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UFAs Spotted Over Washington

What can be said for the Washington Capitals 2012 Cup drive? It was a team effort. They got OT winners from fourth liners, divvied up ice time so that everybody […]

by · May 16, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Player Profiles, Washington Capitals
The Stanley Cup Playoffs will likely have a much different look soon (cr: mastermaq@flickr)

Women In Fantasy Hockey: Let’s “Cap” This One!

As we move onward, here is the fourth installment in our series of Women In Fantasy Hockey. Today or interview is with Angela Lewis, who does some excellent freelance writing […]

by · May 16, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy, Washington Capitals
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Dale Hunter leaves lasting impression on Capitals

  The Washington Capitals parted ways with Bruce Boudreau during the 2011-12 season. Luckily for Boudreau, the Anaheim Ducks came calling.The Capitals however, felt just as fortunate to be able […]

by · May 15, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
Hunter in 1989 with the Capitals. (hockeymedia/Flickr)

Dale Hunter is Going Home

All the speculation was spot on – Dale Hunter is headed back to London, Ontario. Hunter announced early Monday morning that he will be stepping down as the head coach […]

Time For Washington To Part Ways With Semin

Time For Washington To Part Ways With Semin

The Washington Capitals are going to look different next season, we know that much for sure, but to what extent remains to be seen. GM George McPhee has a few […]

by · May 14, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Washington Capitals
Malkin's determination to score goals has hurt his line's production (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Presenting the 2012 THW Year-End Awards

Every year, the National Hockey League’s awards are voted upon by the league’s general managers or the Professional Hockey Writers Association. The idea is to get a balanced cross-section of […]

by · May 14, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators, Pittsburgh Penguins, Washington Capitals
GM George McPhee seethes as the Caps lose in Game 7 (@matt71royer)

The Washington Capitals Autopsy

Get out the Kleenex, it’s over. It’s hard for the Washington Capitals not to ask “what if?” What if Joel Ward didn’t take a high sticking double minor in game […]

by · May 13, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
Who Would the Devils Rather Play in the Eastern Conference Finals?

Who Would the Devils Rather Play in the Eastern Conference Finals?

The New Jersey Devils have been off since Wednesday, when they defeated the Philadelphia Flyers in five games in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Now, tonight’s other semifinal Game 7 will […]

by · May 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils, New York Rangers, Washington Capitals
Molson has taken over the NHL beer sponsorship from Labatt for a mere $375 million

The Capitals/Rangers Game 7 Drinking Game

We’re finally here. Tonight is Game Seven of an exceptionally tense series. What better way to celebrate undoubtedly the most entertaining of Round Two than with a toast to close […]

by · May 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Humor, New York Rangers, Washington Capitals
Mike Green is focused on the task at hand (Tom Turk/THW)

Capitals Invade MSG for Game 7

ALEXANDRIA, VA — Tonight the Washington Capitals visit the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden for Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals. For the Capitals, it’s one final […]

by · May 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers, Previews and Predictions, Washington Capitals
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Is Braden Holtby the Capitals Goalie of the Future?

When the 2011-2012 National Hockey League season started, the Washington Capitals would have never guessed that they would be in the circumstance that they are in.  They probably wanted, and […]

by · May 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
The Washington Capitals Will Win Game 7 In New York

The Washington Capitals Will Win Game 7 In New York

Momentum The Caps have outplayed and outworked the Rangers in the last three games.  Having said that, the games have been incredibly tight. Untimely penalties and bad bounces have hurt […]