Washington Capitals

The Way Too Early NHL Power Rankings 2019-2020

Year in and year out the NHL can fluctuate tremendously. The teams that should have been good are irrelevant, and teams that have a so-so roster end up making cup runs. It’s sports, and it happens; but it happe...

Hockey’s Newest Rivalry

It’s been a long time since the Carolina Hurricanes had a true rivalry. When the franchise was in Hartford, the Boston Bruins were their biggest rival; likely due the teams’ proximities to each other because th...

Metro Division in Free Agency Part I: The Quiet Ones

Not only did the St. Louis Blues title help end the franchise's 52-year Cup drought, it also returned the Stanley Cup to the Central division, regular keepers of it during Chicago's three in six modern day dyna...

Injury-Plagued Squads Make Changes Heading to Game Five

If you’ve watched any of the the Carolina Hurricanes and Washington Capitals series in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, you know it’s been a physical series. The Hurricanes have out-hit the Capitals...

Hurricanes Look to Even Series in Game Four

After getting off to a slow start in the first two games of the series, the Hurricanes bounced back and took Game Three by storm. So far, the Hurricanes have dominated the series in 5-on-5 hockey, and quite fra...

Lightning Down Caps in OT, Playoff-like Thriller

For years, the Penguins-Capitals second round meeting was the spectacle of the postseason. Long, thrilling and star-powered. That matchup may again repeat itself this spring, but Wednesday offered a preview to ...

Photo Gallery: Capitals vs Flyers (03/14/2019)

The visiting Washington Capitals defeated the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 5-2 during regulation. Three Star Selections: 1st Brett Connolly (#10 WSH) 2nd Teddy Blueger (#53 PIT) 3rd Lars Eller (#20 W...

Photo Gallery: Capitals vs Flyers (03/06/2019)

The visiting Washington Capitals defeated the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 5-3 during regulation. Defenseman Philippe Myers (#61) of the Philadelphia Flyers recorded his first NHL goal at the end of the se...

Do My Simple Job

Everyone in the southern part of the state knew he was going to do it. Sunday night, and then again Monday. Who? What? Ovechkin, whose one-timer from the left dot on the power play simply can’t be stopped. S...