Monthly Archives: April 2010

So Does Your Boyfriend . . .

Terrific photo courtesy of Puck Daddy . . . and those willing to drop 40 bucks can get their very own shirt right here. Continue reading

Posted in NHL, Nicklas Backstrom, Washington Capitals | Tagged , | 27 Comments

Capitals Curse?

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Posted in National Hockey League, NHL playoffs, OFB Polls, Washington Capitals | 12 Comments

Another Final Four Appearance for Hershey

Where would we in Hockey D.C. be without the springtime performance of the Hershey Bears as agony-salve? They did it again last night. Mathieu Perreault scored the equalizer with 1:13 to play in game 4 in Albany, then added the … Continue reading

Posted in American Hockey League, Hershey Bears, John Walton, Mathieu Perreault, Media, Prospects, Radio | 7 Comments

More Leadership from Brooks Laich

We know you’re feeling as we do today, and we also know there’s not a whole lot available to assuage our collective agony, but try this:¬†read this terrific tale about Brooks Laich’s Wednesday night/early Thursday morning. It goes like this: … Continue reading

Posted in Brooks Laich, Dan Steinberg, Hockey Heroes, Washington Capitals, Washington Post | 15 Comments

How About a Round with an Old Friend?

I don’t know if George McPhee is a golfer, or if he even owns a set of clubs, but early this offseason I’d urge him borrowing a set of clubs if need be and¬†setting up a round out on the … Continue reading

Posted in Dale Hunter, Washington Capitals | 9 Comments

A Plea for Piss-‘n-Vinegar Hockey

Turns out, R.J. Umberger was right. Really right. This is what Umberger said after his Columbus Bluejackets lost a close game at home to the Caps just a couple of weeks ago, right before the start of the NHL postseason: … Continue reading

Posted in Alexander Ovechkin, Alexander Semin, Bruce Boudreau, Front Office, Jason Chimera, Mike Green, Montreal Canadiens, Morning cup-a-joe, National Hockey League, NHL playoffs, Tomas Fleischmann, Washington Capitals | 42 Comments

New Generation, Same Old Agony

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