Washington Capitals

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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.

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Caps Play Textbook Road Game in Win Over Buffalo

December 10, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps play a complete game in Buffalo and knock off the Sabres, 4-1. Philipp Grubauer earned the win in net.

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Backstrom Saves the Day for the Caps in OT

December 07, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

Washington loses a three goal lead, but win in overtime on some Nicklas Backstrom magic.

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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.

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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.”

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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

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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.