Washington Capitals and Their 7 Most Heated Rivalries

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Washington Capitals and Their 7 Most Heated Rivalries
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What better way for Washington Capitals fans to warm themselves on these long, cold winter days than by thinking of the Capitals' most heated rivalries?

Now, these rivalries could be ingrained in a Capitals' DNA.

Think: Pittsburgh Pen-Goons, or Broad Street Bullies.

These rivalries could have also arisen more organically, perhaps based on a playoff series or a controversial incident.

Think: Big Bad Black, Broadway Blueshirts, or the Bleu, Blanc and Rouge.

And don't forget the Southeast Division. It does not contain the historic rivalries of the old Patrick Division, but it still may contain a heated rivalry or two.

So, with those criteria in mind, here are the Washington Capitals' seven-most heated rivalries.

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