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.
Julien Brouillette won’t be joining his five Washington Capitals teammates who are on their way to play Olympic hockey in Sochi.
With three goaltenders on the roster, and maintaining a heavy rotation between them all, the Capitals have yet to find consistent play in net this season, and Brooks Laich tells the Junkies, that’s not ideal for any of them.
The Washington Capitals were able to escape Philadelphia with a 7-0 victory and their lives Friday night, as the Wells Fargo Center transformed into the Roman Coliseum.
The Washington Capitals finished off a month’s worth of role reversal Thursday night, winning their sixth straight and extending the Carolina Hurricanes’ losing streak to seven with a 3-1 victory.
The Washington Capitals’ long, slow comeback toward a playoff spot took another big step Thursday night with a 2-1 shootout win over the New York Islanders.
Braden Holtby made 20 saves for his fourth shutout of the season and Alexander Ovechkin had a goal and two assists in the Washington Capitals’ 4-0 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night.
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby was happy to share the credit for his third shutout of the season.
The Washington Capitals have re-signed goaltender Braden Holtby and defenseman John Erskine to two-year deals.
Braden Holtby was back at Kettler Iceplex this morning for the first time since the Caps’ breakup meeting on May 14, two days after their unexpected ride through the playoffs ended with a Game 7 loss to the New York Rangers in the Eastern Conference semifinals.