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A Look At The Capitals’ Defensemen’s Stats Through Four Games

Photo: Joe Sargent/Getty Images After allowing an average of 3.44 goals-per-game in the final 32 games of the 2019-20 regular season and signing four defensemen in the offseason, the Washington Capitals have allowed at least three goals in three of … Continue reading

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Hendrix LaPierre On Meeting Idol Alex Ovechkin: “It Was Special To See Him And Shake His Hand”

The past two months have been a whirlwind for the 18-year-old center from Quebec, Canada. Since November, Hendrix LaPierre spent time playing in the QMJHL, participated in Team Canada’s selection camp for the 2021 World Junior Championship, and just finished … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin, Evgeny Kuznetsov and Zdeno Chara Score In Final Intra-squad Scrimmage: Team White Beats Team Red, 3-1

The Washington Capitals held their second and final intra-squad scrimmage on Sunday afternoon at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. The Capitals will now make roster cuts early this week in order to meet the 23-player roster limit required by 5:00 PM on … Continue reading

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Images From Washington Capitals Training Camp -Saturday, January 9

The Washington Capitals were back to work Saturday morning at MedStar Capitals Iceplex following a day off on Friday. The team will hold one more scrimmage Sunday afternoon and then begin to finalize their opening night roster. The season opens … Continue reading

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Martin Fehervary Is Grateful For Opportunity To Learn From Fellow Countryman Zdeno Chara, Even Though It May Cost Him A Starting Position

Legendary defenseman Zdeno Chara took to the ice with the Capitals starters for the first time on Wednesday. In doing so, he replaced prospect defenseman Martin Fehervary in the lineup, who was re-assigned to the afternoon practice for prospects.

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Zdeno Chara: “It Was Exciting To Put The Washington Capitals Jersey On”

Photo: @Capitals Defenseman Zdeno Chara told the media that “it was exciting to put the Washington Capitals jersey on,” be on the ice, and meet his new teammates after getting on the ice for the first time with the practice … Continue reading

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Zdeno Chara Joins Capitals For First Time In Training Camp

Screen cap: @Capitals After completing his quarantine requirement and passing his physical testing, defenseman Zdeno Chara joined the Washington Capitals for the first time after signing a one-year contract with the team as an unrestricted free agent last Wednesday.

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Sights & Sounds from Media Day, First Day of Capitals’ 2020-21 Training Camp

Photos: @Capitals The first day of the Washington Capitals‘ 2020-21 training camp is officially here! Although the start of on-ice sessions does not begin until Monday, January 4, Sunday was limited to medical and testing; however, fans were given a … Continue reading

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The Last Men Skating: A Look At Players Who Have Stood the Test of NHL Time

NHL It is always a momentous occasion when a player gets drafted into the NHL, and event marked every year with coverage of the NHL Entry Draft, which includes the expected anticipation of which player will be drafted first overall. … Continue reading

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Milestones in Sight During the Washington Capitals 2020-21 Season

Photo: Nick Wass/The Associated Press The 2020-21 NHL season will be a shortened thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, with the teams playing just 56 games instead of the customary 82 games. Nonetheless, several players on the Capitals’ roster could reach … Continue reading

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