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Friday Apr 18 | The Washington Post

Caps season review: Top six forwards

After rotating through four systems and three coaches in the previous three seasons, the Washington Capitals finally started a year on what seemed to be solid ground.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Alex Ovechkin, Troy Brouwer, Nicklas Backstrom, Marcus Johansson, NHL Players

Thu Apr 17, 2014

NBC Washington

Capital Letters: The Waiting is the Hardest Part

Welcome back to "Capital Letters," a sporadic feature where I answer any and all questions relating to the local professional hockey team.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, NHL Players, Mike Green, John Carlson, Tom Wilson, Troy Brouwer, Opinion

Tue Apr 15, 2014

CBS Local

EJ Hradek on George McPhee's Future: 'I Think It's Time for a Change'

The Washington Capitals have a decision to make about their future, with specific regard to its involvement with vice president and general manager George McPhee, suddenly working on an expiring contract after 16 seasons with the organization.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Alex Ovechkin, NHL Players, Mike Green, Nicklas Backstrom, NHL Southeast Division

Washington Times

No playoff misery this time as Capitals aren't even participating

Maybe the Capitals ran into a hot opposing goalie , or a referee's call went the wrong way .

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, NHL Players, Mikhail Grabovski, John Erskine, Connor Carrick, Nate Schmidt

Mon Apr 14, 2014

CBS Local

Ovechkin: Capitals Are In 'Middle Of Nowhere'

Explaining early playoff exits became an annual, awkward task for Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Karl Alzner, Mike Green, Julien Brouillette, Marcus Johansson, NHL Players

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Japers' Rink

Saturday Caps Clips: Blackhawks Down

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Recaps of last night's 4-0 win over the 'Hawks, Jay Beagle pots two, GMGM's future with the team and more.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Alex Ovechkin, Tyson Strachan, Troy Brouwer, Jay Beagle, NHL Players

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Japers' Rink

Capitals vs. Hurricanes: Game 80 of 82

With nothing but pride left to play for for either team, here's a stab in the dark at what tonight's forward lines and defensive pairings could look like for the Caps as they take on the 'Canes : That leaves Green, Wey, Hillen, Brooks Laich out with injuries, Aaron Volpatti and John Erskine as healthy scratches, and Jaroslav Halak serving as ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Aaron Volpatti, John Erskine, Braden Holtby, NHL Players

The Washington Post

Leonsis: a Obviously I was wronga

Washington Capitals' General Manager George McPhee, left, and owner Ted Leonsis, right, prepare to sit with their team at the annual Washington Capitals team photo shoot.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, John Erskine, Julien Brouillette, NHL Players, NHL Southeast Division

The Washington Post

Ita s time to begin playing blame game

If the Capitals fail to make the playoffs, it will be the first time since 2007.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Sergei Fedorov, Joel Ward, Mike Green, Nicklas Backstrom, NHL Players

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Washington Post

Halak not a comfortablea facing former team

A little over a month after he was traded by the Blues to the Buffalo Sabres, Jaroslav Halak returns to the city he played in for the past three and a half years.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, St. Louis Blues, Alexander Steen, NHL Players, Jaroslav Halak, Washington Capitals, Braden Holtby

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Japers' Rink

Saturday Caps Clips: Bedeviled; Capitals @ Islanders Game Day

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Recaps of last night's loss to New Jersey, Ovechkin responds to being thrown under the bus, and more.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, NHL Players, NHL Southeast Division

Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Washington Post

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Jaroslav Halak gets the start in New Jersey as the Capitals look to end their current losing streak.

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Related Topix: Sports, Aaron Volpatti, Jack Hillen, John Erskine, Connor Carrick, NHL Players

The Washington Post

Ovechkin: a Everybody quit on the playa

"He's the head coach and I get the blame from it, but in that moment I think everybody quit on the play," Ovechkin said following the Capitals' morning skate at Prudential Center on Friday in his first public comments since Oates criticized his lackluster defensive play against the Stars.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Jay Beagle, Nicklas Backstrom, NHL Players, US Politics, US News

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Washington Post

Where do the Caps go from here?

Even in the dark days at the end Bruce Boudreau's tenure with the Capitals, when Washington had lost six of eight, there wasn't the misery and anger this city's hockey hardcores rise to Wednesday morning.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Mike Green, NHL Players, Mikhail Grabovski, Alex Ovechkin, Glen Hanlon

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Need to know: Can Stars handle Captials' dynamic power play?

As the NHL heads down it's final stretch, the Stars face an tough task if they want to reach the playoffs for the first time in six seasons.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Eastern Conference, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Jack Hillen, John Erskine, NHL Players

Capitals Outsider

Last Days of Brooks Laich?

During the fire sale of 2003, the toughest deal for Washington Capitals fans was when the team sent longtime star and fan favorite Peter Bondra to the Ottawa Senators for prospect Brooks Laich and a second round draft pick.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, NHL Players, Martin Erat, NHL Southeast Division

Sun Mar 30, 2014

The Washington Post

In search of points, Caps get only one

While the Washington Capitals managed to negate another sluggish start that saw them send passes into each others' skates and continuously fumble the puck in the neutral zone with a pair of power-play goals, they weren't able to finish off the Nashville Predators on Sunday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Mikhail Grabovski, John Carlson, Troy Brouwer, Mike Green, NHL Players

Thu Mar 27, 2014

The Washington Post

Laich optimistic about quick recovery

After the Capitals gathered for their annual team photo Thursday morning, Brooks Laich took his first strides on the ice since undergoing groin surgery 10 days earlier .

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, NHL Players, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Ice Skating

Wed Mar 26, 2014

CBS Local

Evgeny Kuznetsov's First NHL Goal a 'Moment You Never Forget'

Evgeny Kuznetsov's Washington Capitals teammates were gleaming when he scored his first NHL goal Tuesday night, late in the third period to force overtime against the LA Kings.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Alex Ovechkin, NHL Players, NHL Southeast Division

Mon Mar 24, 2014

The Washington Post

Power play or bust

"We've been talking about it but we need a better effort from the top guys for sure."

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Nicklas Backstrom, NHL Players, Mikhail Grabovski, Alex Ovechkin, Troy Brouwer

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