Hockey

Ovi Game 6

Caps Win Fourth Straight Over Columbus to Advance to Round Two

April 23, 2018 | Ed Frankovic

Alex Ovechkin scores twice and Braden Holtby makes 35 saves as the Caps win game six, 6-3. Next up, Pittsburgh.

Backy Game 5

Braden Holtby Robs Columbus in Game Five

April 22, 2018 | Ed Frankovic

Braden Holtby makes 15 third period saves and 39 for the game in a Capitals 4-3 OT triumph.

Caps Win Game 4

Caps Lock Down Columbus, 4-1, to Even Up the Series

April 19, 2018 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps get a great performance from their top line to back up Alex Ovechkin’s promise of bringing the series back home tied for game 5.

Holtbeast Game 3

The Holtbeast is Triumphant in Game 3 for the Caps

April 18, 2018 | Ed Frankovic

Braden Holtby makes 33 saves, many on quality chances for Columbus, and gets the win on Lars Eller’s Double Overtime Tally.

Ovi CBus

Ovechkin and the Caps Must Be Better in Game Two

April 15, 2018 | Ed Frankovic

Heading into game two against Columbus on Sunday night, the Caps must be better. Coach Trotz makes lineup changes, as well.

CBus wins

Undisciplined Penalties Cost the Caps Game One

April 13, 2018 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps squander 2-0, 2-1, and 3-2 leads to fall, 4-3, in overtime to the Columbus Blue Jackets in game one of their opening round series.

Ovi 49

Ovechkin Scores Twice But Can’t Get To 50 in a Caps Win

April 08, 2018 | Ed Frankovic

Alex Ovechkin wins his 7th Rocket Richard Trophy as the Caps defeat the Devils, 5-3.

Preds beat Caps

Grubauer’s Skate Fails in a 4-3 Loss to Nashville

April 06, 2018 | Ed Frankovic

Evgeny Kuznetsov scores two goals and sets up Alexander Ovechkin’s 47th goal in Thursday’s loss.

Burra Blues

Holtby Shuts the Door On The Blues in a Caps 4-2 Triumph

April 03, 2018 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps score three quick goals to start period two then ride the Holtbeast’s goaltending to a 4-2 triumph in St. Louis

Oshie Pens

Caps Defeat the Pens, 3-1, to Clinch the Metro Division Title

April 02, 2018 | Ed Frankovic

Philipp Grubauer makes 36 saves in Alex Ovechkin’s 1,000th NHL Game. Washington has now won the Metropolitan Division for the 3rd straight year.