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Round Two Series Preview: Pittsburgh Penguins Versus Washington Capitals

Round Two Series Preview of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals Continue reading

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Capitals and Penguins Both Missing Key Defensemen in Tonight’s Matchup

Geoff Burke/USA Today Despite pounding the Philadelphia Flyers yesterday afternoon, it wasn’t all celebration for the Capitals. Defenseman John Carlson missed the final two periods with an injury, and despite being a possibility for tonight’s game against the Pittsburgh Penguins, … Continue reading

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The Caps Plan to “Wear Down” Letang is Working

Gene J. Puskar/Associated Press Game-planning for a play-off series is an immense and multi-faceted effort, with planning required on many fronts. In fact, game preparation is 24/7 for the life of the series, and this includes developing plans for individual players. 

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Kris Letang Suspended for Marcus Johansson Hit

The NHL’s Department of Public Safety (DoPS) ruled Tuesday afternoon that Penguins defenseman Kris Letang would be suspended one game for his hit in game 3.

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Marcus Johansson Injured on Late Hit by Kris Letang

Justin K. Aller/Getty Images Marcus Johansson left the game at 15:41 of the first period as a result of a hit by Kris Letang. The hit was late and to the upper body/head area of Johansson.

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Star Watch: Which Metropolitan Division Players Will Make the Biggest Impact in 2015-16?

Hockey is inching closer and the 2015-16 NHL season begins less than a month away.  The Metropolitan Division is shaping up to be one the most competitive divisions in the NHL. In the 2014-15 NHL season, the Metropolitan Division had … Continue reading

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