Fans Get Pumped for Playoffs

Posted May 2, 2013

It’s that time of year again, when Caps fans rocking the red show their pride at Verizon Center for the opening game of the playoffs.

caps puck

The $10 commemorative Caps-Rangers Round 1 Playoffs puck.

chad dukes

Chad Dukes forgot what game he was at.

stilt walker

The tallest ticket scalper ever.

face paint

Don’t worry, it only looks like this is being put on backward.



caps helmet

Don’t worry, he doesn’t use this on the top of his car.

playoff beard

It used to be just the wig, now it’s the beard. Next time, there will likely be more. Don’t ask where, though.


He works for beer. At $8 each, that comes to about $80,000 a year.


Ben Sumner
Ben Sumner is the editor of Capitals Outsider and a contributor for He also works for The Washington Post and contributes there when he gets a scoop.
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