New York Rangers goalie Cam Talbot found himself in a difficult spot, facing a 5-on-3 power play with two of the NHL’s top three scorers on the ice for the Washington Capitals.
Alex Ovechkin’s absence was brief. His impact upon his return was immediate.
Jason Pominville scored two third-period goals, Devan Dubnyk made 24 saves, and the Minnesota Wild rallied for a 2-1 win over the Washington Capitals on Thursday night.
The Capitals have signed 20-year-old defenseman Tyler Lewington to a three-year, entry-level contract beginning the 2015-16 season, the team announced Wednesday.
Rarely has Brooks Laich been healthy scratched as he was against Columbus. He talks being benched by Barry Trotz and his declining play.
Alex Ovechkin added to his NHL-leading total with two goals Tuesday night, leading the charge in a 5-3 victory over the Blue Jackets, Columbus’ seventh loss in a row.
For Curtis Glencross — traded from from Calgary to Washington — the long trip to D.C. doesn’t come without plenty of real-life complications.
Alex Ovechkin’s offensive performance against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Sunday night was impressive.
The Calgary Flames have traded Curtis Glencross to the Washington Capitals.
The Washington Capitals have acquired Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Tim Gleason in exchange for defenseman Jack Hillen and a fourth round pick, the team announced Saturday.