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Alex Ovechkin Scores Twice, Passes Marcel Dionne; Hendrix Lapierre Scores First Career NHL Goal As Capitals Trounce Rangers 5-1

Photo: Patrick Smith/NHL via Getty Images The Washington Capitals downed the New York Rangers, 5-1, Wednesday night at Capital One Arena. The Capitals improve to 24-21-1-1 all-time in season openers and 6-0-2 over the last eight seasons.

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Game 1, Goal #1: Hendrix Lapierre Scores First NHL Goal In NHL Debut

Photo: Patrick Smith/NHL via Getty Images When the Washington Capitals drafted forward Hendrix Lapierre in the first-round of the 2020 NHL Entry Draft, there were probably not many who thought the 22nd overall pick would make his NHL debut just … Continue reading

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Hendrix Lapierre on Potentially Making Capitals’ Opening Night Roster: “My Excitement Level Couldn’t Be Higher Right Now”

Screen cap: @Capitals On Monday, Washington Capitals prospect Hendrix Lapierre spoke to the media as we are just two days away from the Capitals’ season-opener against the New York Rangers on Wednesday (7:30 PM ET, TNT). He discussed his enthusiasm … Continue reading

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What We Know And The Questions That Remain Following The Capitals’ Most Recent Roster Cuts

The Capitals assigned Alex Alexeyev, Tobias Geisser, Brian Pinho (waivers), Aliaksei Protas, Mike Sgarbossa (waivers) and Mike Vecchione (waivers) to AHL Hershey on Tuesday. The assignments reduced the Capitals training camp roster to 27 players, further clarifying plans and intentions for … Continue reading

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Prospect Notes: Capitals at Devils – Connor McMichael Strikes, Tobias Geisser Solid On Backend

The Washington Capitals continued their 2021 pre-season schedule on Monday night with a visit to New Jersey to take on the Devils at the Prudential Center. This was the fourth of six tuneup games on the Capitals preseason schedule. The … Continue reading

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Why Connor McMichael Currently Has The Edge Over Hendrix Lapierre For The Final Center Position

The Capitals have just four more preseason games to make several key decisions regarding their opening night roster. One of the biggest questions remaining is how will the team replace Nicklas Backstrom in the lineup.

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“I Thought He Did A Great Job”: TJ Oshie Raves About Hendrix Lapierre’s Play After Game Against the New Jersey Devils

The NHL preseason is a time for teams to not only gear up for the regular season, but to trim their rosters down in preparation for an 82-game campaign while taking a look at both veterans and youngsters alike. One … Continue reading

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Prospect Notes: Devils at Capitals – Hendrix Lapierre, Connor McMichael Continue Strong Play

The Washington Capitals continued their 2021 pre-season schedule on Wednesday night when they hosted the New Jersey Devils at Capitals One Arena. As was the case in the Capitals first preseason game against the Bruins on Sunday, both sides deployed … Continue reading

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Capitals Prospect Game Notes: Bruins at Capitals

The Washington Capitals opened their 2021 pre-season schedule against the Boston Bruins Sunday evening at Capitals One Arena. As is the case with most early pre-season games, both sides deployed a number of prospects in the game.

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Bruins Down Capitals, 3-2 In Shootout; Hendrix Lapierre Earns Two Assists In First Preseason Game

The Washington Capitals fell to the Boston Bruins by a score of 3-2 in a shootout at Capital One Arena on Sunday in each teams’ 2021-22 preseason debut. Goaltenders Phoenix Copley, who stopped 12 out of 14 shots through 40 … Continue reading

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