Capitals' Orlov Suspended 2 Games For Kneeing Jets' EhlersIn a video explaining the latest suspension, the league said Orlov turned his leg toward Ehlers and extended it in such a way that a last-second movement by Ehlers did not turn it from a legal body check into kneeing.
Ovechkin Scores 27th Goal, Capitals Beat Jets In Overtime
Nico Hischier Scores In Overtime, Devils Beat Capitals 4-3Nico Hischier scored his second goal of the game with 2:04 left in overtime to give the New Jersey Devils a 4-3 victory over the Washington Capitals on Sunday.
Kuznetsov, Ovechkin Lead Caps Over Canadiens 6-3Evgeny Kuznetsov scored his seventh goal and added an assist, Alex Ovechkin had three assists in a game for the first time in nearly four years, and the Washington Capitals cruised to a 6-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night.
Washington Capitals Fall To Seattle Kraken 5-2Washington entered the game on a 6-0-1 streak and took a 1-0 lead just 3 1/2 minutes in on Tom Wilson’s slapshot.
Hathway Scores Twice, Capitals Snap Kings' Point Streaks 2-0Garnet Hathaway scored twice late in the third period and the Washington Capitals beat Los Angeles 2-0 Wednesday night, snapping the Kings' eight-game point streak.
Capitals Rout Penguins 6-1 In Crosby's ReturnWith three of their top offensive players out, the Washington Capitals are still right there atop the Metropolitan Division. Even Sidney Crosby's return couldn't help Pittsburgh keep up.
Capitals Sign Center Nic Dowd To $3.9M, 3-Year ExtensionNic Dowd signed a $3.9 million, three-year extension with the Washington Capitals on Sunday, giving the reliable center some long-term security and a significant raise.
Ovechkin Scores 742nd In Capitals’ 4-3 Win Over Blue JacketsAlex Ovechkin got his 742nd career goal, Conor Sheary scored with 1:22 left and the Washington Capitals beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3 Friday night.
Fucale Posts Shutout In NHL debut, Capitals Blank Red WingsZach Fucale became the first goaltender in Capitals history to post a shutout in his NHL debut, stopping 21 shots as Washington beat the Detroit Red Wings 2-0 Thursday night.
Bjork, Sabres Spoil Backstrom's 1,000th Game, Beat CapitalsAnders Bjork scored his first goal with his new team and added an assist, helping Buffalo spoil Nicklas Backstrom’s 1,000th game as the Sabres beat the Washington Capitals 5-2 on Thursday night.
Conor Sheary Signs 2-Year, $3M Deal With CapitalsForward Conor Sheary re-signed with the Washington Capitals for two years and $3 million on Wednesday.
Mantha Shines In Debut, Ovechkin Scores As Caps Rout FlyersAnthony Mantha had a two points in his Washington debut, Alex Ovechkin scored the 728th goal of his NHL career and the Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 6-1 Tuesday night for their third consecutive victory.
Schultz Has 3-Point Outing In Capitals 4-3 Win Over SabresJustin Schultz had a goal and two assists, and the Washington Capitals beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-3 on Friday night.
Jeremy Swayman Wins 2nd NHL Start, Bruins Beat Capitals 4-2Brad Marchand scored a shorthanded goal, Jeremy Swayman made 31 saves to win his second NHL start and the Boston Bruins beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 on Thursday night.