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Braden Holtby will now have Justin Peters behind him and Philip Grubauer waiting in the wings in the AHL, so there is definitely a scenario for healthy competition here. (Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports)

Why the Washington Capitals Penalty Kill Can Improve

Compared to their elite power play the Washington Capitals penalty kill isn’t a strong part of the team. They finished 16th in the NHL last season with an 82% success […]

by · August 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Do the Hershey Bears Need an Enforcer?

The Hershey Bears inked forward Tim Spencer to an AHL contract on Thursday, as he’ll get the opportunity to become the team’s enforcer on the fourth line this upcoming season. […]

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5 Capitals Storylines That May Surprise You This Season

1) Alexander Ovechkin Takes Home the Rocket Richard Trophy (Again). It’s no secret that Ovechkin is a natural goal scorer, and it’d be no surprise to see him take home […]

by · August 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
2014-2015 Washington Capitals: Contender or Pretender?

2014-2015 Washington Capitals: Contender or Pretender?

After Missing the 2014 NHL Postseason, Do the 2014-2015 Have What it Takes to Re-enter the Playoff Chase? The 2013-2014 NHL season was a bit of a disappointment for the […]

by · August 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals: What to Expect From Nathan Walker

Twenty year old Nathan Walker was drafted by the Washington Capitals in the third round this summer in Philadelphia, fulfilling a hope of many in Australia, where the Cardiff native […]

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Washington Capitals in Contract Years: Part 1

Predictions for the Washington Capitals’ upcoming season are commonplace, and most of them revolve around the opening night lineup. However, the roster could look radically different this time next year. […]

by · August 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
Ovechkin's Capitals have posted a 5-6-1 record against the West this season (Tom Turk/THW)

5 Ways for the Capitals to Be Successful in 2014-2015

What Do the Capitals Need to Do to Be Successful in 2014-2015? The Washington Capitals were not a part of the 2014 NHL Playoffs.  In 2013-2014, the Capitals missed the […]

by · August 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Will Adam Oates’ Departure Bring Washington Back to Capital Status?

Following the abysmal playoff-push the Capitals had in 2014, just 9 wins in 21 games, the Capitals decided to fire coach Adam Oates and elected not to bring back General […]

by · August 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
Washington Capitals prospect Patrick Koudys (Mark Selders/Penn State Athletic Communications)

Washington Capitals: Interview With Prospect Patrick Koudys

The Pegula Ice Arena is going to be an attraction for college hockey recruits and fans at Pennsylvania State University as the Nittany Lions look to build off their first […]

Madison Bowey of the Kelwona Rockets [photo: David Chan]

Washington Capitals’ 2013 Draft Picks: Where Are They Now?

More than a year has passed since the Washington Capitals drafted six players in the 2013 NHL Draft. Andre Burakovsky, Madison Bowey, Zach Sanford, Blake Heinrich, Brian Pinho, and Tyler […]

by · July 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
A frustrated Capitals bench at the Verizon Center against the Montreal Canadiens on January 24th, 2013.

Early Storylines Heading Into Capitals Training Camp

With a Busy Summer In Full Swing, What Are Some of the Early Storylines Heading Into Capitals Training Camp? It has been one of the more memorable offseasons the Capitals […]

by · July 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals: Tom Wilson Needs More Minutes

Washington Capitals 2012 first round draft selection Tom Wilson came to Washington after dominant seasons with the Plymouth Whalers of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL), drawing comparisons to elite power […]

by · July 18, 2014 · 2 comments · Washington Capitals