Vrana, Holtby help Caps edge Devils 1-0; home streak at 14Jakub Vrana's third-period goal, Braden Holtby shutout lift Capitals to 14th straight home win.
Caps' Carlson Scores Game's Only Goal in OvertimePlaying for the first time since sustaining a lower-body injury on Feb. 24, took a pass and ripped a shot from the right circle.
Ovechkin Erupts in 3rd as Capitals Beat Devils 5-3After leading the Washington Capitals to a victory with a break-out third-period performance, Alex Ovechkin said Saturday night's game shouldn't have reached that point.
Trotz Laments 'Poor' Play in Caps 3-2 OT Win Over DevilsEven if a win is a win is a win, especially for a team chasing a playoff berth, Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz gave a rather blunt and unflattering assessment of his team's performance in this particular victory.
Holtby, Backstrom Lead Capitals Past DevilsSpeed, strength, talent and depth. The Washington Capitals had it all against the New Jersey Devils and it showed.
Capitals Beat Struggling Devils, 4-1With their latest win, the Washington Capitals believe they are gaining some momentum.
Ovechkin, Holtby Help Capitals Beat Devils, 6-2Alex Ovechkin scored in his third straight game, Braden Holtby made 26 saves and the Washington Capitals beat New Jersey 6-2 on Thursday night, handing the Devils their first loss.
Holtby Makes 25 Saves, Capitals Beat Devils Julien Brouillette won't be joining his five Washington Capitals teammates who are on their way to play Olympic hockey in Sochi.
Capitals Blow Late 2-Goal Lead, Fall to Devils in OTThe season isn't quite half over, and already New Jersey Devils coach Pete DeBoer might be running out ways to praise about Jaromir Jagr.
Kovalchuk Retirement Shocks NHL, Creates Uncertainty of Russian Stars of TomorrowIlya Kovalchuk's sudden retirement from the NHL shocked the entire hockey world, along with the Devils, and if rumors prove to be true that he'll sign with the KHL, it could create distrust in future Russian stars, especially as it relates to long-term contracts.
Capitals Blow Another 3rd-Period Lead, Lose to DevilsIlya Kovalchuk scored the tiebreaking goal on a 5-on-3 power play with about 8½ minutes left to complete the New Jersey Devils' 3-2 comeback victory Thursday night over the Washington Capitals, who have yet to beat any of the Eastern Conference's elite teams.
"Beaten Down" Caps Fall Badly At HomeWashington, D.C. -The Capitals gave up a hat trick, shorthanded goal and power play goal in one of their worst efforts of the season falling 5-0 to the New Jersey Devils at home.