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Capitals Beat The Blues 3-2 In Second Preseason Game; Radko Gudas, Richard Panik Score First Goals For Washington; Nicklas Backstrom Scores Game Winner Late

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the St. Louis Blues 3-2 Wednesday night at Capital One Arena. New guys Radko Gudas and Richard Panik would register the Capitals first two goals, with Nicklas Backstrom scoring the game winner … Continue reading

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Training Camp Notebook – Day 6: Preparing For The St. Louis Blues; Lars Eller Out With Upper Body Injury

Wednesday was day six of training camp for the Washington Capitals at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. The “Red Group” held their morning skate in advance of tonight’s game with the St. Louis Blues, while “Blue” and “White” groups continued with camp … Continue reading

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NHL Releases Video Detailing Rule Changes For 2019-2020 Season

On Tuesday the NHL released a five-minute video detailing the rules changes in place for the coming season. The video provides an in-depth review of changes associated with expanded use of video review, enhanced player safety initiatives and changes made … Continue reading

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Capitals Edge Blackhawks 4-3 (OT) In First Preseason Tilt

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals downded the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 (OT) Monday night at Capital One Arena. The Capitals scored three goals in the middle period and won the contest with a goal from Tom Wilson 2:35 into overtime.

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Columbus Blue Jackets To Host Hockey Analytics Conference

The Columbus Blue Jackets will be hosting a Hockey Analytics Conference on February 8th and 9th, 2020, in Columbus. We believe this is the first time an NHL team has held their own analytics conference open to the general public.

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Washington Capitals Schedule Up To Opening Night (Updated)

Training camp is now in full swing, which means that the upcoming season for the NHL and the Washington Capitals is rapidly approaching. Here is a list of all practice times and games that will take place between now and … Continue reading

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Report: Evgeny Kuznetsov To Be Suspended By NHL, No More Than Three Games

Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post is reporting this morning that Washington Capitals Star forward Evgeny Kuznetsov will indeed be suspended by the NHL, for “conduct detrimental to the league”.

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For Two Capitals’ Prospects, Brooks Orpik Could Be Just What The Doctor Ordered

Earlier in the week the Washington Capitals named recently retired Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik to their Player Development Department. I commented in social media, half-heartedly, that this may have been the most significant “unrestricted free agent” signing by the Capitals … Continue reading

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Capitals Prospects Fall To Lightning Prospects 7-2 In Final Game Of 2019 Prospect Tournament

Photos: @Capitals The Washington Capitals prospects fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning prospects 7-2 in the third and final game of the 2019 prospect showcase Tuesday afternoon at the Ford Ice Center in Antioch, Tennessee. The loss gives the Captals … Continue reading

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KHL Rolls Out New Advanced Data And Analytics System Ahead Of NHL

Graphics: KHL Every game of the 2019-2020 KHL season, which began on September 1, has featured the use of smart pucks and chips embedded in each of the players’ jerseys. The new sensors and telematics systems provide advanced data and analytics … Continue reading

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