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Capitals' Mite on Ice scores great goal, delivers better celebr…

Capitals' Mite on Ice scores great goal, delivers better celebration (Video)

yahoo.com Updated Dec 6 (2 days ago)
CSN One of the best intermission entertainment ideas in sports is putting a bunch of little kids on the ice/field/court and letting them play while the pros are taking a rest. Monday night in Washington, one mite on ice got his chance to shine. Little M…
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  • Jonathan Toews 'not getting better,' held off ice

    Jonathan Toews 'not getting better,' held off ice

    yahoo.com Dec 4 (4 days ago)
    CHICAGO, IL – NOVEMBER 11: Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks warms up in a camo jersey commemorating Veterans Day prior to the game against the Washington Capitals at the United Center on November 11, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bill…
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  • Barry Trotz takes puck off head, ref cam captures the pain (Vid…

    Barry Trotz takes puck off head, ref cam captures the pain (Video)

    yahoo.com Nov 26
    Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz is a big teddy bear, but he’s built like D-cell battery. This comes in handy on those rare occasions when standing behind an NHL bench becomes hazardous. Saturday night was one of those occasions. As the Capitals an…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Ovechkin tricks Blues; Devils rally over Leafs

    NHL Three Stars: Ovechkin tricks Blues; Devils rally over Leafs

    yahoo.com Nov 24
    No. 1 Star: Alex Ovechkin, Washington Capitals The sniper’s hat trick gives him the most hat tricks among active players (16) as the Capitals held off the St. Louis Blues, 4-3. No. 2 Star: Michael Cammalleri, New Jersey Devils The winger led a Devils’ r…
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  • Success and perception in the NHL today (Trending Topics)

    Success and perception in the NHL today (Trending Topics)

    yahoo.com Nov 18
    PHILADELPHIA, PA – APRIL 18: Shayne Gostisbehere #53 of the Philadelphia Flyers takes a shot in the second period against the Washington Capitals in Game Three of the Eastern Conference First Round during the 2016 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Wells Fargo…
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  • Capitals fan goes Donald Trump on Sidney Crosby (Photo)

    Capitals fan goes Donald Trump on Sidney Crosby (Photo)

    yahoo.com Nov 17
    One of the grand traditions of the Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Washington Capitals rivalry in the last decade are the relentless (and creative) assaults on Sidney Crosby by Capitals fans at Verizon Center. We’ve had signs Photoshopping him in a crib, and pe…
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  • Matt Murray kept out of Penguins’ loss for ‘sense’ not injury

    Matt Murray kept out of Penguins’ loss for ‘sense’ not injury

    yahoo.com Nov 16
    With 24 seconds left in the first period at the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night, Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray fell to the ice, losing his mask after colliding with Evgeni Malkin. He had played 19:36 and given up two goals on 14 shots. A…
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  • Fans take over for Capitals anthem singer after mic fail (Video…

    Fans take over for Capitals anthem singer after mic fail (Video)

    yahoo.com Nov 16
    Caleb Green has sung the national anthem countless times before Washington Capitals fans at Verizon Center. Usually, their lone contribution is shouting “RED!” at the appropriate lyrical time. But they had to do a bit more on Wednesday night, as a mic m…
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  • Puck Treasures: Alex Ovechkin bobblehead comes with points trac…

    Puck Treasures: Alex Ovechkin bobblehead comes with points tracker (Photo)

    yahoo.com Nov 15
    Capitals Puck Treasures looks to find those hidden hockey treasures from the past and present, and gives them their proper remembrance. Seen an interesting piece of hockey apparel? Send us an email at . Alex Ovechkin is 23 points away from becoming the …
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  • Paul Maurice calls OT penalty 'horse s***' (Video)

    Paul Maurice calls OT penalty 'horse s***' (Video)

    yahoo.com Nov 4
    Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice disputes a penalty against his team during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP) Somebody get out t…
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  • Wizards And Caps Owner: I Suck Because D.C. Won't Pay My Bills …

    Wizards And Caps Owner: I Suck Because D.C. Won't Pay My Bills For Me

    deadspin.com Nov 3
    This motherfucker. Here’s Ted Leonsis, majority owner of the Washington Capitals, the Washington Wizards, and the arena in which both those teams play their home games, D.C.’s Verizon Center, mewling to the Washington Post because he has to pay his own …
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  • I Have No Idea How Braden Holtby Didn't Allow A Goal Here

    I Have No Idea How Braden Holtby Didn't Allow A Goal Here

    deadspin.com Nov 2
    The Capitals beat the Jets 3-2 thanks to Jay Beagle’s goal of his own faceoff win with 30 seconds left, but the star was goalie Braden Holtby, who made 43 saves. Four or five of them came on this one sequence:Read more...
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  • Capitals prospect Madison Bowey deletes smokin’ Instagram

    Capitals prospect Madison Bowey deletes smokin’ Instagram

    yahoo.com Nov 2
    Hey, we’ve all been there. You’re chillin’. You want the world to know how you’re chillin’. So you decide to drop a video on social media to reveal that, yes, you are in fact totally chillin’. Take Madison Bowey, a Washington Capitals defensive prospect…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Habs stay unbeaten in regulation; Ducks thump …

    NHL Three Stars: Habs stay unbeaten in regulation; Ducks thump Preds

    yahoo.com Oct 27
    Washington Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin (8) looks on as Edmonton Oilers’ goalie Cam Talbot (33) and other players get into a scrum during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Edmonton, Alberta, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Pres…
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  • Daniel Winnik loses chunk of ear on nasty blocked shot (Video)

    Daniel Winnik loses chunk of ear on nasty blocked shot (Video)

    Washington Capitals forward Daniel Winnik decided to make an aggressive play on Thursday night with his team up by a goal in the third period. As Reilly Smith of the Florida Panthers cranked up for a shot on the Capitals’ goal, Winnik dropped down to th…
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  • Dmitry Orlov flips Matt Duchene with massive hip check (Video)

    Dmitry Orlov flips Matt Duchene with massive hip check (Video)

    yahoo.com Oct 18
    Matt Duchene #9 of the Colorado Avalanche flips over Dmitry Orlov #9 of the Washington Capitals in the first period at Verizon Center on October 18, 2016 in Washington, DC. (Getty Images) Washington Capitals defenseman Dmitry Orlov flipped Colorado Aval…
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  • Video - Ovechkin Extends League Lead In Goals 00:23

    Ovechkin Extends League Lead In Goals

    Mar 19
    Alexander Ovechkin scored his 46th and 47th goals of the season in the Capitals' 3-2 win over the Wild to extend his league lead in goals.
  • Video - Capitals Edge Sabres In Shootout 01:00

    Capitals Edge Sabres In Shootout

    Mar 16
    Evgeny Kuznetsov's shootout goal lifted the Capitals to a 4-3 win over the Sabres.
  • Video - Caps Stop Bruins' Hot Streak 00:48

    Caps Stop Bruins' Hot Streak

    Mar 15
    Braden Holtby had 32 saves in Washington's 2-0 win over Boston, which ended the Bruins' five-game winning streak.
  • Video - Elevated Plays Of The Week 01:57

    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Mar 13
    Check out some of the best goals, hits and saves from this week in the NHL, including Hurricanes Alexander Semin's diving goal.