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NHL Winter Classic Television Ratings and Viewership Continue to Plunge, Reaches New All-Time Low

Graphic: NHL This year’s NHL Winter Classic ranked as the lowest rated and least-watched Winter Classic ever (10 telecasts). Ratings and viewership have declined to all-time lows for the past four straight games.

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Battle of the Backups Turns Into Main Event – Grubauer Spectacular in 1-0 Shootout Loss

The Washington Capitals returned from Christmas break and were back in action at Madison Square Garden, playing the Rangers for the second meeting between the two teams. Comentators expressed disappointment that backup goalies Philipp Grubauer and Andre Pavelec were manning the … Continue reading

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Pregame News Links: Capitals at Rangers

The Capitals and Rangers get back on the ice when they meet for the second time this season at Madison Square Garden. Washington took the first meeting by a 4-2 decision. The game will be televised at NBC Sports Network … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Capitals’ Wednesday Morning Skate: Off to New York, and Where’s Chandler Stephenson?

Photo: @Capitals Christmas break has officially come to an end. On Wednesday morning, the Capitals hit the ice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex for a quick morning skate at 8:30 a.m. before departing for New York. Tonight the Capitals will take … Continue reading

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Capitals Look to End 2017 on a High Note

Photo: NHL/Getty Images 2017 has been a relatively good calendar year for the Washington Capitals. From a franchise record 15-game home winning streak, to clinching their second straight Presidents Trophy, to big individual accomplishments such as Alex Ovechkin’s 1,000th point … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin’s Top Five Goals Against Henrik Lundqvist

As the Washington Capitals prepare for their game against the New York Rangers on Wednesday night, NoVa Caps takes a look at the five best of 22 goals in Alex Ovechkin‘s career against the Henrik Lundqvist, the most goals he’s … Continue reading

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Five Storylines Going Into Capitals-Rangers on Wednesday Night Rivalry

The Washington Capitals and the New York Rangers face off for the second time this season Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden in New York. The game can be seen on NBC Sports Network at 8:00 PM. 

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Capitals Dump Rangers 4-2, Win 4th Straight Game

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the New York Rangers 4-2 Friday night at Capital One Arena. The win was the 4th straight for the Capitals. The win also improved the Capitals record to 18-11-1. The Capitals … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Friday’s Capitals Optional Morning Skate: Bring on Shattenkirk and the Rangers, Plus the Latest News on T.J. Oshie

The Capitals wrap up their season-long five-game homestand tonight against their Metropolitan Division rivals, the New York Rangers. It is a four-way tie for second place in the Metro Division and the Capitals trail the Devils for first place by just … Continue reading

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Capitals Wrap Up Homestand Against the Rangers

The Washington Capitals will host the New York Rangers on Friday in the first of four meetings between the two teams this season. They split four games of their series last season, with New York taking the first two before … Continue reading

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