Category Archives: Washington Capitals

The Caps Are The Champs, But Us Fans Are The Winners

By | June 13, 2018

While this quote might be from Napoleon Bonaparte, considered by many to be the greatest military leader in human history, I think it sums up the the better part of the last three decades of DC sports fandom succinctly yet superbly: “Victory belongs to the most persevering.”

D.C. Rejoice: There is Nothing Minor About These Capitals

By | June 12, 2018

Just before midnight, some 30 minutes after Alexander Ovechkin hoisted the Stanley Cup for the first time, I stood in a swarm of 40,000 best friends with my colleague and reflected on what just happened.

Hello, Stanley: The Washington Capitals Are Eastern Conference Champions

By | May 24, 2018

If I told you that at DC sports team is playing in a postseason game that doubles as the most important sporting even for any professional sports team in our nation’s capital, you’d instinctively — and correctly — tell me that there’s a 99.99% chance that something bad is going to happen.

One big step for the Washington Capitals, One giant win for Washington Capitals fans.

By | May 8, 2018

Is it hyperbole to say that last night’s win is the biggest sports victory this city has had since January of 1992?