Tag Archives: Karl Alzner

Welcome Back Iron Man! A Tribute to Karl Alzner

For nine seasons, defenseman Karl Alzner provided the Capitals with a steady presence on the blueline, consistently shutting down the opposition’s best players. When the 2017-18 Capitals took the ice for their home opener tonight, they did so without the … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Evening News Links: Home, Sweet Home!

Photo: Capitals Nathan Walker, Australia set to make NHL debut, Peter Bondra returns to the Caps, prep for home opener against the Canadiens, Karl Alzner returns to the District and much more in this evening’s Capitals links: 

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Capitals vs Canadiens: Inside The Numbers

It’s game number two, and this one should be, shall we say, a doozy. Why? On top of it being the home opener for the Washington Capitals, they get an early visit from an old friend. 

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5 Things To Watch For During Capitals-Canadiens on Saturday

Photo by Mark Goldman/Icon Sportswire Coming off a season-opening 5-4 shootout win at the Senators on Thursday, Washington returns home on Saturday to host the Montreal Canadiens in their 2017-18 home opener. There are plenty of headlines going into this … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Evening News Links: What a Night!

Photo: NHL Caps rally with an Ovi hat trick, Penguins steamrolled in Chi’ town, rolling out the red carpet on a Saturday night, Chocolate town is revving up, prepping for the Canadiens, catching up with Braden Holtby and more n … Continue reading

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Game Preview: Canadiens @ Capitals

The 1-0 Montreal Canadiens take on the 1-0 Washington Capitals in the Capitals home opener. Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Evening News Links: It’s Go Time!

Start your engines! The expectations for Alex Ovechkin, Caps return to your radio, rumors from around the league, news and notes from morning skate in Ottawa, Bears make roster moves and more in this evening’s Capitals’ links: 

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The Early Preseason Atlantic Division Picks and Predictions

Preseason picks for the Atlantic Division in 2017-18 Continue reading

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During Preseason Action, What Are Some Things Barry Trotz is Looking For In Players that Are Hopeful to Crack the Opening Night Roster?

What will Barry Trotz be looking for in the preseason as he fills the remaining holes in the Capitals roster? Continue reading

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Top 10 Capitals Games to Look Forward to this Season

We’re almost there, folks! Training camp is less than two weeks away. The preseason starts three days after that, then the real thing begins on October 5. Here are the Top 10 games you should circle on your calendar! 

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