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John Carlson has quietly been building a name for himself as a very dependable d-man for the Washington Capitals.(Bridget Samuels/Flickr)

John Carlson: The New Mike Green in Washington

The Washington Capitals currently sit in the first Wild Card spot in the Eastern Conference, an improvement from last season, and it’s because they have one of the top scoring […]

by · January 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
John Carlson has quietly been building a name for himself as a very dependable d-man for the Washington Capitals.(Bridget Samuels/Flickr)

The Worst Flyers Trade That You’ve Never Heard Of

Everyone loves to play the “What If” game today. It happens. Teams make bad trades and you go back and wonder what would have happened if the trade never had […]

by · January 12, 2015 · 20 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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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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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 · Comments are Disabled · 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 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals