Max Pacioretty scored 3:08 into overtime, Carey Price made 36 saves and the Montreal Canadiens edged the Washington Capitals 1-0 Saturday for their fifth straight win.
The family of a 6-year-old boy critically struck by a car while sledding in northern Virginia says the support of the Washington Capitals and their fans are helping them through the most trying time.
Not only is Alex Ovechkin a mean scoring machine, he’s also a really big, strong Russian — coming in at 6-foot-3 and 230 pounds — something Penguins Christian Ehrhoff will not soon forget.
Alex Ovechkin scored goals. Sidney Crosby lost faceoffs.
Teddy Purcell scored the decisive goal in a shootout after Edmonton rallied from a two-goal deficit late in regulation, and the Oilers ended Washington’s seven-game home winning streak with a 5-4 victory Tuesday night.
Jamie Benn’s first goal in six games turned out to be the winner for the Dallas Stars.
James Neal made sure Barry Trotz’s homecoming was not a happy one.
Braden Holtby’s iron-man run produced another shutout as he made 21 saves in his 20th consecutive start and lifted the Washington Capitals to a 1-0 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night.
After an impressive 2-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche, Capitals head coach Barry Trotz says the team is buying into how they have to play.
Alex Ovechkin has made a career out of scoring crucial goals for the Washington Capitals, and he did once more Monday night.