Tag Archives: Keith Leonard

Blackout Upon Blackout: NBC’s Broadcasting Fiasco

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images  The winds had calmed just enough for levity. Battered by a ferocious and seemingly never-ending wall of wind the day before, those in and around the DC-area, faces familiar with volatile weather patterns, received a brief … Continue reading

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Caps Ground Jets, 4-3

Patrick Smith/Getty Images Ovechkin, Capitals overcome late push to down Jets 4-3 in overtime. 

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Game Day Preview: Islanders @ Capitals

The Washington Capitals hoped to start their season on the right note with a road victory against the Pittsburgh Penguins, but ultimately fell short in a 3-2 shootout loss on Thursday. They will look to get their first notch in … Continue reading

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Recap: Capitals @ Islanders (10/1/2016)

Credit: AP / Jessica Hill While the Washington Capitals celebrate the return of their World Cup cohort, the standouts from their training camp who were left behind continued to impress in a power-play filled 2-1 win over the New York … Continue reading

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Whip-Shawed: NHL Commits Unforced Error With Shaw Suspension

Photo: Washington Post   It’s one of the favorite pastimes amongst sports fans: debating suspensions. No matter what the sport or the infraction, there is never universal agreement when it comes to either the decision to or extent of suspending a … Continue reading

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Capital Gains: Caps Sign Brett Connolly to One-Year Deal

Photo Credit: Joel Auerbach / Getty Images North America Hours after losing left winger Jason Chimera in free agency, the Capitals continue to enrich the competition for the roster spot vacated by his absence.

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Catching Up: Notes From Tom Wilson’s Conference Call After Re-Signing

Photo Credit: NHLI via Getty Images After acquiring center Lars Eller from the Montreal Canadiens on the opening night of the NHL Draft, Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan stated that the team’s attention would turn to re-signing their restricted free … Continue reading

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Chiming Out? Caps’ Elder Statesman Likely To Move On

Photo: Joel Auerbach, Getty Images North America With less than 24 hours until the start of the free agency period, and the official start of the 2016-17 NHL season, the stage is set for the general managers of all 30 … Continue reading

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A Deeper Dive: A Look Into The 2016-17 Schedule

Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images As the NHL draws closer to July 1st and the official start of the 2016-17 NHL season, the topography of the new campaign for the Capitals and the 29 other teams became clearer as the … Continue reading

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Conn Smythe Controversy: Crosby Miscast As Playoff MVP

Photo: Bruce Bennett, Associated Press As the final seconds of the 2015-16 NHL season came and went late Sunday evening, only one team found itself standing. Since early-April, the Pittsburgh Penguins have been a force to be reckoned with, and … Continue reading

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