Capitals Score 4 in First, Beat Avalanche 7-3After the Washington Capitals snapped a streak of nine games without scoring first, they weren't about to stop at one goal.
D.C., Other Cities Honor Paris Attack VictimsPeople from cities across the United States joined together Friday to honor the victims of the attacks on Paris.
Caps Fall to Flames 3-2 in OTSean Monahan scored his second goal of the game 1:40 into overtime to give the Flames a 3-2 win over the Washington Capitals on Friday night.
Ovechkin, Holtby Help Capitals to Shootout Win Over LeafsWashington coach Barry Trotz said Alex Ovechkin did not play one of his best games Saturday night, even though Ovechkin once again came through when the Capitals needed him.
Lundqvist Has 32 Saves, Rangers Beat Caps in Playoff RematchKevin Hayes snapped a tie late in the first period, and the opportunistic Rangers defeated the Capitals 5-2 on Tuesday night in their first game since New York defeated Washington in seven games in the Eastern Conference semifinals last spring.
Kuznetsov Has 3 Goals and 2 Assists, Capitals Top Oilers 7-4Evgeny Kuznetsov and the Washington Capitals had a lot of fun — at the Edmonton Oilers' expense.
Holtby's 26 Saves Lift Capitals to Win Over BlackhawksThe Washington Capitals bounced back from a miserable performance with a gem of an effort against the Chicago Blackhawks, who are having difficulty scoring as they begin defense of their Stanley Cup title.
Ovechkin Missed Sharks Game for Being Late to PracticeWashington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin said he overslept and missed practice on Tuesday morning, and that's why coach Barry Trotz made him sit out that night's game against San Jose Sharks.
Ovechkin Misses Morning Skate; Out vs SharksCapitals captain Alex Ovechkin will not be on the ice Tuesday night against the San Jose Sharks.
Ovechkin Erupts in 3rd as Capitals Beat Devils 5-3After leading the Washington Capitals to a victory with a break-out third-period performance, Alex Ovechkin said Saturday night's game shouldn't have reached that point.
Washington Capitals C Nicklas Backstrom Could Miss 4-5 GamesWashington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom is expected to miss a handful of games at the start of the NHL season as he works his way back from hip surgery.
Alex Ovechkin Scores Twice, Capitals Beat Islanders 6-2Alex Ovechkin scored twice to help the Washington Capitals beat the New York Islanders 6-2 on Sunday in the NHL's preseason finale.