Emerging from a moment of silence with a deafening cheer, fans at Wednesday night’s Bruins game paid tribute to the victims of this week’s Boston Marathon bombing with a stirring national anthem and a thunderous chant of “U.S.A.!”
It was second time lucky for Mike Green, and the Washington Capitals are suddenly showing signs of making a legitimate late-season charge up the Eastern Conference standings.
Before Sunday’s game, Capitals coach Adam Oates had a feeling Jason Chimera was getting close to breaking out of his scoreless slump.
Alex Ovechkin scored his first goal of the season Sunday, and the Washington Capitals became the last NHL team to get a win, beating the Buffalo Sabres 3-2.
Washington, DC-The Washington Capitals took a really bad night to take a game off falling to the Buffalo Sabres 5-1 and possibly seeing their annual playoff failures go up in flames before they even start.
The Capitals may still have six games remaining before the final buzzer goes off on the regular season, but their playoff run begins tonight.
Arlington, VA-The Capitals prepare for the Buffalo Sabres tonight in what Karl Alzner calls, “This is officially the biggest game of the year for us” as playoff implications are on the line.
Washington, DC-Alex Ovechkin’s two goals lifted the Caps to a 3-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres and gives the Caps their second win in a row before they hit the road.
Arlington, VA-The Caps (18-15-2, 38 points) host the Buffalo Sabres (17-16-3, 37 points) tonight for their last home game of 2011.
The Caps get crushed 5-1 in Buffalo, but head home for three and hope to get back on the winning track of things.