Troy Brouwer fired the game-winning goal with 12.9 seconds remaining to lift the Capitals over the Blackhawks for a storybook finish to a 3-2 Winter Classic win.
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!
See Washington Capitals players rolling around with cute, fuzzy puppies in the 2015 Caps Canine Calendar, available on Dec. 2, 2014.
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.
In honor of Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin breaking the franchise points record on Tuesday, here’s a list of his top five best moments in Ovi’s NHL career.
Instead of celebrating his stature as the leading scorer in Washington Capitals history, Alex Ovechkin was forced to talk about another deflating loss.
Barry Trotz talks about the easy decision to move Alex Ovechkin back to the left side, and how the Capitals have ‘bought in’ early, wanting to “do something special” in the 2014-15 season.
Alex Ovechkin scored in his third straight game, Braden Holtby made 26 saves and the Washington Capitals beat New Jersey 6-2 on Thursday night, handing the Devils their first loss.
The Sharks led 3-0 in the first period, 4-1 in the second, and 5-3 late in the third before Washington’s Alex Ovechkin and Troy Brouwer scored 1:16 apart to tie the game with 4:35 remaining in regulation.
If the Washington Captials can combine Alex Ovechkin’s scoring with strong defense every game, coach Barry Trotz will be enjoying a lot of victories this season.