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Outdoor Hockey in August: The 2018 “Henke and Zucca” Summer Classic Set to Go in Oslo, Norway

The New York Rangers’ Mats Zuccarello and Henrik Lundqvist are teaming up for the 2018 Henke and Zucca Summer Classic, an outdoor charity game to be held this Saturday at Ulleval Stadium in Oslo, Norway. The event, expected to fill … Continue reading

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Can Christian Djoos Become the Next Mattias Ekholm?: A Swedish Article on the Capitals’ Young Defenseman

Before this season, Capitals defenseman Christian Djoos was highly-touted among many within the organization as one of the team’s brightest defensive prospects. In this translated article by Måns Karlsson of the Swedish website www.hockeyswerige.se. Karlsson talks about Djoos’ development and his potential ability … Continue reading

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Capitals Return Home to Host Predators

Photo: Washington Capitals The Washington Capitals will host the Nashville Predators on Thursday night for the final meeting between the two teams this season. The Predators defeated the Capitals 6-3 in the first meeting of the season back on November … Continue reading

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Swedes Prep for a Competitive, Physical Tournament, Poised to “Pillage and Plunder”

Less than three hours after landing in Washington D.C.,  Team Sweden descended upon the Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington for their first practice in the “new world”. “This is kind of a tough practice for us” said coach Rikard Gronborg, … Continue reading

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