Shortly after earning a selection for his second NHL All-Star game, Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard left the ice on a stretcher.
Nothing electrifies a stadium full of fans like a game winning goal — and there’s been no shortage of that with the Washington Capitals this season.
Federal authorities say they seized more than $25,000 in fake merchandise leading up to the NHL’s Winter Classic.
For the first time, the Winter Classic is sharing New Year’s Day with college football games that have something to do with the national championship.
The Washington Capitals enjoyed one of their best defensive efforts against one of the league’s top offensive teams.
Rick Nash and Martin St. Louis each scored twice, Henrik Lundqvist made 30 saves and the New York Rangers extended their winning streak to seven games with a 4-2 victory over the Washington Capitals on Tuesday night.
Braden Holtby made 38 saves, Jay Beagle and Nicklas Backstrom scored second-period goals, and the Washington Capitals extended their point streak to nine games with a 2-1 win over the Ottawa Senators on Monday night.
Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom is one of the NHL’s top set up men.
NFL executive and former player Troy Vincent choked up Tuesday as he testified before a Senate Commerce Committee hearing about domestic violence in professional sports.
Washington’s Nicklas Backstrom and Carolina’s Anton Khudobin had a similar opinion of Backstrom’s winning goal.