Ovechkin Scores Twice, Red-Hot Capitals Shut Out Devils 4-0Alex Ovechkin scored twice, Ilya Samsonov made 24 saves and the Washington Capitals rode their best players to a 4-0 victory Friday night in a two-game sweep of the New Jersey Devils.
Ovechkin, Kuznetsov Lead The Way As Capitals Beat Devils 4-3Evgeny Kuznetsov scored twice, Alex Ovechkin kept his hot streak going with the 721st goal of his NHL career and the Washington Capitals brushed off some rust to beat the New Jersey Devils 4-3 on Thursday night for their eighth victory in nine games.
Ovechkin Scores Goal 718, Capitals Snap Islanders Win StreakAlex Ovechkin scored his 718th career goal to pass Phil Esposito for sole possession of sixth on the NHL's career list and became the second active player to record 1,300 points, helping the Washington Capitals beat the New York Islanders 3-1 Tuesday night.
Ovechkin Leads Capitals Past Flyers For Fourth Straight WinAlex Ovechkin scored, Carl Hagelin had a goal and an assist and the Washington Capitals held on late for their fourth straight win, 5-4 over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday night.
Ovechkin Scores No. 715 To Lift Capitals Past Flyers 5-3Alex Ovechkin scored his 715th career goal to help the Washington Capitals win their third straight game, 5-3 over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night.
Capitals' Alex Ovechkin Fined $5K For Spearing Bruins' Trent FredericWashington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin was fined $5,000 by the NHL on Thursday for spearing Boston Bruins rookie Trent Frederic, an amount that is the maximum allowable under the collective bargaining agreement.
Ovechkin Returns, Scores OT Winner As Capitals Beat BruinsAlex Ovechkin scored the overtime winner in his return, Vitek Vanecek made 40 saves in his sixth consecutive start, and the Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 Saturday night in a showdown between the top teams in the NHL's East Division.
Canes' Season Paused, While Caps Play On Without 4 RegularsFor Peter Laviolette, his Washington Capitals will keep playing for the next week without four prominent players who broke the rules.
Ovechkin On COVID List, Caps Fined $100K; Canes Games OffAlex Ovechkin and three other Washington Capitals players were added to the NHL's COVID-19 list Wednesday and the team was fined $100,000 by the league for violating coronavirus protocols.
Alex Ovechkin, Zdeno Chara Team Up With Capitals To Chase Stanley CupAlex Ovechkin has spent most of his career battling Zdeno Chara in the corners and trying to shoot the puck past Henrik Lundqvist, so naturally he didn't see this coming.
Alex Ovechkin Shares Adorable Video Of Son Playing Hockey In The DrivewayThe Washington Capitals aren't on the ice right now, but that's not stopping them from practicing, even with their kids.
Ovechkin Scores 701st, Shootout Winner As Capitals Beat JetsAlex Ovechkin scored his 701st goal and the shootout winner, and Braden Holtby made 30 saves in regulation and overtime to help the Washington Capitals beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 on Tuesday night for their second consecutive victory.
Capitals' Alex Ovechkin Becomes 8th Player In NHL History To Score 700 GoalsAlex Ovechkin has become the eighth player in NHL history to score 700 goals.
Ovechkin Scores 699th Goal, But Caps Fall To Canadiens In OTAll eyes were on Alex Ovechkin needing two goals to reach 700 in his career. The other No. 8 on the ice scored twice instead.
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.