Tag Archives: Matt Niskanen

Capital Review 2017-18: Matt Niskanen

Getty Images North America After the Capitals’ Stanley Cup win on Thursday night, the NHL season, in terms of game action is officially over. In the coming weeks, teams will begin preparing for the offseason, including the NHL Entry Draft, … Continue reading

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T.J. Oshie and Matt Niskanen Once Again Take the Metro to the Game

Photo: @Danadaniello Hockey players are superstitious. After the Washington Capitals won Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals, a contest that T.J. Oshie and Matt Niskanen arrived to in style, they once again did the same commute for Monday’s Game … Continue reading

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T.J. Oshie and Matt Niskanen Talk About Riding the Metro to Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals

Photo: @wheelsee With several street closures surrounding Capital One Arena for the Stanley Cup Finals, it’s become a challenge for both fans and players alike to drive to the game. T.J. Oshie and Matt Niskanen decided their commute to work … Continue reading

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Ovi Strikes Late to Deliver Caps a 4-3 Win and 2-1 Series Lead

Photo: Capitals Twitter Alex Ovechkin struck late to deliver a 4-3 win for the Washington Capitals over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 3 of the Second Round Series, giving the Caps a 2-1 series lead. It was the Capitals’ ninth … Continue reading

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Game 2 Preview: Capitals Look to Bounce Back

Photo: Newsday The Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins will clash in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Second Round at Capital One Arena on Sunday afternoon at 3 PM. The game will be televised nationally on NBC. Pittsburgh took Game … Continue reading

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Keys to the Game 3 Victory: How Did the Washington Capitals Pull Off a Stunning Double Overtime Upset in Columbus?

What adjustments did the Washington Capitals make to steal a Game 3 double overtime victory in Columbus? Continue reading

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Lars Eller Wins It for Capitals, 3-2 in Double OT; Caps Cut Series Deficit to 2-1

Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 in Game 3 at Nationwide Arena on Monday night in double overtime. Columbus leads the series 2-1. The Capitals bounced back after dropping the … Continue reading

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News and Notes’ From Capitals’ Morning Skate on Thursday: Attacking the Preds

The Washington Capitals held a morning skate on Thursday before their matchup with the Nashville Predators. The Capitals conclude the season with a short two-game homestand and will play the next four on home ice since they have home ice … Continue reading

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Capitals Break Blues 4-2 With Three-Goal Second Period, Win Fifth Straight Road Game

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals beat the St. Louis Blues by a final score of 4-2 at Scottrade Center on Monday night for their 11th win in their last 13 games.┬áT.J. Oshie (healthy scratch) and Jay Beagle (upper-body injury) were … Continue reading

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Capitals Ride Four-Goal First Period to Overtake Rangers 4-2; Oshie Stays Hot

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Washington Capitals began a home-and-home series with the New York Rangers with a 4-2 victory at Madison Square Garden. After winning the first two games of the road trip in Detroit and Montreal, the … Continue reading

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