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The Capitals’ Consistent Inconsistencies

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images To say the Capitals have had consistency issues would be an understatement. After playing a great game and winning against the Pittsburgh Penguins just ten days ago, Washington played three fairly uninspired games, and winning just one … Continue reading

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Capitals Look to Continue Home Dominance against Flames

Photo: NHL The Washington Capitals play the second game of a four-game homestand against the Calgary Flames on Monday night. This will mark the final time these two teams meet this season as Calgary took a 2-1 decision at the … Continue reading

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Photos From Capitals’ Morning Skate at Kettler Capitals Iceplex

ARLINGTON, VA — The Capitals returned to Virginia on Friday following their dismal road trip to Nashville and Denver. The boys will look to rebound tonight when they host Daniel Winnik and the Minnesota Wild at Capital One Arena. In … Continue reading

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Game Recap: Capitals Defeat Oilers 2-1 in the Shootout

Game recap: Capitals defeat Oilers 2-1 in the shootout Continue reading

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News and Notes from Capitals Morning Skate – 11/10/2017: Home Cooking

Photo: @Capitals The Capitals return home from a one-game road trip to take on the Pittsburgh Penguins at 7th and F Street tonight. Here are the news and notes from the morning skate. 

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Holtby Gunning for 200th NHL Win as Capitals host Penguins on Friday Night

Photo: Nick Wass/AP The Washington Capitals will host the Pittsburgh Penguins for the second time this season and the last time at home. Pittsburgh prevailed 3-2 in the first meeting between these two back on October 11. These two teams … Continue reading

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Capitals Host Coyotes for Monday Night Matchup

Photo: NHL The Washington Capitals return home on Monday night to take on the Arizona Coyotes. This will be the first game of two games against the Coyotes in a span of two months. The Coyotes and Capitals will clash … Continue reading

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Capitals Back in Action Against Bruins at TD Garden

Photo: NHL The Washington Capitals (6-6-1, 13 pts) will play their only game of a one-game road trip on Saturday when they visit the Boston Bruins (5-3-3, 13 pts) on Saturday night at TD Garden. The Capitals will look to … Continue reading

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October Observations: Can the Capitals Rebound from their 5-6-1 Start?

How can the Capitals recover in November after a slow start in October? Continue reading

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Notes from Capitals Morning Practice: Hello November and Major Home Cooking!

Photo: @CapitalsPR The Capitals were back at it Wednesday morning for practice and final preparations for the New York Islanders. The Caps and Islanders faceoff Thursday night at Capital One Arena. Puck drop is 7:00 PM. 

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