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What’s the Fouss? There Have Been Plenty of Shocking Moments 1 Week In to the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs

There has been a lot that has happened in the first week of the 2017 NHL Playoffs Continue reading

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What’s the Fouss? Some Early Thoughts on the 2017 NHL Playoffs

What can hockey fans expect in the opening round of the 2017 NHL Playoffs? Here are some early thoughts on each series in the first round. Continue reading

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Tale of the Tape: Week Ending April 2, 2017

Jay LePrete/Associated Press A week ago, NoVa Caps looked at the Tale of the Tape for the Metropolitan Division’s top three teams: the Capitals, Pittsburgh Penguins, and Columbus Blue Jackets. Quite a few things have changed since then, and in … Continue reading

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Tale of the Tape for the Week Ending March 25, 2017

Patrick Smith/Getty Images A few days ago, NoVa Caps took a look at the remaining schedule of the Metropolitan Division’s top three teams (the Capitals, Columbus Blue Jackets, and Pittsburgh Penguins) and the quality of their opponents. This article looks … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Division Rivals and their Upcoming Schedules

Nick Wass/Associated Press The Washington Capitals have had a relatively easy time this season when it comes to holding on to their spot at the top of the Metropolitan Division, being one of the NHL’s best teams throughout the 2016-17 … Continue reading

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All Aboard the Shattenkirk Train: How Did the Capitals Do in This Blockbuster Trade?

Analyzing the Washington Capitals trade for Kevin Shattenkirk Continue reading

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Do the Washington Capitals Lack the Mean Edge In Their Game?

Can the Washington Capitals find their killer instinct in the playoffs? Continue reading

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Avoiding the 43rd Scar: Preparing for Pittsburgh

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images This is the fourth and final musing during the Capitals’ bye-week, which takes a closer look at the most challenging opponent the Caps may face in the postseason; more specifically, that team from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Examining the Calls and Non-Calls from the Wild 8-7 Penguins Win Over the Capitals

The officiating was questionable in the Penguins Capitals game on Monday night. Let’s take a look closely at some of the missed calls. Continue reading

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Five Positives From a Wild One In Pittsburgh

Photo: Gene J. Pusher/Associated Press There are a truckload of aspects of last night’s game that make me scratch my head, or could tick me off, but I thought I’d take the high-road on this one. Here are a few … Continue reading

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