Carolina Hurricanes

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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.


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Slumping Caps Fall to Surging Hurricanes

Riley Nash scored twice, Joe Corvo put one in off the goaltender’s mask, and Justin Peters got his second career shutout Tuesday night as the surging Carolina Hurricanes beat the slumping Washington Capitals 4-0, taking the first leg of a key home-and-home series between the Southeast Division rivals.


Nicklas Backstrom of the Washington Capitals celebrates with the bench after scoring against the Carolina Hurricanes during the first period at Verizon Center on Feb. 26, 2013 in Washington, D.C.  (Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Capitals Shut Down Semin, Beat Hurricanes

The Washington Capitals shut down former teammate Alexander Semin, scored a goal with a one-of-a-kind combo and put together a second consecutive impressive performance, beating the Carolina Hurricanes 3-0 Tuesday night in their quest to make a quick last-to-first move in the Southeast Division.


Alexander Semin of the Carolina Hurricanes returns to D.C. for the first time since leaving the Capitals. (Credit: Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Capitals Brace for Hurricane Semin: Storm Rolls In at 7 p.m.

If there hadn’t been a lockout, Capitals fans would have had this date marked on their calendars for months; since the day Alexander Semin signed with the Carolina Hurricanes, to leave Washington. Semin returns to D.C. for the first time tonight, as the Hurricanes storm into the Verizon Center for a 7 p.m. puck drop.


Alexander Semin of the Carolina Hurricanes. (credit: Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

Alexander Semin Ready for Quiet Return to Washington

Caps fans, Alexander Semin, the player who gave you plenty of joy and more angst than anyone on the roster the past six years, returns to Washington tonight for the first time as an opponent.


Alexander Semin

Semin’s Return Stirs Up Emotions for Caps

Alex Ovechkin is welcoming Alexander Semin back to town as an old friend. The rest of the Washington Capitals have a more complex view of their former teammate.


Carolina Hurricanes

Caps Get Huge Point, But Fall In Overtime

Washington, DC-The Caps get a point, but lose in overtime as “easy goals” continue to doom the Caps in a 4-3 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes.

106.7 The Fan–03/06/2012

Michal Neuvirth

Caps Hope To Break Scoreless Drought Hosting Canes

Arlington, VA-Michal Neuvirth is starting his sixth straight, Mike Knuble is back out of the line up, as the Caps host the Carolina Hurricanes and try to snap their 120 minute goal-less drought.

106.7 The Fan–03/06/2012

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Caps Must Snap Out Of Scoring Funk Tonight

The Washington Capitals need to snap out of a scoring slump if they want to win a fifth consecutive Southeast Division title. Breaking a lengthy scoreless stretch against the Carolina Hurricanes would be a step in that direction.

106.7 The Fan–03/06/2012

Eric Staal

Caps Blown Away By Hurricanes

Raleigh, NC-Caps get “embarrassed” in Carolina losing 5-0 in laying one of their biggest eggs of the season.

106.7 The Fan–02/20/2012