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Analyzing the Capitals’ Destruction of the Islanders in Game 7

The Washington Capitals didn’t just beat the New York Islanders in Game 7 of their Stanley Cup first round playoff series – they destroyed them. If it wasn’t for the […]

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Stanley Quips: Finding Love and Joy in Times of Conflict

If I wanted to really write what I truly felt about game seven last night, I would just find a way to write a 1,000-word equivalent to my tweet last […]

The Other Goalie: A Caps Fan Scouting Report Of Henrik Lundqvist

The Other Goalie: A Caps Fan Scouting Report Of Henrik Lundqvist

In relationships, you never want to meet the ‘other woman’ face-to-face; it’s awkward, potentially dangerous, and there’s too many unknowns involved.  Thankfully, in this hockey relationship, I’ve got you covered […]

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Previous Postseason Experience: The Biggest Playoff X-Factor

The New York Islanders started the 2014-2015 season with a bang, but ended it with but a whimper. Throughout most of this season the Isles were one of the NHL’s […]

by · April 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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3 Keys for the Rangers Against the Capitals

Alas, we will NOT have a much-desired Rangers-Islanders playoff series, as the hockey gods decided to toy with us before ultimately delivering more of the same: Rangers vs. Capitals. Familiar […]

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Capitals’ Game 7 is Alex Ovechkin’s Chance to Shine

It’s no secret that the Washington Capitals are usually terrible in home-ice Game 7 showdowns. For whatever reason, their superstar Alex Ovechkin and the rest of the team fail to […]

by · April 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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NHL Playoff Ramblings: Another Game 7

Not again! With the way this is going, you might as well give every tooth of mine a root canal. Tonight’s Capitals game against the Islanders is going to be […]

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Alex Ovechkin: The 2nd Best LW in Hockey History

This season, Alex Ovechkin is putting the finishing touches on another fine campaign. He finished 4th in the NHL in points, and won his fifth goalscoring title. That puts him […]

by · April 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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The Washington Capitals are in Game 7: Uh-Oh

The Washington Capitals should have won Game 6 in their Stanley Cup Quarterfinal series with the New York Islanders – instead of losing it 3-1. A win for the Caps […]

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The 5 Most Improved Capitals in the 2014-15 Season

The Washington Capitals take their 3-2 Stanley Cup first round series lead on the road Saturday, looking to beat the New York Islanders and move on to a Round 2 […]

by · April 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Capitals’ Bright New Star: Evgeny Kuznetsov

Evgeny Kuznetsov scored two goals and had an assist in the Washington Capitals’ comprehensive 5-1 victory over the New York Islanders Thursday night in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup […]

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Capital Punishment: Rangers Could Face Familiar Foe

Like Adam Sandler movies, Edmonton drafting first overall, and Meghan Trainor songs, there’s an NHL playoff series that’s become so repetitive, tiresome, and monotonous that another matchup of these teams […]