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2022-23 Pre-Opening Night Power Rankings

Photo: Canes Country With the start of the 2022-23 NHL season three days away, NoVa Caps does a second offseason power rankings after more offseason moves and injury news. The first one can be found here. (⬆️Up, ⬇️Down, ➡️No Change represent spaces … Continue reading

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“That’s My Natural Position and That’s Where I’m Looking to Perform”: Connor McMichael Talks Playing Center, Zach Fucale Evaluates His Play in the Capitals’ First Preseason Game

Della Young/NoVa Caps The Washington Capitals kicked off the 2022-23 season with a 4-3 overtime loss to the Buffalo Sabres at Capital One Arena in their first preseason contest. While the preseason may or may not mean much to some, … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals Among Top Three Teams Blackhawks’ Kane Would Accept Trade To

Photo: ABC7 Chicago According to ESPN’s Kevin Weekes, the Edmonton Oilers, New York Rangers, and Washington Capitals are the top three teams on Chicago Blackhawks right-wing Patrick Kane desired trade destination list. He added that the 33-year-old would not accept … Continue reading

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Avalanche Re-sign MacKinnon To Eight-Year, $100.8 Million Contract, Make Him Highest-Paid NHL Player

Photo: NHL.com The Colorado Avalanche announced on Tuesday that the team has re-signed center Nathan MacKinnon to an eight-year contract extension that will carry a $12.6 million cap hit and begin in 2023-24, which will be the highest in the … Continue reading

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The Captain, the Kids, and the Commanders: Alex Ovechkin, Alexander Alexeyev, and Aliaksei Protas Attends Washington Commanders’ Season Opener

NBC Sports Washington Just a few days after joining the Washington Capitals’ informal skates at MedStar Capitals Iceplex, captain Alex Ovechkin attended another first, visiting FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland for the Washington Commanders’ (NFL) first game of the season, … Continue reading

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Bettor Sense: Best Over/Under Points Bets To Take For Final NHL Standings

Photo: NHL.com A week ago, we posted the standings points values that Las Vegas assigned each NHL team for the 2022-23 season. There were plenty that seemed about right while others got a few to lick their chops over the … Continue reading

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Report: ESPN To Broadcast Capitals-Hurricanes’ Stadium Series Game At NC State; Full National Schedule To Be Released Later This Week

Photo: WTOP According to The Athletic’s Sean Shapiro, the full United States national television schedule for the 2022-23 NHL season will be released later this week. It is expected that ESPN will broadcast the 2023 NHL Stadium Series game between … Continue reading

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Stepping Into the Spotlight: Scenes From the NHLPA’s Rookie Showcase at MedStar Capitals Iceplex

Photo: NHL Players Association/@NHLPA On Tuesday, the Washington Capitals hosted the Upper Deck NHL Players’ Association Rookie Showcase at MedStar Capitals Iceplex, the team’s practice facility in Arlington, Virginia. Capitals forward Hendrix Lapierre was among the next wave of NHLers … Continue reading

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Best Remaining UFAs With Two Weeks Left Until NHL Training Camps Open

Photo: NBCS With training camps across the NHL set to open in two and a half weeks, there are a number of players still looking for jobs and will likely get at least a shot at one since teams have … Continue reading

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New Capitals Goaltender Charlie Lindgren Ready to Embrace His New Home: “It’s Just a Heck of A City”

Bruce Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals signed goaltender Charlie Lindgren in free agency to back up new starter Darcy Kuemper this season. The former Montreal Canadien and St. Louis Blue recently spoke highly about the place he will … Continue reading

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