Jay Beagle scores a goal in Game Three

Jay Beagle’s Game 3 Goal the Result of Positioning Himself to be Lucky

Jay Beagle’s decisive Game 3 goal may have been lucky, but being in the position to be lucky was a feat in and of itself.

05/05/2015

Braden Holtby Shuts Out Ranges in Game Three

May: Analysts Like Barry Melrose ‘Just Being Lazy’ Saying Rangers Outplayed Caps in Game 3

The Capitals’ Game 3 win wasn’t solely because of Braden Holtby, says Alan May, who adds, anyone suggesting otherwise is “just being lazy.”

05/05/2015

Braden Holtby shuts outs the Rangers in Game 3

Holtby Shutout, Beagle Goal Help Caps Regain Series Lead from Rangers

Braden Holtby’s relentless netminding helps the Capitals regain the series lead from the Rangers.

05/05/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 04: The Washington Capitals celebrate after defeating the New York Rangers in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on May 4, 2015 in Washington, DC. The Washington Capitals won, 1-0. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Holtby’s Shutout, Beagle’s Goal Lift Caps Over Rangers 1-0

Braden Holtby made 30 saves Monday night for his second career playoff shutout and Jay Beagle scored his first goal of this postseason, giving the Washington Capitals a 1-0 victory over the New York Rangers.

05/04/2015

Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals falls as a takes a shot in the final minutes of the game against the New York Rangers in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 2, 2015 in New York City. The Rangers defeated the Capitals 3-2. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rangers Bounce Back to Beat Caps, Tie Series

Chris Kreider scored 38 seconds after the opening faceoff and the New York Rangers bounced back from a tough, last-second loss and defeated the Washington Capitals 3-2 Saturday.

05/02/2015

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Rangers Hate Loss, Loathe Ovi-Messier Comparisons

In an industry that relies on comparisons, New York fans and media are largely bristling at the suggestion Ovechkin plays like Messier.

05/01/2015

Alex Ovechkin Celebrates with Capitals teammates

Caps: We Are Finally the Bullies

As skilled as some of the Caps playoff teams have been since 2007, they have never been able to get past the Conference Semifinals

05/01/2015

Joel Ward celebrates with Capitals teammates after scoring game-winning goal

LISTEN: The Junkies React With Inhuman Tones to Joel Ward’s Game-winning Goal

Joel Ward’s game-winning goal shocked the human being right out of The Sports Junkies.

05/01/2015

Joel Ward mobbed by Capitals teammates after winning Game 1

Watch Twitter Erupt Upon Joel Ward’s Last-Seconds Game-Winning Goal

The instantaneous reaction to Joel Ward’s game-winning Capitals-Rangers Game 1 goal says everything about being a Capitals fan. Savor this moment.

05/01/2015

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 30:  Joel Ward #42 of the Washington Capitals is mobbed by his teammates after scoring the game winning goal at 19:58 as against the New York Rangers in Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 30, 2015 in New York City.  Capitals defeated the Rangers 2-1.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Ward Scores With 1.3 Seconds Left, Caps Beat Rangers 2-1

Joel Ward scored with 1.3 seconds left to give the Washington Capitals a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers on Thursday night in Game 1 of their second-round series.

04/30/2015