Ovechkin entered the night as the NHL’s goal leader and stretched his total to 25 through 30 games, halfway to a potential eighth 50-goal season.
Alex Ovechkin scored his NHL-leading 22nd goal and Braden Holtby got his 34th career shutout as the Washington Capitals beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-0 on Saturday night.
Burakovsky, moved up to the top line due to Tom Wilson’s injury, scored the game-winner on a shot against the Arizona Coyotes that caromed in off Adin Hill’s blocker with 4:42 left.
Tom Wilson has grown into one of the Capitals’ most important players and is the heartbeat of the team. His biggest challenge now is trying to stay on the ice.
It was the first time the Washington Capitals skated at T-Mobile Arena since winning and hoisting Stanley Cup in June. The Caps lost to the Vegas Golden Knights 5-3 Tuesday night. See photos.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trailing the defending Stanley Cup champions by four in the second period, the Anaheim Ducks believed they had a chance. They were right. Pontus Aberg scored twice in the third, including the…
Tom Wilson scored again before being ejected, Nicklas Backstrom had a hat trick and the Washington Capitals beat the New Jersey Devils 6-3 to extend the defending Stanley Cup champions’ winning streak to seven games.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Tom Wilson got back on the score sheet and put himself back under the microscope that has become a part of his existence in the NHL. Wilson scored again before being ejected…
The Washington Capitals beat the New York Rangers 5-3 Saturday for their season-high fifth straight win.
Michal Kempny and Alex Ovechkin scored 1:56 apart in the third period, helping the Washington Capitals beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-1.
The 2019 Capitals Canine Calendar dropped this week, launching the Caps’ most recent fundraiser to benefit our four-legged friends. If you’re still looking for the perfect holiday gift for the sporty dog-lover in your life, you need not look fur-ther.
The Caps finally won a title, but that’s not the only thing D.C. sports fans can be thankful for this year. The WTOP Sports staff shares their picks.
Tom Wilson, Andre Burakovsky and Michal Kempny scored to give Washington an early lead, and the Capitals held on to beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-2.
Three Washington Capitals players visited a Southeast D.C. elementary school Tuesday to give laptops and tablets. There was also another gift, much to the surprise of the school’s principal. See photos.
Veteran Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik has undergone arthroscopic surgery on his right knee and is expected to miss four to six weeks.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.