Vasilevskiy, Lightning Top Caps 4-2 To Even East FinalThe Caps fell to 3-5 at home in the postseason, as the Lightning tie up the Eastern Conference finals series at two games each.
Capitals Have Home-Ice Disadvantage For Game 4 Vs. LightningIn this year's NHL Playoffs, the Capitals are 3-4 in home games, but 7-1 on the road.
Hedman, Lightning Beat Caps To Cut East Final Deficit To 2-1Victor Hedman scored a goal and two assists, as the Lightning beat the Caps 4-2 in the third game of the NHL Playoffs' East Finals.
Capitals Rout Lightning 6-2 For 2-0 Series LeadThe Caps scored on the Lightning in the game's opening minute and won going away to increase their NHL Playoff series lead to 2-0.
Caps Drop Penguins In OT To Advance To Conference FinalsThe Capitals overcome their NHL playoff history, scoring a 4-2 series win over the Penguins and a spot in the Eastern Conference Finals.
Capitals, Jets Push Penguins, Predators To The BrinkThe Caps haven't been to the Eastern Conference finals in the last 20 years, including the entire Ovechkin era.
Penguins Even Series With Capitals, Hold Ovie ShotlessThe Penguins beat the Capitals Thursday night, 3-1, holding Alex Ovechkin without a shot and evening the NHL Playoff series at 2 games each.
Capitals Beat Penguins On Ovechkin's Late GoalOvechkin scored on an airborne rebound late in the third period, to give the Caps a 4-3 win and a 2-1 series lead over the Penguins.
Capitals Hold Lead This Time, Beat Penguins In Game 2Holtby continued his strong postseason play, as the Caps held their early lead with the help of two controversial calls.
Penguins Beat Capitals 3-2 In Game 1 After Erasing 2-Goal DeficitThe Penguins scored three third-period goals in under five minutes to beat the Caps in the teams' second-round NHL Playoff series opener.
Caps Beat Blue Jackets, 4-1, Even Series At 2 Games EachThe Capitals controlled the Blue Jackets in game 4, tying up their NHL Playoff series for the teams' return to Washington.
Caps, Blue Jackets Say Plenty Left In The TankThe Caps-Blue Jackets NHL Playoff series started with three overtime games, which both teams insist hasn't caught up with them yet.