Here are some interesting facts about the Washington Capitals:

Unlike many professional teams, the Washington Capitals have had the same name since they were founded in 1974. The team used to play their home games at the suburban Capital Centre (located in Landover, Maryland) but in 1997 they moved to their new arena known as the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C.

Logo History

The Washington Capitals logo has had five logo variations, including the original design back in 1975. See the different Washington Capitals logo designs that they have had over the years.

Team Info

Founded: 1974
Conference: Eastern
Division: Metropolitan
Team Colors: Red, Navy Blue and White

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Stanley Cups: 0
Conference Championships: 1
Presidents’ Trophies: 2
Division Championships: 9
Home Arena: Verizon Center

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