The Capitals had a special guest in the house during Tuesday’s game. A man convincingly dressed as NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt, Sr. sat behind the glass in full race garb.
On Monday night, the Dallas Stars celebrated Military Appreciation Night as they hosted the San Jose Sharks. Like the Capitals did, the Stars presented the evening with special warm up jerseys and hats. The Stars went above and beyond, rappelling a dog down from the rafters during the first intermission. Dogs are the best.
On Saturday, the St. Louis Blues organized a surprise reunion for Staff Sgt. Nathan Nenninger and his family. It’s adorable.
Because the Capitals love us, they captured footage of the players walking into the locker room at Staples Center, Saturday night. Wearing suits and looking all handsome, Capitals players walked by, ignoring the camera.
And then Braden Holtby happened.
Bored with playing AHL hockey, former Caps forward Brooks Laich hosted a Q/A on Twitter today, using the hashtag #askBrooks. He got a question from former teammate Michael Latta.
With a month left in the season, the Eastern Conference-leading Washington Capitals could potentially face the Tampa Bay Lightning in the first round of the playoffs. The Bolts currently sit four points out of the second wild card spot, but were dealt a big blow on Thursday.
Tampa Bay lost three of their centers, Vladislav Namestnikov, Tyler Johnson, and Cedric Paquette, to lower-body injuries during their game against the Minnesota Wild.
But today, one Yinzer did something so compassionate and sweet, we had to highlight it here on RMNB.
In February, Pittsburgh Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin delivered a questionable hit to the head of Winnipeg Jets forward Blake Wheeler. On Wednesday, Wheeler settled the score with Malkin, punching the Penguins’ star repeatedly in the back of the head.
Brooks Laich and Julianne Hough, everyone’s favorite (former) Caps celebrity couple, appear to be inching closer to their wedding date. Over the weekend, Hough and her gal pals got together to throw a wild bachelorette party, which they documented on Instagram.
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