Capitals fans can start buying playoff tickets for the team’s first three home games.
A year after missing the Stanley Cup playoffs, the Capitals have clinched a playoff berth in 2015.
Just two days after Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin became the sixth player in NHL history to score at least 50 goals in six seasons, he reached yet another milestone.
Alex Ovechkin scored his NHL-leading 50th goal, reaching that mark for the sixth time and tying a team record with the 472nd of his career, and added an assist to help the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-2 Tuesday night.
Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin became the sixth player in NHL history to score at least 50 goals in six seasons, reaching the milestone Tuesday night against the Carolina Hurricanes.
Capitals Troy Brouwer says earning tough road wins late in the season gives the team confidence heading into playoff match-ups on the road.
Filip Forsberg scored during a three-goal first period and had two assists as the Nashville Predators became the first Western Conference team to clinch a playoff berth with a 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals on Saturday.
Even if a win is a win is a win, especially for a team chasing a playoff berth, Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz gave a rather blunt and unflattering assessment of his team’s performance in this particular victory.
Alex Ovechkin scored two goals, helping lift the Washington Capitals past the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Thursday night.
With 11 regular season games remaining on the Capitals schedule, the magnitude of the next four weeks has players fired up for the playoffs.