For a weekend at least, the Washington Capitals adjusted nicely to life without Alex Ovechkin.
The Washington Capitals resorted to a familiar formula against the Florida Panthers — find Alex Ovechkin and let him do the rest.
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.
What a way to start: four goals in eight shots.
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.
So far this season very little has gone right for the Washington Capitals. On Saturday night, everything did.
The Washington Capitals have acquired forward Casey Wellman from the Florida Panthers for center Zach Hamill in a swap of minor-leaguers.
Brooks Laich scored a goal of his own to help the Washington Capitals clinch their fifth straight playoff berth by defeating the Florida Panthers 4-2.
Arlington, VA-Troy Brouwer is in as the Capitals host the Florida Panthers tonight in their last home game of the regular season with their playoff lives are on the line.
Alexander Semin scored the tiebreaking goal and Vokoun made 22 saves against his former team as the Washington Capitals beat the Florida Panthers 2-1 on Friday night. It was the first time Vokoun faced the Panthers on their home ice since he was signed as a free agent by the Capitals in the offseason.