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TJ’s Shutout at Verizon Center

Grandson TJ Wood made his debut in the nets at the Verizon Center January 24, 2013 between the second and third periods of the Montreal Canadiens/Washington Capitals game. Representing the State of Virginia in the 8 – year division, young TJ shut out the opposing Maryland shooter in three shootout attempts while the Virginia shooter...

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Don’t Wait For The NHL, See Your Local Youth Play Their Game!

Why waste time waiting for NHL hockey to return when you have the opportunity to watch these kids play the game for fun. Check out my 8-year grandson TJ in the nets for his local Ashburn travel team playing against NOVA December 1st at the Ashburn ice arena.

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Destiny Deals Caps Fan A Cruel Fate!

By Rodger M. Wood While many believe the Caps overachieved in the 2012 playoffs, if the truth was better recognized, destiny dealt the Caps and their fans a cruel fate. Like Ulysses, their ship was lured into a shipwreck on the rocks by beautiful beckoning Sirens. Fate mistreated us when we came within 6 seconds...

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Win A Couple For The Gipper!

By Rodger M. Wood The Caps loss of Game 5 in overtime 3-2 may just be unjustly blamed on our hard working hero of the Bruins quarter finals, right winger Joel Ward for a high stick penalty on Rangers forward Carl Hagelin with 22 seconds remaining in the game and the Caps ahead 2-1. Ward...

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A Bit of Caps History – “Amends”

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