Washington Capitals

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 15:  Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals looks on during the first period against the New York Islanders in Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on April 15, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images)

Caps try to stave off elimination on Saturday night

May 06, 2016 | WNST Staff

“We have the experience, the composure. It’s just a matter of putting it to use now and keep pushing forward.”

Game 4 Pens

Caps Season On the Brink After Overtime Loss

May 05, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

Patrick Hornqvist’s overtime tally puts the Penguins up three games to one.

Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray (30) makes a save on Washington Capitals Justin Williams (14) as Ian Cole (28) moves in to help during the first period of Game 4 in an NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference semifinals in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, May 4, 2016. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Penguins 3, Capitals 2 final/OT box score

May 04, 2016 | WNST Staff

Pittsburgh took a commanding 3-1 series lead on Wednesday night.

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Caps aim to cool off Murray, even series at 2-2

May 03, 2016 | WNST Staff

“It’s not a surprise to us. He’s looking like a franchise goaltender.”

Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray (30) deflects a puck over the net during the first period of Game 3 against the Washington Capitals in an NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference semifinals in Pittsburgh, Monday, May 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Penguins 3, Capitals 2 final box score

May 03, 2016 | WNST Staff

Pittsburgh took a 2-1 series lead on Monday night.

Murray Game 3

Hockey Gods and Mistakes Fail the Caps in Game Three Loss

May 03, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

Matt Murray stops 47 of 49 shots as a Caps furious rally falls short by a puck

Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik (44) levels Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta (3) with a high hit during the first period of Game 2 in an NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference semifinal series Saturday, April 30, 2016 in Washington. Pittsburgh won 2-1. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Caps’ Orpik suspended three games for hit on Maatta

May 01, 2016 | WNST Staff

The Washington defenseman would be eligible to return if the series gets to Game 6 on May 10.

Pens Win game 2

Caps Gift Wrap Game Two for Pittsburgh

May 01, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

Washington makes too many mistakes in game two. Series is now tied, 1-1.

Oshie Hat Trick

T.J. Oshie’s Hat Trick Tally Wins it in OT for the Caps

April 29, 2016 | Ed Frankovic

T.J. Oshie comes up big for Washington in a thrilling game one victory

Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie celebrates his overtime goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins to end Game 1 in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference semifinals Thursday, April 28, 2016, in Washington. Washington won 4-3. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Capitals 4, Penguins 3 final/OT box score

April 29, 2016 | WNST Staff

T.J. Oshie capped off a hat trick with the game-winner in overtime.