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Capitals Announce First Round of Roster Cuts

The Washington Capitals made their first round of cuts today.¬†Coach Barry Trotz announced that Damian Riat (Geneve-Servette), Dmitri Zaitsev (Moose Jaw), Tanner Jeannot (Moose Jaw), Brendan Semchuck (Vancouver Giants), Garrett Pilon (Hershey), Beck Malenstyn (Calgary Hitmen), Jimmy DeVito, Robbie Baillargeon, … Continue reading

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All of the Goalie Masks of the Washington Capitals

Photos: Washington Capitals On Saturday, the Washington Capitals released images of the goaltender helmets for every goalie in training camp. Below are shots of the “buckets” for Braden Holtby, Philipp Grubauer, Phoenix Copley, Vitek Vanecek, Parker Milner and Adam Carlson. … Continue reading

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Tom Wilson, Nicklas Backstrom, and T.J. Oshie have Returned to Kettler

Over the last few weeks, Capitals players have been returning to the D.C. area and attending informal skates at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. The practices are being led by Capitals’ strength and conditioning coach Mark Nemish. Player attendance has grown week-by-week … Continue reading

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Capitals Players Begin Unofficial Workouts at Kettler Capitals Iceplex

It’s nearly the end of August and that means Capitals players are moving back to their respective DC-area homes and returning to¬†Kettler Capitals Iceplex to prepare for the season ahead. Several Capitals players, one Devils player and a couple of … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Scenes from the Season: Favorites (Photos)

We’re in the home stretch! It’s about one month until camp starts and the boys return to their hockey homes. With that being said, it’s time for the final post in the “Scenes from the Season” series! This last part … Continue reading

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5 Burning Questions for the Bears

HERSHEY, PA – With all of the insanity swirling in Washington and Hershey during this off-season, many in the area are wondering how the Caps potential roster will impact Hershey in 2017-2018. Here are five big questions that are hopefully … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Scenes from the Season: Cellys

Is the summer heat getting to you and you’re longing for the chill of a hockey arena? Me too – that’s why I’m recapping some of my favorite shots from 2016-17 in a three-part series I’m entitling “Hershey Bears Scenes … Continue reading

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Copley’s New Deal Spells…

HERSHEY, PA – The Washington Capitals announced via press release today that they have re-signed goaltender Pheonix Copley to a two-year deal. While fans in Hershey couldn’t be happier, it appears as though they will only have one year left … Continue reading

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Goaltending Woes about to Hit?

Just a few short years ago, many questioned Washington’s decision to take Ilya Samsonov in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. After all, the organization was loaded with goaltenders and prospects. Fast forward to present – there is a chance, understand … Continue reading

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Analysis Of All 30 Washington Capitals Prospects

Throughout their history, the Washington Capitals have been a team able to identify talent in the NHL Entry Draft and the current pool of prospects shows that. In this article, NoVa Caps’ Luke Adomanis looks at the Caps’ 30 best … Continue reading

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