Erik Karlsson and Milan Michalek each had three points Wednesday and the Ottawa Senators defeated the Washington Capitals 5-2.
Arlington, VA-Tomas Vokoun is in goal tonight as the Capitals host the East leading Flyers, but the Flyers will be without one of their stars.
Arlington, VA-The Caps took the ice today after taking yesterday off as they prepare for their big match up with the Eastern Conference leading Flyers tomorrow.
Washington, DC-Brooks Laich, in his 500th NHL game, scores 12 seconds into overtime to give the Caps a 3-2 victory over the Senators and give Dale Hunter his first NHL career coaching win.
Arlington, VA-The Caps held practice today a day after falling 2-1 to the Pittsburgh Penguins, but with one noticeable exception and some line changes.
Washington, DC-The Capitals came up just short to the red hot St. Louis Blues 2-1 in Dale Hunter’s NHL debut as a head coach.
Arlington, VA-New Capitals Head Coach Dale Hunter & Caps players spoke to the media for the first time since the firing of Bruce Boudreau & hiring of Dale Hunter today.
Washington, DC-The Capitals snapped their four game losing streak beating the Phoenix Coyotes 4-3 and were without one surprising component.
Arlington, VA-The Capitals (10-4-1, 21 points) held one final practice today before they head off for a three game road trip starting with Nashville tomorrow.
Washington, DC-The Caps lose their first home game of the season and second in a row falling to the Dallas Stars 5-2.