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See-Saw Fight in Landover – Retro Recap: Washington Capitals vs Philadelphia Flyers – March 23, 1986

Steve Babineau/Getty Images During the 1985-86 season, the rivalry between the Washington Capitals and Philadelphia Flyers was very strong. In late March of 1986, the Flyers were in first place in the Patrick Division with a record of 48-21-4 and … Continue reading

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“Stay Well and See You Soon”: The Message NHL Players and Teams Are Sending to Fans Amid the League Pause

Graphic: NHL.com It has been an abnormal last few days since Thursday’s news of the NHL pausing the season due to the Coronavirus outbreak. What were supposed to be teams pushing for a spot in the 2019-20 Stanley Cup Playoffs have … Continue reading

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The Road Ahead: Can the Capitals Gather Enough Points At the End To Hold Off the Competition?

The Washington Capitals are in a dogfight in the Metropolitan Division standings. Continue reading

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How the Coronavirus Outbreak is Affecting the NHL and Worldwide Hockey Leagues: Santa Clara County to Ban All Large Gatherings, Sharks “Will Adhere to the Mandated Guidelines”; More European Leagues Shut Down

Photo: NHL.com The outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) has forced cancellations and postponement for various sports, leagues, and events worldwide. In California on Monday, Santa Clara County will ban all large gatherings effective midnight Wednesday and will remain in effect through … Continue reading

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Flyers Lose James Van Riemsdyk For 4-6 Weeks Due To Hand Injury, Hurricanes Lose Brett Pesce 4-6 Months After Right Shoulder Surgery

Photo: NBCS Philadelphia Thursday delivered some bad news for two Metropolitan Division teams on the injury front as the Philadelphia Flyers announced forward James Van Riemsdyk will miss 4-6 weeks (the remainder of the regular season) after suffering a hand … Continue reading

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Flyers Thump Capitals, 5-2

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals fell to the Philadelphia Flyers 5-2 on Wednesday night at Capital One Arena. The loss drops the Capitals record to 40-20-6 (86 points) on the season. The Flyers win pulls them to within one point … Continue reading

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Play “What Is Love”! Garnet Hathaway Finishes Beautiful Passing Sequence With A Top Shelf Goal

Washington Capitals While right wing Garnet Hathaway was not signed to a four-year contract in the free agency in the summer of 2019 for superior offensive skills, the 28-year forward has chipped in offensively at times in his first season … Continue reading

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Todd Reirden Confirms Michal Kempny Will Be Scratched, Jonas Siegenthaler Will Draw In: Flyers at Capitals Pregame Notebook

Washington Capitals head coach Todd Reirden confirmed that defenseman Michal Kempny will be scratched in favor of Jonas Siegenthaler when the team hosts the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night (7 PM ET, NBCSN). This will be the first time since … Continue reading

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Wednesday Night Hockey Preview: Capitals Face-Off With Red Hot Flyers In Biggest Game Of The Season

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals host the Philadelphia Flyers for the final meeting of the regular season between the two teams. After the Capitals came away with a 2-1 shootout win in their first meeting, the Flyers have taken … Continue reading

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March Madness: Capitals Face a Challenging Slate of Games In the First Week of March

The first week of March features a tough slate of Metropolitan Division games for the Washington Capitals. Continue reading

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