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Capitals vs. Golden Knights – Game 4: A Look At The Numbers

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The Washington Capitals are one win away from claiming the Stanley Cup. It’s surreal. They got one step closer with a 6-2 thumping in game 4 against the Vegas Golden Knights. And I’m not going … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Golden Knights – Game 3: A Look At The Numbers

Photo: NHL via Getty Images For the first time in Washington Capitals history the Caps have won a Stanley Cup Final game at home! They did so with a 3-1 score, though it could have easily been 3-0 if Braden … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Golden Knights – Game 2: A Look At The Numbers

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The Washington Capitals, for the first time in their 44 year existence, have won a Stanley Cup Final game, and it was against the Vegas Golden Knights; what a time to be alive. It was … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals-Vegas Golden Knights Numbers Preview

The Washington Capitals are going to Las Vegas to play for the Stanley Cup against the Golden Knights. No one in their right mind made that prediction before the season began, let alone when the playoffs started! It will be … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Lightning – Game 7: A Look At The Numbers

Photo by Mike Carlson/Getty Images The Washington Capitals are going to the Stanley Cup Finals. That just sounds nice. They did it by shutting out the Tampa Bay Lightning in game 7 by a score of 4-0. You heard that … Continue reading

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Capitals-Lightning: What The Numbers Tell Us Before Going Into Game 7

Photo: NHL via Getty Images Before the series began with the Tampa Bay Lightning I stated that the Lightning were a better team than the Washington Capitals, at least on paper. But the Caps have done a great job of … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Lightning – Game 6: A Look At The Numbers

Photos: @Capitals And the Washington Capitals survive with a great performance to take the series to game 7. It was arguably the Caps best performance of the playoffs in terms putting on the heat and keeping it on. Interesting enough, … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Lightning – Game 2: A Look At The Numbers

Photo by Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images Raise your hand if you had the Washington Capitals going up 2-0 in the Eastern Conference Finals against the best team in the East? Come collect your prize. If the Capitals only won … Continue reading

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Capitals vs. Lightning – Game 1: A Look At The Numbers

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Who would have predicted that the Washington Capitals first game in the Eastern Conference Finals would go like that. The Caps came out flying and took a 4-0 lead after just two periods and eventually … Continue reading

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Capitals–Penguins Game 5: A Look At The Numbers

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images Make no doubt about it, the Washington Capitals meant business beating the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 5, even if they had some trouble maintaining the Penguins’ pressure in the second period. In each of the last … Continue reading

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