Monday, June 14, 2021

No sign of ‘Hangover Effect’ as Caps score 13 goals in first two games

Caps open season with two high-scoring games in a row, quashing doubts of hangover after first Stanley Cup win last season.

Caps hope to suffer no ‘net’ loss from departure of Grubauer

As the Capitals look to repeat their Stanley Cup performance, one of the key factors this season will be solid goalie play. With last year’s stalwart goaltender Phillip Grubauer no longer on the team and a largely untested goalie taking his place, the performance in the crease this season will be important for the Caps to make a deep...

Will there be a Stanley Cup hangover for the Washington Capitals?

After winning the first Stanley Cup in franchise history, will the Washington Capitals come out of the gate firing on all cylinders this season?

Caps make big splash on day one of the draft

The Capitals traded Philipp Grubauer and Brooks Orpik to Colorado before drafting Alexander Alexeye.

What does the Barry Trotz announcement mean moving forward?

Despite winning Lord Stanley's Cup, Barry Trotz will no longer be the coach of the Washington Capitals.

The Caps have tough decisions to make in free agency

The Stanley Cup champions have difficult decisions ahead of them with regards which impending free agents they would like to re-sign.

Biscuits and Gravy with a Side of Malört

We're a day late, but to make up for it, we brought a friend! This week on Just Press Play, the guys talk about who had the best week in sports, IHOB, and a dictator's toilet (1:00), then the doctor is in the house to let us know what we're missing about hockey, and to assist in our ongoing debate of which athlete is superior (17:50). We hit on Lebron's casts, both supportive and protective, and we have some ideas on how to fix the NBA (34:33). An exotic year, or a once in a lifetime 10 minutes (57:46)? Did Colangelo lose the best job in sports (1:03:36)? And speaking of doctors, the Doc gives us a peek behind the clipboard, letting us in on why it takes so long, what patients do wrong, and how much you can trust a twitter physician (1:10:04). We finish it up, as always, with What We're Listening To.

Ovechkin’s Recent Stanley Cup Win Creeps Him Past Federov

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The Caps are Stanley Cup Champions, so now what?

The Washington Capitals could trade goalie Phillip Grubauer at the NHL draft.

Former Penguins finding success in 2018 Cup Final

Months or even years after being members of the Pittsburgh Penguins, these players find themselves on hockey's biggest stage.