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The All-Time Capitals Team Tournament, Part V

Which Washington Capitals team was the best the organization has ever put on the ice? We're into Round 2 of our tournament to answer that very question.

The All-Time Capitals Team Tournament, Part IV

Which Washington Capitals team was the best the organization has ever put on the ice? Four more contenders battle it out in Round 1 of our tournament to answer that very question.

The All-Time Capitals Team Tournament, Part III

Which Washington Capitals team was the best the organization has ever put on the ice? Four more contenders battle it out in Round 1 of our tournament to answer that very question.

The All-Time Capitals Team Tournament, Part II

Which Washington Capitals team was the best the organization has ever put on the ice? Four more contenders battle it out in Round 1 of our tournament to answer that very question.

The All-Time Capitals Team Tournament, Part I

Which Washington Capitals team was the best the organization has ever put on the ice? Four contenders battle it out in Round 1 of our tournament to answer that very question.

The All-Time Capitals Team Tournament, Part IV

Which Washington Capitals team was the best the organization has ever put on the ice? Four more contenders battle it out in Round 1 of our tournament to answer that very question.

The All-Time Capitals Team Tournament, Part III

Which Washington Capitals team was the best the organization has ever put on the ice? Four more contenders battle it out in Round 1 of our tournament to answer that very question.

The All-Time Capitals Team Tournament, Part II

Which Washington Capitals team was the best the organization has ever put on the ice? Four more contenders battle it out in Round 1 of our tournament to answer that very question.

The All-Time Capitals Team Tournament, Part I

Which Washington Capitals team was the best the organization has ever put on the ice? Four contenders battle it out in Round 1 of our tournament to answer that very question.

Happy Peter Bondra Day!

12.12.12... a fun day on the calendar and a chance to honor the greatest #12 in Washington Capitals' history.

Turning Points: The 1982-83 Season

A look back at the pivotal years that have defined the Washington Capitals, continuing with the 1982-83 season.

Turning Points: The 1981-82 Season

A look back at the pivotal years that have defined the Washington Capitals, continuing with the 1981-82 season.

From Jim Carey to Alex Semin and other trail tales

A look at how Rick Green, Ryan Walter and Adam Oates contributed to the Capitals long after they were gone.

Who is the most effective pick in Caps history?

Nearly thirty years after drafting Scott Stevens, the Capitals are still reaping the rewards of the pick (even as fans still feel the pain).

A Firsthand Account of the Capitals' First Season

Reliving the Caps' catastrophic first season through the eyes of a fan who experienced all eight wins.

Turning Points: The 1974-75 Season

A look back at the pivotal years that have defined the Washington Capitals, starting with that infamous 1974-75 season.

Who Have Been The Best Caps Over The Years?

A look at the best and worst the Capitals have had to offer over the years

Who Have Been The Best and Worst Caps in the 2000s

A look at the best and worst the Capitals have had to offer in the 2000s

Who Were The Best and Worst Caps in the '90s?

A look at the best and worst the Capitals had to offer in the 1990s

Who Were The Best and Worst Caps in the '80s?

A look at the best and worst the Capitals had to offer in the 1980s

Who Were The Best and Worst Caps in the '70s?

A look at the best and worst the Capitals had to offer in the 1970s

The Capitals Through the Last Lockout

With no end in sight for the current lockout, we take a look at how the Capitals spent the last one.

A Brief History of D.C.'s DCs

In the wake of the Nationals clinching the National League East, we take a quick look back at the history of Washington's division winners

Esa Tikkanen and What Might Have Been

As time tiks, err, ticks away, one gaffe will remain timeless in the minds of Capitals fans.

Featured Fanshot

A badass Caps patch from the 70s (ostensibly) that I picked up off eBay a while back... because why...

Featured Fanshot

A couple of stocking stuffers (from me, to me) arrived in today's mail. Click here for a scan of...

Jason Arnott and the One That Got Away

A look at the link between Jason Arnott and a Capitals legend

Featured Fanshot

Going through some old boxes, I stumbled upon this awesomeness and figured I'd share.

Caps All-Star History, By The Numbers

Caps All-Star History, By The Numbers

Top 10 Games In Philadelphia Spectrum History

Skeletons From The Closet, Vol. VI

Skeletons From The Closet, Vol. V