Tag Archives: Morning Skate

Capitals Daily Report: The Time is Now

The last time the Washington Capitals practiced at Kettler, they were staring at a 3-1 series deficit. Four short days later, here we are. The Capitals rallied on home ice in Game 5 and dominated the Penguins in Pittsburgh in Game … Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Back to the Steel City as the Caps Look to Steal one in Enemy Territory

The Washington Capitals are on a mission to bring the series back to the District on Wednesday night. Prior to tonight’s Game 6, the Capitals held a morning skate at PPG Paints Arena. Puck drop is 7:30 pm. 

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Capitals Daily Report: Get Your Popcorn Ready

Photo: @Capitals The atmosphere for Game 4 is expected to be intense after the tension in both locker rooms heightened following Game 3. The Capitals are looking to gain momentum and head back to DC with the series tied going into … Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Caps Look to Push Leafs off the Cliff

Photo: @Capitals “If you have the opportunity to push someone off the cliff, you want to push them off.” That was the quote that Barry Trotz stated in a conference call on Saturday, when asked about the upcoming task at hand … Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Latest on Alzner, Recalls, Game 5 Prep, and More!

The Capitals will return to action on their home ice tonight for Game 5 after splitting the road trip in Toronto. With the series even at two games apiece, the best of seven has turned into a best of three. … Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Changes in Lines and Collisions… Oh my!

Photo: @Capitals Today was a wild morning skate at the Air Canada Centre, to say the least. Once again, Braden Holtby collided with a teammate and Barry Trotz shook up the forward lines. The Capitals will look to right the … Continue reading

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De Ja Vu, Braden Holtby Collides with a Teammate at Practice

For the second year in a row during a practice prior to Game 4 in the first round, Braden Holtby was involved in a collision. Last year it happened with an unidentified teammate while the team was in Philadelphia and he … Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Maple Leafs Get a Defenseman Back While Caps Could be Without One Tonight

Photo: @Capitals The Capitals look to return to winning ways and take back home ice advantage in the series with a win in Game 3 tonight. It won’t be an easy task, as they face the Maple Leafs in a hostile road environment. … Continue reading

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No Karl Alzner at Morning Skate

The Capitals held their game-day morning skate at 11:30am Monday morning at the Air Canada Center in Toronto. Karl Alzner did not participate. 

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Images From Morning Skate (PHOTOS)

The Capitals returned to practice Saturday morning to begin preparations for game 2 of their first round tilt with the Toronto Maple Leafs. NoVa Caps photographer Debbie Pierce was on hand to capture a few of the images from the team’s Morning Skate … Continue reading

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