Defense created much of the offense for the Los Angeles Kings in a solid two-way performance against the Washington Capitals.
The Capitals overtime win over the Sharks wasn’t your typical West Coast roadie. There were fights, trips, referee interference and flashy goal-scoring.
Brooks Laich of the Washington Capitals shreds ‘Happy Birthday’ on guitar to O.A.R.’s Richard On.
The Capitals grinded for 10 weeks for just this moment. Sunday’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers presented the chance to move into a tie for first place in the Metropolitan Division.
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.
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.
A blizzard of iconic photos from the six years of the NHL’s Winter Classic, played outdoors annually on New Year’s Day. The game will be played at Nationals Park on Jan. 1, 2015.