Washington Capitals

Josh Bailey #12 of the New York Islanders celebrates after scoring a goal against the Washington Capitals in the second period in Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on April 15, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Caps Must Shake off Disappointing Game 1 Loss to Islanders

The Capitals think their size can grind down the New York Islanders. They believe point shots on goalie Jaroslav Halak, a former teammate and tormentor, will lead to juicy rebounds.


Alex Ovechkin (Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Capitals vs. Islanders: Where, When to Watch NHL Stanley Cup Playoff Games

Don’t miss a minute of Washington Capitals postseason hockey! The complete Capitals vs. Islanders Stanley Cup Playoffs schedule.


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Glory Days Grill to Serve Poutine in Honor of Capitals’ Barry Trotz

While the Capitals are in the playoffs, Glory Days Grill will serve Poutine in honor of coach Barry Trotz.


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Ovechkin Featured In Stanley Cup Playoff Video

Long the face of Capitals hockey, Alexander Ovechkin is now face of the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs in a new promotional video.


Curtis Glencross celebrates a goal with Capitals teammates

Capitals GM Consulted Mike Green Before Acquiring Gleason, says Alan May

In his first year as GM, Brian MacLellan’s Capitals make their return to the playoffs with a remade roster.


Mike Green

Capitals Confident: ‘We’re Playing The Right Way’

With only one game remaining in the regular season, the Washington Capitals are ready for postseason success with a defense they believe in.


Barry Trotz looks on from the Capitals bench

5 Reasons Caps Could Make a Deep Run in Stanley Cup Playoffs

It’s hard being a Capitals fan come playoff time. But here’s why 2015 could really be different.


Braden Holtby takes a drink

Capitals, Nationals, Wizards Win in Historic Night for D.C. Sports

The Washington Capitals, Nationals and Wizards all won in a truly historic night in D.C. sports history.


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Holtby Blanks Bruins Again, Capitals Win 3-0

Braden Holtby made 27 saves while shutting out the Boston Bruins for the third time this season, Marcus Johansson had a goal and an assist and the Washington Capitals defeated the Bruins 3-0 on Wednesday night.


Alex Ovechkin celebrates scoring a goal

Tickets Going On Sale for Capitals’ Postseason Games

Capitals playoff tickets go on sale early Tuesday afternoon.