Tag Archive | Hockey

Alex Ovechkin ‘We Will Skate Again’ T-Shirt and Face Masks Now Available with All Proceeds Benefitting Community Programs

The Washington Capitals continue to make a positive impact in the community as star Alex Ovechkin has been making ‘We Will Skate Again’ T-Shirts and Face Masks and other amazing Items that are now for purchase in the Alex Ovechkin Store.   All proceeds from T-shirt sales benefit the Tucker Road Ducks, while all proceeds from […]

Kiira Dosdall-Arena to Return for a Sixth Season with the Metropolitan Riveters

Original NWHLer and 2020 All-Star defender Kiira Dosdall-Arena has signed a contract to play her sixth season for the Riveters. The 2018 Isobel Cup champion is second all-time in Riveters history in games played (80), penalty minutes (60) and points among defenders (25). “I know that the passion of the NWHL’s leaders, players, GMs, coaches […]

Metropolitan Riveters Sign Samantha Fieseler

The Metropolitan Riveters have added a strong new defender with the signing of Samantha Fieseler, who played last season for Goteborg HC of the SDHL after a standout collegiate career at Mercyhurst. Fieseler joins all-star Rebecca Morse, 2020 fourth overall draft pick Saroya Tinker, and Sammy Kolowrat of the Czech Republic National Team as the […]

Capitals and Inova Blood Donor Services to Host Blood Drive July 18 at Tysons Corner Center

The Washington Capitals and Inova Blood Donor Services will host a blood drive on Saturday, July 18, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Tysons Corner Center (1961 Chain Bridge Road, Tysons Corner, VA 22102 – the location is the former Lord & Taylor Department Store, across from Parking Garage D). Appointments are required and […]

Isobel Cup Champion Emily Janiga Signs with the Metropolitan Riveters

Emily Janiga, the former College Hockey America Player of the Year from Mercyhurst and an Isobel Cup champion with Buffalo in 2017, has signed with the Metropolitan Riveters for the upcoming NWHL season. “I am extremely thankful for this opportunity to be a part of the Riveters organization next season and cannot wait to get […]

The Metropolitan Riveters have signed goaltender Sonjia Shelly

The Metropolitan Riveters have signed goaltender Sonjia Shelly to a contract for the 2020-21 NWHL season. The 23-year-old Shelly, who starred at St. Lawrence University, made her professional debut last season with the Connecticut Whale. “Hockey has been my passion since I was little and to have the opportunity to play in the NWHL and […]

T.J. Oshie Launches COVID-19 Relief Auction Benefitting MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Capitals forward T.J. Oshie has launched a COVID-19 Relief Auction benefitting the COVID-19 Critical Needs Fund at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. The auction is currently open on Handbid and concludes Wednesday, June 17, at 3 p.m. Select items in the auction include a 30-minute Zoom call with Oshie for the winner and up to 10 […]