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“My Brother Has a Stanley Cup”: Tom Wilson’s Brother Has a Message For All of His Brother’s Haters

Over the course of his career in the National Hockey League, and particularly this season, Capitals right win Tom Wilson has garnered a fair amount of scrutiny and dislike from other fan bases for his playing style. After being blindsided … Continue reading

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Capitals Morning Skate News Roundup: Back In Vegas Baby!

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals held a morning skate at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada in preparations for their first visit to see the Vegas Golden Knights since they hoisted the Stanley Cup there on June 7. Puck drop … Continue reading

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The Capitals Are Getting Hot in Late November. Can They Sustain Their Winning Ways into December?

Can the Capitals keep winning as they hit the month of December? Continue reading

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Capitals Practice News Roundup: Kuznetsov Returns With The Team

The Washington Capitals returned to the ice at MedStar Capitals Iceplex after a 4-1 win against the New York Islanders on Monday. The team hosts the New Jersey Devils at Capital One Arena at 7 PM on Friday. Action can … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Morning Skate News Roundup: Kuznetsov Skates For First Time

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals held a morning skate at Barclays Center in Brooklyn prior to their game against the New York Islanders tonight at 7 PM. The game can be seen on NBC Sports Washington. Here are all of … Continue reading

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Brooks Orpik Undergoes Surgery On Right Leg, Will Miss Next 4-6 Weeks

Photo: NHL.com Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik will miss the next 4-6 weeks after having surgery on his right leg, the team announced Tuesday morning. Orpik, 38, has missed the past 10 games and was placed on long-term injured reserve … Continue reading

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With A Few Injury Struggles Early On, Is It Time To Panic for the Washington Capitals?

Can the Washington Capitals stay afloat in the Eastern Conference playoff race despite a slew of injuries? Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov Leaves Capitals Game vs. Jets With Upper-Body Injury; Will Be Re-Evaluated Thursday

Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov left Wednesday’s game against the Winnipeg Jets with an upper-body injury after getting hit in the head from Jets forward Brandon Tanev in the first period. He did not return and will be re-evaluated tomorrow. 

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Blues’ Defenseman Robert Bortuzzo Suspended For The Remainder Of Preseason and One Regular Season Game For Hit on Michal Kempny

Photo: NBC Sports Washington The NHL announced on Thursday that St. Louis Blues’ defenseman Robert Bortuzzo is suspended for the rest of the preseason (two games) and the Blues’ season opener for his hit to the head on Washington Capitals’ … Continue reading

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Travis Boyd Injury Update

Photo: NHL.com Washington Capitals’ forward Travis Boyd is listed week-to-week with a lower-body injury after blocking a shot late in the Capitals’ 4-0 win over the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday night. 

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