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WATCH: Orpik welcomes Kamenev to the NHL with a massive hit

Washington Capitals' Brooks Orpik absolutely demolishes Vladislav Kamenev with an open ice hit, in the Russian forward's first NHL game.
Via SportsNetCanada
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Brooks Orpik Carried Off Ice After Vicious Hit by Flyers’ Ryan White

WASHINGTON — Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik was carried off the ice after taking a brutal hit from Flyers forward Ryan White 12 minutes into the second period of Game Three on Monday. Orpik is currently being evaluated and is questionable to return, the Capitals say, but he didn’t appear in great shape leaving the ice. (Warning: The footage below is not pretty.) Orpik injured...
Via CBS DC
April 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Brooks Orpik extracts tooth with towel during Caps win (vids)

In Installment No. Infinity to “Hockey Players Are The Toughest Athletes On The Planet (And Also The Most Dentally Challenged), Brooks Orpik was captured on camera during the Washington Capitals’ 2-0 Game 1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers extracting his own busted-up tooth. The cause of the improvised, emergency oral surgery was prompted by the defenseman getting caught up...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Islanders fans continue bad behavior as Brooks Orpik gets hit with cup (video)

The Washington Capitals got a huge road victory Tuesday night, beating the New York Islanders in overtime 2-1 courtesy of an overtime winner from Nicklas Backstrom. As Capitals players slapped each other on the back and celebrated on the ice, what appears to be a beer cup comes flying onto the ice, hitting defenseman Brooks...Read More The post Islanders fans continue bad behavior...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Washington Capitals end Week 0-3

Merely 24 hours after a 4-3 loss in Tampa Bay, the Washington Capitals were brought to their knees in a 6-5 loss to the Arizona Coyotes Sunday night. The loss slipped right through Washington’s fingers, as a 3-1 lead dissolved before the team’s eyes. Washington came out strong in their Nov. 2 contest against Arizona. Led by Tom Wilson, fresh off an ankle injury, Nicklaus Backstrom...
Via isportsweb.com
November 03, 2014  |  Discuss
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