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Caption:NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 06: Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals stops a shot by the New Jersey Devils in the second period on December 6, 2014 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Panthers Outlast Capitals in Longest NHL Shootout

Roberto Luongo has been around the NHL for 15 seasons, and yet the veteran goalie still had a chance to see something new.


Goalie Justin Peters #35 of the Washington Capitals. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Capitals Score 3 Goals in SO, Beat Panthers 2-1

Alex Ovechkin played his weakest game of the season, Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz said.


Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capital is unable to get to the rebound as goaltender Tim Thomas #34 of the Florida Panthers stops the shot during second period action at the BB&T Center on February 27, 2014 in Sunrise, Florida. (credit: Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Ovechkin Scores Go-Ahead Goal For Capitals

Alex Ovechkin scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and had two assists and Troy Brouwer had two power-play goals Thursday night, lifting the Washington Capitals to a 5-4 victory over the Florida Panthers.


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Capitals Slip Past Panthers 3-2 in Shootout

For a weekend at least, the Washington Capitals adjusted nicely to life without Alex Ovechkin.


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Ovechkin Leads Capitals Over Panthers, 4-3

The Washington Capitals resorted to a familiar formula against the Florida Panthers — find Alex Ovechkin and let him do the rest.


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Caps, Panthers Face Off

The visiting Capitals try to continue their postseason push Saturday night when the Florida Panthers look to extend their season-best winning streak to four.


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4 Quick Goals Help Capitals Beat Panthers

What a way to start: four goals in eight shots.


The Washington Capitals mob Troy Brouwer after he scored the game-winning goal in overtime against the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center on Feb. 12, 2013 in Sunrise, Fla. The Capitals defeated the Panthers 6-5 in overtime.(Credit: Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Brouwer’s OT Goal Lifts Capitals Over Panthers

Troy Brouwer scored 32 seconds into overtime for the Washington Capitals, who rallied from a late two-goal deficit and beat the Florida Panthers 6-5 on Tuesday night.


Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals celebrates with Jason Chimera #25 and Mike Ribeiro #9 after scoring in the third period against the Florida Panthers at the Verizon Center on February 9, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Caps Shut Out Panthers

So far this season very little has gone right for the Washington Capitals. On Saturday night, everything did.


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Capitals Swap Minor-Leaguers in Trade with Panthers

The Washington Capitals have acquired forward Casey Wellman from the Florida Panthers for center Zach Hamill in a swap of minor-leaguers.