Backstrom Debuts With 3 Points as Caps Beat Hurricanes, 4-1The Washington Capitals were glad to see Nicklas Backstrom back in the lineup.
Ovechkin Nets 50th, Capitals Top Hurricanes 4-2Alex Ovechkin scored his NHL-leading 50th goal, reaching that mark for the sixth time and tying a team record with the 472nd of his career, and added an assist to help the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-2 Tuesday night.
Caps Acquire Hurricanes Gleason for Hillen, 4th Round PickThe Washington Capitals have acquired Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Tim Gleason in exchange for defenseman Jack Hillen and a fourth round pick, the team announced Saturday.
Hurricanes Blank the Capitals 3-0Anton Khudobin stopped 28 shots to earn his first shutout of the season in the Hurricanes' 3-0 win over the Washington Capitals on Friday night.
Backstrom Gives Capitals OT Win Over HurricanesWashington's Nicklas Backstrom and Carolina's Anton Khudobin had a similar opinion of Backstrom's winning goal.
Brouwer, 3rd Line Lead Capitals Past Carolina 5-2 Troy Brouwer scored two goals and the Washington Capitals routed the Carolina Hurricanes 5-2 on Thursday night.
Skinner's Hat Trick Helps 'Canes Hand Caps 3rd Straight LossJeff Skinner scored three goals, including the winner in overtime, and Anton Khudobin made 38 saves in his first start in 2½ months Thursday night in the Carolina Hurricanes' 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals.
Power Play Lifts Capitals Past Carolina, 4-2 Troy Brouwer had a goal and an assist, and the Washington Capitals scored three power-play goals in the second period of a 4-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday night.
Skinner Leads Hurricanes Over Capitals 4-1 Jeff Skinner had two goals and an assist, Justin Peters stopped 26 shots and the Carolina Hurricanes cruised past the Washington Capitals 4-1 Tuesday night.
Holtby's Career High Saves Stop Hurricanes; Caps Win 6th StraightThe 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.
Ovechkin Leads Capials Past Hurricanes 5-3Alex Ovechkin had two goals and an assist, and the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-3 Tuesday night despite allowing three goals to Jiri Tlusty.
Ribeiro's Late Goal Lifts Caps Over Canes Mike Ribeiro scored with 2:16 remaining, and the Washington Capitals rallied for a 3-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night.