Tag Archives: Pittsburgh Penguins

A Look At The Eastern Conference Playoff Picture

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images With the final week of the NHL’s regular season looming, it is time to take a look at the teams who are in a position to make a serious push towards the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Three … Continue reading

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The Metropolitan Division Contenders’ Performance — Week of March 17-23

Photo: Patrick McDermott/NHL Via Getty Images With the end of the 2018-19 NHL regular season approaching, NoVa Caps examines the performance of the teams in contention for playoff position in the Metropolitan Division. At the present time, there are five … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Division Contenders’ Performance — Week of March 10-16

Photo: NHL via Getty Images With the end of the 2018-19 NHL regular season approaching, NoVa Caps figured it was time to examine the performance of the teams in contention for playoff position in the Metropolitan Division.  At the present … Continue reading

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The Tom Wilson Effect: How One Player Lives in the Minds of His Opponents

Photo: Joe Sargent/NHLI Via Getty Images Capitals right wing Tom Wilson is a lot of things to the Capitals as a player: a hard worker, fantastic teammate, physical presence, defensive commodity, and offensive weapon. But to other teams, their players, … Continue reading

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In Enemy Territory – A Road Review Of PPG Paints Arena

Photo: Sports & Exhibition Authority After visiting Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul and United Center in Chicago for Washington Capitals games last year, I had so much fun that I knew I wanted to do a road trip with … Continue reading

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Penguins Rally To Beat Capitals, 5-3; Jakub Vrana Scores Two Goals; Alex Ovechkin Records 1,200th NHL Point

Photo by Joe Sargent/NHLI via Getty Images The Pittsburgh Penguins rallied with four unanswered goals to beat the Washington Capitals 5-3, Tuesday night in Pittsburgh. The loss drops the Capitals record to 41-22-7 (89 points) on the season, and ends … Continue reading

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Some Positive Notes From the Capitals Current Seven-Game Win Streak

The Washington Capitals are rolling in the early part of March. Continue reading

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Washington at Pittsburgh Preview: Capitals Begin Four-Game Eastern Conference Road Trip Against Penguins on Tuesday

Photo: NBC Sports Washington The Washington Capitals take on the Pittsburgh Penguins for the final time in the regular season when the two teams clash at PPG Paints Arena on Tuesday night. After the Penguins took a 7-6 overtime thriller … Continue reading

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Capitals Head Out For Huge Eastern Conference Road Swing

Photo: NBC Sports Washington After earning their seventh consecutive win in a 3-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday night, the Washington Capitals hit the road for four straight games, all against Eastern Conference opponents, and three of which … Continue reading

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Tough Schedule Down the Stretch is a Good Thing For the Washington Capitals

The experienced Washington Capitals should embrace a tough schedule in March and April. Continue reading

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