Tag Archives: Ted Leonsis

Images from Capitals Player Sendoff at Kettler Capitals Iceplex [PHOTOS]

After the Washington Capitals practiced before an estimated crowd of 6,000 rabid Caps fans at Kettler Capitals Iceplex, players hit the showers, changed and exited the facility. All the fans that watched practice packed the eighth floor of the parking … Continue reading

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Images From Capitals Practice At Kettler Capitals Iceplex [PHOTOS]

The Washington Capitals held their first practice since winning the Eastern Conference Championship Saturday morning at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. The house was packed for the team’s only practice in town before heading to Las Vegas. NoVa Caps photographer Debbie Pierce … Continue reading

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Latest From the Washington Capitals Rumor Mill: Samsonov, Carlson, Trotz, Leonsis

Here is the latest from the Washington Capitals “rumor mill” for the week ending 4/20. 

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Latest From The Washington Capitals Rumor Mill: Braden Holtby, Philipp Grubauer, John Carlson

Here is the latest from the Washington Capitals’ rumor mill. 

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News and Notes from Thursday’s Capitals Practice at Capital One Arena: Team Photo Day, Playoff Clinch Scenarios, Roster Moves, Maintenance Day for One Defenseman, and Ted Talks

Photo: @Capitals The clock was ticking and Braden Holtby was pulled for an extra attacker as the Washington Capitals were trailing the New York Rangers 2-1 on Wednesday night. With a minute and five seconds left Nicklas Backstrom quickly fed … Continue reading

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Capitals to Honor Ovechkin with Pre-game Ceremony Prior to Friday’s Game

The Capitals will hold a pre-game ceremony this Friday, March 16, before they faceoff against the New York Islanders, to honor Alex Ovechkin and his 600 goals. Capitals owner Ted Leonsis and president Dick Patrick will join Ovechkin’s wife Nastya Ovechkina, … Continue reading

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If There’s One Man Who Can Bring the NHL All-Star Game to Washington, it’s Ted Leonsis

Photo: Getty Images With the recent announcement that the San Jose Sharks will be the hosts of the 2019 NHL All-Star Game, and the conclusion of a memorable weekend in Tampa Bay, the thought among some Capitals fans (certainly myself) … Continue reading

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Despite the Capitals’ Playoff Futility, Alex Ovechkin’s Mega-Contract Was and Is Not A Wasted Investment

Aftwr the Capitals turned the corner and their misfortunes around during the 2007-08 season after a long, arduous rebuild, team owner Ted Leonsis signed the undisputed face of the franchise, young superstar Alex Ovechkin, to a record 13-year, $124 million … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Evening News Links – Monday, 9/11/17

Previews for Ovechkin and Kuznetsov, remembering Caps family and 9/11, Nisky Business, a wedding in the family, a word from the dog pound and more in tonight’s links: 

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NHL Arena Trends: Down-sizing or Right-sizing?

After years of “bigger is better” sports facility planning and design, trends are now pointing towards smaller venues. In response to the trend, facility owners are removing seats in existing arenas and replacing them with space for a wide array … Continue reading

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