Raanta Stops 36 Shots, Coyotes Keep Ovechkin At 698 GoalsRaanta was sharp all night after giving up three goals in a loss to Ottawa on Thursday night, making some tough saves to leave Ovechkin without a goal in four straight games for the first time this season.
Ovechkin 700: Opponents Helpless Vs. NHL's Best Goal-ScorerAlex Ovechkin is on the verge of becoming just the eighth player to score 700 career goals thanks to a once-in-a-generation combination of physicality, power and a unique shot that has made him nearly impossible to stop.
Ovechkin Nears 700 Mark After 27th Hat Trick; Caps Beat Kings 4-2Alex Ovechkin recorded his 27th career hat trick and raised his career goal total to 698 during a five-minute stretch of the third period, rallying the Washington Capitals to a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night.
Ovechkin Ties Yzerman For Career Goals, Caps Top Isles 6-4Alexander Ovechkin scored three goals to tie Steve Yzerman for ninth on the career goals list Saturday, and the Washington Capitals rallied with five goals in the third period for a 6-4 victory over the New York Islanders.
Ovechkin's Hat Trick Helps Capitals Beat DevilsAlex Ovechkin took a stick to the face and put three pucks in the net for a hat trick to lead the Washington Capitals past the New Jersey Devils 5-2 on Thursday night.
Ovechkin, Oshie's 2-Goal Night Give Capitals 6-1 WinT.J. Oshie and Alex Ovechkin each scored two goals as the Washington Capitals beat the Ottawa Senators 6-1 on Tuesday night.
Ovechkin To Skip NHL All-Star Weekend For 2nd Straight YearAlex Ovechkin has decided to skip NHL All-Star Weekend for the second consecutive year to get rested and ready for the second half of the regular season and playoffs.
Ovechkin, Pastrnak, MacKinnon, McDavid Are All-Star CaptainsWashington's Alex Ovechkin, Boston's David Pastrnak, Colorado's Nathan MacKinnon and Edmonton's Connor McDavid were voted NHL All-Star captains.
Ovechkin, Backstrom Make 900th Game Memorable With Win Over DevilsNicklas Backstrom had two goals and two assists, and the Washington Capitals beat the New Jersey Devils 6-3 on Friday night.
Ovechkin Gets Hat Trick With 2 Empty-Netters, Caps Top WingsAlex Ovechkin completed a hat trick with two empty-net goals and the Washington Capitals beat Detroit 5-2 Saturday night for the Red Wings’ ninth straight loss.
Ovechkin Caps Big Night With OT Goal, Caps Beat Leafs 4-3Alex Ovechkin scored his second goal of the game during an overtime power play to complete a four-point night, and the Washington Capitals beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 on Tuesday night.