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News and Notes from Capitals Morning Skate – 11/10/2017: Home Cooking

Photo: @Capitals The Capitals return home from a one-game road trip to take on the Pittsburgh Penguins at 7th and F Street tonight. Here are the news and notes from the morning skate. 

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The Capitals Get An Important Special Teams Win

There’s no doubt the Capitals special teams has been struggling this season. Ranked in the bottom 5 in penalty kill and in the bottom half on the powerplay, they are nowhere near what they were last season. “That was one … Continue reading

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Unlikely Heroes Step Up for Two Big Wins For the Capitals

Photo by Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images The Capitals had a tough first month of the season as they ended October with a 5-6-1 record, which also included a poor 1-3 record on their home ice. The Capitals entered the … Continue reading

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Capitals Bounce Bruins 3-2, Win 10th Straight Against Boston

The Capitals beat the Bruins for the 10th straight meeting 3-1, getting two goals from Tom Wilson and another by Alex Ovechkin. Washington was able to string consecutive wins together for the first time since October 5 and 7, the … Continue reading

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Capitals Back in Action Against Bruins at TD Garden

Photo: NHL The Washington Capitals (6-6-1, 13 pts) will play their only game of a one-game road trip on Saturday when they visit the Boston Bruins (5-3-3, 13 pts) on Saturday night at TD Garden. The Capitals will look to … Continue reading

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Capitals Outlast Islanders 4-3, Lars Eller Scores Twice

Photos: Washington Capitals/NHL The Washington Capitals beat to the New York Islanders 4-3 Thursday night at Capital One Arena. The win raised the Capitals record to 6-6-1 for the season. The Capitals next face the Bruins in Boston on Saturday. … Continue reading

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October Observations: Can the Capitals Rebound from their 5-6-1 Start?

How can the Capitals recover in November after a slow start in October? Continue reading

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Smith Makes 29 Saves, Flames Extinguish Capitals 2-1

Photo by Gerry Thomas/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to 1-2-0 on their Western Canadian road trip and 5-6-1 overall, falling to the Calgary Flames 2-1.  After a strong game, fatigue seemed to catch up with the Caps … Continue reading

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Capitals Cruise to Calgary to Take On Flames

Photo: NHL The Washington Capitals conclude their western Canadian trip on Sunday, finishing their third set of back-to-back games this season against the Calgary Flames. The Capitals broke a two-game losing skid last night with a 5-2 victory over the … Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov Comes Up Big in 2-goal Third Period that Powers Capitals past Oilers

Center Lars Eller may have been a huge standout in the Capitals’ 5-2 victory at Rogers Place against the Edmonton Oilers, but center Evgeny Kuznetsov came up big as well. 

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