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  1. What gives with these roller coaster Capitals?

    Nov 18, 2011, 11:35 AM EDT

    Alex Semin, Bruce Boudreau, Nicklas Backstrom

    It’s becoming almost ritual to write this sort of column, but are the Caps problems ones they should be concerned about for the long run?

  2. Bruce Boudreau doesn’t want to keep benching Alex Semin

    Nov 15, 2011, 3:57 PM EDT

    Alexander Semin

    Semin probably doesn’t want him to, either.

  3. Green to play tonight against Devils

    Nov 11, 2011, 12:32 PM EDT

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    Mike Green

    The Caps have missed him.

  4. Ilya Kovalchuk won’t be working for the weekend

    Nov 11, 2011, 11:43 AM EDT

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    Ilya Kovalchuk

    Looks like Alex Ovechkin won’t get to have a chuckle with Ilya Kovalchuk after either of their games this weekend.

  5. Alex Semin is working hard but lacking results

    Nov 8, 2011, 4:24 PM EDT

    Alex Semin

    Let’s start some trade rumors!

  6. Tomas Vokoun shuts out old team while Alex Semin shows he cares

    Oct 18, 2011, 10:31 PM EDT

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    Jacob Markstrom, Tomas Vokoun

    A pair of Capitals got redemption tonight against Florida as Tomas Vokoun shut out his old team and Alex Semin showed Matt Bradley how much he really cares.

  7. Chalk up another apology: Matt Bradley says sorry to Alex Semin

    Oct 17, 2011, 3:22 PM EDT

    Matt Bradley - Florida Panthers

    Former Capital wishes he could take back what he said about Alex Semin.

  8. Mathieu Perreault gets Caps’ start instead of Marcus Johansson

    Oct 8, 2011, 11:10 AM EDT

    Mathieu Perreault

    Remember how Marcus Johansson was going to be the breakout player for the Caps? Mathieu Perreault must not have been listening to all that.

  9. Video: Can the Capitals get it done in the postseason this time?

    Sep 21, 2011, 11:25 PM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin

    There’s a lot of pressure on the Washington Capitals heading into this season and NBC’s Mike Milbury and Pierre McGuire talk to NBC Sports Talk’s Russ Thaler about how they have to win in the playoffs… Or else.

  10. The dirty “T” word: Capitals to further tweak their defensive trap

    Sep 11, 2011, 11:12 AM EDT

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    Bruce Boudreau

    A surprisingly tough defensive Washington Capitals team will get a further tweak to their strategy this year. It might be time for other teams to worry even more.

  11. Five NHL on NBC weekends we’re already geeked out for this season

    Aug 20, 2011, 10:15 PM EDT

    Nicklas Lidstrom, Zdeno Chara

    The NHL on NBC schedule is out now for this season and we’ve got a few weekends circled already.

  12. Eastern Conference players who will be under big-time pressure next season

    Aug 16, 2011, 6:16 PM EDT

    bradrichardsgetty

    NHL.com provided a list of 15 players from the East who will under big-time pressure next season, but here’s nine more who will face intense scrutiny.

  13. There’s always next year: Top unrestricted free agents for 2012

    Jul 20, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT

    Alexander Semin

    Sure, it’s early, but if you’re wondering which players might be the big fish of free agency in 2012, this post provides the pending unrestricted free agents for next year.

  14. Capitals owner Ted Leonsis thinks team’s Stanley Cup window will be open for ’10-15 years’

    Jul 14, 2011, 11:32 AM EDT

    Ted Leonsis

    The Capitals are wise to resist the urge to “blow things up” after a few disappointments, as owner Ted Leonsis points out that their window to win a title could be open for “10-15 years.”

  15. Five thoughts on Day 1 of the NHL playoffs; Kudos to Detroit and Washington

    Apr 14, 2011, 2:23 PM EDT

    New York Rangers v Washington Capitals - Game One

    Five quick thoughts on what went down in last night’s opening games of the NHL Playoffs highlighting Detroit and Pittsburgh’s killer cool, Vancouver’s need to stay sharp, and the Caps looking different than last year.

  16. PHT Predicts who wins the Stanley Cup

    Apr 13, 2011, 3:29 AM EDT

    Henrik Sedin, Alex Ovechkin

    Time for us to put our money where our mouth is and our mouth and our money are banking on chalk to carry the day into the Stanley Cup final where one team will win their first ever Stanley Cup.

  17. PHT Predicts: Capitals vs. Rangers – Who do you have?

    Apr 11, 2011, 5:16 PM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin,  Artem Anisimov

    The Rangers and Capitals get it on again in the playoffs only this time some of the players and the circumstances have changed. We take a look at who we think wins this series and want to know who you think takes it.

  18. NBC Game of the Week – March 13th: Chicago at Washington

    Feb 24, 2011, 6:05 PM EDT

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    Nicklas Backstrom, Duncan Keith

    On Sunday March 13th, NBC’s Game of the Week will feature the Chicago Blackhawks trying to earn their way into the playoffs in Washington against the Capitals.

  19. Washington’s young goaltending thriving while offense struggles to find its way

    Feb 6, 2011, 11:20 AM EDT

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    Vancouver Canucks v Washington Capitals

    While we know about how the Caps offense has struggled to get things done this year, their goaltending has been the unsung hero of the season.

  20. Alex Ovechkin faces scoring struggles against playoff teams

    Jan 31, 2011, 6:16 PM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin

    Here’s some fodder for Alex Ovechkin/Capitals haters: the Russian star is struggling to put up the same numbers against elite teams as he does against weaker clubs.

  21. Looking for something to blame Washington’s losing on? How about bad luck

    Jan 13, 2011, 5:32 PM EDT

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    Brooks Laich puts “bad luck” at the top of the list of reasons why the Caps aren’t winning as much. Well that’s a new excuse at least.

  22. Five biggest factors for the 2011 Winter Classic

    Dec 31, 2010, 12:00 PM EDT

    Winter Classic

    What are we looking out for in the Winter Classic tomorrow? We’ve got five things that make a lot of sense.

  23. Vote for the Goal of the Week (November 22-28)

    Nov 29, 2010, 9:30 AM EDT

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    Who scored the goal of the week for November 22-28: Jody Shelley, Jamie Benn, Dany Heatley, Alexander Semin, Jason Spezza, Lee Stempniak or Taylor Hall?

  24. Video: Alexander Semin’s natural hat trick

    Nov 26, 2010, 10:56 PM EDT

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    Check out a video clip of Alexander Semin’s natural hat trick from this afternoon’s 6-0 thrashing of the Lightning.

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