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Tom Wilson Scores First Goal Since Returning to the Lineup, Assisted By Nicklas Backstrom

Screenshot: NBC Sports Washington Tom Wilson scored his first goal of the 2022-23 regular season in the second period of the Washington Capitals’ January 16 game against the New York Islanders.

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Nic Dowd Leaves Game Against Islanders With Lower-Body Injury, Will Not Return

The Washington Capitals not only found themselves down by two goals entering the first intermission of their January 16 game against the New York Islanders, but also down a Center in the form of Nic Dowd.

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Preview: Capitals Finally Land On Long Island

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Washington Capitals visit the New York Islanders on Monday night for the first meeting of the season between the two teams. The teams split four games between them last season with each winning on … Continue reading

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2022-23 Metropolitan Division Preview

With the 2022-23 NHL season starting on Tuesday (for the Eastern Conference), NoVa Caps concludes their annual division previews. Today, we will preview the Metropolitan Division.

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Milestone Hat Trick for Adam Oates: Retro Recap – Washington Capitals vs New York Islanders – October 8, 1997

Photo: John McDonnell The Washington Post Unlike recent NHL seasons, which have started relatively late due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the 1997-98 NHL season was one that started relatively early on the calendar, as the Capitals played their first game … Continue reading

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Best And Worst Offseason Moves In Metropolitan Division

Photo: 1st Ohio Battery With the most significant moves of the NHL offseason likely in the rear view mirror, teams made some that will change their product on the ice for the better while others may have made ones they … Continue reading

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Report: Kadri To Sign With Flames After Rumored Deal With Islanders Falls Through; Calgary Working On Moving Monahan

Photo: Sportsnet According to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman, unrestricted free agent center Nazem Kadri, who is coming off of a Stanley Cup win with the Colorado Avalanche last season, will sign a seven-year contract that carries a $7 million cap hit … Continue reading

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Report: Islanders To Sign UFA, 2022 Stanley Cup Champion Kadri; Contract Terms Undisclosed

Photo: THN According to Colorado Hockey Now’s Adrian Dater, unrestricted free agent center Nazem Kadri, who is coming off of a Stanley Cup victory with the Colorado Avalanche last season, will sign with the New York Islanders. Terms of the … Continue reading

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Examining All 32 NHL Goaltending Tandems (Or Trios) For 2022-23 Season: Part III

Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/NHLI via Getty Images After a lot of NHL teams changed their goalie outlook whether that is for the better or worse this offseason, NoVa Caps concludes their series in looking at all 32 situations in the … Continue reading

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2022 NHL Offseason Grades: Metropolitan Division

Photo: Getty Images With the 2022 NHL Draft in the books and most of the key unrestricted free agents under contract for the 2022-23 camapign, teams have changed their teams for the better, worse, or maybe not much. NoVa Caps … Continue reading

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