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Lines And Pairs Remain The Same, Laviolette Meets With Media: Notes From Capitals’ Practice In Vancouver

The Washington Capitals made their way west on Sunday following their 5-1 loss to the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night. They begin their annual tour of the Pacific Northwest against the Canucks in Vancouver on Tuesday. The team held … Continue reading

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“They Made the Most of Their Chances, And We Just Weren’t Able to Put Ours In”: Capitals Emphasize Being Able to Finish Offensively After Lopsided Loss to the Devils

Rich Graessle/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals 3-0 shutout win over the Calgary Flames on November 25 sparked hope for a consistent string of performances for Head Coach Peter Laviolette’s club, with consistency and a full 60 minutes something … Continue reading

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The Renaissance Run: Bruce Boudreau Named 14th Head Coach in Franchise History On This Day 15 Years Ago

NHL On this day 15 years ago, the Washington Capitals named then-Hershey Bears (American Hockey League) Head Coach Bruce Boudreau the 14th Head Coach in franchise history on an interim basis. The promotion of the longtime minor leagues coach would … Continue reading

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Ice Time & Inconsistency: Head Coach Peter Laviolette Talks Connor McMichael & What’s Hindering The Capitals’ Chances For Winning

On Sunday, Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette spoke to the media following today’s practice. He discussed center Connor McMichael’s loan to the AHL’s Hershey Bears for development purposes and how inconsistency in games is plaguing the Capitals recently.

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Capitals Voice That “Our Starts Have Not Been Good Enough” After Recent Games: “It’s Not A Recipe For Success”

Photo: @Capitals/Twitter The Washington Capitals suffered their seventh loss in nine games Thursday night, falling to the St. Louis Blues 5-4 in a shootout at Enterprise Center. Despite the loss dropping Washington’s record to 7-9-3 this season, the team is … Continue reading

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St. Louis Sends Capitals To Seventh Loss In Nine Games, Wins 5-4 (SO); Carlson Scores Twice In 900th NHL Game

Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images The Washington Capitals lost to the St. Louis Blues by a score of 5-4 in a shootout at Enterprise Center on Thursday night. The loss dropped Washington’s record to 7-9-3 this season.

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Capitals Fall In Florida, 5-2

Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Florida Panthers by a score of 5-2 at FLA Live Arena in Sunrise on Tuesday night. It was the teams’ first meeting since Florida eliminated Washington in six games … Continue reading

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Peter Laviolette Out Of COVID Protocol; Will Be Behind The Bench For Tuesday’s Game Vs. Panthers

The Washington Capitals announced Tuesday that head coach Peter Laviolette will be behind the bench tonight after removal from the NHL’s COVID protocol list.

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Kuemper, Capitals Tackle Tampa Bay, 5-1, Take First Game Of Home-And-Home Set; Milano Records Three Points, Mantha Two

Photo by John McCreary/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals struck the Tampa Bay Lightning by a score of 5-1 at Capital One Arena on Friday night. The win lifted Washington one point  behind the New York Rangers, who have … Continue reading

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Peter Laviolette In COVID Protocol

The Washington Capitals announced Friday morning that head coach Peter Laviolette is in COVID protocol. As a result, he will not coach the team in either of the weekend’s games against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

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