Penguins v. Capitals – Caps Make Pens Pay

Pittsburgh Penguins (10-6-1 21pts) v. Washington Capitals (9-5-4 22pts) Game Recap: Heading into the sixth matchup of the season, the Washington Capitals would play host to the Pittsburgh Penguins for the second time in three nights. In the first period it would take 11 minutes before we'd see our first tally as Nicklas Backstrom would … Continue reading Penguins v. Capitals – Caps Make Pens Pay

Penguins v. Capitals: Pens Get Revenge in OT

Pittsburgh Penguins (9-6-1 19pts) v. Washington Capitals (9-5-3 21pts) Game Recap: In a game that features both the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins in their Reverse Retro jerseys, the Capitals look to get their second win of the eight game regular season series against the Penguins. In the first period the Caps would get a … Continue reading Penguins v. Capitals: Pens Get Revenge in OT

Sabres v. Capitals: Caps Stifle the Sabres

Buffalo Sabres (4-6-2 10pts) v. Washington Capitals (7-4-3 17pts) Game Recap: Back at home the Washington Capitals would play host to the Buffalo Sabres. In the first period it would be a rather quiet period with the exception of two posts for the Sabres. However, late in the period William Borgen would get called for … Continue reading Sabres v. Capitals: Caps Stifle the Sabres

Capitals v. Penguins: Redemption in Victory

Washington Capitals (6-4-3 15pts) v. Pittsburgh Penguins (7-5-1 15pts) Game Recap: In Pittsburgh the Washington Capitals and the Penguins would meet for the second consecutive time, and fourth time overall this season, as both teams aim for sole possession of fourth place in the NHL MassMutual East Division. In the opening minutes of the game … Continue reading Capitals v. Penguins: Redemption in Victory

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

NHL Rookie of the Month – Vanecek Owns January

Today the National Hockey League announced the Rookie of the Month for the month of January 2021. Vitek Vanecek (G - WAS) & Mary "Dani" Dell'Isola (RN - MedStar Washington Hospital Center ER) Dell'Isola began her nursing career right at the onset of the pandemic in February 2020. Also known as Dani, she would quickly … Continue reading NHL Rookie of the Month – Vanecek Owns January