Washington Capitals


Johansson Rallies the Caps Past Buffalo in OT

December 05, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps take most of the first two periods off, but rally in the 3rd period and then win in overtime thanks to Jojo.

Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) stops a shot by Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Jason Behnken)

Boyle scores winner in shootout as Caps fall to Tampa Bay

December 04, 2016 | WNST Staff

Alexander Ovechkin had four shots but saw his goal-scoring drought reach four straight games.


Caps Blanked At Home by the Islanders, 3-0

December 02, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

An atrocious power play and some big mistakes led to a Caps shutout defeat.

Toronto Maple Leafs' Matt Martin, center, celebrates after scoring against the Washington Capitals during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Toronto on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016. (Jon Blacker/The Canadian Press via AP)

Caps easily handled by Toronto in 4-2 loss

November 27, 2016 | WNST Staff

“We didn’t look like the Washington Capitals out there at all. Completely embarrassed by a young team.”


Grubauer and Connolly Lead the Caps over Buffalo, 3-1

November 25, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

Philipp Grubauer stops 32 shots as the Caps grind out a win over the Buffalo Sabres


Ovechkin Hat Trick Carries the Caps Over the Blues

November 24, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps Russian trio gets it going as Washington defeats the Blues, 4-3.

Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Nick Foligno (71) maneuvers the puck pressured by Washington Capitals defenseman Nate Schmidt (88) watched by Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) during first period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016, in Washington. (AP Photo/Molly Riley)

Wennberg’s last-minute goal gives Columbus 3-2 win over Caps

November 20, 2016 | WNST Archive

“They played a solid game. We played a solid game. There’s not going to be a lot of mistakes.”


Holtby Helps the Depleted Caps Blank Detroit, 1-0

November 18, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps lose T.J. Oshie and two other forwards in the first period due to injury, but find a way to win.


Caps Destroy the Penguins, 7-1

November 16, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps explode for a touchdown in goals en route to burying Sidney Crosby and the Penguins


Lack of Offense Costs the Capitals Again, 2-1

November 15, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps fail to hold onto a third period lead and lose their 3rd game out of the last four.