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Handicapping the Caps

I am getting somewhat impatient regarding the impending beginning of hockey season. Not that I am ready to give up baseball yet, as the stretch run is going to make for some great story lines, but with pre-season football getting … Continue reading

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Lord Stanley is Loving Round Two

The first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs are over. Some big drama and some great memories came from it, as well as a few key learnings to take away such as: 1) a hockey game is a minimum of … Continue reading

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Cupping it up

It’s that time of year… Stanley Cup time! Personally, I am very excited, as my beloved Washington Capitals handily took the Southeast and are slotted in the #2 seed for the Eastern Conference. It was a brilliant season overall with … Continue reading

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Habs and Havenots

100th season… such a huge accomplishment in all of sports, such a disappointing result. This is their last chance at tremendous result, in such a tenuous situation, set of for a tumultuous result. No team has won once in every … Continue reading

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Capital Punishment – Washington Capitals offseans musings

Watching the Washington Capitals rally into the SouthEast Division’s top spot on the final day of the season was stunning. Experiencing the first round battle with the ruffian Philadelphia Flyers was epic. Finally having the wind let out of the … Continue reading

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