Seeing Red: Why I (Now) Love the Washington Capitals

———————————————————— by Kolby Solinsky Editor, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— I have never cheered for the Washington Capitals before. I never had a reason to. I thought Alex Ovechkin — in his Hart Trophy seasons — was overrated and overhyped. Sure, he was winning awards and scoring more goals than Gretzky (not really), but I always knew Sidney […]

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The Prediction: (3) Washington Capitals v. (6) New York Rangers

———————————————————— by Chesapeake Charlie Annapolis Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— The Setup: And, here we have it… two of the hottest teams in the league, two of the most attractive underdogs to bank on, and the two most dangerous (almost solely) offensive squads in the Eastern Conference will meet in the first round, and only one […]

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Regret: The Anthem of This Year’s Winnipeg Jets

———————————————————— by Kolby Solinsky Editor, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— Regret is perhaps the worst part of anything. It’s that sickening feeling you get in your gut that tells you, no matter what you do from this point on, you’ll never be as good as you could have. You’ll always think about missed opportunities, blown chances, and […]

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What Were You Saying About Alex Ovechkin?

———————————————————— by Kolby Solinsky Editor, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— I’ve always felt that the worst thing the Washington Capitals could do was to stop being the Washington Capitals. This didn’t prevent them from doing so, however, but it was tragic the way the Beltway’s best abandoned their previously terrifying identity, pre-2011: fast-paced and all offensive, all […]

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2013 NHL Preview: The Southeast Division

———————————————————— by Puck Hockey Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— *These are my previews for every NHL division and my predictions of what lies ahead for all five teams of all six divvies in this shortened, 48-game regular season. I intend to keep each team’s summary to two sentences or less. Not because I’m succinct or concise, […]

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