Angie Lewis

Angie represented The Hockey Writers at the 2011 NHL Winter Classic and is credentialed for Washington Capitals home games. She is a NHL Contributor for SB Nation's "NHL Scores & More" and covers high school hockey for The Washington Post. Angie attended American University where she studied broadcast journalism.

Recent Articles by Angie

Caps celebrate another playoff berth (Tom Turk/THW)

Past Playoff Failures Will Serve As Motivation For Caps… In A Different Way

After finally regaining playoff-team status in the 2008 NHL postseason in surprise-fashion during Bruce Boudreau’s first season as the team’s head coach, the Washington Capitals still have found themselves no further […]

by · April 6, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, Washington Capitals
Sabres, Caps faceoff in pivotal matchup late in the season (Tom Turk/THW)

Sabres Beat Caps in D.C., Playoffs Inching Farther Away for Washington

Few would have predicted late March’s game between the Buffalo Sabres and Washington Capitals to feature playoff implications, but with the Caps and Sabres tied with 84 points before their […]

by · March 28, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Washington Capitals
Alex Ovechkin (michael starghill/Flickr)

Capitals Must Use Intangibles and Self-Motivation Toward Playoff Push

It’s been a strange and, at times, tumultuous season for the Washington Capitals, but they have found themselves in the eighth spot in the Eastern Conference, despite losing, 4-3, to the […]

by · March 24, 2012 · 3 comments · Washington Capitals
(Tom Turk/THW)

No Style Points For the Caps In 1-0 Loss to Flyers

As sure it has been spread across the hockey world by now, Alex Ovechkin was “benched” for the second time this season during the Washington Capitals and Philadelphia Flyers game […]

by · March 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers, Washington Capitals
(Tom Turk/THW)

Capitals Continue to Fail to Take Advantage of Playoff Situation

The Washington Capitals need to keep in mind that there are only so many games left in the regular season to earn a playoff spot. In order to do so, […]

by · March 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils, Washington Capitals
Dale Hunter earned his first win as the Caps' bench boss Saturday against the Senators. (Tom Turk/THW)

Capitals Moving On With the Same Roster

After the Caps sent players back in Hershey and putting Nicklas Backstrom on LTIR to free cap space in case a deal was done, it seems the market price for […]

by · February 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News, Trades Contracts and Transactions, Washington Capitals
Alex Ovechkin (michael starghill/Flickr)

Caps Looking in the Mirror Against Montreal?

Overall, the Washington Capitals have not had the best season to date and still find themselves on the outside-looking-in at the playoffs, sitting at 9th in the Eastern Conference. However, […]

by · February 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, Washington Capitals

Season’s Microcosms Leave Caps in Most Dire Situation Yet

You could probably say that Monday night the hockey world was watching the Washington Capitals play the San Jose Sharks: the game was nationally televised on NBC Sports Network, and […]

by · February 14, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · San Jose Sharks, Washington Capitals
Wheeler scores on Vokoun in the shootout give Jets 3-2 win over Caps (Tom Turk/THW)

Keeping Things In Control Key for Capitals’ Success

After a stellar performance against the Florida Panthers, the Washington Capitals have pledged to continue their battle to make the playoffs. Thursday night against the Winnipeg Jets, however, was a […]

by · February 10, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals, Winnipeg Jets
Laich played hard against the Panthers, despite being injured (Tom Turk/THW)

Hunter vs. Dineen: Caps Overtake Panthers, Continue the Fight for First

Dale Hunter and Kevin Dineen were similar players that played around the same time period. Hunter, once captain of the Washington Capitals, played 19 seasons in the NHL, and finished […]

by · February 8, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, Washington Capitals

The Crossroads: What Should Washington Do By the Deadline?

Fans of the Washington Capitals have had a tough time dealing with their team this season due to the almost inexplicable mediocrity the Caps have shown through the past half […]

by · February 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Trades Contracts and Transactions, Uncategorized, Washington Capitals
Claude Julien (Icon SMI)

Undermanned Caps Bear Down, Beat Bruins, 5-3

Monday evening, we went over the fact that Alex Ovechkin will miss the Capitals’ next three games due to a suspension. So now, without Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom (concussion) and Mike […]

by · January 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Uncategorized, Washington Capitals