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Super Sunday Hockey: A Look at the Capitals’ Performance on Super Bowl Sunday Over the Years

Photo: Mitchell Layton/NHL via Getty Images While Tom Brady and the New England Patriots and Jared Goff and the Los Angeles Rams will be hoping to come out with a win on Sunday, the Capitals will also be hoping to … Continue reading

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Penguins Acquire Nick Bjugstad and Jared McCann From Panthers

Photo: NHL.com The Pittsburgh Penguins acquired centers Nick Bjugstad and Jared McCann from the Florida Panthers in exchange for centers Derick Brassard and Riley Sheahan, a 2019 second-round pick, and two 2019 fourth-round picks (one previously acquired from the Minnesota … Continue reading

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Despite The Lengthy Losing Streak, the Capitals Have the Chance to Recoup Some Losses With the Upcoming Home Stretch

The Washington Capitals look to get out of their losing slump in February. Continue reading

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The Longest Losing Streaks From Most Recent Back-to-Back Stanley Cup Champions

Photo: CBC The Washington Capitals headed into the All-Star Break on a season-high seven-game losing streak (0-5-2), which is also their longest since the 2013-14 season, when they also lost seven in a row and missed the Stanley Cup Playoffs … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Division Chaos: The Capitals Cannot Afford to Have Any Bad Weeks in the Winter Months

The Washington Capitals are going to face a tough winter versus the rest of the Metropolitan Division. Continue reading

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Caps-Pens Still Champs In Ratings; Most Watched Game Of Season

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images Anytime you have a prime-time matchup between two teams with a storied past, who have also won the last three Stanley Cups, you have a pretty good recipe for ratings success.  No surprise, Wednesday’s Caps-Pens … Continue reading

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Penguins Edge Capitals In Physical Game Of Inches

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images WASHINGTON, DC — TJ Oshie absolutely called it in his rinkside update interview with Mike Vogel today when he said, “These [games] get physical, they get nasty.” 

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“I’m Trying to Find Out Why It Wasn’t An Instigator: Sidney Crosby Thinks Tom Wilson Should Have Gotten a Penalty For Instigating

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images While his Pittsburgh Penguins came out with a 2-1 win over the Capitals on Wednesday night, Penguins captain Sidney Crosby had some words for his opposing captain following the Metropolitan Division clash. Early in the first … Continue reading

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Penguins at Capitals – Inside The Numbers: A Game Of Inches

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images This one was wild from the start. In the end, the game came down to two Penguins goals that managed to cross the goal line, and two chances by the Caps, that didn’t. Here’s our deeper … Continue reading

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Penguins Hold Off Capitals 2-1 In Wild Game at Capital One Arena

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 Wednesday night at Capital One Arena. The loss drops the Capitals season record to 20-10-3 (43 points). The Caps are back in action on Friday when they … Continue reading

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