Nicklas Backstrom #19 of the Washington Capitals celebrates with his teamates after scoring a goal as Mike Sislo #32 of the New Jersey Devils looks on during their game at the Prudential Center on December 20, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Holtby, Backstrom Lead Capitals Past Devils

Speed, strength, talent and depth. The Washington Capitals had it all against the New Jersey Devils and it showed.

12/21/2014

John Wall and Alex Ovechkin swap jerseys, er, sweaters once more. (via Monumental Network)

LOOK: The Wizards and Capitals Do Holiday Cards Better Than You

The Wizards and Capitals are filled with holiday cheer, and wearing ugly sweaters in this wacky, festive holiday video. So many laughs to be had. Check it out!

12/19/2014

Michael Chaput #39 of the Columbus Blue Jackets works the puck in front of Joel Ward #42 of the Washington Capitals during the second period of the Blue Jackets 3-2 overtime win at Verizon Center on December 11, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Blue Jackets Beat Capitals 3-2 in Overtime

Nick Foligno scored a power-play goal at 4:41 of overtime, Sergei Bobrovsky had 39 saves, and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 on Thursday night for their fifth straight victory.

12/11/2014

(Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Holtby, Ovechkin Help Capitals Beat Lightning 5-3

Braden Holtby made 33 saves, Alex Ovechkin scored twice to break out of a four-game drought, and the Washington Capitals beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-3 on Tuesday night to complete a perfect three-game road trip.

12/09/2014

Tomas Tatar #21 of the Detroit Red Wings moves in front of Paul Ranger #15 of the Toronto Maple Leafs as goalie Jonathan Bernier #45 of the Leafs scrambles to recover during the 2014 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium on January 1, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Iconic Photos from Six Previous NHL Winter Classics

With the seventh annual NHL Winter Classic scheduled to be playing in the nation’s capital on Jan. 1, here’s a look back at some iconic photos from the six previous Winter Classics.

12/05/2014

Daniel Sedin #22 of the Vancouver Canucks celebrates after scoring a second period goal against the Washington Capitals  at Verizon Center on December 2, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Daniel Sedin Powers Canucks Past Capitals 4-3

Daniel Sedin scored two of Vancouver’s three power-play goals and assisted on the other, and the Canucks defeated the Washington Capitals 4-3 Tuesday night.

12/02/2014

The 2015 Caps Canine Calendar will be available beginning Tuesday, Dec. 2. The calendar features images of Capitals players with their dogs as well as dogs from Homeward Trails. One hundred percent of proceeds benefit Homeward Trails.

Caps Players Roll Around with Puppies in ‘2015 Caps Canine Calendar’ (Photos)

See Washington Capitals players rolling around with cute, fuzzy puppies in the 2015 Caps Canine Calendar, available on Dec. 2, 2014.

12/01/2014

Odell Beckham #13 of the New York Giants scores a touchdown in the second quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at MetLife Stadium on November 23, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Odell Beckham’s One-Handed Catch Inspires Amazing Memes

Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham made a remarkable catch Sunday with just three fingers and no sight of the ball, but the memes that followed are almost as good as what some are calling the greatest catch in football history.

11/24/2014

Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals celebrates his game winning goal against goalie Reto Berra #20 of the Colorado Avalanche in the third period at Pepsi Center on November 20, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Capitals defeated the Avalanche 3-2.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Capitals PA Announcer Wes Johnson Simulates Ovi-to-Ovi-to-Ovi Call (Audio)

After Alex Ovechkin’s impossible goal Thursday, Capitals PA announcer Wes Johnson simulates on the radio what an Ovi-to-Ovi-to-Ovi goal would have sounded like had the Caps been playing at home.

11/21/2014

2012 NHL Winter Classic. (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Air Dates Announced for ‘Road to the NHL Winter Classic’ Television Series

A four-part television series following the Washington Capitals and Chicago Blackhawks ahead of their game at Nationals Park on Jan. 1 will premiere on Tuesday, Dec. 16 at 10 p.m.

11/19/2014

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