Washington Capitals Sign Trevor Van Riemsdyk To 2-Year Extension
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 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.
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.
Jakub Vrana Scores Twice, Capitals Beat Devils In OvertimeJakub Vrana scored his second goal of the game in overtime to help the Washington Capitals beat the New Jersey Devils 5-4 Tuesday night after squandering a three-goal lead.
Carlo Released From Hospital; Wilson Suspended 7 GamesBoston Bruins defenseman Brandon Carlo was released from the hospital Saturday after spending the night following a head hit from Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson, who was suspended seven games.
Bruins Respond To Head Shot With 5-1 Victory Over CapitalsBrad Marchand had two goals and an assist, and the Boston Bruins responded to a head shot from Capitals forward Tom Wilson with a three-goal second period to beat Washington 5-1 on Friday 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.
Caps Edge Bruins 2-1 In SO In Chara's Return To BostonJakub Vrana had the only score in the shootout and the Washington Capitals beat the Bruins 2-1 Wednesday night in Zdeno Chara’s return to Boston.
Ovechkin Scores Game-Winner As Capitals Sweep Devils 3-2Alex Ovechkin broke a second-period tie and the streaking Washington Capitals welcomed back top goaltender Iyla Samsonov from an extended absence because of COVID-19 with a 3-2 victory over the skidding New Jersey Devils on Sunday.
Washington Capitals Take 3-0 Lead, Beat NJ Devils 5-2Garnet Hathaway and Daniel Sprong scored in the opening 5:06, the streaking Washington Capitals built a big lead and held off the slumping New Jersey Devils 5-2 on Saturday.
Lundqvist Back On Ice, 'Months' Away From Deciding FutureHenrik Lundqvist said Thursday he’s months away from making a decision about his hockey-playing future after returning to the ice less than two months since undergoing open-heart surgery.
Kapanen, Guentzel Push Penguins To 3-2 OT Win Over CapitalsKasperi Kapanen scored on a one-timer 1:43 into overtime, lifting the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-2 victory over the Washington Capitals on Tuesday night.
T.J. Oshie Scores Twice, Capitals Come Back To Beat DevilsT.J. Oshie scored twice to end a lengthy drought, Alex Ovechkin had a late power-play goal and the Washington Capitals came back from down two to beat the New Jersey Devils 4-3 on Sunday.