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The Caps Cup by the Numbers

So, the Cardiac Caps finally did it. They won the Stanley Cup. There’s a lot of Washington related storylines to consider here. The season started off rocky and never really felt like they were going to end up Metro Division … Continue reading

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Good Morning, Good Afternoon and Good Night … the Caps have won the Cup

I’ve been waiting since the early 1990s for this moment and it’s here. It’s finally here. I don’t even know what emotion I’m supposed to express otherwise. Relief? Euphoria? It’s like experiencing decision paralyzed with so many possibilities. I do … Continue reading

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Quip: shit for priorities

NHL has shit for priorities. you can afford an over the top, extravagant to the point of gaudy, 40 minute long delaying the puck drop pregame show but you cannot afford machines to make good ice during a Stanley Cup … Continue reading

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Quip: Weagle

the White Bellied Sea Eagle, Haliaeetus family same as the American Bald Eagle, occasionally referred to in short hand as weagle, ends a penguin’s life the Capitals of Washington, D.C. often use an eagle with a wing in the shape … Continue reading

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Quip: Capitalizing Groundhog Day

Variations of this playing in my head, all day: Penguins: I’m sorry? What was that again? Capitals: I’m a god. Penguins: You’re God. Capitals: I’m a god — I’m not the God, I don’t think. Penguins: Because you won the … Continue reading

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Ovechkin watch: 49

Washington Capitals winger and Captain Alexander Mikhailovich Ovechkin secured his 7th Rocket Richard award as the league’s leading scorer with 49 Goals this regular season. The Russian Machine scored two last night but couldn’t quite muster the hat trick to … Continue reading

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Ovechkin watch: 1000

The Great 8, Washington Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin played his 1,000 game last night, in the team’s win over the rival Pittsburgh Penguins and Sidney Crosby. The Russian Machine is the first player in Caps history to reach 1,000 regular … Continue reading

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