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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

Luke Schenn #22 of the Philadelphia Flyers and Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals at Verizon Center on March 2, 2014 in Washington, DC. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

With Tough Road Trip Looming, Caps Miss an Opportunity in 3-1 Loss to Philadelphia

The Capitals grinded for 10 weeks for just this moment. Sunday’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers presented the chance to move into a tie for first place in the Metropolitan Division.

02/08/2015

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Caps Fall to Flyers 3-1

The Philadelphia Flyers are on a bit of a roll in their uphill fight for a playoff berth.

02/08/2015

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5 Reasons the Caps Will Win the Metropolitan Division

The NHL regular season is just about two-thirds complete and the Capitals find themselves in a tight race for first place in the Metropolitan Division.

02/06/2015

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Brouwer’s 2 Goals Lift Capitals Past Kings 4-0

Troy Brouwer scored two goals, Braden Holtby stopped 27 shots and the Washington Capitals beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-0 Tuesday night for their second win in eight games.

02/03/2015

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Steen Scores Twice, Blues Hold on to Defeat Capitals 4-3

Alexander Steen had two goals and an assist, Brian Elliot stopped 33 shots, and the streaking St. Louis Blues held on to defeat the Washington Capitals 4-3 on Sunday afternoon.

02/01/2015

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