Tag Archives: Metropolitan Division

2019-20 Division Breakdown – NHL Results Through 1/3 of the NHL Season: Metropolitan Division.

Emilee Chinn/Getty Images With another Thanksgiving in the United States come and gone, most NHL teams have completed about one-third of their 2019-20 season. In the past, it was generally believed that teams who were in a playoff position at … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Division Storylines: Which Teams Are Hot, and Which Teams Are Cold? Which Players Are Leading the Points Race?

What is going on around the Metropolitan Division? Continue reading

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Metropolitan Division News Roundup: A Busy Day On Monday

Photo: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports Monday was filled with news out of the seven cities within the NHL’s Metropolitan Division, as injuries begin to pile up, and one of the biggest stars in the division could be facing legal troubles. … Continue reading

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T.J. Oshie, John Carlson Lead Caps To A 5-2 victory Over Rangers, Michal Kempny Scores in Return

Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals defeated the New York Rangers 5-2 Friday night at Capital One Arena in a game that was preceded by Washington Nationals Max Scherzer and Adam Eaton helping in pregame festivities. The Capitals now hit … Continue reading

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Capitals Fall to Hurricanes 3-2 in Overtime Home Opener, Garnet Hathaway Scores First Caps Goal

Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images After opening their season with two victories on the road, the Capitals fell to the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 in their 2019-20 home opener on a night that saw offseason signing Garnet Hathaway score his first … Continue reading

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2019-20 NoVa Caps Metropolitan Division Predictions

On the eve of the 2019-20 NHL season, the NoVa Caps staff unveils their annual predictions for the Metropolitan Division. With teams like the New Jersey Devils and New York Rangers making some big roster upgrades over the offseason, the … Continue reading

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2019-20 Metropolitan Division Preview

Photo: Cardiac Cane The Metropolitan Division features the Washington Capitals, the reigning division winners for the past four seasons, and the Pittsburgh Penguins, who have made the Stanley Cup Playoffs for 12 consecutive seasons (the longest active streak in the NHL). This … Continue reading

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Looking At The Capitals’ Biggest Threats In The Metropolitan Division

Photo: WaPo The Washington Capitals are going into the 2019-20 season as the favorite to win the Metropolitan Division for the fifth straight year. The division is one of, if not the best in the NHL and it got a … Continue reading

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The Russians Are Coming!: A Look at the Influx of Russian Goaltenders in the Metropolitan Division

Photos: KHL “The Russians are Coming, The Russians are coming!” was a cry from an old movie during the Cold War era. Today in a hockey context, the saying could be used to describe the bevy of Russian goaltenders that … Continue reading

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Department of Defense: Ranking The Defensive Corps in the Metropolitan Division

It’s no secret that the Metro will be one of the strongest divisions in the NHL this season, and likely going forward. With eight teams now in a position to battle for one of the three division playoff spots, as … Continue reading

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