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  Washington Capitals Tickets - Buy Capitals Hockey Tickets - TotalTickets.com
Washington Capitals tickets will get you entry to DC's Verizon Center, whose 18,000 fans have clamored consistently to watch a struggling team get pummeled by celebrities on the other team.
While it's unlikely the Capitals can mount an assault on the Stanley Cup, they should at least be able to provide competitive hockey as the team builds for the future.
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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Washington, D.C.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Washington is surrounded by the states of Virginia (on its western side) and Maryland (on its southeast, northeast, and northwest sides); it interrupts those states' common border, which is the Potomac River's southern shore both upstream and downstream from the District.
The George Washington University, founded by an act of Congress in 1821, is the largest institution of higher education in the nation's capital with its main campus in Foggy Bottom and its Mount Vernon campus in the Foxhall neighborhood of Northwest Washington.
Washington is bounded by the Pacific Ocean to the west; Oregon to the south (the Columbia River forming most of this border); Idaho to the east and British Columbia, Canada to the north.
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 Washington Capitals - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Washington's alternate logo; two hockey sticks crossed behind the image of the United States Capitol, with stars flanking it, a hockey puck at the front, and the team's name emblazoned across the Capitol.
The Capitals finished the 2005-06 NHL season in the cellar of the Southeastern Division again, yet with a slight improvement over the 2003-04 season with a 29-41-12 record and 70 standings points, good for 27th out of the 30 NHL teams.
Two notable landmarks were also hit by Capitals, as the team's longest tenured Capital, Olaf Kolzig, won his 250th game in goal and Andrew Cassels became the 204th player to play 1,000 games, although he did not finish out his season with the team.
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 Washington, D.C. - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Washington is a major national center for the arts, with many venues for the performing arts in the city.
Washington was an important center in the genesis of punk rock in the United States.
Other programs had the nation's capital as a secondary focus, telling stories on their own that were not always tied to the infrastructure of the government either in the district or for the country.
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Video: The Capitals rookie is living his dream of playing in the NHL while adjusting to life in the United States.
Capitals star Alex Ovechkin recently informed the team that he doesn't feel ready to take over as captain, and will not be wearing the "C" on his jersey this season.
The Capitals will hold training camp this year in Ashburn, Va., while the team's new training facility in Arlington is being completed.
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 Washington Capitals (1974-Present)
In their second season the Capitals were not much better finishing dead last again with a hideous record of 11-59-10, as they allowed a NHL worst 394 goals.
In Game 6 at home the Capitals were never in the game being blown out 7-1 as the series went to a 7th game where the Capitals barely gave any effort at all becoming the first team ever to blow a 3-1 series lead 3 times losing 3-0.
Washington was all-abuzz with the acquisition of Jaromir Jagr who was perennially at the top of the NHL in scoring.
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 LCS Hockey : Team Reports : Washington Capitals
Washington (31-45-6), which missed the playoffs by 22 points despite advancing to the finals the previous season, never recovered from its dismal, club-record eight-game road trip in December.
Unlike Washington's run through the Eastern Conference in 1998, Kolzig was never able to put the weight of the team on his back and carry it to glory.
Washington traded its heart-and-soul, its playoff hero and its chief enforcer at the deadline for one young defenseman and three draft picks.
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The Washington Capitals have embarked on a youth movement, a rebuilding phase that threatens to rock the Southeast Division, as the Capitals re-load for a shot at the NHL Playoffs.
Dealing their aging veterans in the off-season, Washington is banking on draft picks and prospects in the 2005-2006 NHL season, including Alexander Ovechkin, the first player selected in the Entry Draft, to provide Capitals ticket holders with a trip to the postseason.
While the Capitals may be fielding a team of relative unknowns, there is plenty of potential and NHL stars waiting in the wings.
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When Abe Pollin announced in 1972 that he planned to bring an NHL team to America's national capital, the Washington sportsman, who owned his own construction firm, was advised by a Las Vegas bookmaker that the odds were 600-1 against him.
Washington's leading scorer, Tommy Williams (22 goals, 36 assists), was a Boston Bruins discard, and the supporting cast, with the notable exception of heroic goalie Ron Low, had even fewer credentials.
Green produced the best yet Capitals coaching record (33-30-11), but it was a case of too little, too late and a playoff berth eluded the franchise for the sixth consecutive year in spite of starry efforts by Maruk, Mike Gartner and Ryan Walter, that offered hope for the future.
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 Boston.com / Sports / Hockey / Washington Capitals win NHL draft lotterys   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Capitals, coming off their worst season in 26 years, leaped ahead of Pittsburgh and Chicago to gain this year's No. 1 overall draft pick at Tuesday's lottery in New York.
WASHINGTON -- Something finally went right for the Washington Capitals: They won the NHL's draft lottery.
The Capitals, considered strong playoff contenders with a star-packed roster at the start of the season, traded away most of their impact players after a disappointing start and finished with the third worst record in the league.
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 Washington Capitals
The Washington Capitals were conceived in the summer of 1972 when contractor and NBA franchise owner Abe Pollin won out over eleven applicants for an NHL expansion franchise.
The following year saw the Capitals continue to play above.500 hockey led by Larry Murphy, but their playoff run was again snubbed in the divison semi-finals by their arch-rivals, the New York Islanders.
That though would be the end of the line for the Capitals as they were swept by the Boston Bruins in four.
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 Washington Capitals Tickets : Washington Capitals Hockey Tickets on Sale at Tickco.com
The Washington Capitals are ready to make another run towards the Stanley Cup, and the games are sure to be exciting.
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 Washington Capitals News
Capitals star Alex Ovechkin recently informed the team that he doesn't feel ready to take over as captain, and will notbe wearing the "C" on his jersey this season."> NEWS & NOTES Ovechkin Declines Captaincy...
Washington Capitals left wing Matt Pettinger avoids salary arbitration by signing a three-year contract on Monday."> Hockey Tuesday, August 1, 2006; Page E02 Washington Capitals left wing Matt Pettinger avoided...
Capitals re-sign Sutherby, Fata Posted: 7/17/2006 5:00:21 PM The Washington Capitals have re-signed centers Rico Fata and Brian Sutherby, the team announced on Monday.
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Capitals fans expect the utmost in effort from their team when they use their sports tickets, so all of the Washington Capital tickets used are turned in with the anticipation of a spirited battle.
Washington, D.C. is a city that is brimming over with history and culture, so fans from out of town can use their hockey tickets as part of a trip filled with memories.
The Capitals are a perennial contender for the Stanley Cup, in that they have appeared in the playoffs in 18 of the past 21 seasons and appeared in the Stanley Cup Finals 1998.
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WASHINGTON -- The Washington Capitals re-signed left wing Matt Pettinger to a three-year contract on...
WASHINGTON -- The Washington Capitals re-signed left wing Ben Clymer to a three-year contract on Friday.
WASHINGTON - The Washington Capitals on Monday re-signed centers Brian Sutherby and Rico Fata.
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 Washington Capitals Encyclopedia Article @ LaunchBase.net (Launch Base)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
With four-year Calgary Hitmen veteran Jeff Schultz biding his time until the Washington Capitals open camp in a couple weeks, younger brother Ian appears set...
Langway and team owner Abe Pollin are the only Capitals figures honored on the Washington Hall of Stars, a series of banners honoring D.C. sports figures on the right-field wall at Robert F. Kennedy Stadium.
These are the top-ten point-scorers in the history of the Capitals.
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 newsobserver.com | Washington Capitals
The Washington Capitals on Monday re- signed left wing Matt Pettinger to a three-year contract.
The Washington Capitals re-signed center Brooks Laich to a contract Thursday, the terms of which remain undisclosed.
Last evening the Tampa Bay Lightning were fans of the Washington Capitals, but tonight they will try to beat them as the teams meet at St. Pete Times Forum in the final game of the regular season for both clubs.
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 Washington Capitals Hockey - Team Profile @ Hockeys Future
The Washington Capitals hold the No. 4 pick in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
Capital affiliate Hershey will host Portland on Tuesday in the deciding Game 7 of the East finals.
The Washington Capitals had just four players competing in the Canadian Juniors this season.
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 Washington Capitals | NHL Hockey at CBS SportsLine.com
The Washington Capitals re-signed left wing Matt Pettinger to a three-year contract on Monday.
The Washington Capitals re-signed Peter Vandermeer and Ben Clymer to contracts earlier on Friday.
Washington is winless in its last three games but has earned points in 10 straight (5-0-1-4).
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 hockeyfights.com - Washington Capitals
Brendan Witt is traded to the Nashville Predators by the Washington Capitals in exchange for Kris Beech and a first-round pick in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
Rico Fata is claimed off waivers by the Washington Capitals after being released by the Atlanta Thrashers.
Doug Doull is recalled by the Washington Capitals.
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 ESPN.com - NHL - Washington Capitals
Washington's leading scorer last season was 38-year-old center Adam Oates.
Washington's first two selections last year were both forwards from the Western Hockey League.
In goal, Jomar Cruz, Washington's top pick in '98 (49th overall), also comes out of the Western League (Brandon).
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 ESPN - Washington Capitals News, Schedule, Players, Stats, Video - NHL
Twelve hours after another disheartening defeat, one in which the home team was subjected to a booming round of boos, the unsmiling faces of Washington Capitals players and coaches conveyed the collective...
The defending Stanley Cup champion Anaheim Ducks acquired center Brian Sutherby from the Washington Capitals on Monday for a second-round draft pick in the 2009 NHL entry draft.
The Washington Capitals recalled left wing Chris Bourque from Hershey of the AHL before Tuesday night's game at the Atlanta Thrashers.
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 The Washington Capitals Official Web Site - Washington Capitals   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Washington’s Alex Ovechkin, Calgary’s Dion Phaneuf and Pittsburgh’s Sidney Crosby took the league by storm in 2005-06, leaping to the NHL as rookies and playing starring roles for their respective teams.
The Washington Capitals have named Michael Humes and Timothy McDermott senior vice presidents with the club, president and owner Dick Patrick announced today.
Fans can welcome the Washington Capitals back to the ice at the first day of 2006 training camp on Friday, Sept. 15, at the Ashburn Ice House in Ashburn, Va. Practices begin at 10 a.m.
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The 2006-07 season wasn’t kind to the Washington Capitals, who finished a lamentable last place in the Southeast Division, but changes in the off season bring new hope for 2007-08.
The Washington Capitals play at the Verizon Center, which is also home to the NBA's Washington Wizards, the WNBA's Washington Mystics, and the NCAA's Georgetown Hoyas.
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