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NoVa Caps Team Power Rankings – 11/13/17

Who is in the weekly top 10 NoVa Caps team power rankings this week? Continue reading

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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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5 Storylines Going Into Capitals-Penguins on Wednesday Night Rivalry

Photo: NHL On Wednesday night, the Capitals will look to bounce back from giving up a 3-1 lead and falling 4-3 in overtime in Tampa Bay on Monday night. They will have to do so against the defending back-to-back Stanley … Continue reading

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Evaluation of Forwards Selected in the First-round of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft

Washington Capitals The 2010 NHL Entry Draft was perceived to be a draft in which the consensus Top 2 picks were Taylor Hall and Tyler Seguin – the Taylor and Tyler draft. But that particular draft was perceived to be … Continue reading

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The Washington Capitals Must Address “Shots on Goal” During the Summer

During the summer, the Capitals need to address getting more shots on goal from their forwards. Continue reading

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Game 3 Preview: Capitals @ Penguins

Game 3 Preview between the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins Continue reading

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Keys to Victory: What Will the Capitals Need to Do to Defeat the Penguins?

What will the Washington Capitals need to do to defeat the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2017 NHL Playoffs? Continue reading

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Matching Up Against the “Bonino Line”: The Capitals Re-Load

Peter Diana/Post-Gazette During the second round of the playoffs,  the “Bonino Line” combined for one goal in each of the first three games against the Capitals, and provided an advantage for the Penguins throughout the playoffs. Entering the 2016-2017 season, … Continue reading

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The Weekly Rant: The Demise of Team USA At the World Cup of Hockey Tournament

The Weekly Rant: The Demise of Team USA at the World Cup of Hockey Tournament. What went wrong? How can Team USA improve for the future? Continue reading

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Star Watch: Which Metropolitan Division Players Will Make the Biggest Impact in 2015-16?

Hockey is inching closer and the 2015-16 NHL season begins less than a month away.  The Metropolitan Division is shaping up to be one the most competitive divisions in the NHL. In the 2014-15 NHL season, the Metropolitan Division had … Continue reading

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