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Japers' Rink Mar 19, 2015

Tonight's 8-Bit Capitals Lines: Wheel O'Blueliners

Per Mike Vogel, the Caps will get one bruised blueliner back in the lineup tonight... but another may be coming out. Brooks Orpik makes his return after sitting out the last two weeks, sliding into his old spot alongside John Carlson, while Tim Gleason appears to be out with an upper-body injury. Michael Latta also seems set to make his return, which means the lines and defensive pairings (in front of Braden Holtby, natch) should look something like this: Alex Ovechkin - Nicklas Backstrom - Marcus Johansson Curtis Glencross - Evgeny Kuznetsov - Troy Brouwer Jason Chimera - Eric...
Washington Post Mar 10, 2015

Chimera is Caps’ clown

When the Washington Capitals climb onto their chartered planes, whether bound for another road city or pointed toward the comforts of home, sitting near forward Jason Chimera becomes an exercise in awareness. Board behind him, and your seat might be filled with nutrition supplements. Doze off, and he might transform into a human alarm clock, piercing the cabin with an ear-splitting scream. Turned heads become targets for edible projectiles, such as pistachios, nutrition bars and candies called Swedish berries.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Mar 7, 2015

Chimera lands punches in fight despite having jersey over his eyes

Jason Chimera took issue with some rough-housing by the Sabres and started a fight. His jersey, however, made it quite hard to see.
CSN Washington Mar 7, 2015

Chimera jokes about crushing ref with check

Capitals left wing Jason Chimera has been hitting everything -- even referees -- since returning to the lineup.

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