Third Time’s a Charm?: Washington Capitals vs Boston Bruins (R1; G4)

 Postseason RecordGoaltenderGAA / SV%Washington Capitals1-0-2Ilya Samsonov2.12 / .930Boston Bruins2-0-1Tuukka Rask1.41 / .946 The Washington Capitals are hoping to avoid taking a third straight loss to the Boston Bruins as they play Game 4 at TD Garden in the best-of-seven First Round series. Heading into Wednesday’s eventual win for the Bruins, Boston was 25-18 when tied … Continue reading Third Time’s a Charm?: Washington Capitals vs Boston Bruins (R1; G4)

Back to Beantown: Washington Capitals vs Boston Bruins (R1:G3)

 Postseason RecordGoaltenderGAA / SV%Washington Capitals1-0-1Craig Anderson1.18 / .955Boston Bruins1-0-1Tuukka Rask2.81 / .907Predicted Goaltenders This Wednesday, May 19th, both the Washington Capitals and Boston Bruins look to break a series tie and take the two games to one lead. But with Washington tallying one win and one loss on home ice, the two teams will now … Continue reading Back to Beantown: Washington Capitals vs Boston Bruins (R1:G3)

It Takes Two to Tango: Washington Capitals vs Boston Bruins (R1: G2)

 Postseason RecordGoaltenderGAA / SV%Washington Capitals1-0-0Craig Anderson1.18 / .955Boston Bruins0-0-1Tuukka Rask2.81 / .907 On Monday night, the Washington Capitals will look to take a two-game advantage in Round One of the Playoffs on home ice. On Saturday night, in the very first game of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, and with approximately 5000 fans in the stands, … Continue reading It Takes Two to Tango: Washington Capitals vs Boston Bruins (R1: G2)

Round 1… Fight: Washington Capitals vs Boston Bruins

 Season RecordPredicted GoaltenderGAA / SV%Washington Capitals36-15-5TBD---Boston Bruins33-16-7Tuukka Rask2.28 / .913Predicted Starting Goaltenders The playoff field is final, and the matchups are set. The Washington Capitals are taking on the Boston Bruins in Round 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Capitals have the longest current playoff appearance streak, with seven straight postseason berths. The Bruins … Continue reading Round 1… Fight: Washington Capitals vs Boston Bruins

Pause, Press Play; Washington Capitals vs Pittsburgh Penguins

 RecordGoaltenderGAA / SV%Washington Capitals6-3-3Vitek Vanecek3.17 / .903Pittsburgh Penguins6-5-1Tristan Jarry3.95 / .857Predicted Goaltenders The Washington Capitals are again looking to end a losing streak, and to hand Pittsburgh their first at-home loss of the season (4-0-0). This time it’s a three-game, season-high winless streak the Caps are hoping to halt. Washington has five losses in their … Continue reading Pause, Press Play; Washington Capitals vs Pittsburgh Penguins

*POSTPONED* Sometimes You Gotta Fall Before You Fly; Washington Capitals vs Philadelphia Flyers

 RecordGoaltenderGAA / SV%Washington Capitals6-3-3Vitek Vanecek3.17 / .903Philadelphia Flyers8-3-2Brian Elliott 2.19 / .929Predicted Goaltenders The Washington Capitals are again looking to end a losing streak, and to stifle Philadelphia's aggressive offense. This time its a three-game, season-high winless streak the Caps are hoping to halt. Washington has now lost five consecutive games against the Flyers. It … Continue reading *POSTPONED* Sometimes You Gotta Fall Before You Fly; Washington Capitals vs Philadelphia Flyers

Capitals Give Up Three To Laughton, Fall to Flyers by a Score of 7-4 to Drop 3rd Straight Game

  Record Goaltender GAA / SV% Washington Capitals 6-3-3 Craig Anderson 5.45 / .750 Philadelphia Flyers 8-3-2 Carter Hart 4.00 / .892 TLDR: Ovechkin tallied two, top line scores a combined 11 points, and Capitals kill off a four-minute penalty, but still fall to Flyers in regulation, 7-4. Scott Laughton tallied his first career hat-trick. … Continue reading Capitals Give Up Three To Laughton, Fall to Flyers by a Score of 7-4 to Drop 3rd Straight Game

*UPDATED* Super Bowl Sunday Scuffle; Washington Capitals vs Philadelphia Flyers

 RecordGoaltenderGAA / SV%Washington Capitals6-2-3Vitek Vanecek2.95 / .911Philadelphia Flyers7-3-2Brian Elliott2.22 / .932Predicted Goaltenders The Capitals look to end a two-game losing skid against the Philadelphia Flyers at high-noon this coming Super Bowl Sunday. The Flyers too are hoping to do the same. In their 27 previous SBS appearances, Washington has put up a 17-9-1 record. In … Continue reading *UPDATED* Super Bowl Sunday Scuffle; Washington Capitals vs Philadelphia Flyers

Blinding City Lights; Washington Capitals vs New York Rangers

RecordGoaltenderGAA / SV%Washington Capitals6-1-3Vitek Vanecek2.78 / .918New York Rangers3-4-2Igor Shestyorkin2.73 / .894Predicted Goaltender After taking 9 of 12 possible points through six home games, and 15 of a possible 20 over their first 10 games, the Capitals are back on the road for one game to take on the New York Rangers. Although the Caps … Continue reading Blinding City Lights; Washington Capitals vs New York Rangers

*UPDATED* Finishing Strong; Washington Capitals vs Boston Bruins

RecordGoaltenderGAA / SV%Washington Capitals6-0-3Vitek Vanecek2.78 / .918Boston Bruins5-1-2Jaroslav Halak1.30 / .938Predicted Goaltenders The Washington Capitals are looking to finish their six-game homestand with a 4th straight win to take 11 of 12 possible points. Heading into Monday night’s matchup, the Caps are 6-0-3 in their first nine, thus extending their franchise record for longest point … Continue reading *UPDATED* Finishing Strong; Washington Capitals vs Boston Bruins