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They Went 1-0: Recalling the Champion Nationals’ Epic Visit to Capital One Arena and Celebrations with the Capitals

Photo: Al Drago/AP We put a Curly W in the books on November 3, 2019, when the World Series Champion Washington Nationals visited and celebrated at Capital One Arena. In the Capitals’ final rewind of the “Best of Capitals Entertainment” … Continue reading

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Nationals’ Ryan Zimmerman, Joe Ross Opt Out Of 2020 MLB Season

Photo: Federal Baseball Washington Nationals pitcher Joe Ross and first baseman Ryan Zimmerman opted out of the 2020 MLB season, the team announced on Monday. Zimmerman made it clear on Twitter that he is not retiring.

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Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Accepts “All In Challenge” for COVID-19 Relief; Auction Winner Receives Private On-Ice Lessons from His Office

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin accepts the “All In Challenge” by Fanatics, which encourages every athlete, sports team, celebrity, and artist to join the challenge to provide food for those in need during the Coronavirus pandemic. Ovechkin is auctioning off … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Nicklas Backstrom Donates $20,000 to Pros for Heroes, a COVID-19 Relief Fund Started by Nationals’ Ryan Zimmerman

Photo: Al Drago/AP Washington Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman and his wife Heather started a fundraiser called Pros for Heroes COVID-19 Relief Fund, which gives meals and supplies to medical workers in Northern Virginia who are helping treat patients with … Continue reading

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“I’m A Huge D.C. Sports Fan, So It’s Fitting That I’m Making These Masks D.C.-Themed.”: How a Local Oncology Nurse is Helping to Protect Her Colleagues & Patients

Photo: Vanessa E. Last week, we brought you the story of two nurses, one a Washington Capitals fan and one a Philadelphia Flyers fan, making masks for D.C. first responders in response to the Coronavirus pandemic. I had the chance … Continue reading

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Voices of D.C. Sports: Local Broadcasters Help to Feed the City Through New Initiative

Photo: @WaltonCaps The Coronavirus pandemic forced all professional sports leagues to be put on hold or suspend their respective seasons. In the DMV, local sports broadcasters are coming together through the initiative, Voices of D.C. Sports: Helping to Feed the … Continue reading

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Samsonov Will Start On Thursday Against The Devils; Nationals’ Ryan Zimmerman Visits: News From Capitals’ Practice

The Washington Capitals held practice Wednesday morning ahead of their clash against the New Jersey Devils on Thursday (7:00 P.M. ET on NBC Sports Washington). Here is the latest from Medstar Capitals Iceplex.

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Washington Nationals’ Ryan Zimmerman Played Goaltender At Capitals’ Practice On Wednesday

Photo: Capitals A special guest was on the ice Wednesday morning at Capitals’ practice. Washington Nationals’ first baseman and World Series champion Ryan Zimmerman suited up and played goaltender.

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Capitals And Nationals Locker Room Celebration Is One For The Ages

Photo: @Nationals What a night! It was almost as if the hockey game was secondary….almost. Jakub Vrana scored his first career hat trick in a 4-2 win over the Calgary Flames, improving the Capitals record to an impressive 11-2-3 (25 … Continue reading

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Whole Lot Of Natitude!! World Series Champion Washington Nationals In The House For Capitals’ Game Against the Calgary Flames

The Washington Capitals honored the World Series Champion Washington Nationals before Sunday’s game against the Calgary Flames. Since the Nats’ win, the two teams and city have been abuzz in a celebratory mood.

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