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Are the Capitals Waiting tor the Playoffs or are they Already Done?

March 31st, 2010
I don't think any Caps fans were happy last night. Only a few minutes into the first period, the Caps were already trailing the Ottawa Senators, and by the end of the first period, it was 3-1 Ottawa.   The Caps had only 4 shots on goal in the first period, ...

Why Doesn’t ESPN Cover the NHL?

March 25th, 2010
After watching an exciting game last night between the Washington Capitals and the Pittsburgh Penguins, I turned on ESPN this morning to catch a little analysis of the showdown between Crosby and Ovechkin. And I waited. And waited. And waited. Despite the fact that the game came down to the last goal in a ...

Washington Capitals’ Image Is Tarnished by Steroid Investigation

March 23rd, 2010
The Washington Capitals have been in the news a lot lately. Fortunately for the Caps, it's because they've had a lot of wins.  They've been breaking records left and right, and are considered one of the front-runners for the Stanley Cup this year. Tonight, that good press changed. The Washington Post ...

Ovechkin’s Return, Strong Defense Lead Washington Capitals to Win

March 21st, 2010
Last night Capitals fans breathed a sigh of relief when they say Alex Ovechkin back on the ice.  After serving his two-game suspension the team's captain came back and helped his team beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1.  At first, Ovechkin seemed to be getting used to the ice again, but ...

Capitals-Hurricanes: Disappointing Night for Fans

March 19th, 2010
At first glance, last night's Washington Capitals game doesn't look that bad.  All things considered (especially the absence of Alex Ovechkin), a 4-3 loss in overtime isn't a shut-out, and it's far from pathetic. But for a team that has broken records consistently throughout the season, last night's loss means a ...

Which Goalie Will The Caps Trust The Playoffs With, Varly Or Theodore?

March 17th, 2010
After clinching their third straight Southeast Division last week the Washington Capitals are in playoff mode.  Despite the notable absence of Alex Ovechkin the team looked pretty sharp last night as they ripped apart the Panthers in a 7-3 win. As the team keeps racking up wins, fans can't help ...