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Barry Trotz’s Nashville Philosophies Now Thriving In Washington

  Before this season whenever opposing NHL teams faced off against the Nashville Predators they had a pretty good idea of what to expect. Stifling defense, stout goaltending, and opportunistic […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Are the Washington Capitals Overworking Braden Holtby?

Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby has played the most games of any goaltender this season. His numbers are elite, as is his status as a net minder in the National […]

by · February 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Capitals Take California: The Good and Bad

The Washington Capitals took on the NHL’s trifecta of California teams over the course of five days and emerged with a winning record (2-1-0). Save for a disappointing, lackluster loss […]

by · February 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
Ben Bishop was solid in his first season in a Lightning uniform and Evgeni Nabokov's veteran presence should only help Tampa Bay. (Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

Ben Bishop for All-Star?

When the roster was announced for the 2015 All-Star Game, six goalies were listed to represent their teams: top vote-getter Corey Crawford, along with those picked by the NHL: Pekka […]

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What’s Behind the Capitals’ Two-Game Skid?

By losing back-to-back games, the Washington Capitals failed to earn a single point for the first time since Dec. 3. Much of their success during that multi-week stretch was due […]

by · January 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Flyers Backcheck: Washington Taxes Flyers Goal Scoring

What a difference a trip to the nation’s capital can make for the Flyers goal scoring. After igniting for seven goals against the powerhouse Lightning on Monday, the Flyers followed […]

by · January 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Washington Capitals: Braden Holtby’s Next Contract

Washington Capitals net minder Braden Holtby is on pace for the best season in the NHL of his career. A revamped Washington Capitals’ defense has aided him, along with a […]

by · January 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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The New Identity Washington Capitals are True Contenders

The Washington Capitals have to be the most underrated team in hockey right now. They have been on a hot streak for the past month and are playing some great […]

by · January 8, 2015 · 2 comments · Washington Capitals
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2015 Winter Classic Goaltenders: Who Had the Better Edge?

The 2015 NHL Winter Classic yesterday was one of those things that should have been on everyone’s resolution list as something that absolutely could not be missed. Both bundled up fans […]

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EPIX Presents Road to the NHL Winter Classic: Washington Capitals Preview

What Can Fans Expect to See From the Washington Capitals in the EPIX Series? It will be nearly four years to the day on New Year’s Day since the Washington […]

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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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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