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Joel Rechlicz Benched on His Own Bobblefist Night

Joel Rechlicz's bobblefist night spoiled by second period antics.
Via Capitals Outsider
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Milan Lucic and Joel Rechlicz throw down in epic preseason brawl

Washington Capitals’ Joel Rechlicz is known for being an AHL fighter, and will likely start the season there. But before his preseason time in the NHL is done, Rechlicz made quite the statement when he got into a tussle with Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic. Lucic is 6’3” 205 lbs and Rechlicz is 6’4” 212 lbs and this was probably the best fight you will see all year. Rechlicz...
Via Diehardsport
September 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Milan Lucic and Joel Rechlicz throw down in epic preseason brawl

Washington Capitals’ Joel Rechlicz is known for being an AHL fighter, and will likely start the season there.  But before his preseason time in the NHL was done, Rechlicz made quite the statement when he got into a tussle with Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic.  Lucic is 6’3″ 205 lbs and Rechlicz is 6’4″ 212 lbs and this was probably the best fight you will see all year...
Via Diehardsport
September 24, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Capitals’ Rechlicz destroys Milan Lucic in preseason fight

In the Washington Capitals’ preseason game against the Boston Bruins Monday night, Joel Rechlicz, a player with a reputation for dropping the gloves, showed that besides winning shootouts he can also destroy one of the toughest players in hockey in a one-on-one bout. That player being Milan Lucic of the Bruins who decided to drop gloves with “Wrecker” and got demolished. The...
Via DC Sports-Kings
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Capitals' Rechlicz bests Milan Lucic in fight

In the Washington Capitals’ preseason game against the Boston Bruins Monday night, Joel Rechlicz, one of the most well known fighters in hockey showed that besides winning shootouts he can also destroy one of the toughest players in hockey in a one-on-one bout. That player being Milan Lucic of the Bruins who decided to drop gloves with “Recker” and got demolished. The fight...
Via DC Sports-Kings
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH Joel Reclichz shootout winner against the Flyers

Joel Rechlicz, seen here with the Hershey Bears, scored the game winning shootout goal against the Philadelphia Flyers (courtesy of the Capitals team website) Yes folks it’s not a typo! Joel Reclichz, affectionately called “The Recker” by fans and foes alike, took his hands out of the ice box and showed off his scoring ability in last nights 4-3 shootout victory over the Philadelphia...
Via DC Sports-Kings
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Hershey Bears, Joel Rechlicz Bobblefist Night

Besides being one of the of the most well known fighters in the AHL, Joel Rechlicz is also a bobblehead…. Well not exactly a bobblehead but he will have bobblefists. What are bobblefists? Well to be honest, I am not 100% sure what they are but if you are one of the first 5,000 people at the Hershey Bears game against the Worcester Sharks at Giant Center on December 21 you can take...
Via DC Sports-Kings
September 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Washington Capitals Hold On To Joel Rechlicz by   Steven Ellis

The Washington Capitals have re-signed forward Joel Rechlicz to a one-year, two-way contract extension. Before the 08-09 season, Rechlicz signed a 3 year entry-level contract with the New York Islanders. On March 5, 2009, Rechlicz made his NHL debut with the New York Islanders, recording an assist in the game. That same year Rechlicz played 17 games in the NHL from going to the ECHL to [...]
Via The Hockey House
June 26, 2013  |  Discuss

What did Joel Rechlicz say to the Sharks?

A certain segment of Capitals fandom has deep misgivings about the Joel Rechlicz Era. If I could speak for them, they wonder why Dale Hunter’s puck-possession-starved team using a sweater on a gentleman whose greatest strength is fist possession, followed by chirp possession, followed by penalty box occupation. Read full article >>
Via D.C. Sports Bog
February 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Capitals Sign and Recall Joel Rechlicz, Recall Cody Eakin

Per a team release, the Washington Capitals have signed forward Joel Rechlicz to an NHL entry-level contract and recalled him to Washington from the Hershey Bears.  Rechlicz leads the AHL in PIMs this year with 184 and has two points, a goal and an assist.  Color me puzzled - it seems like a waste of salary cap space for a player who has averaged 4:18 of ice time per game in...
Via Rock the Red
January 30, 2012  |  Discuss
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