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Capitals, Vanecek Blank Islanders, 2-0 In Island Matinee

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Washington Capitals downed the New York Islanders, 2-0 Saturday afternoon at the newly minted UBS Arena on Long Island. Vitek Vanecek stopped all 23 shots he faced in his third career shutout. The victory improves … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Returns To Practice, Carl Hagelin And Dmitry Orlov Will Not Travel To New York: News And Notes From Friday’s Practice

The Washington Capitals were back at work Friday morning at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. The team held one final workout before departing for New York Friday afternoon in advance of their tilt with the Islanders on Saturday.

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Alex Ovechkin Sits Out Practice, Preparations For The Islanders: News From Capitals’ Thursday Practice

After a day off on Wednesday, the Washington Capitals were back to work Thursday morning to begin preparations for the New York Islanders. The Capitals will practice again on Friday before departing for Long Island Friday afternoon in advance of … Continue reading

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Report: World Junior Championship To Be Completed This Summer

IIHF President Luc Tardif announced today that the World Junior Championship that was cancelled in December is planned to be played this summer. He said that the exact dates will be announced during the upcoming Beijing Olympics which begin the … Continue reading

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Performance Review: Ilya Samsonov And Vitek Vanecek After The First 37 Games

The Washington Capitals have completed 37 games of their 2o21-22 regular season and amassed a record of 20-8-9 (49 points). That’s good enough for third place in the Metropolitan Division.

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Shane Gersich, Joe Snively Score In Bears 4-3 (SO) Loss To Islanders

Photo: JustSports Photography/Hershey Bears The Bridgeport Islanders downed the Hershey Bears 4-3 (SO) Wednesday night at Giant Center in Hershey. The loss drops the Bears’ record to 18-10-2-2 (40 points) on the season.

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Capitals Give Up Six Unanswered Goals, Blitzed By Bruins, 7-3

Photo: Scott Taetsch/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Boston Bruins, 7-3, Monday night at Capital One Arena. The Capitals jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead early in the first period, but then proceeded to give up six unanswered … Continue reading

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Garrett Pilon Scores 11th Goal Of The Season In Bears 3-2 Win Over Penguins

Photo: JustSports Photography/Hershey Bears The Hershey Bears downed the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, 3-2 Sunday night at Giant Center in Hershey. The win improves the Bears’ record to 18-10-2-1 (39 points) on the season.

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Shane Gersich Scores Two Goals (Again), As Bears Down Penguins, 3-0

Photo: JustSports Photography/Hershey Bears The Hershey Bears downed the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, 3-0 Saturday night at Giant Center in Hershey. Shane Gersich scored a pair of goals and Hunter Shepard stopped all 20 shots he faced. The victory improves the Bears’ … Continue reading

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Zach Fucale Will Start Against Wild

Photo: @Capitals Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette met with the media prior tonight’s game against the Wild in Minnesota where he announced that Zach Fucale will get the start in goal tonight for the Capitals. Laviolette also told media … Continue reading

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