The Washington Capitals and New York Rangers found themselves locked in a 2-2 tie in the third period, but it was the Capitals who were able to breakthrough for two goals late for the victory.Here's how Washington was able to get the win.An early lead
After a fourth consecutive win – a 4-2 decision over the New York Rangers on Friday – Washington Capitals defenseman Matt Niskanen broke things down rather simply. "Hockey's a lot more fun when you're playing well, playing hard for each other like we are right now," he said, per Stephen Whyno of The Associated Press. […]
The Caps saw their three-game win streak snapped on Thursday in a 5-2 loss to the Los Angeles Kings. It was a game in which Washington led 1-0 and 2-1, but they were unable to close out the Kings. Here's why.9 seconds in the second periodIn a span of
With wins over both Tampa Bay and Toronto, things may be clicking for a Capitals team that began the season searching for its identity.
The Caps started a daunting back-to-back on a high note with a 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday. Tampa scored first, but the Caps would score the next three goals to earn the win. When Alex Ovechkin tied the game at 1 late in the first period, it felt inevitable.
The NHL is wrapping up its centennial celebration with a documentary that taught even ”The Great One” something about his sport.
Alex Ovechkin got stitched up, and so did the Washington Capitals after a rough road trip. Ovechkin returned after taking a puck to the face and T.J. Oshie had a goal and an assist as the Capitals snapped out of a recent funk and ended the Minnesota Wild's winning streak at four with a 3-1 […]
Jared Bednar thought his Colorado Avalanche got what they deserved Sunday night. Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill didn't disagree. Nathan MacKinnon scored 2:55 into overtime and Colorado overcame a late two-goal deficit to beat Detroit 4-3.
The Capitals snapped an ugly two-game losing streak as they returned home to defeat the Minnesota Wild 3-1 on Saturday. It did not take long in Washington's loss to Nashville or Colorado for you to know the Caps were in trouble. Washington left both periods down 2-0.
The Caps were handed an ugly 6-2 loss to the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday and Washington will now return home with zero points on their two-game road swing. Here's why they lost to Colorado. The Capitals had a rough start to their game Tuesday against Nashville.
The Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers are two teams the Capitals don't get along with. The Capitals' AHL affiliate, the Hershey Bears, played Pittsburgh's affiliate, the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins, on Sunday. Prior to the game, Hershey decided to throw some shade in the Penguins' direction.
Miles Wood had three goals for his first career hat trick and added an assist to help New Jersey Devils rally for a wild 7-5 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday night. Rookie Nico Hishier had a goal and two assists, and Andy Green, Taylor Hall and Brian Gibbons also scored for the Metropolitan […]