Stories tagged: washington capitals
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 …
Mon., April 22, 2019
John Klingberg scored from the left circle 17:02 into overtime and the Dallas Stars beat the Nashville Predators 2-1 on Monday night in Dallas to wrap up their first-round Western …
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019
Carolina Hurricanes rookie Andrei Svechnikov is in the concussion protocol after Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin punched him, sending his head crashing onto the ice. Coach Rod Brind’Amour says he …
UPDATED: Mon., April 15, 2019
Rookie forward Warren Foegele had two goals and an assist, Petr Mrazek earned his fourth career postseason shutout and the Carolina Hurricanes won their first home playoff game in a …
UPDATED: Mon., April 8, 2019
Couch Slouch: As the National Hockey League playoffs commence — they are held annually at this time except in those years in which the entire season is canceled — I …
Sat., March 30, 2019
Thu., March 28, 2019
Nic Dowd scored on a deflection with 4:56 remaining and the Washington Capitals clinched a playoff berth with a 3-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night.
Tue., March 19, 2019
Brett Connolly sparked a three-goal second period and the Washington Capitals moved into first place in the Metropolitan Division with a 4-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday …
UPDATED: Sun., March 3, 2019
Alex Ovechkin scored in the fourth round of a shootout without putting the puck in the net, and the Washington Capitals extended their win streak to four games with a …