Tag Archives: Jon Sorensen

Once Again, Jay Beagle Answers the Call

Jay Beagle found himself in an unfamiliar place at the start of overtime on Saturday night. Taking the opening face off of the extra period. 

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How Much Does One Have to Bleed?

Photo: @Makooch  Yet another game of questionable officiating, this time in Dallas Saturday night. Since the Capitals would ultimately win, I felt it would be a better time to high-light another poor outing by the zebras, rather than sounding like … Continue reading

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Grubauer save sucks the life out of Dallas

Photo by Glenn James/NHLI via Getty Images Tied 3-3, midway through the third period of the Caps-Stars game on Saturday night, the Caps Taylor Chorney was called for an untimely holding penalty, sending the Stars to the power play. On … Continue reading

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Caps rally to beat the Stars 4-3 (OT)

Photo by Glenn James/NHLI via Getty Images The Capitals beat the Stars 4-3 Saturday night at American Airlines Center in Dallas. The win raised the Capitals record to 31-9-6. The Capitals next travel home for one game when they host the Carolina Hurricanes … Continue reading

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Identifying the turning point in the Capitals’ season

There’s no question the Capitals are experiencing a resurgence in their season. After a sluggish start, the Capitals have turned things around, and are now playing the best hockey in the NHL. How did this happen so abruptly? We decided … Continue reading

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Five Positives From a Wild One In Pittsburgh

Photo: Gene J. Pusher/Associated Press There are a truckload of aspects of last night’s game that make me scratch my head, or could tick me off, but I thought I’d take the high-road on this one. Here are a few … Continue reading

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Penguins Outlast Capitals 8-7, in a Wild One In Pittsburgh

Photo by Joe Sargent/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Pittsburgh Penguins 8-7 Monday night at PPG Paints Arena. The loss dropped the Capitals record to 29-10-5, ending the Capitals winning streak at nine consecutive games. The Capitals next travel … Continue reading

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11 Years Ago Today: The Goal – “Simply Sensational”

AP Photo/Paul Connors The NHL today released one of its “Centennial Memories” dedicated to Alex Ovechkin’s famous rookie season goal in Arizona, in honor of the 11-year anniversary of the amazing goal. 

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The Winning Streak: By the Numbers

The Capitals play of late has been simply amazing. Washington has stepped on the gas and steamrolled a number of the best teams in the league, all on the way to winning nine consecutive games. Here are some of the … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom’s Assist was Amazing, and Typical

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images On a day when Caps Nation would celebrate Nicklas Backstrom’s 500 career NHL assists, it was only fitting that Number 19 would provide a little showmanship for those showing appreciation for him.

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