1. 3 Reasons to Rebuild the Washington Capitals from Top to Bottom

    The New York Rangers brought the Washington Capitals back to earth Sunday by ending the Caps three-game winning streak with a 2-1 win (ESPN). It was a deserved win for the Rangers as they pretty much outplayed the Caps the whole way...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 1,827 reads 19 comments

  2. 3 Changes Adam Oates Must Make for the Washington Capitals to Contend

    Don't look now, but the Washington Capitals might just be on the upswing. Perhaps Adam Oates' system is not so flawed after all...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 1,525 reads 6 comments

  3. Positives and Negatives from the Start of the Washington Capitals' 2013 Season

    As rough as the start of the 2013 season has been for the Washington Capitals , it has not been all bad. And following the Caps 5-0 thrashing of the Florida Panthers on Saturday ...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 656 reads 2 comments

  4. Who Will Win the Battle in Net for the Washington Capitals

    As the Washington Capitals 2013 season continues to spiral out of control, the question as to who will win the battle in net has become a virtual afterthought. After all, the team has not scored more than three goals in any game so far this year...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 965 reads 18 comments

  5. 5 Burning Questions the Washington Capitals Must Answer Early in the 2013 Season

    It is still rather early in the 2013 NHL season and already the Washington Capitals have a lot of explaining to do. When you are 2-6-1, lots and lots of people will have all sorts of questions for you...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 98 reads 10 comments

  6. Boston Bruins vs. Toronto Maple Leafs: Live Score, Updates and Analysis

    Boston-1, Toronto-0 FINAL The Boston Bruins beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 1-0 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto this evening...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 2,279 reads 18 comments

  7. 3 Reasons the Washington Capitals Should Cut Ties with Alexander Ovechkin

    Should the Washington Capitals actually cut ties with Alexander Ovechkin ? I know...I know. Blasphemy, right? Absurd, preposterous, borderline insane. Insert your critical remark here...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 6,836 reads 46 comments

  8. Washington Capitals: Should Holtby or Neuvirth Spend More Time in Net in 2013

    With Michal Neuvirth leading the way, the Washington Capitals beat the Buffalo Sabres on Sunday, 3-2, finally giving the Caps their first win of the season (ESPN)...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 1,427 reads 4 comments

  9. Predicting Stats for the Washington Capitals Top 10 Players in 2013 Season

    If the Washington Capitals are going to overcome a slow start to the 2013 season, they will have to start looking to their top players to lead them. You can go up and down the Caps roster and see exactly why the team is off to a poor start...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 822 reads 4 comments

  10. 3 Games That Will Define the Washington Capitals 2013 Season

    The Washington Capitals 2013 season got off to a less-than-stellar start Saturday night. The Caps were pretty thoroughly outplayed by the Tampa Bay Lightning in a 6-3 loss in the season opener for both teams (ESPN)...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 1,504 reads 8 comments

  11. 3 Items New Washington Capitals Coach Adam Oates Must Address

    It is almost time for the new coach of the Washington Capitals , Adam Oates, to make his debut and see how far he can take this talented team...

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  12. Washington Capitals Schedule 2013: 5 Games You Can't Miss

    With the NHL having now released the schedule for the shortened 2012-13 regular season (NHL.com), it is time for fans of the Washington Capitals to look at the schedule and start marking their calendars in anticipation of some key games...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 1,570 reads 0 comments

  13. 2013 NHL Season: 5 Bold Predictions for the Washington Capitals

    Usually, when I get an AP Mobile Alert on my iPhone at 2:45 am PST, it is rarely good news. Invariably, it always seems like a big earthquake has struck somewhere, or there are tsunami warnings being issued or something quasi-cataclysmic like that...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 2,366 reads 14 comments

  14. NHL and NHLPA Have Tentative Deal in Place to End the Lockout

    ESPN is reporting that the NHL lockout appears to finally be over. According to Katie Strang of ESPN, a tentative agreement has been reached between the NHL and NHLPA as to ...

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  15. Why John Carlson Is the Washington Capitals' Next Breakout Star

    With the fate of the 2012-2013 NHL season seemingly going to be decided within the next week , if not sooner (ESPN), fans everywhere brace for impact, whatever that impact might be...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 1,700 reads 9 comments

  16. Washington Redskins: Why Sundays Showdown Is a Franchise Defining Moment

    As even the most casual observer of the NFL knows, Sunday night's confrontation between the Washington Redskins and Dallas Cowboys —with the NFC East championship going ...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 2,656 reads 16 comments

  17. Washington Capitals: 7 Players You Need to Know from the Hershey Bears

    We are at the tipping point in this whole sordid NHL lockout saga. Last week, the NHLPA gave its executive board the green light to file a disclaimer of interest, a move that ...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 806 reads 0 comments

  18. WWE: Why the Time Is Right to Bring Back the Crockett Cup

    There was a time when some of the greatest tag teams of all time called the WWE ring home. Teams like the Road Warriors, Demolition, The Hart Foundation, The British Bulldogs, ...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about over 1 year ago 14,308 reads 109 comments

  19. Why Evgeny Kuznetsov Is the Prospect the Capitals Must Hold on to

    As far as prospect classes go, the Washington Capitals fall somewhere in the middle of the pack by most accounts. For instance, the Caps were ranked 14th overall by hockeyprospectus ...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 766 reads 2 comments

  20. Washington Capitals: The 10 Best Snipers in Team History

    With the present and future of the NHL hanging in the balance this week (ESPN), hockey fans continue to have to look to the past to get their NHL fix...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 1,319 reads 6 comments

  21. Washington Capitals: Will Roman Hamrlik's Lockout Comments Affect Locker Room?

    Don't start dusting off your authentic hockey jerseys and making plans to, finally, attend the Capitals' home opener just yet, but there might be reason to have real optimism that the lockout will end...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 911 reads 3 comments

  22. Washington Capitals: Will Ovechkin and Backstrom Benefit from Time in KHL?

    The Washington Capitals are a team trying to maintain their chemistry, despite the lockout, in some rather unique ways. Some of it has been intentional; some of it has just been happenstance...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 1,441 reads 4 comments

  23. NHL Lockout: The 10 Fanbases That Will Not Return

    With the NHL lockout now entering its 10th week, and with no end realistically in sight, analysis of the actual damage being done to the game has to be contemplated on a much more personal level for many hockey fans around the league...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 3,861 reads 26 comments

  24. NHL Lockout: Why This Cancellation Is Not the Last Set of Games to Be Scrapped

    In the latest sign that any hope for an NHL season of any length is quite fleeting, at best, on Friday the NHL canceled all games through December 14 and also canceled the All-Star ...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 2,493 reads 19 comments

  25. 3 Reasons Alexander Ovechkin's Time in Europe Will Make Him Better

    As the NHL lockout chugs along— and with significant issues still creating an obstacle to the lockout actually ending (ESPN)—across the pond, hockey is still being played by some of the best players in the world...

    Dave Ungar Written by Dave Ungar about almost 2 years ago 3,108 reads 6 comments