Tag Archives: Matt Murray

5 Storylines Going Into Capitals-Penguins on Wednesday Night Rivalry

Photo: NHL On Wednesday night, the Capitals will look to bounce back from giving up a 3-1 lead and falling 4-3 in overtime in Tampa Bay on Monday night. They will have to do so against the defending back-to-back Stanley … Continue reading

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The Early Preseason Metropolitan Division Picks and Predictions

Preseason predictions of the Metropolitan Division Continue reading

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Metropolitan Division Goaltending Rankings For 2017-18 Season

Goaltender rankings for the Metropolitan Division in 2017-18 Continue reading

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Keys to Victory: What Will the Capitals Need to Do to Defeat the Penguins?

What will the Washington Capitals need to do to defeat the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2017 NHL Playoffs? Continue reading

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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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Predicting the Expansion Draft – Which Goalies are Heading West?

Graphic by Doug Lorman As teams are eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs, many players are preparing for trips, but some of them will be heading to Las Vegas after the expansion draft. We’re going to begin our look into … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Division Report Card: How Are Things Looking at the Half-Way Point?

2017 has just begun and the NHL is in high gear halfway through the 2016-17 season.  The Metropolitan Division is currently flexing its muscle around the league.  If the NHL Playoffs were held right now, 5 Metropolitan Division teams would … Continue reading

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Looking at the Buckets for the World Cup of Hockey

Photo: Washington Capitals A few months ago, NoVa Caps conducted an interview with Swedish artist Dave Gunnarsson, Braden Holtby’s exclusive goalie mask painter. With the highly-anticipated World Cup of Hockey in less than a month, Gunnarsson is working his magic on … Continue reading

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Goaltending Matchup: Holtby vs. Murray

Round two of the playoffs will rely heavily on goaltending for the Capitals and the Penguins.  Pittsburgh will be starting rookie goaltender Matt Murray who set AHL records in the 2014-15 season, and the Capitals will be starting Braden Holtby … Continue reading

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