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The Blue & Gray Press | June 20, 2018

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Washington Capitals

First round of NHL playoffs start off with a bang

April 19, 2018 |


Staff Writer

The National Hockey League playoffs have always been a hit. Every season, sports fans gather around the television or arenas to cheer on their favorite team, hoping for an intense game to remember later on.Read More

Capitals turn things around after beating the Oilers but their poor defense continues

November 2, 2017 |


Staff Writer 

Late on Saturday night, the Washington Capitals continued their Western Canadian road trip with a 5 to 2 win against young superstar, Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers. The game started out as if more of the same was in the Caps future after coming off a 6 to 2 loss to the Vancouver Canucks.Read More

The Nationals look to move past Washington’s spotty playoff performance

October 12, 2017 |


Staff Writer

“And strike three! You’re out!” As the Nationals continue their playoff run this 2017 season, we can only hope that we don’t hear that phrase too often. At least not in reference to the Nats. Unfortunately for Washington fans, the teams from the area do not have a stellar track record when it comes to playoff success.Read More

After early end to last season, Capitals are set to drop puck on 2016-17

October 12, 2016 |


The Washington Capitals are coming off one of the most successful regular season campaigns in the history of the organization. In the 2015-2016 season, the Capitals won the Metropolitan Division and had the best record in the entire National Hockey League.Read More

NHL Playoffs update: First round well underway with top teams in early trouble

April 20, 2016 |


This week the Philadelphia Flyers and the Detroit Red Wings will be fighting to stay alive in the National Hockey League playoffs. The Flyers will have home ice on Wednesday as they try to stop the Washington Capitals from sweeping them in the best-of-seven series.Read More

Washington Capitals showing they can live up to expectations early

November 11, 2015 |


As in every year, the Washington Capitals have started the 2015-2016 season with a few new faces under their hockey masks, most notably Justin Williams and T.J. Oshie, who bring veteran leadership and championship experience to the team.Read More

Capitals and Wizards secure playoff wins on same night, first time ever

April 23, 2015 |


The Washington Wizards are currently sitting pretty with a 2-0 series league against the Toronto Raptors, in a best-of-seven first round playoff matchup. The Washington Capitals and the New York Islanders are tied two games to two in their first round best of seven Stanley Cup playoff series.Read More

Wizards, Capitals battle down home stretch of regular season

March 25, 2015 |


After a season of highs and lows, the Washington Capitals now have their eyes set on the NHL playoffs. The recently revamped formula to determine what teams make the playoffs has kept things interesting as teams head toward the post-season.Read More

Capitals set to drop puck on new season

October 8, 2014 |


The Washington Capitals missed the playoffs last season for the first time in seven seasons. The disappointing year brought about big changes to the front office and coaching staff, as well as the players on the ice.Read More