Tag Archives: Nick Jensen

Grading Capitals’ GM Brian MacLellan’s Moves From The 2021-22 Season

Photo: NBC Olympics Another year of Washington Capitals hockey has come and gone as has another round of moves after a third straight first-round exit in the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs. They did not work out as well as everyone … Continue reading

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Blueline Performance Review: Ranking And Grading The Washington Capitals Defensemen For The 2021-22 Season

As we continue to wrap-up our analysis of the Washington Capitals 2021-22 season, we  next take a look at the performance of the Capitals defensemen during the regular season. This post will ultimately generate team ranking and grades for each of … Continue reading

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Blueline Pipeline: Assessing The Capitals Organizational Depth On Defense And Lead Indicators For 2022-23 Opening Night Roster

It’s beneficial to regularly conduct a “big picture” assessment of an organization’s depth by position in order to gain a solid understanding of the status of certain attributes within the organization. The periodic review is also essential in identifying necessary … Continue reading

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From Questionable Acquisition To The Capitals Best Shutdown Defenseman: Nick Jensen Has Come A Long Way

You would probably be hard-pressed to find someone who thinks anybody but John Carlson is the Washington Capitals’ best offensive defenseman this season. Carlson is once again having a career year in the points category and remains a driving force … Continue reading

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Capitals’ GM Brian MacLellan’s Five Best Trades

Photo: Zimbio With the 2022 NHL Trade Deadline a week away, NoVa Caps takes a look at Washington Capitals GM Brian MacLellan’s five best trades since taking over.

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Grades For Capitals’ GM Brian MacLellan’s Past Trade Deadline Moves

Photo: Getty Images With the 2022 NHL Trade Deadline just under a month away, NoVa Caps reviews Washington Capitals GM Brian MacLellan’s first seven trade deadlines on the job. 

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Capitals Down Predators In Music City, 4-1; Virginia’s Joe Snively Scores Again

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals downed the Nashville Predators, 4-1 Tuesday night at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. The victory improves the Capitals record to 27-15-9 (63 points) on the season.

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Capitals 2021-22 Season Player Grades Through NHL All-Star Break

With the 2022 NHL All-Star Game in the books, the 2021-22 regular season is about to enter its peak level when games resume on Monday. With 47 games of the Washington Capitals’ season in the books, NoVa Caps grades each … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals 2022 All-Star Break Vacations

Believe it or not, more than half of the Washington Capitals 2021-22 regular season (57% to be exact) is in the books, with the home-stretch and run for the playoffs set to get started on Tuesday. But before teams begin their … Continue reading

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Nick Jensen Practices, T.J. Oshie Remains Out: News From Capitals Monday Practice

The Washington Capitals returned to work on Monday following an optional practice on Sunday and a full day off on Saturday. The team will depart for Pittsburgh this afternoon in advance of their tilt with the Penguins on Tuesday night.

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