Tag Archives: John Carlson

Images From Washington Capitals Practice at MedStar Capitals Iceplex [Photos]

It’s been a tough week for the defending Stanley Cup Champions, as their losing streak has now stretched to a season-long four games, including a loss last night to former bench boss Barry Trotz. Regardless of the current rough patch, … Continue reading

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Capitals Snow Day! Caps Players, Kids, and Pets Enjoy the Snow in the DMV

Photo: @lauren.oshie After falling to the division rival Columbus Blue Jackets in overtime on Saturday night, the Capitals awoke Sunday morning to a white wonderland with the overnight snowfall that hit the DMV. Like many families, Capitals players, their families, … Continue reading

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Contract Checkup: How Are John Carlson & Tom Wilson Living Up To Their New Contracts?

The Washington Capitals had a very busy summer. Between winning the Stanley Cup, celebrating with the Stanley Cup, and drinking half the world’s supply of alcohol out of the Stanley Cup, they also had to re-sign some key players to … Continue reading

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NHL Announces All-Star Rosters; Braden Holtby and John Carlson Will Represent Capitals In San Jose

Photo: Sporting News The NHL released the rosters for the 2019 All-Star Game prior to NBC Sports Network’s broadcast of the Pittsburgh Penguins and New York Rangers game on Wednesday Night Hockey. Goaltender Braden Holtby and defenseman John Carlson will … Continue reading

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Hurricanes at Capitals – Inside The Numbers: A Sluggish, But Successful Return

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images This one was a fairly sluggish contest from the start, with both sides showing signs of being on the Christmas break for the last four days. Carolina also traveled from Raleigh earlier in … Continue reading

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Capitals Down Hurricanes 3-1; Stephenson, Oshie and Carlson Score

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 on Thursday night at Capital One Arena. The win raised the Capitals record to 23-10-3 (49 points). The Capitals are back on the ice on Saturday … Continue reading

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2019 World Junior Championship: Primer for Washington Capitals Prospects

The 2019 World Junior Championship kicks off today in Vancouver and Victoria, British Columbia. The annual tournament showcases high-end hockey talent from around the world, under the age of 20, including many players already drafted by NHL teams. This year’s … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Performances at Christmas Break During The Ovechkin Era

In this post, NoVa Caps examines how the Washington Capitals have performed each season during the Alex Ovechkin era in games prior to the Christmas holiday break.  This analysis starts with the 2005-06 season and discusses each season, except for … Continue reading

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Images From Washington Capitals Practice at MedStar Capitals Iceplex: T.J. Oshie Returns! [Photos]

The Capitals returned to MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Tuesday for their first practice on home ice over week. NoVa Caps’ photojournalist Joe Noyes was on hand to capture a few of the images this morning. Be sure to check out all … Continue reading

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The Capitals’ Biggest Surprises Among 5-on-5 Point Producers This Season

Photo: Flipboard Through almost 30 games of the season, there are plenty of surprising 5-on-5 point producers on the Washington Capitals, some good and some bad. In this piece, NoVa Caps takes a look at some of those surprises on … Continue reading

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