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FOX Sports Mar 28, 2017

Blues look to stay hot vs. Coyotes (Mar 29, 2017)

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The St. Louis Blues are 10-1-1 in March. They scored 38 goals while allowing just 21 in those 12 games, goalie Jake Allen has a .951 save percentage this month and the power play (21.9 percent) hasnt missed a beat following a trade-deadline deal that sent power-play catalyst Kevin Shattenkirk to the Washington Capitals.
Bergen Record Mar 27, 2017
VIDEO: Andrew Gross on the Devils

VIDEO: Andrew Gross on the Devils

Beat reporter Andrew Gross discusses why defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk would make a good target in free agency.        
The Hockey Writers Mar 27, 2017

One-on-One: Shattenkirk Talks Capitals, Orpik & Playoffs

It hasn’t even been a month since Kevin Shattenkirk joined the Washington Capitals, but upon first glance, it doesn’t seem that way. In fact, the 28-year-old blueliner didn’t take long to adjust to his new team at all. At Friday’s practice, Shattenkirk was going through the routine drills with his teammates, a smile on his […]
Japers' Rink Mar 25, 2017
Saturday Caps Clips: Capitals vs. Coyotes Game Day

Saturday Caps Clips: Capitals vs. Coyotes Game Day

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Previewing a visit from the ‘Yotes, Connolly gets a Masterton nod and more. Your savory breakfast links: Previews of tonight's clash with the Coyotes from Vogs and Peerless, and be sure to visit our SB Nation pals over at Five for Howling for the other side of tonight's matchup. The arrival of Kevin Shattenkirk in DC, and on the Caps' power play, has meant a change in John Carlson's usage with the extra man. [WaPo] Washington is so often a divided place, and now more than ever... but the quest for the Cup offers some respite and a rare bit of...
Mile High Hockey Mar 24, 2017
Daily Cupcakes: March 24th, 2016

Daily Cupcakes: March 24th, 2016

Colorado Avalanche praise mascot Bernie on National Puppy Day. [Mile High Sports] Twenty years later, people still remember the rivalry. [Detroit Free Press] Ryan Smyth is recovering from the hit that left him with a concussion. [Edmonton Journal] Kevin Shattenkirk comfortable being counted on to take the Washington Capitals to the top. [ESPN] Senators' Marc Methot suffers gruesome finger injury from Sidney Crosby slash. [CBC]
CSN Washington Mar 22, 2017

Scoring change leaves Shattenkirk looking for first goal as a Capital—again

After further review, Nicklas Backstrom did indeed score the Caps third goal in Tuesdays 4-2 win over Calgary.The goal was originally credited to Kevin Shattenkirk,
Japers' Rink Mar 22, 2017
Wednesday Caps Clips: Fanning the Flames

Wednesday Caps Clips: Fanning the Flames

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The top line leads the team to victory, the Caps still have much to fight for and more. Your savory breakfast links: Recaps and other assorted musings on last night's win from us, Vogs (plus game notes), Monumental video (Trotz, locker room), NHL.com, AP, WaPo, Peerless, CSNMA (gamer, rewind), Frankovic, RMNB, FiCP, NoVa Caps, Calgary Sun, Flames Nation and Matchsticks & Gasoline. Kevin Shattenkirk scored his first goal as a Cap! Probably. [CSNMA, RMNB] It seems to change every day, but at the moment, things do not look great for those NHLers...
CSN Washington Mar 21, 2017

Kevin Shattenkirk scores his first goal for the Capitals...or did he?

One of the turning points of the Tuesdays game between the Washington Capitals and Calgary Flames came very late in the second period when Kevin
Japers' Rink Mar 21, 2017
Capitals vs. Flames Third Period Thread

Capitals vs. Flames Third Period Thread

TJ Oshie got his 30th goal of the season and Kevin Shattenkirk got his first as a Capital, and it's 3-1 Capitals. Third period ahead. Tweets from @JapersRink/tweet-tweeters
MY NHL Trade Rumors Mar 21, 2017
NHL Rumors: Capitals, Kings, Coyotes, Avs, Preds, Ducks and Penguins

NHL Rumors: Capitals, Kings, Coyotes, Avs, Preds, Ducks and Penguins

On the Washington Capitals … Isabelle Khurshudyan of the Washington Post: Re-acquired by the Washington Capitals at the trade deadline in the Kevin Shattenkirk deal, goaltender Pheonix Copley is a pending unrestricted free agent and he’d be open to re-signing with the Caps. “Obviously, I like it here,” Copley said. “It’s been beneficial working with the
CSN Washington Mar 18, 2017

Opinion: Why Nate Schmidt is still No. 7 among the Caps' defensemen

Nate Schmidt has become a hot topic of conversation in recent weeks. The trade for Kevin Shattenkirk relegated the jovial defenseman to the seventh spot,
Japers' Rink Mar 16, 2017
With a Clear Head, Shattenkirk Returns from Suspension

With a Clear Head, Shattenkirk Returns from Suspension

The suspension may have given Shattenkirk and opportunity to learn Among the Capitals’ defensemen at Thursday’s morning skate leading up to the Capitals match-up against the Nashville Predators was Kevin Shattenkirk, casually ripping shots from the blue line from feeds from John Carlson. Thursday night’s game will mark Shattenkirk’s first effort since his two-game suspension for a boarding penalty against Los Angeles Kings defenseman Kevin Gravel. Shattenkirk, who has recorded four assists in his first six game with the Capitals, is eager to get back into the lineup to continue the...
Japers' Rink Mar 16, 2017
Thursday Caps Clips: Capitals vs. Predators Game Day

Thursday Caps Clips: Capitals vs. Predators Game Day

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The Caps host the Preds, Schmidt makes roster decisions trickier and more. Your savory breakfast links: Previews of tonight's clash with the Predators from Vogs, AP, Peerless, and be sure to check out our SB Nation pals over at On the Forecheck for the other side of tonight's matchup. With Kevin Shattenkirk returning from suspension and Nate Schmidt stepping up, is Brooks Orpik the odd man out on the blueline? [WaPo, NoVa Caps] Sounds like Andre Burakovsky is almost ready to return to the lineup. Hooray!! [CSNMA] The Caps' recent losing streak, and...
FOX Sports Mar 16, 2017
NHL Daily: Kevin Shattenkirk, Pavel Buchnevich, 2018 Winter Classic

NHL Daily: Kevin Shattenkirk, Pavel Buchnevich, 2018 Winter Classic

NHL Daily: The St.Louis Blues Are Better Off Without Shattenkirk, Ranger Rookie Buchnevich is Earning His Roster Spot, the 2018 Winter Classic Reportedly a Rangers-Sabres Matchup in Queens and More! (Morning NHL Headlines)Grab your morning cup of coffee and join us here at Puck Prose for a compila...
Japers' Rink Mar 15, 2017
Wednesday Caps Clips: Penalty Call of the Wild

Wednesday Caps Clips: Penalty Call of the Wild

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: the Caps survive a penalty parade to snap the four-game drought, Ovechkin gets off the schneid and more. Your savory breakfast links: Recaps and other assorted musings on last night's win (!!!!) from us, Vogs, Monumental video (Trotz, locker room), NHL.com, AP, WaPo, CSNMA, Frankovic, Peerless, NoVa Caps, RMNB, TwinCities, Star Tribune, and Hockey Wilderness. Alex Ovechkin is back, baby. We hope. [CSNMA] Before the game, Kevin Shattenkirk opened up about the play that led to his two-game suspension. [WaPo, CSNMA] Shattenkirk's suspension is up, so...

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