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“They Made the Most of Their Chances, And We Just Weren’t Able to Put Ours In”: Capitals Emphasize Being Able to Finish Offensively After Lopsided Loss to the Devils

Rich Graessle/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals 3-0 shutout win over the Calgary Flames on November 25 sparked hope for a consistent string of performances for Head Coach Peter Laviolette’s club, with consistency and a full 60 minutes something … Continue reading

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Garden State Gloom: John Carlson Scores Lone Goal in Capitals’ 5-1 Loss to Devils

Photo: @Capitals/Twitter The Washington Capitals fell to the New Jersey Devils by a score of 5-1 Saturday night at Prudential Center. The loss dropped the Capitals’ record to 9-11-3 and 21 points on the season. Goaltender Charlie Lindgren made 24 … Continue reading

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Preview: Capitals’ Season-Long Road Trip Starts On Saturday Night In New Jersey

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Washington Capitals take on the New Jersey Devils for their final meeting in the Garden State and second of four this season on Saturday night. Washington defeated New Jersey in the first get together … Continue reading

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Somethin’ ‘Bout the OshBabe: Capitals’ Improved Play With the Return of T.J. Oshie May Be More Than A Coincidence

John McCreary/NHLI via Getty Images The Capitals’ injury list got one name shorter on Wednesday with the return of right wing T.J. Oshie to the lineup; the team secured a 3-2 overtime victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on the day … Continue reading

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Slide, Kuzy, Slide! Evgeny Kuznetsov Scores Highlight-Reel Third Goal of the Season in Capitals’ 3-0 Victory Over Flames

Photo: Capitals/Facebook Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov scored his third goal of the season in Friday’s 3-0 victory over the Calgary Flames at Capital One Arena, and it was a highlight-reel-worthy moment.

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Preview: Capitals Close Out Homestand vs. Calgary On Friday

Photo by John McCreary/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals host the Calgary Flames for the first of two meetings this season, which both come in a span of eight days, on Friday afternoon. The teams split two games last … Continue reading

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Holiday Spirit: Capitals And Penguins Begin Weekend Of Fisticuffs With “Fight Night In Landover” 33 Years Ago Tonight

33 years ago tonight the Washington Capitals’ traditional arch-rivals, the Pittsburgh Penguins, came to the Capital Center in Landover, Maryland, for the first game of a home-and-home set between the two teams. The weekend series would turn into a post-Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Surprise, Surprise: Goal No. 790 Brings With It More Historical Significance For Alex Ovechkin

John McCreary/NHLI via Getty Images As if the Washington Capitals’ 3-2 come-from-behind overtime victory against the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night at Capital One Arena wasn’t already a morale boost to the locker room, the game-winning goal by captain Alex … Continue reading

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2023 Caps Canine Calendar Now Available

The Washington Capitals announced Wednesday that the 2023 Capitals Canine Calendar is now available for purchase, with proceeds benefitting Wolf Trap Animal Rescue (WTAR) and Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation. The calendar costs $20 and is available for purchase online, … Continue reading

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The Renaissance Run: Bruce Boudreau Named 14th Head Coach in Franchise History On This Day 15 Years Ago

NHL On this day 15 years ago, the Washington Capitals named then-Hershey Bears (American Hockey League) Head Coach Bruce Boudreau the 14th Head Coach in franchise history on an interim basis. The promotion of the longtime minor leagues coach would … Continue reading

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