Evgeny Kuznetsov #92 of the Washington Capitals

Rangers Hold Off Caps 4-3 to Force Game 7

All of 40 seconds into Game 6, Chris Kreider scored for the New York Rangers. Did it again with all of 0.3 seconds left in the first period.


Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Bryce Harper Crushes Pair of Homeruns, Cheers On Capitals In His Post-Game Interview (Video)

Bryce Harper’s 2-game power surge doubled his HR production (10) and puts him on pace for 54 HR in 2015, nearly matching the 55 career HRs.


NEW YORK, NY - MAY 08: Chris Kreider #20 (l) celebrates his third period game tying goal against Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Capitals Fall 2-1 To Rangers In Overtime

Capitals fall 2-1 in overtime to the New York Rangers on Friday night, forcing a Game 6 on Sunday, May 10 at 7 p.m. at the Verizon Center.



Alex Ovechkin, Other Caps Earn ‘Tonight Show Superlatives’ from Jimmy Fallon

Alex Ovechkin labeled James Bond villain by Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show.



Max Scherzer, Nationals Show Out for Caps in Game 4 at Verizon Center

More than a dozen Nationals players were at Game 4 to cheer on the Capitals over the Rangers at Verizon Center.



Two Goals and a Win for Caps Rookie Andre Burakovsky to Smile About

Andre Burakovsky, who hasn’t had much to smile about this season, finally warmed up after scoring two goals in the biggest game of his life.


WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 06: Andre Burakovsky #65 of the Washington Capitals celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against the New York Rangers during the second period in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on May 6, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Burakovsky Lifts Caps Past Rangers 2-1 for 3-1 Series Lead

Rookie Andre Burakovsky scored his first two playoff goals and Braden Holtby saved a penalty shot, giving the Washington Capitals a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night for a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.



Ted Leonsis Buries Hatchet with Sports Radio Host Chad Dukes

Wizards and Capitals owner Ted Leonsis buries the hatchet with sports radio host Chad Dukes, whom he was critical of regarding coverage of his teams.


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How Caps Coach Barry Trotz Learned Not to Lose Himself in the Moment

Anger has eaten previous Capitals coaches alive. Barry Trotz picks his moments carefully, and as a result, so do his players.



Why Is Jayson Werth Not in the Nationals’ Lineup Again?

Jayson Werth is not in the Nationals’ lineup for the second straight day. Why?