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.
BAUER Hockey Now Producing Medical Shields To Help Protect Doctors Amid COVID-19 PandemicThe hockey equipment manufacturer is switching its manufacturing plants to make face shields for doctors to wear as they confront the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Closings: Capitals, NHL Pause SeasonThe National Hockey League has suspended its 2019-2020 season due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Capitals Strike Early, Thrash Penguins 5-2The playoffs are still a month away. It just feels like they've already started for the Washington Capitals.
Flyers Beat Caps For 7th Straight Win, Are Point Out Of 1stTravis Konecny scored just over a minute after a questionable video review wiped out a goal, and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Washington Capitals 5-2 on Wednesday night to extend their winning streak to seven games.
Hellebuyck Makes 34 Saves To Lead Jets Past Capitals 3-0Connor Hellebuyck stopped 34 shots for his fifth shutout of the season, leading the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-0 victory over the Washington Capitals on Thursday night.
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 Snap Skid, Beat Penguins To Vault Into First PlaceFacing another deficit and the prospect of their losing streak dragging on, Capitals players returned to the locker room at the second intermission with some things to say.
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.
Caps Hope Trade For Brenden Dillon, Adjustments Solve StrugglesFor the first time since October, the Washington Capitals took the ice for practice as something other than a first-place team.
Capitals Acquire Defenseman Brenden Dillon From San Jose SharksThe Washington Capitals acquired defenseman Brenden Dillon from the San Jose Sharks for a 2020 second round pick, and a conditional 2021 third round pick, the team announced.
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.
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.
Islanders Keep Ovechkin At 698 Goals, Beat Capitals 5-3Anthony Beauvillier scored twice, Josh Bailey had three assists and the New York Islanders kept Alex Ovechkin stuck at 698 career goals in beating the Washington Capitals 5-3 Monday night.