Barry Trotz looks on from the Capitals bench

5 Reasons Caps Could Make a Deep Run in Stanley Cup Playoffs

It’s hard being a Capitals fan come playoff time. But here’s why 2015 could really be different.


Braden Holtby takes a drink

Capitals, Nationals, Wizards Win in Historic Night for D.C. Sports

The Washington Capitals, Nationals and Wizards all won in a truly historic night in D.C. sports history.


Alex Ovechkin celebrates scoring a goal

Tickets Going On Sale for Capitals’ Postseason Games

Capitals playoff tickets go on sale early Tuesday afternoon.


Alex Ovechkin Celebrates with Capitals teammates

Capitals Clinch Playoff Berth with 2-1 Win Over Red Wings

A year after missing the Stanley Cup playoffs, the Capitals have clinched a playoff berth in 2015.


Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals celebrates after scoring a goal against the Carolina Hurricanes in the first period at Verizon Center on March 31, 2015 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Another Magical Night at Verizon Center for Alex Ovechkin

The play was so familiar. You have seen it hundreds of times for a decade. A teammate slipped a pass to Alex Ovechkin on the left wing and in an instant a wrist shot whistled past a helpless goalie.


Troy Brouwer (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Brouwer: Road Wins Give Caps Playoff Confidence

Capitals Troy Brouwer says earning tough road wins late in the season gives the team confidence heading into playoff match-ups on the road.


Bryce Harper, Max Scherzer on Sports Illustrated's MLB Preview Cover

Ripped Bryce Harper, Max Scherzer on Sports Illustrated’s 2015 MLB Preview Cover

Bryce Harper is made of some kind of granite posing alongside Max Scherzer for the cover of Sports Illustrated’s 2015 MLB Preview issue.


Alex Ovechkin poses for a photo with Russian model Nastya Shubskaya

Alex Ovechkin Dating Russian Model Nastya Shubskaya?

Alex Ovechkin off the female free agency market? Capitals star Instagrams photo (loving caption included) with Russian model Nastya Shubskaya.


Alex Ovechkin (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Pavelec, Jets Blank Capitals 3-0 for 4th Straight Win

It was only 11 days ago that Ondrej Pavelec was playing the role of backup goalie, allowing an embarrassing last-minute goal to cost his team a game.


Brooks Laich celebrates with teammates. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Brooks Laich: Capitals Are Built For Playoff Success

With 11 regular season games remaining on the Capitals schedule, the magnitude of the next four weeks has players fired up for the playoffs.