Ovechkin Matches Esposito With 717th Goal; Caps Rout SabresAlexander Ovechkin matched Phil Esposito for sixth on the NHL's career list with his 717th goal and the Washington Capitals beat the Buffalo Sabres 6-0 on Monday 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.
Laughton's 1st Hat Trick Lifts Flyers Past Capitals 7-4Scott Laughton scored his first career hat trick, Sean Couturier had two goals in his first game back following a rib injury and the Philadelphia Flyers pulled away for a 7-4 victory over the Washington Capitals on Sunday.
Caps Goalie Henrik Lundqvist To Miss Season With Heart ConditionStar goalie Henrik Lundqvist will sit out the upcoming NHL season because of a heart condition, he said Thursday, about two months after he joined the Washington Capitals following 15 years with the New York Rangers.
Capitals Cut Ties With Leipsic After Disparaging CommentsThe Washington Capitals on Friday placed Brendan Leipsic on unconditional waivers to terminate his contract after he made disparaging comments about women and teammates in a private social media chat.
Coronavirus Closings: Capitals, NHL Pause SeasonThe National Hockey League has suspended its 2019-2020 season due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Vegas Beats Caps For 3rd Straight Win; Ovi Stuck On 698Max Pacioretty scored his team-high 27th goal and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 on Monday night.
Capitals Sign Nicklas Backstrom For 5-Year, $46M DealThe Capitals have signed Nicklas Backstrom for the long term, agreeing to a $46 million, five-year contract extension on Tuesday.
Ovechkin, Samsonov Lead Capitals Over Hurricanes 2-0Alex Ovechkin scored two first-period goals and Ilya Samsonov stopped 23 shots for his first career shutout as the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 2-0 on Monday night.
Cizikas, Varlamov Lead Islanders To 4-3 Win Over CapitalsCasey Cizikas scored twice for the first time this season and Tom Kuhnhackl had the go-ahead goal and the New York Islanders earned a 4-3 victory over the Washington Capitals on Tuesday.
Captain, The Washington Capitals' Puppy, Will Soon Get His Shot As A Service DogCaptain the puppy is a new mainstay with the Washington Capitals. But he isn't the team mascot.
D.C. Honors Stanley Cup-Champion Capitals With ParadeHundreds of thousands of fans packed D.C. Tuesday to celebrate the Capitals' first Stanley Cup championship.
New Caps Tradition? Fan Throws Crab On The Ice During Stanley Cup FinalsBaltimore's own Jimmy's Seafood is now upping the ante for it to happen again
Capitals' Suffocating Pressure Is Frustrating Golden KnightsOf all the ways the Washington Capitals have tried to win in the playoffs, none has been as effective as this.
Caps Ready To Roll In Stanley Cup Final If Kuznetsov Is OutWith superstar captain Alex Ovechkin and several top players producing and filling the void, the Capitals are built to handle life without Evgeny Kuznetsov if it comes to that.