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Ovechkin's late goal carries Capitals over Avalanche

  Alex Ovechkin scored late in the third period, Braden Holtby stopped 27 shots and the Washington Capitals beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 on Thursday night. Nicklas Backstrom had a goal and an assist, Jason Chimera also scored and Ovechkin added an assist for the Capitals. Washington won the last two games of its three-game trip. Ovechkin broke a 2-all tie when he skated past...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Nicklas Backstrom could lose silver medal…again

            Poor Nicklas Backstrom just can’t seem to catch a break with the Olympic Committee. Back during the Olympics in February, Backstrom tested positive for a banned substance, pseudoephedrine, found in an allergy medication he was taking. He had been taking it for several years while playing in the World Championships and two previous Olympics...
Via Sports-Glory
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Jason Chimera’s Eyes

Boogie oogie oogie. Photos by Caps Outsider Everyone already nose that Caps elder-statesman Jason Chimera broke his nose on Wednesday, only to return with two black eyes against Florida. I know Halloween was Friday, but here are a few more photos of Chimera sporting a couple of shiners. Happy nightmares.
Via Capitals Outsider
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Caps Jason Chimera suffered a nasty broken nose last night

Washington Capitals forward Jason Chimera suffered a nasty broken nose during Wednesday’s game against the Red Wings after hitting Detroit Red Wing Brendan Smith's helmet in the first period.Next Impulse Giffed it:Bob has broken his nose 5 times. 3 surgeries. That ain't good up there. There are complications to fixing these type things that you don't even want to know...
Via Bob's Blitz
28 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jason Chimera breaks nose against Detroit Red Wings

Hockey players are known for their toughness and Jason Chimera is no exception. About five minutes into the first period, Jason Chimera collided with Brendan Smith by the Red Wings bench. By the looks of it, Chimera’s nose hit the side of Smith’s helmet as they collided. Chimera immediately came of the ice to be tended by trainers for a broken nose. Chimera was back on the ice...
Via DC Sports-Kings
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Capitals’ Jason Chimera Breaks His Nose On Helmet, Returns To Game

Washington Capitals forward Jason Chimera went to hit Detroit Red Wings defenseman Brendan Smith and got a lot more than he bargained for. Smith surprised him with a hit and the taller Chimera hit his face on the top of Smith’s helmet. Chimera was bleeding badly, but once it stopped, returned to the game. I’m […] The post Capitals’ Jason Chimera Breaks His Nose On Helmet...
Via Diehardsport
28 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Capitals' Chimera suffers nasty broken nose

Washington Capitals forward Jason Chimera suffered a nasty broken nose during Wednesday’s game against the Red Wings after attempting to lay a hit on Detroit’s Brendan Smith in the first period. As you can see in the GIF above (courtesy of @myregularface) Chimera’s face smashed off of Smith’s helmet, rearranging his nose in gruesome fashion. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

The Capitals go curling for team-bonding exercise

After losing 3-2 Wednesday night against Edmonton, Barry Trotz gave the team the day off from practice. Instead the team went to the Calgary Curling Club to do some curling as a team-bonding exercise. The players and staff were split into eight teams of four, while Barry Trotz watched over all the teams. While some of the players have curled before, like Brouwer, Chimera, and Holtby...
Via DC Sports-Kings
October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Devils Injury Update: Martin Havlat wants to play tonight against Rangers

New Jersey Devils winger Martin Havlat is hoping to play tonight against the rival New York Rangers. That isn't exactly news. The news is that he wants to play four days after receiving 55 stitches to close a gash that starts at the bridge of his nose and wraps around his upper lip and corner of his mouth.#456166858 / gettyimages.comAs reported by Rich Chere of nj.com, Havlat...
Via Sports Injury Alert
October 21, 2014  |  Discuss

A brutal look at Martin Havlat’s face injury

Martin Havlat suffered a brutal injury when the New Jersey Devils battled the Washington Capitals last week. Jason Chimera drove Havlat into both the official and the boards, resulting in some pretty nasty lacerations on Havlat’s face. Here’s video of the hit and injury. Be warned, there’s a decent amount of blood shown. The end result was 55 stitches and a reattached upper...
Via Bloguin Best
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

A brutal look at Martin Havlat’s face injury

Martin Havlat suffered a brutal injury when the New Jersey Devils battled the Washington Capitals last week. Jason Chimera drove Havlat into both the official and the boards, resulting in some pretty nasty lacerations on Havlat’s face. Here’s video of the hit and injury. Be warned, there’s a decent amount of blood shown. The end result was 55 stitches and a reattached upper...
Via Puck Drunk Love
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Capitals score three goals in shootout to edge Panthers

  The Capitals scored on all three shots in the shootout, and Justin Peters made 20 saves in his start this season to lift Washington over the Florida Panthers 2-1 on Saturday night. Jason Chimera scored his first goal of the young season for the Capitals (3-0-2), who improved to 10-0-1 in their last 11 meetings against their former division rival. Brad Boyes' power play goal...
Via AP on Fox
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Brad Boyes scores power-play goal but Panthers drop shootout to Capitals

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Capitals scored on all three shots in the shootout, and Justin Peters made 20 saves in his start this season to lift Washington over the Florida Panthers 2-1 on Saturday night. Jason Chimera scored his first goal of the young season for the Capitals (3-0-2), who improved to 10-0-1 in their last 11 meetings against their former division rival. Brad Boyes'...
Via AP on Fox
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Capitals score 3 goals in SO, beat Panthers 2-1

WASHINGTON (AP) The Capitals scored on all three shots in the shootout, and Justin Peters made 20 saves in his start this season to lift Washington over the Florida Panthers 2-1 on Saturday night. Jason Chimera scored his first goal of the young season for the Capitals (3-0-2), who improved to 10-0-1 in their last 11 meetings against their former division rival. Brad Boyes'...
Via AP on Fox
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Brad Boyes scores power-play goal but Panthers drop shootout to Capitals

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Capitals scored on all three shots in the shootout, and Justin Peters made 20 saves in his start this season to lift Washington over the Florida Panthers 2-1 on Saturday night. Jason Chimera scored his first goal of the young season for the Capitals (3-0-2), who improved to 10-0-1 in their last 11 meetings against their former division rival. Brad Boyes'...
Via Fox Sports Florida
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Caps down Panthers 2-1 in Shoot

The  Washington Capitals defeated the Florida Panthers in a Shootout by the score of 2-1.  The win improved the Caps to 3-0-2 and keeps them as the only team in the Metro Division without a regulation loss.  The win also moved the Caps into a tie for first place in the division, tied with the. New York Islanders. Jason Chimera scored the lone Caps’ regulation marker with his...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Third Lines Among Focal Points In Bruins-Capitals Showdown (Video)

When you think of the Washington Capitals, one player usually comes to mind — Alexander Ovechkin. The superstar undoubtedly will be the main focus for the Boston Bruins as they welcome the Capitals to town Saturday night, but he’s not the only player who should be accounted for. In his breakdown of the game’s “focal points,” NESN’s Billy Jaffe identifies the matchup between Washington...
Via NESN.com
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Hurricanes forward Jeff Skinner injured in exhibition loss to Capitals

  Troy Brouwer and Brooks Laich each had a goal and an assist and the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-2 on Sunday in their preseason finale. Evgeny Kuznetsov, Jason Chimera and Alex Ovechkin also scored for the Capitals (5-3). Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen each had two assists. Jiri Tlusty had a goal and an assist and John-Michael Liles also scored for the Hurricanes...
Via AP on Fox
October 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Capitals beat Hurricanes 5-2 in preseason finale

WASHINGTON (AP) Troy Brouwer and Brooks Laich each had a goal and an assist and the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-2 on Sunday in their preseason finale. Evgeny Kuznetsov, Jason Chimera and Alex Ovechkin also scored for the Capitals (5-3). Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen each had two assists. Jiri Tlusty had a goal and an assist and John-Michael Liles also scored...
Via AP on Fox
October 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Barry Trotz and the Capitals open up Training Camp

Photo cred: timesunion.com The Washington Capitals’ training camp has finally started and there are a bunch of new faces on the ice. Yesterday marked the first day of the Trotz era and there was a different atmosphere at Kettler than seasons before. Trotz is the fourth Capitals coach in the last three years. The difference between Barry Trotz and former Caps coaches is that nobody...
Via DC Sports-Kings
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Review and Preview: Washington Capitals

One way or another, the red will rock in DC.#159184798 / gettyimages.comHello! This will be a synoptic feature Mon-Sat the next five weeks to gear up for the start of the 2014-'15 season. We're going in reverse alphabetical order and alternating between the Eastern and Western Conferences, because why not?Washington CapitalsReviewRoster changes, IN: D Matt Niskanen, D Brooks...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Rapid Rewind: Still Shut Down

Sasha Kills. (Fox) The Washington Capitals lost their second consecutive game on Thursday night inside Verizon Center, falling 3-2 to the Carolina Hurricanes in a see-saw contest.  Jason Chimera scored first for the home side, before last summer’s 5th overall pick, Elias Lindholm, scored his first NHL goal to tie it up.  Alex Ovechkin would get his sixth of the season on a...
Via Rock the Red
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Blog 5: Trade Wars V - Clouts v. Lowetide

Richard Cloutier posted an impressive trade wars late last week, and I wanted to respond but my holiday kept calling me. My holiday doesn't technically end until tomorrow, but I wanted to get this out there because Cloutier did some good work on the last one (he was clearly lollygagging before then). DEALS WE'VE AGREED TO: The New York Islanders acquired the rights to...
Via Puckrant.com
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Capitals sign Brooks Orpik, Justin Peters

The Washington Capitals signed defenseman Brooks Orpik to a $27.5 million, five-year contract, and goaltender Justin Peters to a $1.9 million, two-year contract on Tuesday. “We are very excited to welcome Brooks to Washington,” said MacLellan. “We feel Brooks’ leadership and experience will greatly enhance our defense for years to come. Brooks plays tough minutes against...
Via Sports-Glory
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Chimera, Ward, Carlson and Laich Minifigures

Last we checked, the not LEGO company “Oyo” released Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and Mike Green minifigures. Now, it's added a bit of depth with Jason Chimera, Joel Ward, John Carlson, and Brooks Laich figures.
Via Capitals Outsider
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss
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