1. 5 Free Agents Who Must Be on the Washington Capitals' Radar

    In the end, not even a shortened season could reverse the fate of a Washington Capitals franchise that just seems to find new ways to lose each spring...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 3,347 reads 24 comments

  2. 5 Advantages the Caps Have Had in Their Series with the Rangers

    After the Washington Capitals ' nail-biting, but thrilling, 2-1 overtime win over the New York Rangers in Game 5 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series, the Caps now sit ...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 1,161 reads 16 comments

  3. Who's Hot and Who's Not for the Washington Capitals in the 2013 Playoffs

    The Washington Capitals and New York Rangers are once again engaged in a tough series where the margin for error is enormously small and the difference in each game has been similarly narrow...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 1,243 reads 11 comments

  4. Game-by-Game Predictions for Washington Capitals vs. New York Rangers Series

    When the dust had finally settled on this 48-game sprint of an NHL regular season, can anyone really say they are surprised that the Washington Capitals and New York Rangers will be meeting in the playoffs—again? Probably not...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 6,637 reads 72 comments

  5. 5 Biggest Reasons Washington Capitals Should Be Confident About 2013 Playoffs

    As improbable as it seemed a month ago, the Washington Capitals are going to the NHL playoffs for a sixth consecutive season. Not only that, but the Caps will enter the playoffs as the Southeast division champions and the No...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 2,254 reads 13 comments

  6. Setting Expectations for Washington Capitals Stars During 2013 Postseason

    With the Washington Capitals dominating 5-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night, the Caps crept ever closer to securing their sixth consecutive playoff berth...

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  7. Early Look at Good Free-Agent Fits for the Washington Capitals This Offseason

    The most pivotal time of the season for the Washington Capitals has arrived. It has been a season of slow starts and a startling turnaround...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 3,306 reads 36 comments

  8. Predicting Which Washington Capitals Will Leave in the Offseason

    With the type of season it has been for the Washington Capitals , one has to wonder what the Caps' roster might look like next season. Some things are a foregone conclusion...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 3,257 reads 20 comments

  9. 5 Weaknesses Hurting the Washington Capitals' Chances of Reaching the Playoffs

    The Washington Capitals ' express train to the 2013 NHL playoffs picked up quite a bit of momentum on Tuesday night. The Caps went into Montreal to take on a Canadiens team that is currently seeded No...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 2,701 reads 8 comments

  10. 3 Washington Capitals' Players Who Need to Get Hot in Home Stretch

    It might have taken them three quarters of the 2013 season, but the Washington Capitals have finally taken control of the Southeast division...

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  11. 3 Reasons Why the Washington Capitals Failed to Improve at the Trade Deadline

    For days leading into the NHL trade deadline, there was a cloud of mystery hanging over the Washington Capitals ...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 1,610 reads 10 comments

  12. Ranking the Washington Capitals' Biggest Needs at the 2013 NHL Trade Deadline

    If the Washington Capitals' strategy and status at the NHL trade deadline was confusing before, it only got worse over the weekend. The good news is that the Caps picked up three of a possible four points this weekend...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 3,408 reads 3 comments

  13. NHL Trade Deadline Primer for the Washington Capitals

    With the NHL trade deadline of April 3 looming large and getting closer by the day, the Washington Capitals will be one of the more intriguing teams to keep an eye on...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 2,718 reads 34 comments

  14. What We Learned from the Washington Capitals Road Trip

    Barely clinging to their playoff lives just a week ago, the Washington Capitals embarked on their most important road trip of the season—and returned very much alive and in the thick of a very tight playoff race in the Eastern Conference...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 876 reads 7 comments

  15. Breaking Down the Capitals' Successful Tandem of Ribeiro and Ovechkin

    With the Washington Capitals ' season in the balance Thursday and Friday night, on the road, against the Southeast Division-leading Winnipeg Jets , it was Alexander Ovechkin who came to the rescue...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 1,096 reads 8 comments

  16. Washington Capitals vs. Pittsburgh Penguins: Live Score, Updates and Analysis

    Washington-1, Pittsburgh-2 (FINAL) The Penguins win their 10th straight game tonight and become the first team in NHL history to win 10 games in a row in three consecutive seasons...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 963 reads 5 comments

  17. 5 Memorable Moments in the Capitals vs Penguins Rivalry

    On Tuesday night in Pittsburgh the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins resume one of the best rivalries in all of hockey. It is a rivalry that has actually been raging for the better part of the past 20 plus years...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 801 reads 13 comments

  18. Grading the Washington Capitals' Performance for the First Half of the Season

    The Washington Capitals seemingly saved their season Thursday night with a stirring, comeback, road win over the Carolina Hurricanes. Not even halfway through the first period in Raleigh on Thursday night, the Caps found themselves down by two goals...

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  19. Updated Stats and Predictions for the Washington Capitals' 10 Best Players

    To say the entire season is on the line this week as the Washington Capitals prepare for a huge home-and-home series with the Carolina Hurricanes would not be overstating things...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 957 reads 2 comments

  20. 4 Reasons to Believe the Washington Capitals Will Make a Playoff Run

    The Washington Capitals ' 7-1 thrashing of the Florida Panthers in D.C. Thursday night served as a not-so-subtle reminder that when the Caps are on, they can play with any team in the NHL ...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 1,335 reads 15 comments

  21. Washington Capitals: Why the Signings of Erskine and Holtby Make Sense

    With the Washington Capitals ' roller coaster of a season continuing in full swing, it was easy to miss a pair of under-the-radar transactions that took place last week...

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  22. 3 Reasons the Washington Capitals Will Never Win the Cup Under George McPhee

    George McPhee has been the GM of the Washington Capitals since 1997. In his first year on the job, he got the Caps to the promised land, as he helped guide the club to its first Stanley Cup Final appearance...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 1,110 reads 8 comments

  23. Washington Capitals vs. Philadelphia Flyers: Live Score, Updates and Analysis

    Washington-1, Philadelphia-4 (FINAL) The Philadelphia Flyers dominated the Washington Capitals in a 4-1 win tonight in Philadelphia...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 2,794 reads 4 comments

  24. Hurricanes vs. Capitals: What's the Difference from Last Season?

    Tuesday evening the Carolina Hurricanes travel to Verizon Center to renew their rivalry with the Washington Capitals. Expect the two Southeast division rivals to amp up the intensity significantly...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 491 reads 0 comments

  25. A Season-by-Season Look at Alexander Ovechkin's Decline

    Once upon a time, Alexander Ovechkin was the best hockey player in the world. He was a human highlight reel. Every time he touched the puck, there was a real chance you might see something amazing...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 521 reads 27 comments