Third-Period Penalty Kills Help Capitals Beat LightningDmitry Orlov scored the go-ahead goal with 6:03 left, Braden Holtby made 26 saves and the Washington Capitals killed off several late power plays to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1 on Saturday night.
Ovechkin, Pastrnak, MacKinnon, McDavid Are All-Star CaptainsWashington's Alex Ovechkin, Boston's David Pastrnak, Colorado's Nathan MacKinnon and Edmonton's Connor McDavid were voted NHL All-Star captains.
Ovechkin, Backstrom Make 900th Game Memorable With Win Over DevilsNicklas Backstrom had two goals and two assists, and the Washington Capitals beat the New Jersey Devils 6-3 on Friday night.
Ellers, Hathaway Score 44 Apart, Capitals Beat Lightning 5-2Washington Capitals beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-2 on Saturday night.
Capitals Beat Bruins In Showdown Between NHL's Top Two TeamsT.J. Oshie scored twice in under four minutes and John Carlson got the go-ahead goal to extend the Washington Capitals' longstanding domination of the Boston Bruins with a 3-2 victory Wednesday night in a showdown between the NHL's two best teams.
Carlson, Capitals Down Kings 3-1 For Fifth Straight Win“Johnny for Norris” is all the Washington Capitals can say inside their dressing room about the outstanding play of defenseman John Carlson.
Capitals Trade Chandler Stephenson To Golden Knights For 5th-RounderThe Washington Capitals traded forward Chandler Stephenson to the Vegas Golden Knights for a 2021 fifth-round pick.
Ovechkin Gets Hat Trick With 2 Empty-Netters, Caps Top WingsAlex Ovechkin completed a hat trick with two empty-net goals and the Washington Capitals beat Detroit 5-2 Saturday night for the Red Wings’ ninth straight loss.
Orlov Scores In OT As Capitals Beat Lightning 4-3Dmitry Orlov scored 3:03 into overtime, and the Washington Capitals rallied to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 on Friday.
Markstrom Helps Canucks To Shootout Win Over CapitalsJacob Markstrom stopped 32 shots and then denied seven more during an extended shootout, helping the Vancouver Canucks beat the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Saturday.
Panarin, Lundqvist Lead Rangers To 4-1 Win Over CapitalsArtemi Panarin scored twice, Henrik Lundqvist stopped 30 shots, and the New York Rangers beat the short-handed Washington Capitals 4-1 Wednesday night.
Capitals’ Hathaway Suspended 3 Games For SpittingWashington Capitals forward Garnet Hathaway has been suspended three games for spitting on an opponent.
Capitals Brace For Hathaway To Be Suspended For SpittingGarnet Hathaway was ejected for spitting on an opponent and now the Washington Capitals winger may have to swallow more punishment from the NHL.
Oshie Ties It, Caps Beat Bruins 3-2 In ShootoutT.J. Oshie tied it with 59 seconds left in regulation and Jakub Vrana scored the decisive goal in the shootout as the Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins 3-2 Saturday night in a matchup of the top two teams in the Eastern Conference.
Canadiens Respond To Ovechkin’s Hit On Drouin, Beat CapitalsShea Weber scored to extend his point streak to five games, Carey Price made 25 saves and the Montreal Canadiens responded to a big hit by Alex Ovechkin on Jonathan Drouin, beating the Washington Capitals 5-2 on Friday night.