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Capitals Down Canadiens 2-1, Win 4th Consecutive Metropolitan Division Title

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Image The Washington Capitals beat the Montreal Canadiens 2-1 Thursday night at Capital One Arena. The win gives Washington their fourth-consecutive Metropolitan Division title. The Capitals will wrap-up the regular season on Saturday when they host … Continue reading

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Montreal at Washington Preview: Capitals Look To Lock Up Metro Against Canadiens On Thursday Night

Photo: CBC The Washington Capitals host the Montreal Canadiens for the final meeting between the two teams this season on Thursday night. After the Canadiens took a wild contest by a score of 6-4 at Bell Centre on November 1, the … Continue reading

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Who Is the Caps’ Ideal First Round Opponent? [Readers Poll]

Photo: @Capitals With three games remaining in their season, the Caps are gearing up for the playoffs and it’s time to analyze who they might play in the first round. The Caps look likely to win the Metropolitan Division for … Continue reading

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With The Stanley Cup Playoffs Just Two Weeks Away, The Capitals Must Keep The Mental Focus To the Finish Line

The 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs are less than two weeks away. Continue reading

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Capitals Alumni Profile – Alexander Semin

Photo: Dilip Vashwanat/Getty Images In the early years of the Alex Ovechkin era, the Capitals’ now-captain was one of two prominent goal scorers on the team that would eventually form the nucleus of the team’s core. The other, Alexander Semin, … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Division Contenders’ Performance — Week of March 10-16

Photo: NHL via Getty Images With the end of the 2018-19 NHL regular season approaching, NoVa Caps figured it was time to examine the performance of the teams in contention for playoff position in the Metropolitan Division.  At the present … Continue reading

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Report: Andre Burakovsky May Want A Better Opportunity Elsewhere, Caps’ Asking Price Deemed Too High By Other Teams

Throughout the last month or so, Capitals forward Andre Burakovsky has been the subject of trade chatter throughout the league, with the Caps reportedly seeking a similar player and mid-to-high draft picks in return in any potential trade. While the … Continue reading

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Former Capitals Defenseman Karl Alzner Placed On Waivers By Canadiens

Photo: Sportsnet Ex-Washington Capitals and current Montreal Canadiens defenseman Karl Alzner was placed on waivers on Monday afternoon, most likely for contract termination purposes.

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Capitals @ Canadiens – Inside The Numbers: Ovechkin Scores Twice, Lars Eller Wins It In Overtime

A wild one in Montreal on Monday night. The Capitals battled back to tie the game and send it to overtime, where Lars Eller answered 21,000 boo birds with the game winning score. Our complete game recap can be found … Continue reading

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Injury-Plagued Capitals Overcome Canadiens, 5-4, (OT) In Another Wild Affair, End Road Trip 3-1-0; Alex Ovechkin Scores Twice and Lars Eller Gets The Game-Winner

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals ended their four-game road defeating the Montreal Canadiens by a final score of 5-4 in overtime at Bell Centre on Monday night on a Lars Eller marker in overtime. Goaltender Braden Holtby got the win … Continue reading

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