Tag Archives: Wednesday Night Hockey

Alex Ovechkin Passes Steve Yzerman to Take Possession of Ninth On All-Time Goals List

Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin headed into the NHL All-Star bye week having recorded two consecutive hat tricks in as many games and moving further up on the NHL’s all-time Goals Scored List. On Wednesday Night, in a nationally-televised game at … Continue reading

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#MambaForever: Alex Ovechkin Sports No. 24 Jersey Before Game Against Predators in Tribute to Late NBA Legend Kobe Bryant, Will Auction Jersey To Benefit Bryant Family Charity

Monumental Sports Network The tragic death of National Basketball Association legend Kobe Bryant, his 13-year old daughter Gianna, and seven others in a helicopter crash on Sunday morning in California sent shock waves throughout the sports world. In the days … Continue reading

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Wednesday Night Hockey Preview: Capitals Collide With Predators At Capital One Arena

Photo: Geoff Burke/Getty Images The Washington Capitals host the Nashville Predators for the second and final meeting between the two teams this season on Wednesday night. The Predators took a wild first game against the Capitals earlier this season by a … Continue reading

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Good Things Come to Those in Enemy Territory: Brendan Leipsic Gives Stick to Young Capitals Fan Before Game Against Flyers

NBC Sports Washington One of the best things about hockey is the relationship built between fan bases and the players on their respective favorite teams. The Capitals often have a good fan presence in the home buildings of opposing teams, … Continue reading

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T.J., Ya Filthy Animal! T.J. Oshie Undresses Boston Bruins Defender For Second Goal of the Game

Patrick Smith/Getty Images While the Capitals’ Wednesday night contest against the Boston Bruins would no doubt be a difficult matchup, right wing T.J. Oshie has had himself one heck of a night already, with two goals in the second period. … Continue reading

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Wednesday Night Hockey Preview: Capitals Take On Rangers In The Big Apple

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Washington Capitals clash with the New York Rangers for the second time this season on Wednesday night. The Capitals have points in 11 straight games (10-0-1) against New York and have won the past seven … Continue reading

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T.J. Oshie and Evgeny Kuznetsov In Chicago Filming “Wednesday Night Hockey” Promo, “The Bird” Celly Makes An Appearance

Photo: Charles P. Grendys With hockey season roughly two months away, promotional clips and commercials will be needed for any major broadcaster holding NHL rights. As the sole holder of national broadcasting rights of the NHL, NBC (whose contract expires … Continue reading

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Wednesday Night Hockey Preview: Lightning Hit The District For The First Time This Season

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images The Washington Capitals host the Tampa Bay Lightning for the lone time this season when the Bolts come to town on Wednesday night for the first time since Game 6 of last year’s Eastern Conference Final. … Continue reading

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Wednesday Night Hockey Preview: Capitals, Maple Leafs Look To End Losing Streaks

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals visit the Toronto Maple Leafs for the second meeting of the season between the two teams. The Maple Leafs beat the Capitals by a score of 4-2 on October 13 at Capital One Arena, the … Continue reading

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“I’m Trying to Find Out Why It Wasn’t An Instigator: Sidney Crosby Thinks Tom Wilson Should Have Gotten a Penalty For Instigating

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images While his Pittsburgh Penguins came out with a 2-1 win over the Capitals on Wednesday night, Penguins captain Sidney Crosby had some words for his opposing captain following the Metropolitan Division clash. Early in the first … Continue reading

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