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Braden Holtby has posted an impressive season (Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

Why the Capitals are the Worst Matchup for the Rangers

  The New York Rangers are the President’s Trophy Winners. The team looked poised for a return to the Stanley Cup Final this year where they would look to avenge […]

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Week 3: Five Noteworthy Numbers From the NHL Playoffs

Another week has come and gone in the NHL Playoffs and the second round is starting to heat up. Along with all the goals, points and wins, there are once […]

Braden Holtby (Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Goaltending Duel Developing In Rangers-Capitals Series

Sorry Alex Ovechkin and Rick Nash, but you two aren’t the stars of this show. The second round playoff series between the New York Rangers and Washington Capitals is well […]

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Capitals Beat Rangers with Jay Beagle Goal

Jay Beagle of the Washington Capitals has enjoyed a standout season, and Monday night in Game 3 of his team’s second round series with the New York Rangers, Beagle became […]

Washington defenseman Brooks Orpik (Tom Turk/THW)

The Washington Capitals’ Recipe for Success in Game 3

In a way, it’s a shame that Alex Ovechkin’s incredible goal against the New York Rangers over the weekend was not a winning goal – or even a goal in […]

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Capitals’ Troy Brouwer is Overdue for a Big Game

Washington Capitals forward Troy Brouwer had a career-high points tally of 43 during the regular season and improved his plus/minus rating to plus-11 after four straight seasons with a minus […]

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Ovechkin’s Wonder Goal Not Enough as Rangers Beat Capitals 3-2

A spectacular goal by Alex Ovechkin was not enough to salvage a win for the Washington Capitals against the New York Rangers in Game 2 of their Stanley Cup second […]

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The Various Arguments Surrounding Backstrom’s Hit on Boyle

In the aftermath of Thursday evening’s game one between the Rangers and the Capitals, there has been plenty of discussion regarding the hit that Nicklas Backstrom put on Dan Boyle […]

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Capitals’ Coach Barry Trotz had 50 Preseason Questions for Ovechkin

The Washington Capitals took a 1-0 second round series lead over the New York Rangers Thursday after Joel Ward scored the winning goal with just one second left in the […]

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Capitals Stun Rangers: What We Learned From Game 1

The Washington Capitals skated off the ice at Madison Square Garden Thursday evening having earned a stunning 2-1 victory over the Rangers in game one. After taking the lead late […]

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Can the Caps Go After the Rangers’ Lucky Charms?

Now that all the zaniness of round one is over, Washington will get back on the ice tonight to take on the New York Rangers, again. Considering that the Capitals […]

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3 Reasons the Rangers Will Beat the Capitals

The Rangers kick off their second round series against the Capitals on Thursday. It is the fourth time in five years that these two teams will face one another in […]