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New York Rangers’ Three Keys to Victory Against Caps

This year’s Rangers were supposed to be better than last year’s squad that reached the Eastern Conference Finals. On paper, it looked like they would be… but that’s why they […]

by · May 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers, Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals vs. New York Rangers: A Series Preview

After earning another Southeast Division title prior to realignment, the Washington Capitals hope they can defeat the sixth seed New York Rangers this time around, unlike last postseason. The Rangers […]

by · May 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers, Washington Capitals
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Rangers-Capitals: A Playoff History

With the Rangers and Capitals facing off in the postseason for the third time in four years,  let’s take a look back at the two teams’ previous playoff meetings: Playoff […]

by · April 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers, Washington Capitals
Capitals Win Season Finale, Meet Rangers In Quarterfinals

Capitals Win Season Finale, Meet Rangers In Quarterfinals

The Washington Capitals defeated the Boston Bruins yesterday in overtime, by a final score of 3-2. Forward Eric Fehr was credited with the winning goal that secured a victory in […]

by · April 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals Re-Sign Michal Neuvirth

The Washington Capitals re-signed backup net minder Michal Neuvirth to a two year contract Saturday morning, as the team officially set their NHL goalies for the 2013-2014 season and beyond. […]

by · April 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
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Which Comes First: The System or the Player?

Why didn’t Zbynek Michalek work in Pittsburgh?

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Washington Capitals Re-Sign Fehr, Volpatti

Following their fifth Southeast Division championship in the last six years, the Washington Capitals signed forwards Eric Fehr and Aaron Volpatti to two year contract extensions beginning in the 2013-2014 […]

by · April 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
Washington Capitals Clinch Division, Ovechkin Stays Hot

Washington Capitals Clinch Division, Ovechkin Stays Hot

It was the 175th consecutive sell-out crowd at Verizon Center. Everyone in attendance was well aware of what was at stake; if the Washington Capitals knocked off the Winnipeg Jets […]

by · April 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
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Ovechkin Scores Twice, Capitals Control Their Own Destiny

After jumping out to a 4-0 lead for the third time in their last four games, the Washington Capitals held on to beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-1 in Quebec Saturday […]

by · April 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
Washington Capitals NICKLAS BACKSTROM - Photo by Andy Martin Jr

Washington Capitals Win Streak Snapped, Backstrom Hurt

The Washington Capitals (24-18-2) eight game win streak was snapped on Thursday night, as they fell to the Ottawa Senators (23-14-6) on the road by a 3-1 score. Although led […]

by · April 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
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Rankings the Capitals: Most Important Players For the Playoffs

After a 2-10-1 start to the 2013 campaign, many Washington Capitals fans were all but ready for their team to bomb the season and pray for luck in the draft […]

by · April 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
Brooks Laich in action on April 4th vs the New York Islanders. Tom Turk/THW

Capitals Injury Report

Laich Effect  For some time now, National Hockey League teams have categorized mild to severe injuries as upper and lower body. Sometimes, the full extent of a players’ injury, may […]

by · April 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals