Washington Capitals

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Caps Bury the Devils and the Zebras, 6-2

December 31, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

Washington goes to the net with a vengeance while overcoming nine Devils power plays in a 6-2 victory.

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Oshie, Ovechkin power Caps to 6-2 win over New Jersey

December 31, 2016 | WNST Staff

“Our penalty-kill was outstanding tonight. We got momentum off it.”

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Kinkaid stars as New Jersey tops Caps in shootout

December 30, 2016 | WNST Staff

Braden Holtby made 26 saves as Washington outshot the Devils by a 44-27 margin.

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Lee, Ladd lift Islanders past Caps in 4-3 final

December 28, 2016 | WNST Staff

Despite getting goals from Justin Williams, Alex Ovechkin, and Andre Burakovsky, Washington fell to 20-9-4 with its third loss in four games.

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Carlson Scores Twice as Holtby Blanks the Bolts

December 23, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

John Carlson tallied twice in the first period and the Capitals dominated a depleted Tampa squad to win, 4-0.

Philadelphia Flyers' Steve Mason, left, blocks a shot by Washington Capitals' Justin Williams during a shootout in an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016, in Philadelphia. Philadelphia won 3-2. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Simmonds, Voracek lift Philadelphia to shootout win over Caps

December 21, 2016 | WNST Staff

Washington dropped to 1-3 in shootouts while the Flyers improved to 4-3.

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Montreal snaps Caps’ six-game winning streak in 2-1 final

December 18, 2016 | WNST Staff

Washington didn’t offer much support to Braden Holtby, who made 23 saves on 25 shots in defeat.

Team Win in Raleigh

Oshie, Ovi, and Grubauer Help Caps Overcome Canes

December 16, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

Washington overcomes six shorthanded situations to defeat the Carolina Hurricanes in a shootout, 4-3.

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Niskanen and Holtby Help Caps Win Their Fifth Straight

December 14, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

Matt Niskanen tallies twice in the 3rd period and Braden Holtby shuts the door on New York in a 4-2 Caps win in Brooklyn.

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Ovechkin Leads the Offense as Holtby Shuts Out the Canucks

December 11, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

Alex Ovechkin has a goal and an assist and the Caps kill off five Vancouver power plays in a 3-0 victory.