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CSN Washington Apr 17, 2015

Jason Chimera seals the deal for the Caps

Jason Chimera seals the deal, giving the Capitals a 4-3 victory over the Islanders in Game 2.
Japers' Rink Apr 17, 2015

Recap: Caps Climb Out of Early Hole Against Islanders, Make It a Series Again in 4-3 win

The Washington Capitals had much more energy than they displayed in Game 1. It looked as if it might go for naught as the Islanders took two-goal leads twice. But the Caps clawed back to make a game of it, then won it with a Jason Chimera goal and a superb performance late by goalie Philipp Grubauer. Ice Tracker - Game Summary - Event Summary - Shot Report - Faceoff Summary - Play-by-Play - Home TOI - Visitor TOI - Advanced Stats at: war-on-ice, hockeystats, Natural Stat Trick and more via Nice Time On Ice The Washington Capitals put relentless pressure on the Islanders from the opening...
Japers' Rink Apr 4, 2015

Tonight's 8-Bit Capitals Lines: Laich, Glencross Swap Spots

Per Mike Vogel, the Caps are sticking with what's been winning, with one change - a flip of bottom-six left wings. So expect these lines and defensive pairings in front of Braden Holtby when the Caps visit Ottawa with a chance to clinch a playoff berth: Alex Ovechkin - Evgeny Kuznetsov - Joel Ward Marcus Johansson - Nicklas Backstrom - Troy Brouwer Curtis Glencross - Eric Fehr - Jason Chimera Brooks Laich - Michael Latta - Tom Wilson Brooks Orpik - John Carlson Karl Alzner - Matt Niskanen Tim Gleason - Mike Green ...
Washington Post Mar 30, 2015

Caps Insider: Jason Chimera’s big night provides latest secondary scoring boon

NEW YORK — Coach Barry Trotz understood the scoring bounty that had dropped into the Washington Capitals’ laps this weekend, with two forwards breaking double-digit scoring droughts in multi-goal outings. Saturday afternoon, Troy Brouwer ushered aside 12 games of nothing by anchoring an ultimately failed comeback against Nashville. Sunday afternoon, Jason Chimera wrapped the bow onto a 5-2 victory over the New York Rangers, ending 20 straight games of offensive frustration.Read full article >>
Washington Post Mar 29, 2015

Capitals vs. Rangers: Jason Chimera, Alex Ovechkin power Washington to 5-2 win

NEW YORK — The lines separating fury and joy had always blurred whenever Jason Chimera celebrated goals, but after his second Saturday afternoon, the Washington Capitals’ forward chiseled a canyon between them.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Mar 29, 2015

Jason Chimera's two goals gives Caps the lead

Alex Ovechkin's two goals tied it, but Jason Chimera's two goals put the Caps up 4-2.
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...

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