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Frustration Building in Washington

The Washington Capitals have dropped 6 of their last 7 games – is there a reason to worry? video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player That was Barry Trotz’s postgame press conference […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 1 comment · Washington Capitals
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Truculence, Toughness, Trotz – The New and Improved Washington Capitals

The Atmosphere and Direction in Washington is Changing… For the Better Once the 2013-14 season concluded, the Washington Capitals were left without a identity.  The Washington Capitals organization went from […]

by · October 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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2014-2015 Washington Capitals Player Projections: Defensemen and Goaltenders

How Will the Washington Capitals Defensemen and Goaltenders Perform in 2014-2015? We are in the midst of training camp for the Washington Capitals.  The preseason has already begun and the […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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John Carlson: Washington Capitals 2014-15 Player Preview

Consistency is something that is valuable in the NHL.  If there has been one bright spot on the Capitals blueline for the past several years, it has been John Carlson.  […]

by · September 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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
Brooks Orpik has noticed a major improvement in the Penguins' defensive zone play. (Tom Turk/THW)

Pens Losses Become Capitals Gains

A Blueline Makeover: The Capitals Sign Former Penguins Defensemen Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen If you can’t beat them, sign them?  The Washington Capitals were a busy club at the […]

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Washington Capitals Free Agent Targets: Anton Stralman

The Washington Capitals are in desperate need of quality defensemen for the 2014-15 season. Mike Green is unlikely to be traded and the Capitals want to get him back “on […]

by · June 18, 2014 · 1 comment · Washington Capitals
P.K. Subban: Capitals Offer Sheet Target?

P.K. Subban: Capitals Offer Sheet Target?

With Subban Set To Become A Restricted Free Agent, Should the Capitals Throw An Offer Sheet at Him? An NHL offer sheet situation is a rarity in the hockey world.  […]

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2013-2014 Capitals Report Card: Defensemen and Goaltenders (Part 2 of 3)

How Did the Washington Capitals Defensemen and Goaltenders Perform in 2013-2014? Welcome to Part Two of the Capitals Report Card!  In this article, this writer will evaluate the performances of […]

by · April 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
Is Justin Faulk Overrated?

Is Justin Faulk Overrated?

This year, Justin Faulk received his first Team USA Olympic nomination. The Minnesota native is having a great year on the surface, recording three goals and 20 assists in 61 […]

by · March 11, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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Tweet for Gold: The Seven Best NHL Tweets Sent From Sochi

Twitter gave the world a special look at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia—and the view wasn’t always pretty. The Twitter handle @Sochi_Problem documented all of the Olympic’s “whoopsie” moments, […]

by · March 1, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Humor, Olympics
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Canadian Boy Adam Henrique Hopes to Play for Team Canada Someday

When Team Canada played their first game of the 2014 Winter Olympics against Norway in Sochi, Russia it’s safe to say that the majority of the country was tuned in […]

by · February 14, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils, Olympics