Alex Ovechkin Coming to CSA Shows in October

CSA Shows in Chantilly, VA has announced that Alex Ovechkin will be appearing on Sunday, October 13th, 2019.   https://www.facebook.com/535354209854155/posts/2607880579268164/   Ovechkin will be signing autographs and doing photo ops at the show. For prices please click here to go to the CSA Show page for Ovechkin.   CSA Shows will also have 1980 USA … Continue reading Alex Ovechkin Coming to CSA Shows in October

Capitals News – Bettman Rules on Kuznetsov

Today NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman has rendered his decision on Washington Capitals forward Evgeny Kuznetsov who was recently suspended for four years by the IIHF for testing positive for cocaine.   Per the League announcement that was rendered this morning Kuznetsov has been suspended for the first three regular season games of the 2019-20 season … Continue reading Capitals News – Bettman Rules on Kuznetsov

Capitals News – Brooks Orpik Named to Player Development Department

Today the Washington Capitals named recently retired defenseman Brooks Orpik to the teams Player Development Department.   https://twitter.com/Capitals/status/1171054056695115781?s=20   Per the Capitals release, Orpik will assist and work with the organization's defensive prospects, primarily with the Hershey Bears of the AHL, in his new role. Per the release Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan had the … Continue reading Capitals News – Brooks Orpik Named to Player Development Department

Dale Hunter – Should He Be in the Hockey Hall of Fame?

Recently when surfing through social media I saw someone post a question asking if Washington Capitals Alumni Dale Hunter should be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. It's actually a very good question that deserves a little bit of digging as he actually had a very lengthy career.   Regular Season Career Drafted 41st … Continue reading Dale Hunter – Should He Be in the Hockey Hall of Fame?

TXHT Opinion – Kuznetsov, We Have A Problem

On Friday, August 23rd, 2019 the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) suspended Washington Capitals forward Evgeny Kuznetsov for four (4) years for a violation of World Anti-Doping Code Article 2.1 (Presence of a Prohibited Substance). Per the IIHF statement the following was released: The case concerns a test indicating a prohibited substance, cocaine, according to … Continue reading TXHT Opinion – Kuznetsov, We Have A Problem

TXHT Jersey Share – Hockey Fights Cancer

Today in the TXHT Jersey Share series we take a look at the Hockey Fights Cancer jersey for the Washington Capitals from Dickson's collection.   Dickson: This jersey is very special to me, as it is not only one of my favourites, but also my paternal grandfather had passed away from cancer back in 2005. … Continue reading TXHT Jersey Share – Hockey Fights Cancer

TXHT Jersey Share – Game Worn in Double OT at MSG

Today in TXHT Jersey Share we take a look at this very special jersey that was worn by Washington Capitals defenseman John Erskine when they defeated the New York Rangers in double overtime in Madison Square Garden.     So the story behind this one is awesome. I had received the first ever bonus in … Continue reading TXHT Jersey Share – Game Worn in Double OT at MSG