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Metropolitan Division Trade Deadline Primer: Buyers, Sellers, and Team Needs

What will the Metropolitan Division clubs do at the 2018 NHL Trade Deadline? Continue reading

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With the NHL Trade Deadline Looming, What Defensemen Could the Capitals Have on their Radar?

Will the Washington Capitals trade for a defenseman before the NHL Trade Deadline? Continue reading

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Revisiting the Washington Capitals and the Lack of Shots on Goal

Do the Washington Capitals still have a problem generating shots on goal? Continue reading

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Oshie fined $5K for cross-checking Letang

Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie was fined $5,000 for cross-checking Kris Letang of the Pittsburgh Penguins, NHL Player Safety announced Saturday. The fine is the maximum allowed under the Collective Bargaining Agreement.

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Despite Ovechkin’s Two Goals, Penguins Dump the Capitals 7-4

Can the Washington Capitals keep their winning streak alive as they visit the Pittsburgh Penguins? Continue reading

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News and Notes from Friday’s Capitals Optional Skate: Enemy Territory but Feeling Right at Home

Photo: @Capitals The Capitals flew to Pittsburgh¬†after their practice on Thursday and hit the ice for an optional skate Friday morning prior to tonight’s epic contest with the Penguins. After going 1-1-0 against their rivals in DC, the Capitals are … Continue reading

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Capitals Face Big Challenge Coming Off All-Star Break

NHL All Stars Barry Trotz, Alex Ovechkin and Braden Holtby, as well as those Capitals players who spent time away from hockey in sunny, warm locals better have enjoyed the fun weekend and the warm weather, Because it’s time to … Continue reading

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Recapping the Tampa Bay NHL All-Star Experience

The NHL All-Star weekend is a must-go for any hockey fan. Continue reading

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Looking Ahead to the NHL Trade Deadline: Buyers and Sellers

Photo: Sports Illustrated As the NHL Trade Deadline is now just 44 days away, it’s time to start looking teams, assessing their needs and determining who might be players in the upcoming trade market. Teams who will not be in … Continue reading

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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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