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You Can Almost Stick a Fork in the Caps’ Playoff Hopes

the Caps trail Columbus by 6 points and have 3 games left—not goping to happen. Get out the golf clubs Ovie.

Caps Win Must Game Against Toronto 3-2–Backstrom Shows Ultimate Act ...

When a puck is making its way slowly toward an empty net, threatening to stop on the snow that has accumulated in the crease before it crosses the goal line, most players would swat the puck in the cage themselves. Nicklas Backstrom isn’t like most players.

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Welcome Back Ovie—Ovechkin Scores Winning Goal (41st) as Caps Down t...
Neuvirth Stellar in the Nets as Caps Move back to .500 Defeating Flori...

Some comments after the Caps win their 2nd game without Ovie

The Caps are 13-8-2 in games played without #8–interesting

Nicholas Backstrom scored the clinching shootout goal

Coach Adam Oates commented on the absence of Ovie– “You’re still patching the dike in a sense. You don’t want to lose anybody, let … Read More »

Ribeiro Knocks in Game Winner in Overtime as Caps Defeat the Rangers 2...

1st Period Summary

Caps got off to a horrible start with some lackadaisical defensive play, as Brian Boyle scored 53 seconds into the game. From that point on the Caps won all the fights but the Rangers had all the scoring chances. Braden Holtby made several acrobatic saves especially on … Read More »

Capitals at Crossroads Tonight

There’s been enough said about the playoff history of the Washington Capitals. But I do believe this team is different—maybe. The Caps won the division and thus earned the home playoff advantage. Game 5 tonight hopefully will create a result that takes advantage of the home edge. Ovie and Rebeir0 … Read More »

Caps Complete Southern Division Title Run With 2 Games Left—Defe...

Who would have thought it could happen when the Caps were 2-8. Putting together a 10-1 April streak did the job for Washington. As Alex Ovechkin scored his 13th goal in April the Caps finished off the Jets. The guys bought into Adam Oates’ system and it totally paid off.

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Caps manage only 19 Shots as Ottawa Dominates in 3-1 Win

Braden Holtby made but one mistake tonight and it was costly. With the score knotted at 1, Holtby (who compiled 35 saves) made a bad pass from behind the net which landed right on the stick of Conacher, who easily made it 2-1 on the turnover.

“I got a little rushed … Read More »

Schedule Greatly Favors Capitals Down The Home Stretch

It’s hard to believe that after the sorry start for Washington, the Caps are in the catbird seat as they ready to face Toronto Tuesday night at Verizon. 4 points up over Winnipeg but the key is that one more game exists between the 2 and it will be played … Read More »

Dave Pietramala, and New Loyola Basketball Coach GG Smith on Koons For...


Preview of Maryland vs Johns Hopkins with Blue Jay  Coach Dave Pietramala right at 9AM

New Loyola Coach GG Smith will check in around 9:25

Adam Jones Misplays fly ball into Oriole Loss in New York

Update onthe Masters with PGA Coach  and Player Pat Coyner

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Capitals, LeBron James, Men's Lacrosse
Caps Secure First Win of the Season 3-2 Over Sabres –Neuvirth is...


Tremendous goal keeping of Michal Neuvirth allowed the Caps to survive a late relentless assault from Mikhail Grigorenko and the Buffalo Sabres. The Caps started slow and trailed 1-0 until Joel Ward dented the nets. John Erskine scored the go … Read More »

Koons Ford Terp Talk on Thursday Night at 6PM on ESPN 1300 and terptal...


Some of the topics on tonight’s show:

Review of season and preview of 1st Round game vs Lehigh 

Preview of Saturday’s game vs UMass for the Lady Terps

Review of Student Athlete Awards Night at College Park

My night with Frank Deford

Terrapin Nine Defeats FSU … Read More »

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