Tonight when the Washington Capitals hit the ice to take on the Carolina Hurricanes for Game Five of the First Round of the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Capitals will be doing so without the services of forward TJ Oshie who was injured the other night in Game Four in Carolina by forward Warren … Continue reading TXHT Opinion – The Impact of the Loss of TJ Oshie
Tampa Bay Lightning (56-13-4 116pts) v. Washington Capitals (43-23-7 93pts) Game Recap: The Washington Capitals head home for their lone matchup at Capital One Arena against the Tampa Bay Lightning as they also look to get some revenge from their game last week where the Lightning doubled up the Capitals 6-3. In the first … Continue reading Game Recap – 3/20/19 – Tampa Bay Lightning v. Washington Capitals
Winnipeg Jets (40-24-4 84 pts) v.s. Washington Capitals ( 41-21-7 89 pts) Game Recap: The Washington Capitals concluded their short two game home stand tonight against the Winnipeg Jets. Tonight's game was a battle between a pair of forty win teams that are currently leading their respective divisions. Washington got on the board first as … Continue reading Game Recap- 3/10/2019 Winnipeg Jets v.s. Washington Capitals
Washington Capitals (37-21-7 81pts) v. New York Rangers (27-27-10 64pts) Game Recap: The Washington Capitals head to the Big Apple to take on the New York Rangers for an early afternoon matinee, but it would be the Rangers striking first as Chris Kreider would pick off a Dmitry Orlov pass and feed it to … Continue reading Game Recap – 3/3/2019 – Washington Capitals v. New York Rangers
Washington Capitals (34-20-7 75pts) v. Buffalo Sabres (28-24-8 64pts) Game Recap: The Washington Capitals head into Buffalo to conclude their six game road trip, but it would be the Sabres who would get the jump on the Capitals as Jason Pominville would bury one in front of the net to give the Sabres the … Continue reading Game Recap – 2/23/2019 – Washington Capitals v. Buffalo Sabres
The Washington Capitals have acquired forward Carl Hagelin from the Los Angeles Kings for a 2019 3rd round pick and a Conditional 2020 6th round pick. https://twitter.com/Capitals/status/1098635798889537537?s=19 With this trade the Kings will also retain 50 percent of Hagelin's salary for the remainder of this season. https://twitter.com/HeyJayJRogers/status/1098638749813141506?s=19 As for the conditions of the … Continue reading Capitals Acquire Hagelin Before the Deadline
Oh NHL Trade Deadline how you keep us on our toes. For those who didn't know, earlier this afternoon the Washington Capitals placed forward Devante Smith-Pelly on waivers, albeit with some confusion because the original plan was for forward Dmitrij Jaskin to be placed on waivers, but obviously it became Smith-Pelly instead to be placed … Continue reading Trade Deadline Prospecting: A Possible Deal Between the Capitals and Kings?