The Best Draft Class in Washington Capitals History

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NHL teams build their teams in many different ways. Some construct their clubs via free agency while others do it through trades. However, the main way teams create a roster is through the NHL Draft. Most years have maybe one or two players make the roster, but some years the general manager gets it right […] READ MORE


Puck Drop Preview: 2020-21 Washington Capitals

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2020-21, where Last Word On Hockey gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Make sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for the standings […] READ MORE


NHL Rumours: Washington Capitals, Carolina Hurricanes, and More

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With the playoffs coming to a close in the near future, that means one thing. The NHL off-season is growing ever closer. With the off-season fast approaching that means that there are many NHL rumours going around the league. Teams are preparing to try and keep their expiring players or go after new ones. Today […] READ MORE






Puck Drop Preview: 2019-20 Washington Capitals

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2019-20, where Last Word on Hockey gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Make sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for the standings […] READ MORE


NHL All-Star Game Rosters Announced

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The NHL All-Star Game roster will see three players from the host team suit up for the game set to take place on January 26th in San Jose. Joe Pavelski, Brent Burns, and Erik Karlsson were all selected as members of the Pacific Division All-Star Team. NHL All-Star Roster Released Pacific Division The San Jose Sharks […] READ MORE


Washington Capitals Alex Ovechkin Chasing Wayne Gretzky’s All-Time Goal Record

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At the end of the 1998-99 season, the NHL watched as The Great One, Wayne Gretzky, hung up his skates. His 2,857 career points dwarf all other players throughout history, with Jaromir Jagr sitting almost a full 1,000 points behind him for second all-time. Now, 20 years later, Washington Capitals forward and captain Alex Ovechkin might be the […] READ MORE