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“We Like What They Bring to Our Lineup”: General Manager Brian MacLellan on Capitals’ Trades, Expectations For Andre Burakovsky, DSP, and More

On an NHL Trade Deadline Day that saw the Capitals go without making a move, Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan met with the media shortly after the 3:00 P.M. deadline to discuss the team’s acquisitions of Carl Hagelin and Nick … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin on the Most Underrated Player He’s Played With, the Goalie He’s Disliked Playing Against the Most, and More

Photo: Fanatics Today, Alex Ovechkin and Lars Eller answered fans’ questions on Reddit as part of Fanatics’ “Ask Me Anything series” as they met with Fanatics for a signing session on Saturday, February 1.  Eller answered questions at 4:00 p.m. … Continue reading

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Bears Brothers: Liam O’Brien and Riley Barber Find Lifelong Friendship with Hershey Bears (Part 2)

Photos: Tori Hartman HERSHEY, PA. — In the Internet era, consumers always want to read a review of products and places, whether that’s a new restaurant or a new book. Well, what if like Rate my Professor, one had rate … Continue reading

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Bears Brothers: Liam O’Brien & Riley Barber Find Lifelong Friendship with Hershey Bears (Part 1)

Photos by Tori Hartman and Joe Noyes HERSHEY, PA. — Did we just become best friends? Yep! Much like Dale and Brennan in the movie “Step Brothers,” it seems like a friendship between Hershey Bears’ forwards Liam O’Brien and Riley … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Talks Stanley Cup, Family, Childhood, and More in Exclusive Interview With Elliotte Friedman

Photo: John Locher/Associated Press After the Capitals won the Stanley Cup in June, captain Alex Ovechkin (among others) was asked repeatedly about his feelings on winning the trophy that had long eluded him throughout his career and what it meant … Continue reading

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Todd Reirden Discusses His Coaching Philosophy and the Changes He Will Make

Washington Capitals‘ head coach Todd Reirden officially starts his new job today, as training camp gets underway at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. 

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Alex Ovechkin: “But the Dream Was Alive, I Worked On it, and When You​ Get to the Goal You Get Some New Goals. And I’ll Work on Them Too.”

Photo: Sporting News Capitals’ captain Alex Ovechkin talked to Sport-Express and NHL.com hockey writer in Russia, Igor Eronko, about the postseason run, Barry Trotz, and Wayne Gretzky’s goal record. 

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Ovechkin Art Tributes Continue to Pour In, Sometimes from Unexpected Sources

The Capitals’ run to the Stanley Cup Championship inspired a variety of art work, including some from unexpected sources. Daniel Duffy is a case in point. A lifelong Philadelphia sports fan, Duffy joined the legion of fans cheering on the … Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov is Fine from Upper-Body Injury from Game 2 of Stanley Cup Finals, Won’t Need Surgery

There was a scare among the Washington Capitals and their fans in the beginning of Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Finals when Evgeny Kuznetsov left the ice after a hit along the boards from Brayden McNabb. Kuznetsov suffered an … Continue reading

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Michal Kempny: “I Definitely Want to Be Here”

Photo: NHL The biggest midseason acquisition for the Capitals was trading for Michal Kempny. Like Carlson, Kempny enters the summer as an unrestricted free agent. With their limited cap space, it is likely the Capitals will be able to sign … Continue reading

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