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Brooks Laich on Junkies’ Game 7 Predictions: ‘You’re Lucky I’m Not in the Studio’

Brooks Laich’s response to The Junkies giving his Capitals’ less-than-one percent chance of winning Game 7.

05/12/2015

Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals celebrates after scoring a goal against the Carolina Hurricanes in the first period at Verizon Center on March 31, 2015 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Trotz Loves Ovechkin’s Bold Game 7 Prediction

Caps head coach Barry Trotz says he loves the leadership exhibited by Alex Ovechkin in guaranteeing a Game 7 win over the New York Rangers.

05/11/2015

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Caps Lose Game 6, But Ovechkin Says His Team Will Win Series

Alex Ovechkin on Capitals-Rangers Game 7: “We’re gonna play our game and we’re gonna come back and we’re gonna play Montreal or Tampa.”

05/11/2015

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Bryce Harper Crushes Pair of Homeruns, Cheers On Capitals In His Post-Game Interview (Video)

Bryce Harper’s 2-game power surge doubled his HR production (10) and puts him on pace for 54 HR in 2015, nearly matching the 55 career HRs.

05/09/2015

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Alex Ovechkin, Other Caps Earn ‘Tonight Show Superlatives’ from Jimmy Fallon

Alex Ovechkin labeled James Bond villain by Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show.

05/07/2015

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Max Scherzer, Nationals Show Out for Caps in Game 4 at Verizon Center

More than a dozen Nationals players were at Game 4 to cheer on the Capitals over the Rangers at Verizon Center.

05/07/2015

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Two Goals and a Win for Caps Rookie Andre Burakovsky to Smile About

Andre Burakovsky, who hasn’t had much to smile about this season, finally warmed up after scoring two goals in the biggest game of his life.

05/07/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 06: Andre Burakovsky #65 of the Washington Capitals celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against the New York Rangers during the second period in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on May 6, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Burakovsky Lifts Caps Past Rangers 2-1 for 3-1 Series Lead

Rookie Andre Burakovsky scored his first two playoff goals and Braden Holtby saved a penalty shot, giving the Washington Capitals a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night for a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.

05/06/2015

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How Caps Coach Barry Trotz Learned Not to Lose Himself in the Moment

Anger has eaten previous Capitals coaches alive. Barry Trotz picks his moments carefully, and as a result, so do his players.

05/06/2015

Jay Beagle scores a goal in Game Three

Jay Beagle’s Game 3 Goal the Result of Positioning Himself to be Lucky

Jay Beagle’s decisive Game 3 goal may have been lucky, but being in the position to be lucky was a feat in and of itself.

05/05/2015

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