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Releasing the Kraken: A Look At the Seattle Kraken’s Historical Home Opener

NHL On December 4. 2018, the National Hockey League awarded Seattle, Washington, an expansion franchise, the second such team to join the league’s existing teams after the Vegas Golden Knights began play in the 2017-18 season. Just under three years … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Nic Dowd Out Day-To-Day With Lower-Body Injury

Washington Capitals center Nic Dowd did not participate at the team’s practice on Sunday due to a lower-body injury after playing 14:08 in Saturday’s 4-3 overtime loss to the Calgary Flames.

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Capitals’ Martin Fehervary Scores First Career NHL Goal vs. Flames

Defenseman Martin Fehervary scored the first goal of his NHL career during the second period of the Washington Capitals’ game against the Calgary Flames on Saturday afternoon.

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Hurricanes’ “Did The Habs Lose?” Go Daddy Site Hacked

Prior to the Carolina Hurricanes’ first meeting against the Montreal Canadiens this season at Bell Centre on Thursday night, the team created a website on GoDaddy called “Did The Habs Lose?” The two teams have been trolling each other for … Continue reading

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Dancing Through The Devils For A Goal: Daniel Sprong Scores First Goal of 2021-22 Season In Impressive Fashion

Mike Stobe/NHLI via Getty Images During the 2020-21 season, forward Daniel Sprong emerged as a potential impact player for the Washington Capitals, impressing with offensive skill and good skating ability. During the second period of the Capitals’ game against the … Continue reading

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Give-And-Go Goal: Nick Jensen Scores First Goal of the 2021-22 Season On Odd-Man Rush

John McCreary/NHLI via Getty Images Entering Tuesday night’s game against the Colorado Avalanche, Washington Capitals defenseman Nick Jensen had scored just two goals in 143 Games Played in a Washington sweater, both coming last season. However, unlike the length of … Continue reading

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Projected Lines For Avalanche At Capitals

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette stated in his morning media session that goaltender Ilya Samsonov and forward Connor McMichael will get their first starts of the season tonight against the Colorado Avalanche. Here are the … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Nicklas Backstrom’s Hip Recovery Process “Still At The Beginning”

Head coach Peter Laviolette told the media on Monday that Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom, who was placed on long-term injured reserve prior to the start of the season, has skated but remains at the “beginning” of the recovery from … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Climbs To Fifth Place On NHL’s Total Goals List

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images Left-wing Alex Ovechkin scored the 804th goal of his NHL career (regular season and Stanley Cup Playoffs combined) in the Washington Capitals‘ 2-1 overtime loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning at Capital One Arena on Saturday, … Continue reading

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Capitals Fall to Lightning 2-1 In Overtime, Alex Ovechkin Scores Third Goal of the Season

Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning at Capital One Arena on Saturday night in overtime by a score of 2-1. The win-loss brings their record to 1-0-1 on the young 2021-22 season.

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