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Who’s In and Who’s Out in the NHL’s Eastern Conference Playoff Race?

By Bob Mand, Contributing Editor The NHL regular season ends on April 7, less than a month away. With three postseason spots up for grabs in the East, who will […]

The Boudreau Effect: Firing a Chain Reaction

The Boudreau Effect: Firing a Chain Reaction

A franchise record-setting seven straight wins – that’s how the Washington Capitals kicked off the season. On October 27th, nearly a month into the season, they lost their first game […]

by · March 6, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, Trades Contracts and Transactions, Washington Capitals
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No Style Points For the Caps In 1-0 Loss to Flyers

As sure it has been spread across the hockey world by now, Alex Ovechkin was “benched” for the second time this season during the Washington Capitals and Philadelphia Flyers game […]

by · March 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers, Washington Capitals
Behind The Scenes With Caps Equipment Manager Brock Myles

Behind The Scenes With Caps Equipment Manager Brock Myles

As fans we pride ourselves on knowing everything there is to know about our favorite team. Despite that, many Caps fans don’t know one of the team’s integral members, equipment […]

by · March 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
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Capitals Continue to Fail to Take Advantage of Playoff Situation

The Washington Capitals need to keep in mind that there are only so many games left in the regular season to earn a playoff spot. In order to do so, […]

by · March 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils, Washington Capitals
Dale Hunter earned his first win as the Caps' bench boss Saturday against the Senators. (Tom Turk/THW)

Capitals Moving On With the Same Roster

After the Caps sent players back in Hershey and putting Nicklas Backstrom on LTIR to free cap space in case a deal was done, it seems the market price for […]

by · February 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Trades Contracts and Transactions, Washington Capitals
The Penguins are still holding out hope for a Crosby return (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Five Thoughts on the Penguins’ Quiet Trade Deadline

With a handful of minor holes on the roster left unfilled, the Penguins’ focus now turns to Sidney Crosby and his potential return.

David Jones will be a Calgary Flame in 2013-14. (Icon SMI)

NHL Rumors Galore: Deadline Edition Part 3

With only about 24 hours before tomorrow’s NHL trade deadline, rumors are swirling all over the Internet, and especially on Twitter, as fake insiders try to get the attention of […]

Alex Ovechkin (michael starghill/Flickr)

Caps Looking in the Mirror Against Montreal?

Overall, the Washington Capitals have not had the best season to date and still find themselves on the outside-looking-in at the playoffs, sitting at 9th in the Eastern Conference. However, […]

by · February 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, Washington Capitals
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Video: What Happened to Evgeny Kuznetsov?

Evgeny Kuznetsov, a very highly touted prospect in the Washington Capitals organization received a horrible looking leg injury. It’s hard to see what happened in the video but judging by […]

by · February 24, 2012 · 1 comment · KHL, Washington Capitals
Top Ten Prospects That May Be Trade Bait Heading Into NHL Trade Deadline Day

Top Ten Prospects That May Be Trade Bait Heading Into NHL Trade Deadline Day

Just as the title suggests, this is a list, in no particular order, of prospects that could prove to be valuable commodities leading up to the NHL trade deadline. GMs […]

Jonas Hiller  (Bridget Samuels/Flickr)

Fantasy Hockey Chutes And Ladders: Pre Trade Deadline Musings

We have survived many calamities this early fantasy hockey season but now comes the Pre Trade Deadline edition of “Chutes And Ladders”. Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team […]