Anton Khudobin stopped 28 shots to earn his first shutout of the season in the Hurricanes’ 3-0 win over the Washington Capitals on Friday night.
After losing their first three matchups with the Washington Capitals this season, the Pittsburgh Penguins regained some balance against their division rival.
It’s Rivalry Night, so of course a heated match between the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins is expected.
The Capitals, on short rest, received an unexpected early-morning fire alarm wake-up call; Barry Trotz jokingly blamed Philly fans.
Michael Del Zotto scored late in the third period Sunday, lifting the Philadelphia Flyers to a 3-2 victory over the Washington Capitals.
Evgeny Kuznetsov scored the lone goal in a shootout, Braden Holtby had 30 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the New York Islanders 3-2 Saturday for their fourth straight victory.
The Washington Capitals know center Nicklas Backstrom isn’t going to beat his own drum.
Alex Ovechkin, after being accused of ‘diving,’ cracks back at Anaheim Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf with a bald joke.
Alexander Ovechkin insists he saw the puck, put his hands together and tried to give it a whack, only to see Kris Letang’s right foot get in the way at the last second.
Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals drew a rare standing-room-only crowd in their only visit to Anaheim this season.