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Images From Day 2 of Washington Capitals 2023 Rookie Camp at the Naval Academy

The Washington Capitals wrapped-up their first day of the 2023 Rookie Camp on Saturday with a trip to the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, where they will hold the remainder of camp activities. Rookie Camp will conclude on Tuesday with … Continue reading

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Images From Day One Of Washington Capitals 2023 Rookie Camp

We’re camping! Saturday was the opening day of the Washington Capitals 2023 Rookie Camp, which runs through Tuesday. 21 Capitals prospects began on-ice workouts at MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Saturday, with camp moving to the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland on … Continue reading

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A Look At Spencer Carbery’s Candidates For Assistant Coaches

With the hiring of Spencer Carbery as the Washington Capitals 20th head coach in  franchise history on Tuesday, the team made a significant statement regarding the future direction of the organization, going with the younger, energetic, but less experienced candidate … Continue reading

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Todd Nelson Offers Insight On Hershey Bears Overarching Philosophy And Analytics Utilized To Assess Performance

The Hershey Bears put a bow on a pretty darn good season with a 6-4 victory over the Lehigh Valley Phantoms in their season finale on April 15. The victory gave Hershey an impressive 44-19-5-4 (97 points) record for the … Continue reading

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Hendrix Lapierre Breaks Through AHL Rookie Wall: “He’s Elevated His play, He Got Rewarded With Three Goals Tonight”

It was a relatively quiet two-month stretch for Washington Capitals first round draft pick Hendrix Lapierre. He scored his 10th goal of the 2022-23 season on January 14, but then went all of February and most of March without a … Continue reading

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Connor McMichael Making Most Of AHL Stint: “He’s Playing His Best Hockey”

It could have gone one of two ways, as it typically does for a kid who is sent down from the NHL to the AHL. A player can easily dwell on the negatives and struggle to focus on what’s important, or … Continue reading

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Who’s Next?: Candidates For The Washington Capitals Next Head Coaching Job

We need to start by first clearly stating that Peter Laviolette is still the head coach of the Washington Capitals, and there is at least a mathematical chance that he could sign a new deal with the team. However, all … Continue reading

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Capitals Defenseman Vincent Iorio Remaining Grounded After Being Recalled: I Gotta Treat Things Day-by-Day, Game-by-Game”

Joe Noyes Photography After a flurry of both trades and injuries saw the Washington Capitals without some of their longtime, key defensemen, the team recalled blueliners Vincent Iorio and Gabriel Carlsson from the American Hockey League’s Hershey Bears.

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Ethen Frank Scores Twice, Atlantic Division Falls To Pacific Division In 2023 AHL All-Star Challenge Final

Screen cap: AHLTV The American Hockey League’s (AHL) 2023 All-Star Classic commenced Sunday night with the All-Star Skills challenge at Place Bell in Laval, Quebec. Hershey Bears forward Ethen Frank stole the show with a blistering performance in the second … Continue reading

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Is Bears’ Head Coach Todd Nelson The Next Man Up In D.C.?

screen cap: YouTube/Hershey Bears It’s already been a crazy season for the Washington Capitals, as key injuries have derailed their 2022-23 campaign right from the start. How the team responds in the next quarter of the season will say alot … Continue reading

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