Washington Capitals: 5 Reasons Why the Capitals Are Stanley Cup Bound

« Prev
1 of 7
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
Washington Capitals: 5 Reasons Why the Capitals Are Stanley Cup Bound
Patrick McDermott/Getty Images
The Caps are 6-0 for the first time since...ever

I attended last night's hockey game between the Florida Panthers and the Washington Capitals, watching the Capitals win in a 3-0 shutout. It was my first NHL game, and it was a great game at that.

In that game, the Capitals set a team record for greatest start to a season, with six straight wins. 

The question is: Is this a sign that the Washington Capitals are ready to finally shake the proverbial playoff monkey off their back and claim what is rightfully theirs? 

I believe, both professionally and personally, that the team is definitely ready to become the team that they should be—a team of champions—and that the team has five good reasons why they are good enough. 

Without further ado, here are the five reasons why the Capitals are ready to claim their rightful place in the annals of hockey history.

Begin Slideshow »
Load More Stories

Follow Washington Capitals from B/R on Facebook

Follow Washington Capitals from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Out of Bounds

Washington Capitals

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.