Caps Today, 5/14/13

Posted on May 14, 2013 by Ben Guerrero

Today’s Storyline

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin will address the media today at 2:15 p.m. outside the Capitals locker room.

The Capitals will hold their final 2012-13 media availability session of the season on Wednesday, May 15, at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. Availability will begin at approximately 10:15 a.m. in the Capitals locker room with video posted on and on

A more detailed schedule, including speaking times for Caps general manager George McPhee and head coach Adam Oates, will be emailed to media later today.

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Capitals Voice: Ultimate Highlight: Caps and Rangers, through Six Games

Washington Post: Washington Capitals routed by New York Rangers in Game 7 of 2013 NHL playoff series / Alex Ovechkin and Capitals left with another early exit from Stanley Cup playoffs / Wise: Capitals stars no longer young, certainly outgunned / Capitals Insider: Capitals players left stunned following Game 7 defeat

Washington Times: Alex Ovechkin endures ‘frustrating’ series vs. Rangers / Harris: At eliminatin time, Rangers’ Henrik Lundqvist stands taller in net / Rangers demolish Capitals in season-ending Game 7 rout
Washington Examiner: Once again no answers for devastated Caps / Another taste of heartbreak for Capitals in Game 7 loss to Rangers / Referees play no role in Capitals’ Game 7 breakdown / Loverro: For Capitals, a deep history of Game 7 failure

CSN Washington: Backstrom: ‘It was embarrassing’ / Rangers roar on the road / Caps suffer most lopsided loss of season in Game 7 / Ovechkin has history of Game 7s / Oates: No Brooks Laich for Game 7 / Game 7 offers chance to ‘make your legacy’
Associated Press: Rangers beat Caps 5-0 in Game 7 to reach 2nd round Rangers roll past Capitals, make statement with Game 7 win

Hockey News: George McPhee / THN/Yahoo! NHL Awards: Most Valuable Player – Alex Ovechkin Rangers crush Capitals in Game 7 / Caps’ Backstrom: We need to learn how to play in the playoffs Another Game 7 Loss Is No Less Disappointing for Capitals

USA Today: Rangers rout Capitals in Game 7 / Capitals: ‘We didn’t put in the effort’
Ted’s Take: Watch the Most Retweeted Commencement Speech This Year / Greatest Fans / Thank You Caps Fans / There’s a Lot of Truth in This One / A Classic – “The Street Fighter” / Great News for Those of Us Who Use Amtrak / Serve Held in NYC By Rangers, On to Game 7 / Katie Ledecky in the New York Times / So, Who Was This Generous and Welcoming Caps Fan? / Always Supportive of the Team
Stadium Journey: 2013 NHL Arena Rankings (Verizon Center, Washington Capitals mentioned)


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Caps Today, 5/13/13

May 13, 2013

The Washington Capitals will host the New York Rangers in Game 7 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal matchup tonight at Verizon Center.


Caps Today Schedule

Tuesday, March 31
10:15 a.m.: Morning skate, Kettler Capitals Iceplex
7 p.m.: vs. Carolina Hurricanes, Verizon Center
Audio: WJFK 106.7, WFED 1500, Caps Radio Network, Caps Mobile App,

Wednesday, April 1
11 a.m.: Capitals team photo, Kettler Capitals Iceplex
11:15 a.m.: Practice, Kettler Capitals Iceplex

Thursday, April 2
11:30 a.m.: Morning skate, Bell Centre
7:30 p.m.: at Montreal Canadiens, Bell Centre
Audio: WJFK 106.7, WFED 1500, Caps Radio Network, Caps Mobile App,

Friday, April 3
2 p.m.: Practice, Canadian Tire Centre

Capitals Media Guide
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