7

The Noon Countdown: Drawing First Blood

Counting down the days until the 2014-15 season with a look back at the Caps' penchant for opening the scoring in 2013-14.

The Noon Countdown: Drawing First Blood

7

Counting down the days until the 2014-15 season with a look back at the Caps' penchant for opening the scoring in 2013-14.

32

Mailbag: Grubauer, Fears, NASCAR and Face-Offs

Questions about the goalies, phobias, souring on the former coach, draws and more in this week's edition of "you ask, we answer."

Mailbag: Grubauer, Fears, NASCAR and Face-Offs

32

Questions about the goalies, phobias, souring on the former coach, draws and more in this week's edition of "you ask, we answer."

155

Thursday Caps Clips

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Carlson speaks, Holtby's no sleeper, the AHL schedule is released and more.

Thursday Caps Clips

155

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Carlson speaks, Holtby's no sleeper, the AHL schedule is released and more.

33

Re-thinking Zone Starts

It's not as simple as "start offensive players in the offensive zone and defensive players in the defensive zone."

Re-thinking Zone Starts

33

It's not as simple as "start offensive players in the offensive zone and defensive players in the defensive zone."

18

How Many Goals Will the Caps Allow in 2014-2015?

The team should be able to cut down on shots against, but may not be able to improve its save percentage... and that would be okay.

How Many Goals Will the Caps Allow in 2014-2015?

18

The team should be able to cut down on shots against, but may not be able to improve its save percentage... and that would be okay.

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106

Thursday Off-Topic Open Thread

Your place to talk about whatever it is you want to talk about.

That Time When the First Lady Tried to Beat the Caps Goalie

1

The Noon Countdown: Brouwer Power

6

Counting down the days until the 2014-15 season with a look back at a big year for a secondary scorer

The Capitals' Top 25 Under 25, Part I

18

A look at the top 25 players in the Capitals organization under the age of 25.

Wednesday Caps Clips

225

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Kuznetsov gets the dirt on Trotz, breaking down the Caps' (old and new) blueliners and more.

The Noon Countdown: Brouwer-Play Goals and More

15

Counting down the days until the 2014-15 season with a look at the power play's supporting cast

That Time When the Caps Played Musical Goalies

19

Tom McVie's answer to the Habs of the 1970s? Don't let one guy face them alone.

Tuesday Caps Clips

79

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The Caps' top line and the zones they enter, breakouts, workouts, flameouts and more.

The Noon Countdown: Close But No Cigar

10

Counting down the days until the 2014-15 season with a look at how the Caps fared in one-goal games in 2013-14

Under the Microscope: The Top Line & Zone Entries

26

Could the Capitals be getting more out of their top line?

Monday Caps Clips

49

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Premiering Team P, the rookies get their showcase on, Jakub Vrana electrifies and more.

Sunday Open Thread

5

Nope, still not October yet.

Saturday Caps Clips

26

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The most impactful Cap (in fantasy and reality), a winger's masterpiece, some ex-Caps looking for work and more.

Maryland Hockey's new road jerseys

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Full of Old Line State pride...

The Noon Countdown: Rookie Hazing

1

Counting down the days until the 2014-15 season with a look at rookie workload over the years

GIF Tournament Conference Final: The Fantastic 4

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Sixteen began, four remain as the GIF tournament rolls into the final weeks

Friday Caps Clips

116

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Brooks Orpik dismisses the haters, Coach Trotz and Joe B go for a dip and more.

The Noon Countdown: Points A-Ward-ed

14

Counting down the days until the 2014-15 season with a look at Joel Ward's awesome season.

Mailbag: The 4th Line, The Bird and More

65

Taking a closer look at the bottom-three, Winter Classic angst, how many goals an average Joe might give up and more in this week's edition of "you ask, we answer."

Thursday Caps Clips

142

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Centermen in the spotlight, productive forward/d-man pairings, developing Jakub Vrana and more.

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