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Part 4: WAR! What Is It Good For? Projecting the Pacific Division Standings by Expected WAR Standings Point Projections

Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images In part four of our series on projecting the 2019-20 NHL divisional standings by the “WAR” statistical metric, we’ll be taking a look at the Pacific Division.  If you missed the first three parts, here … Continue reading

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Start Fast Or Lose Ground Quickly: The Capitals Need to Have a Strong October in 2019

The Washington Capitals have a tough October slate of games in 2019. Continue reading

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The Year In Review: Grading Each Pacific Division GM’s Performance Over The Last Year

Photo: CBC General Managers around the NHL have been busy in the past year with free agency, trades, and the draft. While some teams like the San Jose Sharks and Vegas Golden Knights have added superstars such as defenseman Erik Karlsson and … Continue reading

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Bottom-Six Improvements: The Capitals Added More Lineup Flexibility with the Summer Additions

The Washington Capitals bottom-six forward rotation should be improved compared to a season ago. Continue reading

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A Look At The Trades That Took Place Around The League On Day 2 Of The NHL Draft

Photo: Detroit News With trade buzz around the NHL ahead of the draft in Vancouver heating up, it was surprising that Friday’s Round 1 of the draft did not feature any major moves. That changed early Saturday before the second … Continue reading

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2019 NHL Draft Winners and Losers

Which teams are the big winners and losers from the 2019 NHL Draft? Continue reading

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How Are They Doing? Checking In On Philipp Grubauer, Alex Chiasson and Jay Beagle

They will always be a part of our Capitals’ family. A part of the history and lore of the Capitals’ Stanley Cup season. And like (most) family members, we occasionally wonder how they’re doing. Alex Chiasson, Jay Beagle and Philipp … Continue reading

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Capitals Crunch Canucks 3-2; Braden Holtby Strong In Goal

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 Tuesday night at Capital One Arena. The win improves the Capitals record to 29-18-6 (64 points) on the season. The Capitals continue their six-game homestand on Thursday … Continue reading

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The Capitals Honor Longtime Fan Favorite Jay Beagle With Heartfelt Tribute Video During Game Against Canucks

Photo: @Capitals The Capitals’ Tuesday night contest against the Vancouver Canucks was one that carried with it a mix of emotion, with the return of longtime Capitals forward and fan favorite Jay Beagle, who departed the Capitals after 10 seasons … Continue reading

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Vancouver at Washington Preview: Capitals Continue Homestand vs. Canucks

Photo: Vancouver Courier The Washington Capitals host the Vancouver Canucks in the final meeting of the season between the two teams on Tuesday night. The Capitals beat the Canucks 5-2 on October 22 at Rogers Arena the first time they … Continue reading

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