Friday Night Arena Lights: Washington Capitals vs New York Rangers

Washington Capitals (4-2-2) v. New York Rangers (2-2-0)  Predicted GoaltenderRecord (W-L-OTL)GAA/SV%Washington CapitalsBraden Holtby (TBD)1-1-24.27/.846New York RangersHenrik Lundqvist1-1-03.53/.904  Tonight, the Washington Capitals will take on conference rivals The New York Rangers. The Caps-Rangers rivalry goes way back, to as early as the 1990’s, but intensified greatly in the 2010’s, when the two teams faced each other … Continue reading Friday Night Arena Lights: Washington Capitals vs New York Rangers

You Win One, You Lose One: Washington Capitals vs Toronto Maple Leafs

Washington Capitals (3-2-2) v. Toronto Maple Leafs (4-2-1)  Predicted GoaltenderRecord (W-L-OTL)GAA/SV%Washington CapitalsIlya Samsonov2-1-01.43/.944Toronto Maple LeafsMichael Hutchinson0-0-13.85/.894  You win some, you lose some. Or in the case of the Washington Capitals, you win one, and lose one. The Capitals will play the second game of their three-game home stand before setting off on their Annual Canadian … Continue reading You Win One, You Lose One: Washington Capitals vs Toronto Maple Leafs

Holiday Matinee: Washington Capitals vs Colorado Avalanche

Washington Capitals (3-1-2) v. Colorado Avalanche (4-0-0)  Predicted GoaltenderRecord (W-L-OTL)GAA/SV%Washington CapitalsBraden Holtby1-1-23.67/.868Colorado AvalanchePhilipp Grubauer3-0-02.33/.931  The Washington Capitals returned home after a two-game road swing, where they lost to the Nashville Predators, but managed to beat the Dallas Stars in regulation for the first time since 1995. Tonight, they will play the undefeated Colorado Avalanche, in … Continue reading Holiday Matinee: Washington Capitals vs Colorado Avalanche

Seeing Double: Washington Capitals vs Dallas Stars Part 2

Washington Capitals (2-1-2) v. Dallas Stars (1-3-1)  Predicted GoaltenderRecord (W-L-OTL)GAA/SV%Washington CapitalsIlya Samsonov1-0-01.00/.962Dallas StarsAnton Khudobin0-1-04.07/.879  The Washington Capitals are hoping to end a 3-game losing streak tonight versus the Dallas Stars. Just four days ago, the Capitals lost to Dallas in overtime at Capital One Arena. This time, they will play the Stars at their arena, … Continue reading Seeing Double: Washington Capitals vs Dallas Stars Part 2

Capitals Hope to Bounce Back on the Road vs Nashville Predators

Washington Capitals (2-0-2) v. Nashville Predators (2-1-0)  Expected GoaltenderRecord (W-L-OTL)GAA/SV%Washington Capitals Braden Holtby1-0-2 2.89/.882 Nashville PredatorsPekka Rinne2-0-02.00/.932 Tonight, the Washington Capitals are looking to end a two-game losing streak, as they face off against the Nashville Predators. So far this season, the Capitals are 2-0 on the road, and that is something fans should be excited about. The … Continue reading Capitals Hope to Bounce Back on the Road vs Nashville Predators

Capitals Look to Regain Momentum vs a Falling Stars Team

Washington Capitals (2-0-1) v. Dallas Stars (0-3-0)  Predicted GoaltenderRecord (W-L-OTL)GAA/SV%Washington CapitalsBraden Holtby1-0-12.36/.900Dallas StarsBen Bishop0-2-02.59/.900 Tonight, the Washington Capitals are looking to get back on the winning side of things as they face off against the Dallas Stars in the first of two meetings this week. The Capitals won two of their first three games, and … Continue reading Capitals Look to Regain Momentum vs a Falling Stars Team

Malkin, Bjugstad out long term for Penguins *UPDATED*

Earlier today, Penguins' head coach Mike Sullivan shared with Wes Crosby of NHL.com, that Pittsburgh forwards Evgeni Malkin and Nick Bjugstad are expected to miss a significant amount of time after suffering lower-body injuries during their game versus the Columbus Blue Jackets last Saturday night. The two collided during their eventual 7-2 win over Columbus, … Continue reading Malkin, Bjugstad out long term for Penguins *UPDATED*