Tag Archives: Stanley Cup Playoffs

NHL Postseason Inconsistencies: The Performance of the On-Ice Officials Is An Eyesore to the League

The NHL’s postseason officiating has been poor and changes must be made. Continue reading

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Jakub Vrana: What Will His Next Contract Look Like?

Washington Capitals forward Jakub Vrana will be a restricted free agent this summer. Continue reading

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What Went Wrong: Why Did the Capitals Suffer a First-Round Stumble Versus the Carolina Hurricanes?

In round 1, the Washington Capitals were upset by the youthful Carolina Hurricanes. Continue reading

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Braden Holtby On Possibly Signing A Contract Extension With Capitals This Summer: “I Would Love That.”

Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby said “I don’t think it’s ever easy.,” in reference to how he felt about the team’s season ending. It was a disappointing finish in which Holtby added: “a goal you work towards all year and … Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov​: “Like A Player, You Want To Play Better Every Game, Of Course.”  

Two days after the Washington Capitals‘ 4-3 loss in Game 7 of their First Series against the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs on Wednesday, center Evgeny Kuznetsov spoke to the media for one final time of 2018-19 during the … Continue reading

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Carl Hagelin On Potentially Re-Signing With The Capitals: “It Was A Really Good Fit For Me. I Felt Comfortable Here.”

Photo: Washington Post Washington Capitals forward Carl Hagelin told reporters that he is open to signing a contract extension with the team, who he thought was a good fit for him. Hagelin, 30, can become an unrestricted free agent July … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky Says Capitals’ Game 7 Loss Was A “Tough Ending”

Photo: YouTube On Friday, the Washington Capitals spoke with the media for one final time this season after a crushing 4-3 double-overtime loss to the Carolina Hurricanes in Game 7 of the First Round series in the Stanley Cup Playoffs … Continue reading

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Tom Wilson: “It’s Going To Be a Goal To Pick Up Where I Left Off.”

Photo: @ChrisKuc Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson said “anything can happen” when you get to double overtime in Game 7. During Friday’s breakdown day, Wilson talked to the media about what went wrong in the Capitals’ 4-3 loss in Game 7 … Continue reading

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Michal Kempny Says He Will Be Ready For Capitals’ Training Camp In September

Photo: @RobCarlinNBCS Washington Capitals defenseman Michal Kempny told reporters at his exit interview on Friday that he will be ready for training camp in mid-September after undergoing hamstring surgery on April 2. He left the second period of the Capitals’ 5-4 overtime loss … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom Would Love To Sign Contract Extension With Capitals This Summer

Photo: @ChrisKuc At the Washington Capitals‘ exit interviews on Friday, center Nicklas Backstrom said that he has not begun to think about his future with the team but would “love” to sign a contract extension this summer. He told reporters … Continue reading

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