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Ilya Kovalchuk was one of Lamoriello's bold moves (Icon SMI)

Kovalchuk is What Ovechkin Needs To Be

Alexander Ovechkin and Ilya Kovalchuk have something in common. They are both left wingers from Russia who were drafted first overall and signed to over decade-long contracts. Strangely enough they […]

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The Top Ten Washington Capitals Defencemen

The Washington Capitals were blessed at the defenceman position. Among their rank are Hall of Famers, a two-time Norris Trophy winner, record setters and men who have made an impact upon the […]

Laich, who scored the game-winner in his 500th career game against the Senators. (Tom Turk/THW)

The Top Ten Washinton Capitals Centers

The Washington Capitals have had excellent talent at center since their inception in 1974. Some were drafted, some came in trades and one was truly home-grown. In compiling and ranking […]

Capitals acquire Center from Bruins

Capitals acquire Center from Bruins

The Washington Capitals acquired center Zach Hamill from the Boston Bruins in exchange for left wing Chris Bourque. It was announced Saturday by Vice President and General Manager George McPhee. […]

by · May 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Washington Capitals
Who will be behind the bench? (Tom Turk/THW)

The Week in Washington: A ReCap

The Capitals and Bears Renew Vows To the uninitiated the Hershey Bears may sound like some sort of chocolate-candy confection, but the Bears are (and will continue to be) the […]

by · May 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Washington Capitals
Bondra at the 2002 World Championships (anc via sport.cas.sk)

Peter Bondra Belongs In The Hockey Hall Of Fame

 When did you start watching hockey? When did you commit to spending a few hours, every other day, for two-thirds of the year, to being a spectator? When did you […]

Ovechkin and Semin share a laugh during warmup (Clydeorama.com)

Alex Semin’s time in Washington and the reason he will be back

July 1st is creeping closer and everyone is wondering where Alex Semin’s heart lies. It’s hard to read Semin, who struggles with the English language and has never been a […]

(Andy Martin Jr/The Hockey Writers)

Semin Needs Detroit and Detroit Needs Semin

Last Monday Alexander Semin’s agent, Mark Gandler, told ESPN his client will almost certainly play for a new team next season. The Washington Capitals are one of the NHL’s most […]

(Andy Martin Jr/The Hockey Writers)

UFAs Spotted Over Washington

What can be said for the Washington Capitals 2012 Cup drive? It was a team effort. They got OT winners from fourth liners, divvied up ice time so that everybody […]

by · May 16, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Player Profiles, Washington Capitals
The Stanley Cup Playoffs will likely have a much different look soon (cr: mastermaq@flickr)

Women In Fantasy Hockey: Let’s “Cap” This One!

As we move onward, here is the fourth installment in our series of Women In Fantasy Hockey. Today or interview is with Angela Lewis, who does some excellent freelance writing […]

by · May 16, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy, Washington Capitals
(Geoff Burke-US PRESSWIRE)

Dale Hunter leaves lasting impression on Capitals

  The Washington Capitals parted ways with Bruce Boudreau during the 2011-12 season. Luckily for Boudreau, the Anaheim Ducks came calling.The Capitals however, felt just as fortunate to be able […]

by · May 15, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
Hunter in 1989 with the Capitals. (hockeymedia/Flickr)

Dale Hunter is Going Home

All the speculation was spot on – Dale Hunter is headed back to London, Ontario. Hunter announced early Monday morning that he will be stepping down as the head coach […]