1. Predicting the Statistical Leaders for the Washington Capitals in 2014-15

    After arguably the franchise's most disappointing season of the last decade, the Washington Capitals enter the 2014-15 campaign in search of redemption...

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  2. Ranking the Top 5 Under-the-Radar Prospects for Washington Capitals

    One of the keys to long-term success in the NHL is successfully identifying and acquiring prospects that the majority of the league's other 29 clubs have overlooked...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 8 days ago 1,858 reads 1 comments

  3. Predicting Washington Capitals' Most Improved Players for 2014-15 Season

    Despite missing the postseason in 2013-14, the Washington Capitals have remained competitive for the better part of the last decade, and a lot of that has been due to the team's ability to consistently churn out impact players from within...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 27 days ago 2,510 reads 0 comments

  4. The Biggest Questions for the Remainder of Washington Capitals' 2014 Offseason

    The Washington Capitals failed to make the postseason in 2013-14, the first time the team had missed the playoffs since the 2006-07 campaign. It was pretty clear big changes would be in store for owner Ted Leonsis' club...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 28 days ago 2,659 reads 14 comments

  5. Predicting Washington Capitals' Best Player at Each Position in 5 Years

    As of now, the Washington Capitals have a total of seven players signed for at least the next three seasons, according to CapGeek.com ...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 1 month ago 2,376 reads 4 comments

  6. Power Ranking Washington Capitals' Top 6 Forwards for 2014-15 Season

    With the hiring of longtime Nashville Predators coach Barry Trotz, the Washington Capitals are sure to play a more defensive brand of hockey in 2014-15...

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  7. How Each Offseason Addition and Departure Will Affect Washington Capitals

    As expected, the Washington Capitals are in the midst of one of the busiest offseasons in franchise history, both on the ice and behind the bench...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 1 month ago 2,601 reads 7 comments

  8. Grading Washington Capitals' 2014 Free-Agent Signings After Day 1

    Just over a month into his tenure as the general manager of the Washington Capitals , Brian MacLellan wasted no time in making a big splash on the NHL 's free-agent market...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 1 month ago 5,061 reads 5 comments

  9. NHL Draft 2014: Breaking Down the Biggest Steals from Day 2

    Every year, the collective eyes of the hockey world focus on the prospects tabbed as first-rounders at the NHL draft, and rightfully so, as they're the guys who possess the best probability of blossoming into valuable assets at the next level...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 1 month ago 985 reads 0 comments

  10. Lakers Rumors: Why Knicks' Pursuit of Pau Gasol Makes Sense for Both Teams

    From the sound of things, big changes are coming for the Los Angeles Lakers . Earlier this week, the team took their first step to returning to glory, at the 2014 NBA draft, as former University of Kentucky Wildcat Julius Randle slipped to No...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 1 month ago 10,560 reads 2 comments

  11. 2014 NHL Draft: Results and Easy-to-View Grades for Day 1

    Unlike most years, Round 1 of the 2014 NHL draft actually went down as expected with very few teams selecting players far above or below their pre draft rankings...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 2 months ago 741 reads 0 comments

  12. NHL Draft 2014 Order: Updated Day 2 Selection List After Day 1 Results

    Round 1 of the 2014 NHL draft pretty much went as expected, as there were few reaches or surprise selections, which hasn't often been the case in years past...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 2 months ago 793 reads 0 comments

  13. NHL Trade Rumors: Latest Reports Heading into Day 2 of 2014 NHL Draft

    In a year in which there have been an unusually high number of elite players made available on the trade market, teams around the league certainly didn't waste any time in completing blockbusters during Day 1 of the 2014 NHL draft...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 2 months ago 1,571 reads 0 comments

  14. NBA Free Agency 2014: Examining Latest Reports After 2014 NBA Draft

    For basketball junkies, this is without question among the most interesting summers in recent memory, primarily because there is so much uncertainty surrounding where many of the game's greatest players will be playing in 2014-15...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 2 months ago 623 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Draft Results 2014: Table of Letter Grades and Overall Analysis

    Heading into the 2014 NBA draft, we knew an exceptionally high number of teams would be getting potential franchise players but had nothing beyond a faint idea as to who would land where...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 2 months ago 589 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Draft 2014: List of Round 1 Picks, Grades and Analysis

    It's not often that teams drafting outside of the first three spots at the NBA draft have a realistic chance at landing a future star, so with the 2014 class loaded with top-flight ...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 2 months ago 3,296 reads 0 comments

  17. 2014 NBA Draft: List of Grades for All Picks from Rounds 1-2

    For more than a year, the basketball world has been impatiently waiting for the 2014 NBA draft to unfold, because it's long been clear that this is a truly special class of prospects...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 2 months ago 1,355 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Draft Grades 2014: Full Results, Analysis and Instant Reaction

    The 2014 NBA draft featured arguably the finest collection of prospects since the legendary 2003 class that was headlined by future superstars such as LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony and Dwyane Wade ...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 2 months ago 777 reads 0 comments

  19. NBA Draft Picks 2014: Reaches, Best Selections and More Analysis

    For a handful of NBA general managers, Thursday, June 26th, 2014 may well go down as the day that reversed the fortunes of their respective organization...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 2 months ago 2,657 reads 0 comments

  20. NHL Draft 2014: Final Look at Washington Capitals' Best Options in 1st Round

    The Washington Capitals haven't had many chances to pick early at NHL drafts as of late, as the team's upcoming No. 13 overall selection will be just the second time the club has chosen within the top half of Round 1 since 2007...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 2 months ago 1,656 reads 0 comments

  21. Breaking Down Experts' Picks for Washington Capitals' 2014 Draft

    For the Washington Capitals , this weekend's 2014 NHL draft should be viewed as one of the most critical weekends in recent franchise history...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 2 months ago 1,349 reads 0 comments

  22. Depth Players Washington Capitals Should Chase in Free Agency

    It’s already been an eventful offseason for the Washington Capitals , as the team will enter the 2014-15 season with both a new head coach and general manager for the first time since 1997...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 2 months ago 2,779 reads 7 comments

  23. The Best Fit at Each Position for Washington Capitals in 2014 NHL Draft

    Like many other NHL organizations that have consistently iced competitive rosters since the 2004-05 lockout, the Washington Capitals ’ six-year postseason streak was made ...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 2 months ago 1,654 reads 2 comments

  24. Strengths and Weaknesses of Washington Capitals' Top Prospects

    Despite the Washington Capitals ' failure to qualify for the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs, there is no disputing how well this team has drafted, acquired and ultimately developed young prospects over the past decade...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 3 months ago 1,968 reads 2 comments

  25. 5 Roster Spots Washington Capitals Should Be Looking to Upgrade

    Heading into the team's first summer without George McPhee behind the wheel since 1997, the Washington Capitals have a number of holes to fill over the next three months if they have any hope of climbing back into the postseason in 2014-15...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 3 months ago 2,054 reads 7 comments