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Examining All 32 NHL Goaltending Tandems For 2022-23 Season: Part I

Photo by Michael Martin/NHLI via Getty Images With a number of teams changing up their goaltending across the NHL this offseason, NoVa Caps takes a look at all of the 32 team’s goaltending situation for the 2022-23 season. We do … Continue reading

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2022 NHL Offseason Grades: Pacific Division

Photo: NHL.com With the 2022 NHL Draft in the books and most of the key unrestricted free agents under contract for the 2022-23 camapign, teams have changed their teams for the better, worse, or maybe not much. NoVa Caps concludes … Continue reading

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Why Capitals Should Pursue Acquiring Canucks’ J.T. Miller

Photo: Hockey Wilderness The Washington Capitals are in need of a center after Nicklas Backstrom underwent surgery to resurface his left hip and are reportedly interested in acquiring J.T. Miller from the Vancouver Canucks.

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2022-23 NHL Offseason Moves Tracker

Photo: Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports With the 2021-22 NHL season now in the books, teams will look to improve through trades, free agency, the entry draft, and more ways. NoVa Caps provides a list of every move throughout the offseason.

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Report: Capitals Interested In Canucks’ Miller, Pending UFA Kadri After Backstrom Had Surgery

Photo: NBC Sports After the news that center Nicklas Backstrom underwent surgery to resurface his left hip came out on Saturday, the Washington Capitals have been linked to Vancouver Canucks right-wing J.T. Miller (who can also play center) and pending … Continue reading

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So You Think Your Team’s Postseason History Has Been Bad? – Playoff Failures In Perspective

Screen cap: Youtube After losing in Round 1 for the fourth consecutive season, it’s not difficult for Washington Capitals fans to feel depressed about their team, especially when their core players are growing long in the tooth. But, to put … Continue reading

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Former Capitals’ Head Coach Boudreau Will Return Behind Canucks’ Bench Next Season

Photo: NHL.com Vancouver Canucks General Manager Patrik Allvin announced today that Bruce Boudreau will return as head coach for the 2022.23 season. Boudreau’s option year for next season pays him $2.5 million in salary.

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A Look At The Key Races Across NHL With Two Weeks Left In Regular Season

Photo: Joe Sargent/NHLI via Getty Images With two weeks remaining in the regular season after Thursday night, there is still plenty to watch for as just five spots in the Stanley Cup Playoffs are taken, teams are battling for positioning, and … Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov Records Second Career Hat Trick To Propel Capitals Over Canucks

Photo: Jeff Vinnick/NHLI via Getty Images They weren’t the prettiest of goals. But as they say, there are no style points in hockey. Capitals’ top-line center Evgeny Kuznetsov recorded what might be one of the uglier hat tricks in recent … Continue reading

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Capitals Recover, Top Canucks, 4-3 (OT); Kuznetsov Gets Second Career Hat Trick, Eller Nets OTGWG

Photo: Jeff Vinnick/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals overcame the Vancouver Canucks to win by a score of 4-3 in overtime at Rogers Arena on Friday night to finish their three-game Western Canada road trip with a 2-0-1 record. … Continue reading

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