Tag Archives: Montreal Canadiens

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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Washington at Montreal Preview: Capitals Conclude Road Trip Against Canadiens at Bell Centre

The Washington Capitals visit the Montreal Canadiens on Monday night for the second and final time this season. The Canadiens beat the Capitals in a wild one by a final of 6-4 back on November 1. Action from Bell Centre … Continue reading

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From Kolzig to Holtby: Looking at the Washington Capitals’ Goalie Carousel – Part 2

Photo: Elsa/Getty Images For many years, Olaf Kolzig manned the goal-crease in Washington, backstopping the Capitals to an appearance in the 1998 Stanley Cup Finals. However, in the mid-2000’s the Capitals invested in the future in net by drafting youngsters … Continue reading

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Around The League In 31 Days: Radio Host to Visit All NHL Arenas in a Month

It’s a feat that few fans, if any, have ever accomplished. It will be a grueling task, one that will require a firm resolve and that will truly test one fan’s love for the sport of hockey. Many people have … Continue reading

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Capitals at Canadiens – Inside the Numbers: A Third Period Collapse In Montreal

Lackluster first and third periods doomed the Capitals Thursday night in Montreal, as the Caps gave-up a late 4-3 lead to lose 6-4. The Capitals return to the ice on Saturday when they begin a five-game home stand against the Dallas … Continue reading

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Canadiens Outlast Capitals, 6-4; Eller and Ovechkin Each Notch Two-Goal Games

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals fell to the Montreal Canadiens by a final score of 6-4 at Bell Centre on Thursday night despite leading 4-3 in the final five minutes of the game. The Capitals ended their Canadian road trip … Continue reading

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As Capitals Enter Busy November, Reirden Says No Player is at “100 Percent”

Photo credit: James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports It wasn’t a big surprise when Capitals Head Coach Todd Reirden announced yesterday that veteran defenseman Brooks Orpik would sit out tonight’s game against the Montreal Canadiens. Orpik played just 10 minutes and change … Continue reading

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