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Jonathan Drouin, Andre Burakovsky Sharing Similar Rookie Year

Deemed the deepest draft since 2003, the early returns of the 2013 NHL draft is certainly looking like they could live up to the hype. Two players from that class […]

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Braden Holtby: AHL Seasoning Was Crucial to NHL Success

Not every player that comes into the NHL can make the jump from Juniors or college hockey without adding some seasoning to their game. There are always exceptions to the […]

by · December 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Hershey Bears, Washington Capitals
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We Keep Losing the Puck! Hurricanes Come Up Empty

“We Keep Losing the Puck!” Instead of going to the Carolina Hurricanes vs the Washington Capitals game Thursday night, I stayed at home. Watching from the comfort of my living […]

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“Unleash the Fury” Used to Mean Something For the Washington Capitals

Give the Fans Something To Cheer About, Caps There was once a time where “Unleash the Fury” meant something in Washington.  It is a battle cry – it gives the […]

by · December 3, 2014 · 4 comments · Washington Capitals
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Tom Wilson: The Washington Capitals Heart and Soul

Tom Wilson: A Star in the Making Who is Tom Wilson?  Where did he come from?  What makes him so good?  The Washington Capitals 1st round pick of the 2012 […]

by · November 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
Dmitry Orlov will miss the start of the 2014-15 season(Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports)

Why the Washington Capitals’ Offense Can Improve

The Washington Capitals (9-8-3) start to the season is a mixed bag. They’ve accomplished a few important things, including finding out what Andre Burakovsky can provide (12 points in 20 […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 1 comment · Washington Capitals
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The Washington Capitals Most Embarrassing Loss

There are no moral victories when a team loses to the worst club in the National Hockey League. The Capitals fired 41 shots on goal during even strength play in […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Should the Washington Capitals Re-Sign Mike Green?

The additions of Matt Niskanen and Brooks Orpik this summer to the Washington Capitals defense put the future of Mike Green in question. The 29-year-old Calgary native has had a […]

by · November 21, 2014 · 2 comments · Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals: Shape Up or Ship Out

Quit the Laziness and Excuses… Start Playing Good Hockey The Washington Capitals have had a rocky start in the 2014-15 NHL season.  Through 17 games, they sit with a 7-7-3 […]

by · November 18, 2014 · 4 comments · Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals Through the First 15 Games

Through the First 15 Games of 2014-15, how do the Washington Capitals look? The Washington Capitals have come out of the gate of 2014-15.  In the first 15 games, they […]

by · November 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals: Marcus Johansson’s Best Season Yet

Marcus Johansson took eight shots on goal Tuesday night against the Columbus Blue Jackets, a career high. His willingness to shoot the puck more has led to arguably his best […]

by · November 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
Eric Fehr has been producing from the bottom half of the Capitals' lineup, but can he sustain his production for the rest of the season? (Tom Turk/THW)

Eric Fehr: The Capitals Most Valuable Forward?

Eric Fehr returned to the Washington Capitals on January 13th, 2013. General Manager George McPhee had plucked the player he had traded during the 2011 offseason as the NHL lockout […]

by · November 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals