WASHINGTON (AP) _ Alex Ovechkin has made a career out of scoring crucial goals for the Washington Capitals, and he did once more Monday night. Ovechkin scored a tiebreaking power-play goal late in the second…
WASHINGTON — Capitals fans are counting down the days — not to Christmas, but to New Year’s Day, when the Caps face off against the Chicago Blackhawks atop the diamond in Nationals Park. While 30-degree…
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Dropped to the fourth line by Barry Trotz, Joel Ward responded just as the Washington Capitals coach knew he would. Ward scored two goals — including the game-winner — to lead…
Washington hockey players teamed up with their own pets and rescue dogs to shoot the 2015 Caps Canine Calendar, and it\’s all for charity.
Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin made good on a date invitation from one of his biggest fans — a 10-year-old girl.
On Tuesday the Washington Capitals embarked on a bold, new era. The team introduced Brian MacLellan as senior vice president and general manager, and Barry Trotz as their 17th head coach.
The search begins for a new duo to lead the Capitals, and a blogger for Yahoo! Sports has some ideas.
The Wizards lose to the Trail Blazers, 116-103, and the Caps fall in a shootout in Los Angeles.
The Capitals win, 3-2, in Anaheim, while the Wizards blow a late lead and lose in overtime in Sacramento.
The Washington Wizards beat the Utah Jazz, 104-91, at home Wednesday night, while the Capitals lost to the Flyers in Philadelphia, 6-4.
The Washington Capitals added a potentially significant piece to their lineup Tuesday with the acquisition of veteran forward Dustin Penner from the Anaheim Ducks. Penner is a natural left winger who could play alongside Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin on the Capitals\’ No.1 line.
The Washington Capitals would like to wish you a very merry holiday season.
Christmas came early this year for four families in the District as Capitals and Wizards players handed out toys and gifts Wednesday.
As Mikhail Grabovski prepares for a personal Reunion Weekend, with games against the Canadiens on Friday and the Maple Leafs on Saturday, the Washington Capitals\’ third-line center admits that he will have plenty of motivation in facing two of his former employers in back-to-back contests.
Capitals\’ team captain Alex Ovechkin is complaining about the officiating in the Caps Monday evening loss to the Rangers, which ended the team\’s playoff run.