Washington Capitals

Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) is helped off the ice after being injured during the first period of Game 3 in an NHL Stanley Cup Eastern Conference semifinal hockey game against the Washington Capitals in Pittsburgh, Monday, May 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Capitals 3, Pittsburgh 2 final/OT box score

May 02, 2017 | WNST Staff

Penguins star Sidney Crosby left the game with an injury early in the first period.


Shattenkirk’s OT Tally Gets Caps Back in the Series

May 02, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

After yielding two goals in the last two minutes, Kevin Shattenkirk scores on the power play in overtime to win game three for Washington.


Ed Frankovic: Trotz panicked by benching Holtby

May 01, 2017 | WNST Staff

Ed Frankovic joined Nestor as Caps fans across the region are licking their wounds as they head to Pittsburgh down 2-0. Does Ed agree with Coach Trotz’ decision to pull Braden Holtby in the 3rd period of Game 2? How can the Caps get back in this series with the odd stacked against them? To hear […]


Joe Beninati: Not throwing dirt on Caps grave just yet

May 01, 2017 | WNST Staff

Joe Beninati checked in with Nestor as Caps fans are going through a rough time right now being down 2-0 and heading to Pittsburgh for the next two games. Joe provides a welcomed bit of perspective as he reminds us that this is a long series and the Caps have in fact played very well at […]


David Todd: Past history not relevant for Caps vs Pens

May 01, 2017 | WNST Staff

David Todd of ESPN Pittsburgh checks in with Nestor to discuss the Capitals and Penguins series, which thus far has been dominated by the Penguins as they’ve taken a 2-0 lead on the road. Heading back to Pittsburgh, this is, by all accounts, a must-win game for the Caps. David gives his thoughts on the series […]

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Capitals on ropes entering Game 3 in Pittsburgh

May 01, 2017 | WNST Staff

“I think patience is something we’ve got to preach. You’ve got to have belief in what you’re doing.”

Game two Pens

Crosby and Fleury Carry the Pens Past the Caps in Game Two

April 30, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps fail to score in a dominant first period and go on to lose, 6-2, to the Penguins and fall behind two games to none.

Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) celebrates a win with center Sidney Crosby (87) after Game 2 in an NHL hockey Stanley Cup second-round playoff series against the Washington Capitals, Saturday, April 29, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Pittsburgh chases Holtby, beats Caps to take 2-0 series lead

April 30, 2017 | WNST Staff

Sidney Crosby set up two goals and Phil Kessel and Jake Guentzel each scored two in the 6-2 final.

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10 Thoughts on the Caps As They Head into Game Two

April 28, 2017 | Ed Frankovic

Washington dominates the shot totals but loses game one due to “big mistakes.”

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Crosby, Bonino lead Pittsburgh past Caps in Game 1

April 28, 2017 | WNST Staff

Sidney Crosby outdueled Alex Ovechkin in a vintage goal-for-goal showdown between the NHL’s top teams.