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Brawl on Broadway: Scramble In Front of the Capitals’ Net Leads To Two-Team Brawl

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images With the Washington Capitals having lost captain Alex Ovechkin after one shift, with two forwards and a defenseman already out of the lineup, the team would require grit and grind from the rest of the lineup to … Continue reading

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Capitals Down Rangers, 6-3, Without Alex Ovechkin, T.J. Oshie, Evgeny Kuznetsov, Justin Schultz; Bruins Clinch Final Stanley Cup Playoff Spot In East Division

The Washington Capitals beat the New York Rangers by a score of 6-3 at Madison Square Garden on Monday night to eliminate the Blueshirts from Stanley Cup Playoff contention. The win lifted the Capitals into a tie with the Pittsburgh … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Leaves Game Against Rangers After Just One Shift, Will Not Return

With Evgeny Kuznetsov and T.J. Oshie out of the Washington Capitals’ lineup against the New York Rangers, the return of Captain Alex Ovechkin and Alternate captain John Carlson were welcome bits of news for Head Coach Peter Laviolette’s team. However, … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin, John Carlson Game-Time Decisions, Vitek Vanecek Will Start In Goal, T.J. Oshie Will Not Play Tonight (Personal Reasons): News From Capitals Morning Skate

The Washington Capitals face the New York Rangers for the seventh time this season tonight at Madison Square Garden. The two teams will wrap-up their eight-game season series on Wednesday night, which will also be the Capitals final road game of … Continue reading

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Capitals at Rangers: Series Review And Trends Analysis

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The Capitals and Rangers wrap-up their eight-game season series with a two-game set at Madison Square Garden on Monday and Wednesday nights. The New York sojourn will also mark the final road trip of the … Continue reading

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Washington at New York Series Preview: Capitals On the Road Final Time This Season Against Rangers

Photo: Al Bello/Getty Images The Washington Capitals will take their final road trip of the season, stopping in Manhattan to face the Rangers on Monday (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington, ESPN+) and Wednesday (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington+, … Continue reading

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Capitals Can Clinch Stanley Cup Playoff Spot With Win, Rangers Loss To Islanders On Thursday

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images In addition to the East Division lead, the Washington Capitals’ game against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington) could feature a trip to the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs on the … Continue reading

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Divisional Playoff Races Coming Down To The Wire

Photo: Rob Carr/Getty Images With most teams across the NHL down to 10 or fewer games before the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs start in May, some races for the Stanley Cup Playoffs could go to the final whistle. The East … Continue reading

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Grading Each East Division Team’s Trade Deadline

Photo: Detroit News The top four teams in East Division made major upgrades while the Buffalo Sabres and New Jersey Devils were big sellers and others like the Philadelphia Flyers and New York Rangers were relatively quiet. NoVa Caps reviews … Continue reading

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Outlook for East Division Teams Heading Into NHL Trade Deadline

Photo: Rob Carr/Getty Images Despite the fact that the NHL Trade Deadline is six days away, there has not been much movement across the league due to travel restrictions, mandatory quarantines, and the flat salary cap. NoVa Caps takes a … Continue reading

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