Tagged: ‘NHL’

WATCH: Tom Wilson Gets Sucker Punched, Loves It
April 17th, 2017 at 10:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** WASHINGTON â?? Tom Wilson: hero or villain? It likely depends on your zip code. The Washington Capitals brawler really shines in the playoffs, and Monday night in Toronto was no exception. While he is happy to instigate his fair share of conflicts, he was on the receiving end of a rather...

WATCH: Caps Jump to Quick Lead Over Leafs in Toronto
April 17th, 2017 at 8:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** WASHINGTON â?? The Washington Capitals were slow out of the gate in each of the first two games of the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs, needing to play from behind and participating in three overtime periods. For Game 3, as the play traveled north of the border, the Caps made an...

The less-than-thrilling history of why they’re not the Toronto Maple Leaves
April 17th, 2017 at 5:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** If you're vexed by the grammatical construction of the team's nickname, prepare to be enlightened. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP) Nate Schmidt discussed all kinds of playoff topics before he was asked the hardest-hitting question of all: Had he ever considered why the Maple Leafs weren't called the "Maple...

Chris Brown’s Verizon Center Show Rescheduled for Capitals Playoffs
April 17th, 2017 at 3:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** WASHINGTON â?? A Chris Brown concert originally scheduled for Friday, April 21 at Verizon Center has been rescheduled to allow for Game 5 of the Capitals' opening round playoff series with the Toronto Maple Leafs. Chris Brown will now perform at Verizon ... Read Original Post at Sports Media...

Nate Schmidt could give the Caps the help they need most
April 17th, 2017 at 3:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** Washington Capitals defenseman Nate Schmidt. (Frank Gunn/AP) Nate Schmidt, the Washington Capitals' seventh defenseman, might get a chance to suit up for Game 3 against the Maple Leafs on Monday night after the news broke that Karl Alzner, a member of the team's top-pair, was held out of practice for...