On Sunday, Philipp Grubauer blanked the Anaheim Ducks’ American Hockey League affiliate for the Hershey Bears.
The NHL regular season is just about two-thirds complete and the Capitals find themselves in a tight race for first place in the Metropolitan Division.
Troy Brouwer scored two goals, Braden Holtby stopped 27 shots and the Washington Capitals beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-0 Tuesday night for their second win in eight games.
Alexander Steen had two goals and an assist, Brian Elliot stopped 33 shots, and the streaking St. Louis Blues held on to defeat the Washington Capitals 4-3 on Sunday afternoon.
Max Pacioretty scored 3:08 into overtime, Carey Price made 36 saves and the Montreal Canadiens edged the Washington Capitals 1-0 Saturday for their fifth straight win.
Not only is Alex Ovechkin a mean scoring machine, he’s also a really big, strong Russian — coming in at 6-foot-3 and 230 pounds — something Penguins Christian Ehrhoff will not soon forget.
Alex Ovechkin scored goals. Sidney Crosby lost faceoffs.
Phil Kessel was once again dealt for Tyler Seguin, Columbus Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen was the No. 1 overall pick and superstar Alexander Ovechkin did not get his new car.
Teddy Purcell scored the decisive goal in a shootout after Edmonton rallied from a two-goal deficit late in regulation, and the Oilers ended Washington’s seven-game home winning streak with a 5-4 victory Tuesday night.
James Neal made sure Barry Trotz’s homecoming was not a happy one.