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Capitals Defeated By Devils 4-3 in Overtime, Nic Dowd Records Seventh Point in Past 10 Games

Scott Taetsch/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the New Jersey Devils in overtime, 4-3, Sunday afternoon at Capital One Arena. The loss moves the Capitals’ record to 20-6-8 (48 points) on the season.

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Capitals Recall Johansen, Re-assign Alexeyev To Taxi Squad

The Washington Capitals announced prior to their game against the Detroit Red Wings on Friday (7:30 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington in-market, ESPN+ out-of-market) that the team has recalled defenseman Lucas Johansen from the taxi squad and re-assigned defenseman Alexander … Continue reading

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NHL Reduces COVID-19 Quarantine To Five Days With Negative Test

The NHL announced on Wednesday that it has shortened its quarantine mandate for players that test positive for COVID-19 so that they have to do so for just five compared to 10 before if local authorities give teams permission to … Continue reading

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Alexeyev Takes Line Rushes With Capitals During Tuesday’s Practice

After the Washington Capitals made numerous roster moves on Monday in reaction to six players getting placed on COVID-19 protocol, defenseman Alexander Alexeyev participated in line rushes during Tuesday’s practice, hinting that he could make his NHL debut against the … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Wilson Wears Regular Jersey During Practice; Backstrom And Kuznetsov Return

After defensemen Nick Jensen, Martin Fehervary, Dennis Cholowski, and goaltender Vitek Vanecek were placed in COVID-19 protocol along with right-wing Daniel Sprong and defenseman Justin Schultz, Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette iced a different lineup during Monday’s practice. Defenseman … Continue reading

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Fehervary, Jensen Among Six Capitals Placed In COVID-19 Protocol

The Washington Capitals announced prior to their first practice since the NHL paused the 2021-22 season that defensemen Nick Jensen (has spent four days in it), Martin Fehervary (three), Dennis Cholowski (three), and goaltender Vitek Vanecek (three) were placed in … Continue reading

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Report: NHL Players Will Not Participate In 2022 Winter Olympics In Beijing

According to The Daily Faceoff’s Frank Seravalli, NHL players will not go to the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing.

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Capitals Remove Sgarbossa From NHL’s COVID-19 Protocol

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals announced on Monday morning that center Michael Sgarbossa has been removed from the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol one day after entering it, meaning that he could have had a false positive test.

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Adding to the List: Mike Sgarbossa Added to the Capitals’ COVID-19 Protocol List Prior to Game Against the Kings

Rob Marczynski/NHLI via Getty Images Prior to their Sunday night game against the Los Angeles Kings, the Washington Capitals announced that forward Michael Sgarbossa had been added to the team’s COVID-19 protocol list.

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Capitals’ 2021-22 Season Second-Half Trade Tiers

Photo: FantraxHQ With the NHL Trade Deadline set to occur on March 21 and the Washington Capitals’ 2021-22 season nearing the half-way point, they are expected to be buyers to load up for one of their last cracks at the Stanley … Continue reading

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