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The Captain, the Kids, and the Commanders: Alex Ovechkin, Alexander Alexeyev, and Aliaksei Protas Attends Washington Commanders’ Season Opener

NBC Sports Washington Just a few days after joining the Washington Capitals’ informal skates at MedStar Capitals Iceplex, captain Alex Ovechkin attended another first, visiting FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland for the Washington Commanders’ (NFL) first game of the season, … Continue reading

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A Gr8 Day in Arlington: Alex Ovechkin Returns to the Ice Ahead of the Start of Training Camp

The Washington Capitals’ informal skates at MedStar Capitals Iceplex ahead of the start of training camp have slowly, but surely gotten bigger as more members of the team return from their respective offseason homes in preparation of the 2022-23 NHL … Continue reading

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Stepping Into the Spotlight: Scenes From the NHLPA’s Rookie Showcase at MedStar Capitals Iceplex

Photo: NHL Players Association/@NHLPA On Tuesday, the Washington Capitals hosted the Upper Deck NHL Players’ Association Rookie Showcase at MedStar Capitals Iceplex, the team’s practice facility in Arlington, Virginia. Capitals forward Hendrix Lapierre was among the next wave of NHLers … Continue reading

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Best Remaining UFAs With Two Weeks Left Until NHL Training Camps Open

Photo: NBCS With training camps across the NHL set to open in two and a half weeks, there are a number of players still looking for jobs and will likely get at least a shot at one since teams have … Continue reading

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New Capitals Goaltender Charlie Lindgren Ready to Embrace His New Home: “It’s Just a Heck of A City”

Bruce Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals signed goaltender Charlie Lindgren in free agency to back up new starter Darcy Kuemper this season. The former Montreal Canadien and St. Louis Blue recently spoke highly about the place he will … Continue reading

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X-Factors For Most Teams Entering The 2022-23 NHL Season

Photo:¬†Jeff Vinnick/NHLI via Getty Images With training camps for the 2022-23 NHL season less than three weeks away, each team is making gambles and relying on growth from players within or brought in talent from elsewhere to fill major holes … Continue reading

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Former Washington Capital Eric Fehr Transitioning to Life After Pro Hockey Career

Rob Carr/Getty Images In 2003, the Washington Capitals drafted forward Eric Fehr with their first-round pick, a selection that would in turn see the Winkler, Manitoba native play a total of 419 games in a Washington sweater across two stints … Continue reading

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And Baby Makes Six! TJ and Lauren Oshie Announce They Are Expecting Their Fourth Child

Photo: @lauren.oshie/Instagram As if the approach of the 2022-23 NHL regular season wasn’t reason enough to be excited, TJ Oshie and his family have one more reason to look forward to the coming campaign, as he and wife Lauren announced … Continue reading

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Winners And Losers Of 2022 NHL Offseason

Photo: Silver Seven Sens With most of the major NHL moves in the books for the offseason, teams improved, made their rosters worse, or stayed the same. NoVa Caps looks at the teams that won and lost the offseason.

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Calling Kuzy: 2022-23 Just Might Be Evgeny Kuznetsov’s Most Important Season Yet

NHL During the Washington Capitals’ 2018 run to the Stanley Cup, Center Evgeny Kuznetsov was, in short, invaluable. Leading the team in scoring during the postseason, the former first-round pick proved what a gamechanger he could be. In subsequent seasons, … Continue reading

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