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Is a Caps-Knights Rematch More Appealing Than A Caps-Pens Game? Television Ratings Say Yes

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Capitals-Knights Stanley Cup Final rematch lifted NHL ratings double-digits on NBCSN. Up double digits from last year’s Capitals-Penguins game. 

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NoVa CAPtures Vol. 9 : Off and Running!

Hello fellow Capitals fans, and welcome to the latest installment of NoVa CAPtures! The fun, weekly article that showcases the amazing content we receive from you, the fans! In this installment, NoVa Caps’ presents some of the submissions sent in for this … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Penguins: A Look At The Numbers

The Washington Capitals won a decisive home opener for the first game of the season with a 7-0 blasting of the Boston Bruins. The next night they were part of another seven goal game, but this time on the wrong … Continue reading

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Capitals Topped By Penguins, 7-6, In Overtime Thriller; Oshie Sparks Washington Comeback Effort With Two Goals in 21 Seconds in the Third

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals fell to the Pittsburgh Penguins by the final score of 7-6 in an overtime thriller one night after beating the Boston Bruins 7-0 in their season opener. The Capitals returned to PPG Paints Arena for … Continue reading

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Brooks Orpik Scores His First Goal in 182 Regular Season Games

Photo: USAToday Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik has never been known for his offensive abilities in his career (as evidenced by his 17 career goals in nearly 1,000 games. However, during the Capitals’ Thursday night matchup against the Pittsburgh Penguins, Orpik … Continue reading

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The Defending Champions Return To Pittsburgh: Capitals @ Penguins

After a memorable Banner Raising Night, the Capitals hit the road for Pittsburgh. Continue reading

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Capitals Opening Night Delight! : A Look at what Washington has in Store for Game 1

Image: Associated Press They’ve each had their day with the Stanley Cup. They now have their names engraved upon Lord Stanley himself, and have rings on their fingers. And now, your reigning, defending, undisputed Stanley Cup Champions, the Washington Capitals, … Continue reading

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Pittsburgh Penguins React to Tom Wilson’s Hit on Oskar Sundqvist

Photo: CBS Sports After a controversial hit in the Capitals’ final preseason tilt yesterday, right wing Tom Wilson has once again come under scrutiny and faces potential supplementary discipline as a result. The Pittsburgh Penguins are no stranger to Wilson’s … Continue reading

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Signed, Game-Used Nathan Walker Jersey is Being Auctioned Off By “Sisters In Stride”

That’s right, folks! If you’ve ever wanted to help a worthy cause and spoil your inner hockey fan in the same process, now is your chance! The Hershey Bears have donated a signed Nathan Walker jersey to “Sisters in Stride”, … Continue reading

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Around the Metro: Say Hello to Gritty, the NHL’s New Nightmare Fuel

BREAKING NEWS: After failing to find employment on Sesame Street, or with the Muppets, and having never heard back from Jeff Dunham; Gritty, the large, orange… thing, finds a new home with the Philadelphia Flyers. An appropriate fit, as the … Continue reading

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