NHL

Backstrom Bruins

Backstrom & Kuznetsov Lead the Caps Over Boston, 5-3

February 01, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps get strong play from their top two centers as they take down the Bruins a night after losing to the Islanders in Brooklyn.

Ovi Devils

Caps Offense Reignites in 5-2 Win Over New Jersey

January 26, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

The Capitals chase New Jersey goalie Keith Kincaid with four goals on 17 shots to finish off a 13-1-2 stretch as they head into All Star Weekend.

Orlov wink

Caps Score Six More Goals in Rout of Carolina

January 23, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

Dmitry Orlov tallies twice and Braden Holtby makes 25 saves in a Washington 6-1 drubbing of Carolina

Caps Beat Stars

Caps Rally to Win in Overtime in Dallas

January 22, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps get super special teams work to get to overtime and then win on Jay Beagle’s 10th goal of the season.

Caps Beat blues

Caps Offense Stays Hot in 7-3 Win Over Blues

January 19, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

Seven different Capitals score and the Holtbeast holds the fort in the opening period as the Caps rout the Blues

Caps Pens OHalloran

Caps Win Streak Ends at Nine in OT Loss to Pens

January 16, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

The tired Caps lose a three goal lead but then rally from two down twice before losing, 8-7, in overtime to the Penguins

Williams Flyers

Caps Bury Flyers for 9th Straight Victory

January 15, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

Justin Williams and Matt Niskanen tally twice while Philipp Grubauer makes 24 saves in a Caps 5-0 win over the despised Flyers.

Beags hawks

Beagle and Holtby lead the Caps to their 8th Straight Win

January 14, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

Washington races out to a 3-0 first period lead en route to a 6-0 dominating victory. It was Braden Holtby’s third shutout in the last five games.

Ovi 1000

Alex Ovechkin Hits 1,000 Points in Caps 5-2 Win Over Pittsburgh

January 11, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

The Gr8 scores the first two goals, Nicklas Backstrom has a goal and three assists, T.J. Oshie adds three helpers, and the Holtbeast stops 30 shots.

Kuzy Habs

Ovechkin, Kuznetsov, and Holtby Lead Caps Over Montreal, 4-1

January 09, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

Alex Ovechkin gets to career point number 999 as the Capitals stymie the Canadiens at the Bell Centre, 4-1.