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Tyler Seguin has just 3 goals in 14 games to start the 2013 season. (Icon SMI)

Boston Bruins vs. Washington Capitals Series Preview: The History

  Thanks to a sequence of unlikely events, the Boston Bruins will take on the Washington Capitals in an Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series. It took consecutive losses by Ottawa in […]

by · April 8, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Previews and Predictions, Washington Capitals
Holtby, who started in Mar. 26 game against the Sabres (Tom Turk/THW)

Washington’s Plan C: Braden Holtby

When the Capitals qualified for the playoffs , fans let out a sigh of relief, but they may want to hold their breath. Washington has finally made it into the […]

by · April 7, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Injury Report, Washington Capitals
Caps celebrate another playoff berth (Tom Turk/THW)

Past Playoff Failures Will Serve As Motivation For Caps… In A Different Way

After finally regaining playoff-team status in the 2008 NHL postseason in surprise-fashion during Bruce Boudreau’s first season as the team’s head coach, the Washington Capitals still have found themselves no further […]

by · April 6, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, Washington Capitals
Caps celebrate after a shootout win on Saturday (Tom Turk/THW)

“Paralyzer” Matt Hendricks is Quietly Leading the Caps to the Playoffs

For Caps fans suffering from heart conditions, high blood pressure, or Post Traumatic Shootout Disorder, be advised the remaining games this season will be intense. The Capitals have gone to […]

by · April 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
Evgeni Malkin led the Penguins over the Jets with five points on the afternoon (Tom Turk/THW)

Fantasy Hockey Chutes And Ladders: No April Showers Needed!

We have survived much this fantasy hockey season but now comes the last regular season edition of “Chutes And Ladders”. Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team can be […]

Ryan Miller has been the subject of many trade rumors (Photo by Andy Martin Jr)

A Weekend to forget for the Sabres

As a fan of the Buffalo Sabres I am extremely disappointed with their play this past weekend, we played two crucial games in which we should have taken home at […]

photo from clydeorama

The 5 Steps The Caps Need to Take to Make the Playoffs

The short answer: win five games. Since the lockout the average number of points it’s taken to secure 8th place is 92.5 points, right now the Caps are on pace […]

by · March 29, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Previews and Predictions, Washington Capitals
Steven Stamkos

Steven Stamkos and the Quest for 60 Goals

  Throughout a difficult season for the Tampa Bay Lighting center Steven Stamkos has been scoring goals at a record pace. He eclipsed the team record (held by Vincent Lecavalier) […]

by · March 28, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Tampa Bay Lightning, Washington Capitals
Sabres, Caps faceoff in pivotal matchup late in the season (Tom Turk/THW)

Sabres Beat Caps in D.C., Playoffs Inching Farther Away for Washington

Few would have predicted late March’s game between the Buffalo Sabres and Washington Capitals to feature playoff implications, but with the Caps and Sabres tied with 84 points before their […]

by · March 28, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Washington Capitals
Crosby and Evgeni Malkin were united in Game 5 (Icon SMI)

Fantasy Hockey Chutes And Ladders: A Balanced Meaty Playoff Schedule….

We have survived much this fantasy hockey season but now comes the last March edition of “Chutes And Ladders”. Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team can be a […]

Can Canucks fans stand to see this site again?

Pre-Season Expectations vs. Post-Season Reality

Every October before the puck’s dropped analysts begin the tea leaf readings on the season and weighed in with their predictions for who will hoist the Cup nine months later.  […]

Alex Ovechkin (michael starghill/Flickr)

Capitals Must Use Intangibles and Self-Motivation Toward Playoff Push

It’s been a strange and, at times, tumultuous season for the Washington Capitals, but they have found themselves in the eighth spot in the Eastern Conference, despite losing, 4-3, to the […]

by · March 24, 2012 · 3 comments · Washington Capitals