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Countdown to the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: A Look at This Week’s Key Matchups

Photo: NHL.com As there are four more weeks until the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs begin, the NHL season ramps up as teams on the outside looking in are pushing for a playoff spot, while others look to get hot at … Continue reading

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When Did Braden Holtby’s Struggles Begin?

Photo: Today’s Sports News Braden Holtby recently went through the worst stretch of his career, losing six straight decisions (0-4-2) while having a 0.851 save percentage in the process. He also a dreadful outing against the Anaheim Ducks last night where … Continue reading

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Capitals-Maple Leafs Stadium Series Game Hits Primetime Network Low

Photo: NHL According to Sports Media Watch, the Capitals-Maple Leafs Stadium Series game, which was switched to NBCSN with more than four minutes to play in the game to accommodate local news and NBC’s Saturday Night Live, ranks as the … Continue reading

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The 2018 NHL Stadium Series Fan Experience: Hockey Outdoors Is Something Special

Going inside the 2018 NHL Stadium Series game between the Washington Capitals and Toronto Maple Leafs Continue reading

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Blackout Upon Blackout: NBC’s Broadcasting Fiasco

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images  The winds had calmed just enough for levity. Battered by a ferocious and seemingly never-ending wall of wind the day before, those in and around the DC-area, faces familiar with volatile weather patterns, received a brief … Continue reading

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Jakub Vrana Ends 25-Game Goal Drought on the Big Stage

Photo: Mark Blinch/NHLI via Getty Images 25 games without a goal can be a hard slump to overcome for any hockey rookie. That was the drought Jakub Vrana of the Washington Capitals had coming into Saturday night’s Stadium Series game … Continue reading

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Capitals Burn Maple Leafs 5-2 in Stadium Series Game

Photo: NHL/Getty Images ANNAPOLIS, MD — The Washington Capitals beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 Saturday night at Navy-Marine Corp Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland. The Capitals would strike for three goals in the first period (Kuznetsov, Ovechkin and Backstrom) … Continue reading

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Countdown to the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: A Look at This Week’s Playoff Picture

Photo Credit: AP / Frank Gunn As there are five more weeks until the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs begin, the NHL season ramps up as teams on the outside looking in are pushing for a playoff spot, while others look … Continue reading

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The Balance of Power in the Eastern Conference: Is the Metropolitan Division Stronger than the Atlantic Division?

From top to bottom, which Division in the NHL Eastern Conference is more competitive? Continue reading

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Biggest Storylines Heading Into the 2018 NHL Trade Deadline

Which players will get moved before Monday’s deadline? Which clubs will be the most active? Continue reading

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