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Evgeny Kuznetsov #92 of the Washington Capitals

Rangers Hold Off Caps 4-3 to Force Game 7

All of 40 seconds into Game 6, Chris Kreider scored for the New York Rangers. Did it again with all of 0.3 seconds left in the first period.

05/11/2015

Evgeny Kuznetsov #92 of the Washington Capitals can't get a handle on the puck in front of Jaroslav Halak #41 of the New York Islanders during the second period in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on April 25, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Beat Capitals 3-1 to Force Game 7

Nikolay Kulemin scored the go-ahead goal with 9:27 left and the New York Islanders beat the Washington Capitals 3-1 on Saturday to force Game 7 in the first-round playoff series.

04/25/2015

John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders celebrates his game winning goal at 15 seconds of the overtime against the Washington Capitals in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on April 19, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. The Islanders defeated the Capitals 2-1 in overtime. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Caps Lose to Islanders in OT, Trail 2-1 in Series

Islanders captain John Tavares scored 15 seconds into overtime to lift New York to a 2-1 win in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series over the Washington Capitals on Sunday.

04/19/2015

Philipp Grubauer #31 of the Washington Capitals. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Caps Rookie Goalie Philipp Grubauer an Able Substitute in 4-3 Playoff Win

Philipp Grubauer’s parents heard the news before he even had the chance to tell them.

04/18/2015

Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Ovechkin Scores League-Leading Goal in Caps Loss

Washington (45-26-11, 101 points) had a chance to clinch second place in the Metropolitan Division and home ice for its first-round series against the Islanders (100 points), but will await the result of the Islanders game against the Blue Jackets.

04/11/2015

Alex Ovechkin (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Pavelec, Jets Blank Capitals 3-0 for 4th Straight Win

It was only 11 days ago that Ondrej Pavelec was playing the role of backup goalie, allowing an embarrassing last-minute goal to cost his team a game.

03/22/2015

Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals is pictured. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Holtby Makes 32 Saves, Capitals Slow Surging Bruins 2-0

Holtby made 32 saves for his eighth shutout of the season, Nicklas Backstrom became Washington’s career assists leader, and the Capitals cooled off the surging Bruins with a 2-0 victory Sunday night.

03/16/2015

Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Ovechkin Scores Twice as Capitals Blank Maple Leafs 4-0

Alex Ovechkin’s offensive performance against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Sunday night was impressive.

03/02/2015

Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Alex Ovechkin’s 2 Goals Help Capitals Beat Ducks 5-3

Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals drew a rare standing-room-only crowd in their only visit to Anaheim this season.

02/16/2015

Washington Capitals v Los Angeles Kings

Kings Beat Capitals 3-1 for Fourth Straight Victory

Defense created much of the offense for the Los Angeles Kings in a solid two-way performance against the Washington Capitals.

02/15/2015

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