Capitals Re-sign Goalie Neuvirth to 2-Year, $5 Million Deal Making sure both of their homegrown goalies stick around, the Washington Capitals signed Michal Neuvirth to a $5 million, two-year contract extension Saturday.
Hunter Won't Be Back As Caps Break Down The SeasonDale Hunter won't be back with the Capitals next season as the players spoke about losing their head coach and where the team will go from here.
Caps Practice Recap: Michal Neuvirth Returns In Back-up RoleThe Washington Capitals held a full practice today a night after evening the series at two games a piece with a 2-1 win over the Boston Bruins.
Neuvirth Practices As Caps Hold Intense PracticeArlington, VA-The Washington Capitals continued their preparation for the Boston Bruins today and had some good news as Michal Neuvirth practiced today for the first time since being injured April 5th against the Florida Panthers.
Caps Get Huge Win In Shootout, Move Ahead Of Sabres In Playoff ChaseNicklas Backstrom gave the Caps a spark as they blew a two goal lead for the third time in their last five, but held on to beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 in a shootout.
Backstrom Not Ruled Out For TomorrowArlington, VA-Nicklas Backstrom hasn't been ruled out for tomorrow as the Caps host the Montreal Canadiens in another must win game.
Backstrom Making Trip To BostonArlington, VA-The Capitals come off a 5-1 beat down from the Buffalo Sabres last night and only four players practiced today, but Nicklas Backstrom was one of them and he's going on the trip to Boston.
Caps Shutout Leafs For Third StraightWashington, DC-The Caps shutout the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-0 for their third win in a row, which put them four points up for the final playoff position.
Capitals Practice Day After BlowoutArlington, VA-The Capitals held a full practice today without Tomas Vokoun a day after their 5-0 home shutout loss to the New Jersey Devils.
"Huge Victory" As Ovi Wins Crucial Game In OvertimeWashington, DC-Alex Ovechkin scored the overtime game winner as the Caps come back with three late goals to beat the New York Islanders and keep their playoff hopes alive.
Caps Own Habs In Critical GameWashington, DC-Alex Ovechkin led the Washington Capitals to a huge 4-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens as they keep their playoff hopes alive.
Ovi Wrapped Up In Rock Star Status Says KolzigArlington, VA-The Caps held a full practice today as Mike Green get's closer to return, but the big news was Associate Goaltending Coach Olie Kolzig had some comments about Alex Ovechkin.