NHL Washington Capitals vs Toronto Maple Leafs Preview

February 21, 2019

Preview: Washington at Toronto The Toronto Maple Leafs have refused to let two straight setbacks extend to a three-game losing skid on eight separate occasions this season. The Maple Leafs look to nip their latest two-game streak in the bud on Thursday when they bid for a season sweep of the visiting Washington Capitals. To play this game at FanPicks…click here Although Toronto dropped the final two contests of its…

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NHL Washington Capitals vs Toronto Maple Leafs Preview

January 23, 2019

Preview: Capitals at Maple Leafs The Toronto Maple Leafs have tumbled into a tailspin that has seen them drop seven of their last 10 games overall and six of seven at home. The Maple Leafs likely won’t receive much sympathy on Wednesday when they host the Washington Capitals, who have lost a season-high six in a row (0-4-2) and surrendered at least seven goals in three of their last four…

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NHL Philadelphia Flyers vs Washington Capitals Preview

January 8, 2019

Preview: Flyers at Capitals The Washington Capitals didn’t exactly put forth an awe-inspiring performance in their last outing, but the result proved to be just enough to prevent their first four-game skid since March 2017. The Capitals will look for a better effort on Tuesday when the Metropolitan Division leaders host the team making itself comfortable in the division’s cellar: the free-falling Philadelphia Flyers. To play this game at FanPicks…click…

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NHL Detroit Red Wings vs Washington Capitals Preview

December 11, 2018

Preview: Red Wings at Capitals Alex Ovechkin has won the Maurice Richard Trophy seven times during his stellar career, including five of the last six seasons, and is on a path toward another. The 33-year-old captain looks to extend a pair of streaks on Tuesday as the Washington Capitals seek a third straight victory when they host the Detroit Red Wings. To play this game at FanPicks…click here Ovechkin, who…

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NHL Washington Capitals vs Montreal Canadiens Preview

November 1, 2018

Preview: Capitals at Canadiens The Washington Capitals have a chance to post back-to-back victories for the first time this season when they wrap up a four-game road trip with a visit to the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night. The defending Stanley Cup champions have enjoyed spectacular success in Montreal, winning five in a row and 12 of their last 13 at the Bell Centre. To play this game at FanPicks…click…

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NHL Stanley Cup Finals Preview: Capitals at Golden Knights Game 5

June 7, 2018

Capitals at Golden Knights Game 5 Preview The Washington Capitals are venturing to Vegas with more than just breaking the bank on their minds – they are looking to capture their first Stanley Cup title in franchise history. The Capitals can do precisely that on Thursday as they look to secure Washington’s first professional sports championship since 1992 with a win over the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 5 at…

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NHL Stanley Cup Finals Preview: Golden Knights at Capitals Game 4

June 4, 2018

Golden Knights at Capitals Game 4 Preview The Washington Capitals hope the momentum of their first-ever home win in the Stanley Cup Finals will go a long way toward recording another versus the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 4 on Monday, thereby bringing them one victory away from grabbing the chalice for the first time in franchise history. Three-time Hart Trophy winner Alex Ovechkin scored the signature diving goal in…

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NHL Stanley Cup Finals Preview: Capitals at Golden Knights Game 2

May 30, 2018

Capitals at Golden Knights Game 2 Preview Those looking to break the bank in Sin City have often tried to disprove the theory that “The House always wins,” often times leaving with a bruised ego and a lighter wallet. The Vegas Golden Knights, who have posted better odds at home than most tables in the casino, aim to continue their good fortune at T-Mobile Arena on Wednesday in Game 2…

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NHL Stanley Cup Finals Preview: Capitals at Golden Knights Game 1

May 28, 2018

Capitals at Golden Knights Game 1 Preview The Vegas Golden Knights started their inaugural season looking to be competitive and could end it with a championship as they host the Washington Capitals on Monday night for Game 1 of the best-of-seven Stanley Cup finals. The Golden Knights needed only 15 games to dispatch Los Angeles, San Jose and Winnipeg in the Western Conference playoffs to give themselves seven days off…

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NHL Playoffs Preview: Lightning at Capitals Game 4

May 17, 2018

Lightning at Capitals Game 4 Preview The Tampa Bay Lightning fought their way back in the series with a vastly improved performance and the reward is a chance to even the Eastern Conference finals Thursday night when they visit the Washington Capitals for Game 4. All-Stars Victor Hedman, Steven Stamkos and Nikita Kucherov combined for seven points as the Lightning recorded a 4-2 victory Tuesday in Washington after dropping the…

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NHL Playoffs Preview: Lightning at Capitals Game 3

May 15, 2018

Lightning at Capitals Game 3 Preview The suddenly struggling Tampa Bay Lightning look to begin digging out of a deep hole in the Eastern Conference final series when they visit the red-hot Washington Capitals for Game 3 on Tuesday night. The Lightning dropped the first two games of the series at home by a combined score of 10-4 and a team has not rebounded from down 2-0 to win a…

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2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Second-round previews

April 26, 2018

2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs Second-round previews Tampa Bay Lightning vs Boston Bruins The Lightning will come into this series as the more rested team after making quick work of the New Jersey Devils in Round 1. But after coming off an emotional high from a wild Game 7 against the Toronto Maple Leafs, don’t take the Bruins lightly. In fact, the Bruins owned the Lightning during the regular season after walking away with…

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2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: First-round previews

April 10, 2018

2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs First-round previews Tampa Bay Lightning vs New Jersey Devils From first overall pick to first playoff berth in six seasons, the surprising New Jersey Devils are set to take on the top-seeded Tampa Bay Lightning. The series features a pair of Hart Trophy candidates in Nikita Kucherov and Taylor Hall, but the X-factor should be Devils netminder Keith Kinkaid, who emerged as the starter down the stretch and played phenomenally,…

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