals Crunch Avalanche, 6-3; Evgeny Kuznetsov Strikes Twice

Photo: Rob Carr/Getty Images The Washington Capitals defeated the Colorado Avalanche by a score of 6-3 at Capital One Arena on Tuesday night to finish their season-opening three-game homestand with a record of 2-0-1. Goaltender Ilya Samsonov made 23 saves … Continue reading

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Ain’t No Dowd About It: Nic Dowd Scores First Goal of the 2021-22 Season, Nick Jensen Notches Eighth Career Multi-Point Game With Assist

Screen cap: ESPN+ With the Washington Capitals already holding a 4-2 lead over the visiting Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday night, Center Nic Dowd scored his first goal of the 2021-22 season to boost the team’s lead by three goals, with … Continue reading

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Give-And-Go Goal: Nick Jensen Scores First Goal of the 2021-22 Season On Odd-Man Rush

John McCreary/NHLI via Getty Images Entering Tuesday night’s game against the Colorado Avalanche, Washington Capitals defenseman Nick Jensen had scored just two goals in 143 Games Played in a Washington sweater, both coming last season. However, unlike the length of … Continue reading

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Projected Lines For Avalanche At Capitals

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette stated in his morning media session that goaltender Ilya Samsonov and forward Connor McMichael will get their first starts of the season tonight against the Colorado Avalanche. Here are the … Continue reading

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Colorado at Washington Preview: Capitals Finish Homestand vs. Depleted Avalanche

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images The Washington Capitals will play their first outer-conference game since March 1, 2020 on Tuesday when the Colorado Avalanche come to D.C. The Capitals have taken 10 out of their last 12 (10-2-0) matchups against the … Continue reading

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