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  1. Matt Niskanen named to Team USA for the World Cup of HockeyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Washington Capitals defenseman Matt Niskanen has been selected to represent the United States at the 2016 World Cup of Hockey, which will take place this September, in Toronto. Niskanen is one of three Capitals on Team USA, joining defenseman John Carlson and forward T.J. Oshie.

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  2. Stability Knights' win ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    ... Former GM Mark Hunter, Dale's younger brother, stepped in for half a season when Dale went to lead the Washington Capitals to within one win of the NHL's Eastern Conference final. But there has always been a Hunter on the bench. If Dale ever does ...

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  3. 2015-16 Rink Wrap: Braden HoltbyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Japers' Rink

    From Alzner to Winnik, we're taking a look at and grading the 2015-16 season for every player who laced 'em up for the Caps for a significant number of games during the campaign, with an eye towards 2016-17. Next up, Braden Holtby.

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  4. Radio Episode 3: Banking on the FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Japers' Rink

    Are the Capitals betting too much on the development of their young players? Stephen Pepper and Adam Stringham discuss that and more Recent comments from Brian MacLellan and Barry Trotz have led some to believe that the Capitals are banking on their young players to lead them to success next season. Is that reasonable? Can Tom Wilson be an effective member of a scoring line? Does Dimitry Orlov have the defensive awareness to play 2nd pairing minutes? We discuss that and more in the episode below! You can interact with us on Twitter , on Facebook , via email , or in the comments below.

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  5. Penguins will face Sharks in Stanley Cup Final beginning MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... season to emerge as a serious championship contender. After knocking off the New York Rangers and Washington Capitals in the first two rounds of the playoffs, the Penguins rallied from a 3-2 series deficit to edge the Lightning in seven games. ...

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  6. In his first season with the Caps, T.J. Oshie stabilized the top lineRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Spaced out over the next month, we will feature end-of-season profiles for every player on the Washington Capitals , a year-in-review of sorts looking at their statistics, story lines and such. The full list of published pieces can be found at the end.

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  7. Pittsburgh Steelers Twitter reactions to the Pittsburgh Penguins advancing to the Stanley Cup FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... Whether it is Pittsburgh Pirates ace Gerrit Cole throwing down beers with regular fans heckling the Washington Capitals, or Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Arthur Moats and Vince Williams becoming regulars at Consol Energy Center. Pittsburgh isn't ...

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  8. Which Current Blackhawks Deserve Jersey Retirement?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC Chicago

    Members of the Chicago Blackhawks watch as the 2013 Stanley Cup Championship banner is hung during a ceremony before taking on the Washington Capitals at the United Center on October 1, 2013 in Chicago. Whenever a fan walks into the United Center, they can't help but look up to the roof and see the plethora of banners that hang down from the rafters of the iconic building.

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  9. Islanders announce preseason game in BridgeportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Greenwich Citizen

    The NHL team announced Thursday that it will play the Washington Capitals in an exhibition game at Webster Bank Arena on Oct. 1. Faceoff for the Saturday-night game is set for 7. It will be the fifth Islanders preseason game at the home of their AHL affiliate, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers , who begin their 16th season in the fall. The Sound Tigers' home opener is Oct. 15. Tickets go on sale June 3 at the arena box office and through Ticketmaster.

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  10. Islanders' 2016 preseason schedule includes Connecticut tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    ... 23, 2015. Photo Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy The Isles will host the defending Presidents' Trophy winner Washington Capitals in a preseason game on Monday, Oct. 1 at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Connecticut, the team announced Thursday. The ...

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  11. 2015-16 Rink Wrap: Philipp GrubauerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Japers' Rink

    From Alzner to Winnik, we're taking a look at and grading the 2015-16 season for every player who laced 'em up for the Caps for a significant number of games during the campaign, with an eye towards 2016-17. Next up, Philipp Grubauer.

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  12. Taking on a bigger role, Matt Niskanen had his best seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    Spaced out over the next month, we will feature end-of-season profiles for every player on the Washington Capitals , a year-in-review of sorts looking at their statistics, story lines and such. The full list of published pieces can be found at the end.

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  13. Wheat Kings say goodbye; McCrimmon still busyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | My Manitoba.com

    ... McGauley led the Wheat Kings with 105 points in 72 games, earning him an entry-level contract with the Washington Capitals . After impressing his teammates enough to be handed the 'C' early this season, blueline stalemate, Macoy Erkamps took the ...

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  14. Monumental Sports restructures marketing and communications leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bullets Forever

    Monumental Sports and Entertainment, the company that owns the Wizards, Mystics and Capitals has eliminated multiple high-ranking marketing and communications staff members in recent days. They include Kurt Kehl, the Chief Communications Officer, Joe Dupriest, the Chief Marketing Officer, and Kim Frank, Vice President of Marketing.

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  15. Stanislav Galiev spent the season in the NHL, but that meant little playing timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | The Washington Post

    Spaced out over the next month, we will feature end-of-season profiles for every player on the Washington Capitals , a year-in-review of sorts looking at their statistics, story lines and such. The full list of published pieces can be found at the end.

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  16. Three top officials leave Monumental SportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | The Washington Post

    Three senior officials at Monumental Sports & Entertainment - the Ted Leonsis-led group that owns the Wizards and Capitals - departed the organization in recent days as part of a significant leadership restructuring that left some of their colleagues rattled. The departed executives include Kurt Kehl ; Joe Dupriest and Kim Frank .

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  17. 2015-16 Rink Wrap: Stanislav GalievRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Japers' Rink

    From Alzner to Winnik, we're taking a look at and grading the 2015-16 season for every player who laced 'em up for the Caps for a significant number of games during the campaign, with an eye towards 2016-17. Next up, Stanislav Galiev.

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  18. Former Caps prospect Connor Carrick thriving in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | The Washington Post

    ... next, Hershey Bears fans apparently conflicted about their former flame. Carrick is the latest popular Washington Capitals prospect to don a new jersey, and that club already has several members that have thrived elsewhere. "I hope to be that guy," ...

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  19. Big third period lifts Wheeling past South Carolina, 5-2, in Game 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | Post and Courier

    ... the last two nights.” Vanecek, a rookie, wasn't as fortunate. Vanecek, a second-round pick of the Washington Capitals in 2014, stopped 27 shots and looked uncomfortable in his crease from the drop of the puck. “It wasn't Vitek's best ...

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  20. Capitals GM to Put Emphasis on Improving Team's Speed, OffenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | CBS Local

    Our opinions are unbiased and unfiltered, and we never hold back. But the most important voice in D.C. sports is yoursa that's why our phone [] CBS Sports Radio 1580 CONNECT WITH CBS SPORTS RADIO Listen Live Click Here Latest Sports News & Blogs Click Here Follow The CBS Sports Radio Facebook.com/CBSSportsRadio Twitter: @CBSSportsRadio Contact Studio: 1-855-212-4CBS Email: [email protected] Address 1015 Half Street, SE Washington, [] WASHINGTON - At the start of 2015-16 Capitals season, General Manager Brian MacLellan spoke in great detail about his careful construction of the roster , noting his efforts to maintain a balance between speed and heaviness.

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