Tag Archives: Nic Dowd

Dowd Dominance: Nic Dowd’s Recent Faceoff Effectiveness A Highlight As the Capitals Look To Improve On The Dot

Patrick Smith/Getty Images Center Nic Dowd has been a regular feature on the Washington Capitals’ fourth-line for the last two seasons and now in his third campaign in a Caps sweater, the former seventh-round pick of the Los Angeles Kings … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Nic Dowd Says Michael Peca Has Helped “A Lot” With Faceoffs

Washington Capitals center Nic Dowd told the media prior to the team’s game against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington) that he met with player development coach Matthew Peca about taking more faceoffs and … Continue reading

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Blue Chip Bottom Six: Expected Goals And Scoring Chances For Capitals Forwards At The Quarter Pole

With just over 25% of the Washington Capitals abbreviated regular season now officially in the books, it’s a good time to take a look at several of the the key statistics for the team. Last week we looked at the … Continue reading

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Sabres At Capitals: Second Period Advanced Stats

The Capitals took their first lead of the game early in the second period with a goal from Nic Dowd (2) at 4:14 of the middle frame, making it 2-1. Jakub Vrana (2) and John Carlson (3) had the helpers. … Continue reading

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Capitals Fall To Penguins, 4-3 In Shootout; Alex Ovechkin Scores First Goal Of The Season

The Washington Capitals fell to the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 (SO) Sunday afternoon at PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh. The loss drops the Capitals record to 2-0-1 on the season. The same two teams go at it again Tuesday night in … Continue reading

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No Hearing For Nic Dowd’s Hit To Eric Staal

There will be no hearing by the NHL’s Department of Player Safety (DoPS) for the hit made by Washington Capitals center Nic Dowd on Buffalo Sabres Eric Staal in Thursday night’s Capitals-Sabres game.

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Capitals’ Garnet Hathaway and Nic Dowd’s Podcast, “Between Two Blue Lines” Returns for Season 2

Screencap: @Capitals The Washington Capitals announced on Thursday morning that forwards Garnet Hathaway and Nic Dowd’s Between Two Blue Lines podcast is returning for a season two in the new year. Episode one has been wrapped and is available for listening … Continue reading

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Nic And Paige Dowd Announce Dowd’s Crowd Holiday Fundraiser

Nic and Paige Dowd are holding a Dowd’s Crowd holiday fundraiser aimed at raising money to benefit families in the DC Public Schools autism community.

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2021 Caps at Home Calendar Now Available

The Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and the Washington Capitals announced Thursday morning the release of their 2021 “Caps At Home”calendar. The calendar features photos of every Capitals player, including family and hobby-related images. All proceeds from the sale of the … Continue reading

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Review Of Washington Capitals Injuries From the 2019-20 Regular Season

Fortunately for the Washington Capitals, they were the healthiest team in the NHL last season when it comes to total man-games lost. Unfortunately for the Capitals the healthy season and opportunity was ultimately squandered in the postseason. Here is our … Continue reading

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