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Review Of Connor McMichael’s Play in the 2019 World Junior Summer Showcase

Photo: Team Canada Connor McMichael, the Washington Capitals first round draft pick in the 2019 NHL entry draft (#25 overall) spent the past week playing for Team Canada in the 2019 World Junior Summer Showcase held in Plymouth, Michigan. The week-long … Continue reading

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Dale Hunter Breaks Form, Addresses Connor McMichael and Team Canada During Recent Intermission Vs. Team Finland

Caps’ alumnus Dale Hunter, who is currently Head Coach and Owner of the London Knights and also appointed to coach Team Canada in the 2020 World Junior Championship, generally has very short speeches during intermissions when coaching his teams. But … Continue reading

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Capitals’ 2019 First-Round Pick Connor McMichael Scores Power Play Goal in World Junior Summer Showcase Tournament

Photo: @Capitals Earlier this summer, Capitals fans had their first look at 2019 first-round draft pick Connor McMichael during the team’s annual Development Camp, where he fine-tuned his potential under the tutelage of the organization’s coaches. Currently, the prized prospect … Continue reading

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US Women’s Team Drops Canada to Win Olympic Gold

Photo: Eurosport In case you missed it, the U.S.’s women’s hockey team defeated Team Canada. USA finally got the better of the two hated rivals to win their first gold medal at the Winter Olympic Games in two decades. The … Continue reading

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Team USA Rallies to Beat Team Canada in First-Ever IIHF Outdoor Game

Photos: Team USA 44,562 hockey fans braved the snow and sub-zero temperatures at New Era Field in Orchard Park, New York, to witness the first-ever outdoor game played in a IIHF World Championship. Team USA rallied from down 3-1 to win … Continue reading

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Two Capitals Prospects Participating at 2018 World Junior Championships in Buffalo

The World Junior Championships started this Tuesday in Buffalo, New York and ends on January 5. 10 countries – Canada, the United States, Finland, Slovakia, Denmark, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, Russia, Belarus – are participating in the 18 and … Continue reading

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More Americans than Canadians in the NHL? It’s Already Happening

Photo: Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images Hockey, hotdogs, apple pie and Chevrolet? Well that might be stretching things a bit. But the fact of the matter is the percentage of Americans in the NHL has never been higher, and the percentage of … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom Wins a Gold Medal for Sweden

Nicklas Backstrom scored what would ultimately be the game-winning goal in the shootout round to lead Team Sweden to a 2-1 win over Team Canada in the IIHF World Championship in Cologne, Germany. Canada won the gold medal the last … Continue reading

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World Junior Championship Recap: Team USA Downs Team Canada in Shootout to Win the Gold Medal

The Globe and Mail Seven years to the day current Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson scored the overtime game-winning goal to win the United States the Gold Medal at the World Junior Championships, the United States took it one step … Continue reading

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Amazing Goal by Evgeny Kuznetsov

Photo: NHL For a period and a half it was business as usual, as Team Canada seemed to be methodically marching their way to the championship round with a win over Team Russia. But then Team Russia woke up. 

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