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New Jersey Begins Taking Legal Sports Bets

New Jersey’s governor kicked off a new era of sports gambling in the state with a bet on Germany to win the World Cup and the New Jersey Devils to win the Stanley Cup. (June 14)

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US capital turns red for ice hockey parade

The US capital is a sea of red as tens of thousands of ice hockey fans line the streets to celebrate the Washington Capitals, the city’s first Stanley Cup champions ever

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Ovechkin Leads DC in Stanley Cup Celebration

Tens of thousands of fans lined the route along Constitution Avenue and thousands more gathered on the National Mall to celebrate the Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals. (June 12)

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Washington Capitals Return Home with Stanley Cup

The Washington Capitals returned home to DC with their first NHL title, after a 4-3 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights Thursday night in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final. (June 8)

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Joy and disbelief as Washington Capitals win hockey title

A red sea of tens of thousands of fans boil over in jubilation as the Washington Capitals win the Stanley Cup for the first time in team’s 44-year history.

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Here’s the latest for Friday, June 8th: Trump says he doesn’t need to prepare much for NKorea summit; Protests in Quebec before G-7 summit; Hundreds of homes evacuated due to Colorado wildfire; Capitals win Stanley Cup.

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Capitals’ Ovechkin: It’s Just Something Special

Washington Capitals team captain Alex Ovechkin is celebrating his team’s Stanley Cup win. The Caps beat the Las Vegas Golden Knights 4-3 on Thursday night to win the NHL championship 4 games to 1. It’s the Capitals first-ever Stanley Cup. (June 8)

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Raw: DC Fans Cheer as Capitals Win Stanley Cup

Hockey fans in Washington, D.C. had something to celebrate as the Washington Capitals won their first Stanley Cup championship in the team’s 43-year history. The Caps beat the Las Vegas Golden Knights, four games to one. (June 8)

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Raw: DC Celebrates as Capitals Win Stanley Cup

Fans packed D.C. streets after the Washington Capitals raised the Stanley Cup on Thursday night. It’s the team’s first National Hockey League championship in its 43-year history. The Caps defeated the Las Vegas Golden Knights 4-3 in Game 5. (June 8)

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Caps superfan eyes 3-decade dream of Stanley Cup victory

In their entire franchise history, the Washington Capitals have never won a championship and they haven’t made it to the finals since 1998. William Stilwell, known as “Loud Goat” for his boisterous stadium chants, has remained a loyal fan to the DC hockey team for 36 years despite decades of heartbreak and disappointing post-season results. Now, as the Caps take on the Vegas Golden Knights in the Stanley Cup finals, he has his eyes on the prize.