Category: ‘Quick Hits’

Washington Capitals Trade Dennis Wideman to Calgary Flames
June 27th, 2012 at 3:55 PM
As an impending unrestricted free agent, Dennis Wideman was expected to have plenty of suitors. He won't have to make a decision after the Washington Capitals traded Wideman's rights to the Calgary Flames in exchange for Jordan Henry and a 2013 fifth round pick Wednesday afternoon. The Flames signed Wideman to...

PHOTO: Washington Capitals’ John Carlson Celebrates Goal with Verizon Center Crowd
May 3rd, 2012 at 12:58 AM
John Carlson celebrates his goal next to a ton of raving Washington fans in the second period. It was the 150th consecutive sellout at the Verizon Center. Unfortunately, it was the only goal the Caps could muster on Henrik Lundqvist Wednesday night/ Thursday morning. ***PHOTO1***

Washington Capitals Look to Continue Saturday Success Against New York Rangers
April 28th, 2012 at 2:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** Following two Saturday afternoon victories over the Boston Bruins in the first round, Capitals 101 did a little research regarding of the success of the Washington Capitals on the day of Saturday this season. If this season is any indication, the Caps need to hope for more Saturday games in the...

Washington Capitals to Face New York Rangers in Eastern Conference Semifinals
April 26th, 2012 at 9:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** After a 2-1 overtime Game 7 victory over the Boston Bruins last night, the Washington Capitals did not know its opponent for round two. There's no question now. The New York Rangers defeated the Ottawa Senators 2-1 Thursday night at Madison Square Garden, and by doing so earned the right to face...

PHOTO: Washington Capitals Celebrate Joel Ward’s Game Winning Goal
April 25th, 2012 at 11:27 PM
The Washington Capitals won Game 7. Here is a photo that captured the moment after Joel Ward notched the game-winning goal 2:57 into overtime. Things to note: Mike Knuble and Alex Ovechkin getting some serious air time Keith Aucoin nearly catching a skate in the midsection This is awesome ***PHOTO1***