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.
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.
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.
Krejci, Bergeron, Marchand Score 2 As Bruins Beat Caps 6-3David Krejci, Patrice Bergeron and Brad Marchand each scored two goals and the Boston Bruins held off the Washington Capitals 6-3 in an at times heated matchup between the East rivals on Sunday.
Ovechkin Scores 2, Capitals Beat Flyers 6-3Alex Ovechkin scored twice to move within one goal of Marcel Dionne for fifth place on the NHL's career goals list as the Washington Capitals downed the Philadelphia Flyers 6-3 on Saturday.
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.
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.