Oshie Gets Tiebreaking Goal in 3rd, Capitals Beat CanadiensThe Montreal Canadiens had everything going their way on Thursday night, except they didn't have Braden Holtby.
Canadiens Edge Capitals 1-0 in Overtime WinMax Pacioretty scored 3:08 into overtime, Carey Price made 36 saves and the Montreal Canadiens edged the Washington Capitals 1-0 Saturday for their fifth straight win.
Plekanec, Canadiens Top Capitals 2-1 in ShootoutTomas Plekanec scored his third goal of the young season, and the Montreal Canadiens recovered from a slow start Thursday night for a 2-1 shootout win over the Washington Capitals and new coach Barry Trotz.
Caps End 7-Game Skid With Win Over CanadiensAlex Ovechkin was back — and so were the Washington Capitals' winning ways.
Grabovski Helps Capitals Beat Canadiens 3-2 in SO Mikhail Grabovski tied the score with 5:32 left in the third period and had the go-ahead goal in a shootout to help the Washington Capitals snap their four-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Friday.
Desharnais Scores 1st, Canadiens Top Capitals 3-2 After David Desharnais had scored his long-awaited first goal of the season, after his team had taken a three-goal lead that prompted Washington Capitals coach Adam Oates to call out his veterans, and after Alex Ovechkin had scored twice to take the solo lead among NHL goal-scorers, there was still a lead for the Montreal Canadiens to preserve in the closing minutes.
Capitals bounce back for 5-1 win over CanadiensThe goals keep going in for Alex Ovechkin — and the Washington Capitals keep winning.
Caps Get 5th Straight Win, Top CanadiensAlex Ovechkin scored his 26th goal and Jack Hillen got his first as the Washington Capitals stretched their winning run to five games, 3-2 over the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night.
Canadiens Drop Caps to 0-3 For First Time Since '93Andrei Markov's resurgence continued with a goal and an assist, and the Montreal Canadiens cruised to a 4-1 win Thursday night over the Washington Capitals, who are 0-3 for the first time in nearly two decades.
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.
"It's A Real Good Day" As The Caps Get Backstrom Back Arlington, VA-Nicklas Backstrom is set to make his return tonight after missing the last forty games with a concussion and just in the nick of time.
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.