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Backstrom Leads Capitals Past Lightning 4-2

Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom is one of the NHL’s top set up men.


Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Capitals (L) celebrates a goal with Eric Fehr #16  as Tyler Johnson #9 of the Tampa Bay Lightning reacts at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Jan. 9, 2014 in Tampa, Florida. (credit: Mike Carlson/Getty Images)

Fehr Scores 2 Goals in Caps Win Over Lightning 4-3

Eric Fehr had two goals, including a tiebreaking redirection with 51.5 seconds left in the third period, as the Washington Capitals beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 on Thursday night.


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Caps Blow 4-Goal Lead, Top Lightning in OT

Wouldn’t figure the Washington Capitals would be the kind of team to get complacent right now, not after they’ve worked so hard to climb from the depths of the standings to get into playoff position.


WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 7: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals celebrates scoring teams second goal in the second period during a NHL hockey game against the Tampa Bay Lightning on April 7, 2013 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Ovechkin Scores 2; Caps Win 4-2 Over Lightning

Just like the old days. The Washington Capitals are in first place, and Alex Ovechkin is tied for the NHL’s goal-scoring lead.


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Fehr Has 2 Goals, Caps Hold On Against Lightning

Eric Fehr scored two goals, Mathieu Perreault had three assists, and the Washington Capitals won their third straight game by beating the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 on Thursday.


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Laughlin: Caps ‘Stars Have Got To Be Stars’ To Avoid 0-2 Start

Craig Laughlin told 106.7 The Fan’s Holden and Danny Tuesday there’s certainly no need to panic if they don’t pull in their first ‘W’ against the Winnipeg Jets, although fans will probably start thinking about it.


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Capitals Drop Season Opener to Lightning

The Tampa Bay Lightning fulfilled coach Guy Boucher’s plan for starting the season after a shortened training camp.


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Lightning Strikes Twice Late, Caps Fall In Tampa

Steven Stamkos scored two late goals, giving him a NHL-best 58 this season, and the Tampa Bay Lightning handed the playoff-hopeful Washington Capitals a damaging 4-2 loss on Monday night.

106.7 The Fan–04/02/2012

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Ovechkin Wins It In Overtime Again, Beat Lightning

Washington, DC-Alex Ovechkin get’s his second overtime game winner of their five game homestand as the Caps get a much needed two points with a 3-2 overtime win over the Tampa Bay Lightning.

106.7 The Fan–03/08/2012

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Vokoun Is Back In As Caps Prepare For Lightning

Arlington, VA-Tomas Vokoun is back in net as the Washington Capitals host the Tampa Bay Lightning in a “must-win” game.