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Clash Of The Titans – The Metropolitan Division Is Showing Its Superiority Over the Rest of the NHL

The Metropolitan Division is tight and is shaping up to be a dogfight down the stretch. Continue reading

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The Streak: A Look Back at the Capitals’ Historic Winning Streak 10 Years Later – Part 1

Greg Fiume/Getty Images North America On January 13, 2010, the Washington Capitals beat the Florida Panthers on the road in a shootout in a game in which they had fallen behind 4-1, only to come back to win in a … Continue reading

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2019-20 Metropolitan Division Trade Deadline Preview

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images With just over a month left before the 2020 NHL Trade Deadline, teams from around the Metropolitan Division are looking at how best to position themselves for a postseason run or over the long run. While … Continue reading

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Tail Of Two Cities: Washington Capitals’ Pup And New York Islanders’ Pup Meet For The First Time

Photo: @CapsPup On Friday, the Washington Capitals and Captain traveled up to Long Island for a Saturday matinee against the New York Islanders, which was a crazy 6-4 comeback win for the visiting team. The Caps Pup made a surprise … Continue reading

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Capitals Stun Islanders, 6-4, With Five-Goal Third Period; Alex Ovechkin Scores Eighth In Three Games

Photo: Mike Stobe/Getty Images Despite trailing 4-1 in the third period, the Washington Capitals defeated the New York Islanders by a score of 6-4 at Nassau Coliseum on Saturday afternoon. The victory extended the Capitals’ lead for first in the … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Ties Mario Lemieux For Career Goals

Alex Ovechkin scored his 690th NHL career goal against the New York Islanders Saturday afternoon at Nassau Coliseum.  The goal allowed him to tie Mario Lemieux for tenth place on the All Time list for career goals.

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Washington at New York Preview: Capitals Clash With Islanders On Saturday Afternoon

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Washington Capitals visit the New York Islanders for the second and final time and for the third meeting overall between the two teams this season on Saturday afternoon. After the Capitals beat the Islanders by … Continue reading

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A Paw-fect Day: Caps Pup Visits America’s VetDogs In New York

Photo: CapsPup via Twitter The Washington Capitals traveled up to Long Island ahead of a Metro Division matchup against the New York Islanders. However, they weren’t the only ones traveling. Captain, the team dog and service dog in training made … Continue reading

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Capitals Head To Long Island Before Bye-Week And All-Star Break: Friday Practice News

The Capitals were right back to work this morning at MedStar Capitals Iceplex following their 5-2 win over the Devils last night at Cap One. Following today’s practice the team will depart for Long Island in advance of their Saturday … Continue reading

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A Deceiving Record: The Capitals Are Leading the Standings, But Have Not Dominated Versus the Metropolitan Division

The Washington Capitals need to improve their record versus their Metropolitan Division foes. Continue reading

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