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Images Of Ilya Samsonov’s New Bucket Design Released By Dave Gunnarsson

Images: @DaveArt Goalie artist Dave Gunnarsson has been working hard for his clients in the Washington Capitals’ organization. Two weeks ago he released imagery of Ryan Bednard’s new bucket design. Today Gunnarsson released on his Instagram page photos and a video … Continue reading

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Performance Review: Ilya Samsonov And Vitek Vanecek After The First 37 Games

The Washington Capitals have completed 37 games of their 2o21-22 regular season and amassed a record of 20-8-9 (49 points). That’s good enough for third place in the Metropolitan Division.

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Backstrom, Oshie Participate In Capitals’ Line Rushes; Irwin To Draw In For Orlov vs. Bruins

After center Nicklas Backstrom and right-wing T.J. Oshie both missed the past three games due to non-COVID-19 related illnesses, each participated in line rushes during the Washington Capitals’ morning skate on Monday prior to their game vs. the Boston Bruins … Continue reading

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Samsonov Returns To Capitals’ Practice; Hathaway Skates On Top Line

After leaving the end of the Washington Capitals’ practice on Tuesday in some discomfort, goaltender Ilya Samsonov returned to the team for Wednesday’s practice.

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Fehervary Returns To Capitals’ Practice; McMichael Absent; Samsonov, Orlov Leave Early With Injuries

Defenseman Martin Fehervary, who was placed on the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol list on December 24, returned to the Washington Capitals‘ practice on Tuesday. With the 21-year-old out of protocol, no Capitals players are currently out due to reasons related to … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom, Evgeny Kuznetsov, T.J. Oshie And Tom Wilson Activated; Ilya Samsonov Will Start In Goal: News From Wednesday’s Optional Morning Skate

The Washington Capitals held an optional game-day morning skate Wednesday morning in advance of their tilt with the Nashville Predators Wednesday night at Capital One Arena.

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Vitek Vanecek And Ilya Samsonov: Who Has Been The Better Netminder This Season? It Depends On The Situation

Photos: NHL via Getty Images Heading into the 2021-22 regular season, the major point of concern among the Capitals’ front office and fans alike was goaltending. The Capitals have one of the most veteran rosters in the NHL, but also … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom Possible, Tom Wilson Skates In Non-Contact Jersey, Ilya Samsonov Will Start In Goal Against Blackhawks: News Form Capitals’ Optional Morning Skate In Chicago

The Washington Capitals winged their way to the Wind City Tuesday afternoon following practice at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. They will face the Blackhawks tonight at the United Center and then depart for north of the border in advance of their … Continue reading

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Review Of Vitek Vanecek’s And Ilya Samsonov’s Play After The First 26 Games Of the Capitals’ Season

We are now 26 games into the Washington Capitals 2o21-22 season. The team is 16-4-6 (38 points) which is good enough for first place in the Metropolitan Division.

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Ilya Samsonov Will Start Against Ducks, Garnet Hathaway In COVID-19 Protocol – News From Capitals’ Morning Skate

Following a much-deserved day-off for the team on Sunday, the Washington Capitals were back to work on Monday for morning skate in advance of their rematch with the Anaheim Ducks Monday night at Capital One Arena.

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