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Washington Capitals playoff tickets scavenger hunt held for fans in DC area
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WASHINGTON (ABC7) — As the Washington Capitals gear up for their second round series against the Pittsburgh Penguins, a Caps scavenger hunt Wednesday offered free playoff tickets to fans. The team hosted a similar scavenger hunt before the first …

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Arrival of Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen signaled a change of focus for Capitals
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The additions of Orpik and Niskanen before last season signaled an identity shift: The high-flying Washington Capitals were now getting serious about defense. In the two seasons since they left Pittsburgh, Orpik and Niskanen have helped the Capitals …

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With two Capitals' defensemen ailing, Taylor Chorney could see time against …
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Taylor Chorney knows how to play the waiting game by now, after popping in and out of the Washington Capitals' lineup all season. Come in early for practice, stay late, keep your mind sharp, don't overthink things. Wait for your name to get called.

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Battle of Alex Ovechkin, Sidney Crosby will be about winning, not individual stats
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Surely, after all of the hardware and the successes and, yes, disappointments and nagging doubts, this second-round Stanley Cup playoffs series between the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins — which starts at 8 p.m. ET Thursday at the Verizon …

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Washington Capitals Eliminate Philadelphia Flyers, Will Meet Pittsburgh …
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Washington Capitals Defeat Philadelphia Flyers 1-0 in Game 6, Will Face-Off Against Pittsburgh Penguins in Next Chapter of Alex Ovechkin vs. Sidney Crosby. Washington Capitals walked into Sunday's game having dropped the previous two opportunities to …

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Want Caps playoff tickets? Scavenger hunt offers free ducats
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WASHINGTON — Wednesday will be the lucky day for eight Washington Capitals fans who will each get a pair of tickets to the upcoming second-round playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins. As of 9 a.m. Wednesday, fans can search for enlarged …

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Whether it's Capitals or Flyers, Penguins await fascinating second round
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(AP) Jay Beagle's sharpest memory of the Washington Capitals' 2009 playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins was when he tried to run over Brooks Orpik and instead got flattened at center ice. Orpik is still capable of making that kind of mark …

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Playoff preview? After 2-1 loss to Flyers in shootout, Capitals might hope not
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PHILADELPHIA — They slammed each other into the boards, jabbed one another with their stick and, occasionally after the whistle blew, there were often a few more shoves for good measure. There's a good chance the Washington Capitals and …

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Sidelined by injury, John Carlson goes to the videotape — and hones his game
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When the Washington Capitals lost their top defenseman for 25 games, they gained a new video intern. As John Carlson endured the first injury of his NHL career, assistant coach Todd Reirden gave him a project. He asked Carlson to watch games with video …

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Is this the Washington Capitals' year? Four teams that could win their first …
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The Washington Capitals advanced past the Philadelphia Flyers in six games in the opening round of the 2016 Stanley Cup playoffs with contributions in both areas from Ovechkin, and it goes without saying the Flyers don't have a player at the same level …

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