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Hershey Bears Free Agent Focus: Part Two – Forwards

Photo: Iowa Wild The 2021-22 Hershey Bears struggled to score goals down the stretch, as the chocolate and white were shut out a whopping seven times after winger Joe Snively was recalled to the Washington Capitals on January 28. To … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals — Drafts By The Decades

Photo: NHLI via Getty Images Here are a few memories of players that the Washington Capitals drafted in past NHL drafts. This focus was inspired by a “Days Gone By” section of a small-town newspaper called “The Greeley Citizen”, which … Continue reading

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Keep, Trade Or Cut? Who Should Stay And Who Should Go On The Washington Capitals?

As we enter an important off-season for the twilight of the Ovechkin era, the Washington Capitals and General Manager Brian MacLellan are figured to shakeup the current roster. With four straight first round bounces after hoisting Lord Stanley’s Cup in … Continue reading

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“You’re A Legend Here in D.C.”: Capitals’ TJ Oshie, Tom Wilson Congratulate Former Washington Nationals Infielder Ryan Zimmerman On Jersey Retirement

Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images If one were to ask sports fans in Washington, D.C. to pick one professional athlete that has been as beloved and revered in the last 20 years as Washington Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin, chances are … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Fourth Quarter/End of the Season Report: 2021-22 Season

Photo: Nova Caps With the 2021-22 season over for the Washington Capitals, it’s time to take our regular quarterly assessment of the team for the fourth quarter of the season.

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Tom Wilson Out 6-8 Months Following Knee Surgery To Reconstruct Torn ACL

The Washington Capitals announced on Wednesday that forward Tom Wilson has undergone successful knee surgery on a torn ACL and will be out six to eight months. Wilson tore the ACL in his left knee in the first period of … Continue reading

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Making The Grade: Grades For Washington Capitals Forwards For The 2021-22 Season

As we continue to wrap-up our analysis of the Washington Capitals 2021-22 season, we  next take a look at the performance of the Capitals forwards during the regular season and generate resultant grades for each of the forwards for their … Continue reading

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Tom Wilson Said His Knee Injury Was “Pretty Significant”, Surgery Possible At This Point

Following a day off on Saturday, the Washington Capitals held their final interviews with the media on Sunday morning. Forward Tom Wilson gave a little more detail about his injury in Game 1 of their first round series with the … Continue reading

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“You Deserve A Longer Run and Parties in the Streets…Again”: Capitals Thank Fans After Season-Ending Loss to Panthers

John McCreary/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals’ 4-3 overtime loss to the Florida Panthers in Game 6 of their first round playoff series on Friday night ended the team’s season earlier than hoped, despite a heroic comeback effort by … Continue reading

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Tom Wilson Out, Ilya Samsonov Gets The Start, Line Changes For Game 6: News From Capitals Morning Skate

The Washington Capitals had the day off on Thursday as the team returned from Florida Thursday afternoon. Game 6 of the Capitals-Panthers series is set for tonight at Capital One Arena, with puck drop set for 7:30PM ET. Here’s the … Continue reading

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