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  1. Caps still haven't identified their 2CRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | MSNBC

    From the Washington Post , on the Capitals' ongoing auditions to play second-line center - auditions that now, apparently, include Brooks Laich : Will it be Evgeny Kuznetsov , the natural center from Russia entering his first full NHL season? Or Andre Burakovsky, the summer experiment rising through the ranks? Or Marcus Johansson , shuttled to the wing Sunday to offer Laich a crack? Or even Laich, who after scoring an empty-netter and shaking off a knee injury said he, all along, considered himself best in the middle? Per CSN Washington , today at practice it was Burakovsy centering the second line between Laich and Troy Brouwer , with Kuznetsov between Jason Chimera and Joel Ward on the third line.

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  2. Decision on second-line center coming for CapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Washington Post

    ... got some youth in our lineup and they did a good job." Between the uber-effective pairing of Joel Ward and Jason Chimera, Burakovsky catalyzed Washington's game winner, out-racing P.K. Subban for a dumped puck behind the net and finding a trailing ...

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  3. Caps' PK Seeks to ImproveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | NBC Washington

    ... Washington's total shorthanded ice time . Lambert mentioned defenseman Brooks Orpik and forwards Brooks Laich, Jason Chimera, Joel Ward and Jay Beagle as other players that he will rely on to improve the Capitals' penalty kill. "There's a good mix ...

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  4. Capitals Clinch Win in First Pre-Season ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Isportsweb.com

    ... Nathan Lieuwen with 13:14 to go in the first period. Burakovsky found the net on a pass from forward Jason Chimera, who threaded the puck from behind the Sabers' goal after gathering up a dump from right-winger Joel Ward. While captain Alexander ...

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  5. Andre Burakovsky getting long look at center in Capitals training campRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | Washington Times

    ... scored the lone goal in a 1-0 victory over Buffalo at Verizon Center, burying a wrister off a one-timer from Jason Chimera from the right faceoff circle 13:14 into the first period. The Capitals will continue to give Burakovsky such opportunities - ...

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  6. Capitals Beat Sabres 1-0 in Trotz's DebutRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | CBS Local

    ... aves for the Sabres. Burakovsky scored with 6:46 left in the third. The 2013 first-round pick took a pass from Jason Chimera in the right circle and beat Lieuwen.

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  7. Capitals beat Sabres in coach Barry Trotz's debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | The Globe and Mail

    ... aves for the Sabres. Burakovsky scored with 6:46 left in the third. The 2013 first-round pick took a pass from Jason Chimera in the right circle and beat Lieuwen.

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  8. Burakovskya s centering growth continued in preseason winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Washington Post

    As Coach Barry Trotz scripted his lineups for Washington's eight preseason games, he took special care with placing Nicklas Backstrom in games with the 19-year-old Swede in whom he saw similar skills. The Great Andre Burakovsky Centering Experiment had reached its next logical checkpoint, the trial-and-error of live action against NHL opponents, so Trotz wanted to make sure Burakovsky had the chance to watch and learn live from one of the position's best, if only to offer more immediate instruction.

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  9. Capitals Open Preseason With a WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Capitals Outsider

    ... so I tried to focus on that." The lone goal was scored by Andre Burakovsky, who played primarily between Jason Chimera and Joel Ward (who Trotz referred affectionately as "the twins"), and towards the end played with Alex Ovechkin. Burakovsky earned ...

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  10. Postgame: After intense practices, Caps outlast Buffalo in preseason openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | The Washington Post

    ... on the bench. One goal game and you're going to have to win those games." The difference came when forward Jason Chimera dug out a puck along the boards behind the Buffalo net and whipped a pass to Burakovsky in the right slot. Trotz had put ...

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  11. Reunited with Trotz, Ward hopes to build off career yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | The Washington Post

    ... than Ward (27.27) and his 11 man-up points were a career high . Playing on the successful third line beside Jason Chimera, Ward averaged 1:45 per game on the second power play unit and 1:49 per game on the penalty kill. "It's just confidence," Ward ...

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  12. Trotz to switch up lines for early Caps preseason gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | The Washington Post

    ... You can write all you want. You'll be writing for nothing." And so Saturday morning brought lines such as Jason Chimera-Chandler Stephenson-Chris Brown, or Jakub Vrana-Andre Burakovsky-Eric Fehr, blends of the young and old unlikely to see the light ...

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  13. Coach Barry Trotz puts Washington Capitals through grueling paces on first day of training campRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | PennLive.com

    ... of times and said he was impressed, in particular, by the conditioning of Nate Schmidt, Cameron Schilling, Jason Chimera and Chris Conner. I think Barry did a great job of setting a tone here today," Caps GM Brian MacLellan said. "I thought even ...

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  14. San Jose Sharks: Training Camp Teams DecidedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Blades of Teal

    Mar 22, 2014; San Jose, CA, USA; San Jose Sharks defenseman Matt Irwin and Washington Capitals left wing Jason Chimera collide as linesman Michael Cormier jumps onto the wall during the third period at SAP Center at San Jose. The Washington Capitals defeated the San Jose Sharks 3-2 in an overtime shootout.

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  15. Washington Capitals Neutral Zone Play and Offensive ContributionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Japers' Rink

    ... in Alzner's game similar to that of the unnamed Nashville defensemen. No player had a higher iShare% than Jason Chimera , and Chimera was responsible for more than 30% of the Capitals' uncontrolled entries when he was on the ice. Ovechkin had an ...

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  16. Trotz talks Caps lineup constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... said he would put both Johansson and Kuznetsov in the middle, ushering Eric Fehr - who centered the successful Jason Chimera-Joel Ward third line last season - back to the wing. But Trotz also tossed a third name into the mix, a name that only ...

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  17. Caps' Ward Provides Perspective On TrotzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | NBC Washington

    ... entrusted with more responsibility. The 33-year-old hopes to be paired once again with his "twin," forward Jason Chimera, with whom he developed undeniable chemistry last season after Ward shared 84.3 percent of his even-strength ice time with the ...

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  18. Capitalsa Ward brings unique outlook on TrotzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... he had never cracked 35 points. With the Capitals, more than 83 percent of Ward's ice time was spent with Jason Chimera, a top-20 ranking in the NHL per ExtraSkater , and though his Corsi-for percentage (47.7) fell in line with Washington's puck ...

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  19. Mailbag: Projecting Ovechkin and Backstrom, Beagle's Role and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Japers' Rink

    ... eful whether he skated on the top line (45.2% with Ovechkin and Marcus Johansson ), the third line (36.9% with Jason Chimera and Joel Ward ) or the fourth line

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  20. Washington Capitals Must Lock Up Mikhail Grabovski Long Term in 2014 OffseasonRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... of the Capitals' even-strength ice time throughout the regular season, and he appeared on the third line with Jason Chimera and Joel Ward for 4.56 percent of that time. Those two lines were the Capitals' fourth and third most frequent even-strength ...

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