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.
Kuznetsov Skates In Capitals' Practice For Game 3 Vs VegasEvgeny Kuznetsov was on the ice for Washington Capitals practice Friday, 36 hours after leaving Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Vegas Golden Knights clutching his left arm in pain.
Caps Ready To Roll In Stanley Cup Final If Kuznetsov Is OutThe sight of Evgeny Kuznetsov clutching his left arm and leaving the ice after a hit from Brayden McNabb isn't as big a threat to the Washington Capitals' title hopes as it might seem.
Caps Rough Up Lightning 3-0 To Force Game 7 In East FinalFacing elimination at home, the Washington Capitals looked determined to hit everything that moved in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference final.
Capitals' Wilson Thinks Hit From TB's Stralman Had 'Don'ts'For better or for worse, Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson is an expert when it comes to knowing what the NHL looks for when punishing someone for a dangerous hit, and he thinks Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Anton Stralman could be in trouble.
Caps Sign Kuznetsov For 8 Years, Trade Johansson To Devils As the Washington Capitals closed in on a big-money, long-term deal with Evgeny Kuznetsov, they explored ways to make sure they could afford it under the salary cap.
Capitals' Dmitry Orlov Signs $30.6 Million, 6-Year DealThe Washington Capitals re-signed Dmitry Orlov on Friday to a $30.6 million, six-year deal, a contract that reflects his improvement on the ice.
Capitals Announce 2017-18 Preseason ScheduleThe Washington Capitals have released their 2017-18 preseason schedule.