Category Archives: Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday: Ollie The Goalie in 2006

Flashing back to March 4th in 2006, fan favorite Ollie Kolzig takes a break at the bench during an away game at the Atlanta Thrashers Phillips Arena.I personally loved his masks, but surprisingly some didn’t.Check out more about Ollie here and about “Athletes Against Autism” which he founded with Scott Mellanby and Byron DeFoe.Capitalpowerplay.com images […]

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Memorabilia Collecting Experiences in Detroit during the 1950s

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Flashback Friday: Caps Share Fallen Hero

By Rodger M. Wood The Caps also have a fallen hero. Garnet Edward “Ace” Bailey, who died when United Airlines Flight 175 crashed into the World Trade Center in New York City during the September 11 attacks, played left wing for the Caps from the 1974-1978.Ace tried calling his wife 4 times unsuccessfully on the […]

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Flashback Friday: Former Cap Kelly Miller Calls Olympic Hero, Ryan Miller, “Cuz.”

By Rodger M. Wood Former Caps forward, Kelly Miller, can call 2010 Olympic hero, and USA goalie Ryan Miller “cuz” and get away with it, even if he never had the chance to score a goal against him in the NHL.Kelly and Ryan are two of ten Millers, who played hockey at Michigan State, including […]

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Flashback Friday: Donald Brashear vs. Zedano Chara 2008

See it here on FlickrOnly a short flashback to April of 2008 for today’s image. Zdeno Chara eyes Donald Brashear as they square off. Frustration mounted as the Capitals were on there way to a 10-2 romping of the Bruins. I was lucky enough to have been invited by a friend who came across an […]

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