Capitals News Network is a credentialed on-line media outlet covering the Washington Capitals.

Early in his career, Dave spent four years in radio, working for the Baltimore Orioles, Washington Redskins and University of Maryland radio networks.

Dave's first favorite players were Chris Hanberger, Bert Jones and Bobby Dandridge, followed by Don Beaupre, Art Monk and Cal Ripken, Jr.  He's still scarred by the 1979 Pittsburgh Pirates and dreams of finally seeing Lord Stanley's Cup come to DC.

Cheryl Nichols blogs about the Nats and Caps community relations events, fan events, birthdays and other "off the field" activities onCaps News Network: Off the Ice and Nats News Network: Off the Field.

She is an accomplished amateur photographer and contributes her excellent photography and posts on Caps News Network and Nats News Network

Cheryl is a life-long sports fan, starting with her childhood love of the Big Red Machine, spreading to the Pacific Northwest and her affection for Ken Griffey Jr.'s Seattle Mariners, and now settled in the mid-Atlantic with the Washington Nationals and Washington Capitals.