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Capitals Winter Classic at Nationals Park reactions

A couple of days ago, the Washington Capitals unveiled uniforms and the rink layout for the 2015 Winter Classic at Nationals Park. On hand were Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and Braden Holtby. The official #WinterClassic uniforms for the #Caps unveiled at Nats park today pic.twitter.com/FiOkhDggly — Caps Youth Hockey (@CapsYouthHockey) September 23, 2014 I had

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WASHINGTON CAPITALS 5 Calgary Flames 4 (SO)

GOOD: Alex Ovechkin, 2 goals, 1 assist, shootout goal Connor Carrick, 1 first NHL goal Nicklas Bäckström with the equalizer in the 3rd Michal Neuvirth bailing out Holtby Not making a big deal about the final Southeast Division title banner BAD: Braden Holtby, 3 goals allowed in 1st period Jack Hillen out for a while

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Capitals – Bruins playoff prediction

Tonight, the (7) Washington Capitals face the (2) Boston Bruins in the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. The Caps took the season series 3-1. The last time, they (especially Matt Hendricks) made Bruins goalie Tim Thomas (Capitals Insider, The Post) look really bad in the shootout. Of course, that isn’t in play in the postseason, nothing but

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