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A Whale of a Hat Trick in Hartford – Retro Recap: Washington Capitals vs Hartford Whalers – March 18, 1989

NHL Just minutes before the NHL Trade Deadline of March 7, 1989, the Washington Capitals made a blockbuster trade with the Minnesota North Stars.  In exchange for the then-franchise leader in Goals Scored, Mike Gartner, and offensive defenseman Larry Murphy, … Continue reading

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Around the Metro: Carolina Hurricanes to Wear old Hartford Whalers Jerseys in the 2018-19 Season

For the first time since the franchise’s relocation in 1998, the Carolina Hurricanes, formerly the Hartford Whalers, will reprise the jerseys worn by the team when they were rooted in the Constitution State. Most notably, these jerseys were worn by … Continue reading

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Capitals Alumni Profile: Doug Jarvis

Photo: NHL A recent suspension of Anaheim Ducks forward Andrew Cogliano ended the durable forward’s consecutive games played streak at 830 games, the All-Time Games Played streak of former Washington Capitals player, Doug Jarvis, remains unchallenged, even more than 20 years after … Continue reading

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