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Capitals Win Four NHL Fan Choice Awards

Caps win Best Team Dog, Best Gif, Best Pregame Ritual and Top Team Video

by Washington Capitals @capitals /

Last month the NHL announced their 2nd annual Fan Choice Awards with the Capitals up for six nominations. Voting took place for most of the month of May by the fans. 

Well the votes are in! Thanks to our fanbase the Caps are taking home four of their six nominations, the most wins by any team. 


BEST GIF: Surprise Ovi took home 31.1% of the votes

BEST PREGAME RITUAL: T.J. Oshie took home 32.3% of the votes

TOP TEAM VIDEO: Mite of the Nite took home 30% of the votes

BEST TEAM DOG: Captain took home 22% of the votes

Tweet from @Capitals: A pregame ritual tradition unlike any other - your winner: @TJOshie77!!!

Tweet from @Capitals: And last but not least, the dog everyone is talking about: CAPTAIN!!! The bestest boy we could have ever asked for @CapsPup

*An honorable mention goes to Capital One Arena who placed 2nd for Best Building out of 31 teams. 

Thanks to all the fans who voted!

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