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.
Nelson's Late Goal Gives Islanders 1-0 Win Over CapitalsBrock Nelson scored with just under seven minutes left and Semyon Varlamov made 29 saves as the New York Islanders edged Washington 1-0 on Tuesday night to pull even with the Capitals for first place in the East Division.
Great 8: Ovechkin Scores Historic PP Goal, Caps Sweep DevilsAlex Ovechkin moved into a second-place tie on the all-time list for NHL power-play goals and the Washington Capitals beat the New Jersey Devils 5-4 on Sunday, completing a sweep of their eight-game season series.
Orlov Scores Late In OT, Caps Remain Perfect Against DevilsDmitry Orlov scored on a length-of-the-ice rush with 21 seconds left in overtime and the Washington Capitals beat New Jersey 2-1 Friday night for their seventh straight win over the Devils this season.
Barzal Has 3 Goals, 2 Assists As Islanders Beat Capitals 8-4Mathew Barzal had three goals and two assists, Jordan Eberle scored twice, and the New York Islanders beat the Washington Capitals 8-4 Thursday night.
Panarin Has Goal, 2 Assists As Rangers Handle Caps 5-2Artemi Panarin had a goal and two assists and the New York Rangers scored five unanswered goals to beat the Washington Capitals 5-2 Tuesday night.
Capitals Hold On To Beat Rangers For 10th Win In 11 Games
Ovechkin Scores Twice, Red-Hot Capitals Shut Out Devils 4-0Alex Ovechkin scored twice, Ilya Samsonov made 24 saves and the Washington Capitals rode their best players to a 4-0 victory Friday night in a two-game sweep of the New Jersey Devils.
Ovechkin, Kuznetsov Lead The Way As Capitals Beat Devils 4-3Evgeny Kuznetsov scored twice, Alex Ovechkin kept his hot streak going with the 721st goal of his NHL career and the Washington Capitals brushed off some rust to beat the New Jersey Devils 4-3 on Thursday night for their eighth victory in nine games.