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Troy Brouwer (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Brouwer: Road Wins Give Caps Playoff Confidence

Capitals Troy Brouwer says earning tough road wins late in the season gives the team confidence heading into playoff match-ups on the road.

03/30/2015

BOSTON, MA - MAY 03: David Krejci #46 of the Boston Bruins loses his helmet in a scuffle with members of the Montreal Canadiens in the third period in Game Two of the Second Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on May 3, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

NHL Playoffs: Six Potential Matchups We’re Dying To See

The hits are getting harder, the intensity is ramping up and it’s almost time for the best part of the NHL season.

03/26/2015

Alex Ovechkin (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Pavelec, Jets Blank Capitals 3-0 for 4th Straight Win

It was only 11 days ago that Ondrej Pavelec was playing the role of backup goalie, allowing an embarrassing last-minute goal to cost his team a game.

03/22/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers: March 16th To March 20th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

03/20/2015

Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals

Ovechkin Scores 2 Goals, Capitals Edge Wild 3-2

Alex Ovechkin scored two goals, helping lift the Washington Capitals past the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Thursday night.

03/19/2015

Tom Wilson #43 of the Washington Capitals and Lance Bouma #17 of the Calgary Flames fight during the first period at the Verizon Center. (Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Latta: ‘I’ve Got the Man Strength,’ Would Beat Wilson in a Fight

Most Capitals fans know Tom Wilson and Michael Latta aren’t ones to shy away from a fight — but if they gloves were to drop between the two, who would win?

03/18/2015

Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals is pictured. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Holtby Makes 32 Saves, Capitals Slow Surging Bruins 2-0

Holtby made 32 saves for his eighth shutout of the season, Nicklas Backstrom became Washington’s career assists leader, and the Capitals cooled off the surging Bruins with a 2-0 victory Sunday night.

03/16/2015

Goalie Justin Peters #35 of the Washington Capitals follows the puck against the Dallas Stars during the third period of the Stars 4-2 win at Verizon Center on March 13, 2015 in Washington, DC. (credit: Rob Carr/)

3 Power-Play Goals Help Stars Top Caps 4-2

The Dallas Stars made the most of their suddenly potent power play.

03/14/2015

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Ovechkin Scores in Return, Capitals Defeat Sabres 6-1

Alex Ovechkin’s absence was brief. His impact upon his return was immediate.

03/08/2015

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5 Possible Buyers At The NHL Trade Deadline

We saw the NBA Trade Deadline pass last week in a blaze of glory and now the NHL will have it’s chance to steal the spotlight on Monday.

02/25/2015

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