Stories tagged: washington capitals
Sun., March 1, 2020
Sun., Feb. 23, 2020
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 22, 2020
Alex Ovechkin became the eight NHL player to score 700 career goals, reaching the milestone in the third period of the Washington’ Capitals’ 3-2 loss to the New Jersey Devils …
Tue., Feb. 18, 2020
The Washington Capitals bolstered their blue line Tuesday by acquiring veteran defenseman Brenden Dillon from the San Jose Sharks.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 17, 2020
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Sun., Feb. 2, 2020
Mon., Jan. 27, 2020
Thu., Jan. 16, 2020
Alex Ovechkin took a stick to the face and put three pucks in the net for a hat trick to lead the Washington Capitals past the New Jersey Devils 5-2 …
Mon., Jan. 13, 2020
Wed., Jan. 8, 2020
Kevin Hayes scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period short-handed to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 3-2 victory over the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night.
Sun., Jan. 5, 2020
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 3, 2020
Evgeny Kuznetsov and Lars Eller each had a goal and an assist, and the Washington Capitals held off the Carolina Hurricanes for a 4-3 win Friday night.
Mon., Dec. 23, 2019
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 16, 2019
Wed., Dec. 11, 2019
T.J. Oshie scored twice in under four minutes and John Carlson got the go-ahead goal to extend the Washington Capitals’ longstanding domination of the Boston Bruins with a 3-2 victory …
Mon., Dec. 9, 2019
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 29, 2019
Dmitry Orlov scored 3:03 into overtime, and the Washington Capitals rallied to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 on Friday.
Wed., Nov. 20, 2019
Washington Capitals forward Garnet Hathaway has been suspended three games for spitting on an opponent.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 19, 2019
Garnet Hathaway was ejected for spitting on an opponent and now the Washington Capitals winger may have to swallow more punishment from the NHL.
Mon., Nov. 18, 2019
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 15, 2019
Shea Weber scored to extend his points streak to five games, Carey Price made 25 saves and the Montreal Canadiens responded to a big hit by Alex Ovechkin on Jonathan …
Mon., Nov. 11, 2019
Sun., Nov. 3, 2019
Jakub Vrana got his first career hat trick and the Washington Capitals beat the Calgary Flames 4-2 Sunday night.
Tue., Sept. 17, 2019
Connor McMichael’s feel for the game made him the Washington Capitals’ first-round draft pick in June. Combine that with Evgeny Kunzetsov’s suspension and the door could be wide open for …
UPDATED: Tue., July 16, 2019
The Washington Capitals have taken care of their biggest remaining offseason priority by re-signing winger Jakub Vrana to a $6.7 million, two-year contract. He had been a restricted free agent …
Tue., June 25, 2019
Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik has decided to retire after 15 NHL seasons and two Stanley Cup championships. The 38-year-old says his body is telling him “it is time to …
Fri., May 31, 2019
The NHL said Friday it has closed its review of Capitals star Evgeny Kuznetsov and a now-deleted video on social media that appears to show him in a hotel room …
Fri., April 26, 2019
A first-round exit a year after winning the Stanley Cup has taught the Capitals another lesson for the future about playoff hockey. Alex Ovechkin and his Washington teammates still have …
Wed., April 24, 2019
Jordan Staal tied it in the third, Brock McGinn scored in the second overtime and the Carolina Hurricanes stormed back to stun the Washington Capitals 4-3 in Game 7 to …