Tag Archives: Radko Gudas

Regression Or Progression: Whose Scoring Output Will Increase Or Decrease?

Photo: NHL Via Getty Images Thus far into the 2019-20 season, the Washington Capitals are the highest scoring team in the NHL. While this is a great place to be for the first place team in the NHL, is this … Continue reading

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MacLellan’s Biggest Balancing Act: Finding The Right Mix Of “Speed” and “Heavy”

Photo by Derek Cain/NHLI via Getty Images It wasn’t too long ago, maybe three or four seasons back, when a majority of pro hockey’s team architects were fixated on implementing and upgrading one primary team characteristic: speed. ”We need to get … Continue reading

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Deserving A Shot In The Top Four? An Initial Comparison Of Radko Gudas vs. Nick Jensen

Coming into the 2019-20 regular season, Nick Jensen was the presumptive choice for a role in the top four defensive group, paired with Dmitry Orlov. Now with eight games of the season (10%) in the books, we’ve already seen significant … Continue reading

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Maple Leafs at Capitals Pregame Notebook: Michal Kempny Not Ready To Return Yet; Ilya Samsonov Starts

Defenseman Michal Kempny will not return when the Washington Capitals host the Toronto Maple Leafs (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington) on Wednesday night. Head coach Todd Reirden told the media on Tuesday that he would likely be held out … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Practice Photos From MedStar Capitals Iceplex

After a day off on Sunday, the Capitals were busy at MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Monday. The team held their photoshoot for the annual “Caps Canine Calendar” due out on November 27. Prior to the shoot, the team held their … Continue reading

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Revisiting The Caps’ Defensive Corps After First Three Games

Photo by Joe Puetz/NHLI via Getty Images One of the keys to return to Stanley Cup glory for the Caps this season is the stability and performance of the defensive corps. Through the first three games of the season, the … Continue reading

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Capitals Hold Annual Canine Calendar Shoot At MedStar Capitals Iceplex

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! No, not the holidays. Monday was the annual “Caps Canine Calendar” photoshoot at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. This year’s annual shoot included the latest superstar at MedStar, none other than “Captain”, the Capitals … Continue reading

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Monday’s Capitals Notebook: Michal Kempny Goes Through Full Practice, But Will Not Play vs. Stars

Photo: Sportsnet Defenseman Michal Kempny, who has not played a game since March 20 and underwent hamstring surgery on April 2, went through an intense practice on Monday but head coach Todd Reirden stated that he will not be ready … Continue reading

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Examining The Shift In The Washington Capitals Team Persona

The Washington Capitals enter the 2019-20 NHL regular season with an intriguing shift in team characteristics, particularly for depth roles in the bottom six forward group and the bottom two defensive pairings. In this piece we take a look at … Continue reading

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Capitals Clip Canes 4-3 to Win Final Preseason Contest

Screen cap: NBC Sports Washington The Washington Capitals defeated the Carolina Hurricanes by a final score of 4-3 at a packed PNC Arena in Raleigh on Sunday afternoon in their preseason finale. The Capitals finish the preseason with a record … Continue reading

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