Tag Archives: New York Islanders

Hershey Bears Pay Respects to Humboldt Broncos

Photo: JustSports Photography As reported¬†earlier this week, the Washington Capitals and the New York Islanders’ AHL affiliate teams, the Hershey Bears and the Bridgeport Sound Tigers came together for a pre-game ceremony at tonight’s game in Chocolate Town. This ceremony … Continue reading

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Contract Conversation: A Look at this Offseason’s Defensemen Entering Unrestricted Free Agency [Readers’ Poll]

As the 2017-18 regular season begins to wind down, Washington Capitals’ management is surely starting to look at the cap space they have and who they might be interested in re-signing, trading (if any), or signing in free agency. A … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby Turns In Solid Rebound Effort

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images After a week off to reset before making a playoff push, Braden Holtby earned a nice bounce-back performance in a 6-3 victory against the New York Islanders, his 30th of the season.

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Evgeny Kuznetsov Leaves Friday’s Game in Second Period with Injury

Photos by Patrick Smith/Getty Images During the second period of Friday night’s Capitals game against the New York Islanders, the Washington Capitals and their fans witnessed a scare that involved one of their key centers. Evgeny Kuznetsov was going down … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Down Bridgeport Sound Tigers 3-2 in Friday Night Thriller

Photo: Hershey Bears On a night in which their NHL affiliate downed the New York Islanders 6-3, the Hershey Bears gave the Capitals organization a double victory over the New York Islanders’ with a 3-2 victory over the Isles’ AHL … Continue reading

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Capitals Sink Islanders 6-3, Sweep Two-Game Set; Evgeny Kuznetsov Leaves Game with Injury

Photo: @Capitals The Capitals beat the Islanders 6-3 on Friday night at Capital One Arena. The Caps would take a 1-0 lead in the first period with a power play goal from T.J. Oshie, but the Islanders would respond early … Continue reading

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Charting the Capitals Failed Defensive Zone Exit Attempts for Capitals at Islanders

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Part two of our look at Capitals zone transitions focuses on failed defensive zone exits. The charting effort sets out to identify and aggregate unsuccessful controlled attempts to move the puck out of the defensive … Continue reading

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Capitals Rout Islanders 7-3, Oshie Ends Goal Drought

Photo: Capitals Twitter The Washington Capitals began a home-and-home set against the New York Islanders at Barclays Center on Thursday, winning 7-3.¬†The Capitals came into this one riding a two-game win streak after beating the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 in overtime … Continue reading

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Projected Lines and Shavings for Thursday’s Capitals Game at the Islanders

Photo: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images The Capitals begin a back-to-back stretch on Thursday night against the New York Islanders. First the two teams will square off in Brooklyn before coming back to the district to meet again on Friday night. While … Continue reading

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Capitals Set to Begin a Home-and-Home with Islanders at Barclays Center on Thursday

Photo: AM 970 The Answer The Washington Capitals and New York Islanders begin a home-and-home series when they clash on Thursday night at Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn. The Islanders will follow the Capitals home immediately following the game for a … Continue reading

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