The Capitals looked like a broken team 20 games into the season. Now they’re in the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in 20 years. A realization in mid-November that things had to change went a long way.
It was a little before 3 a.m. when the Capitals’ chartered flight landed at Dulles International Airport, but several dozen super fans were there to greet the team as heroes.
Hear all the highlights from the Capitals Radio Network in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final.
Before the puck drops tonight for Game 7 between the Capitals and Lightning in the East Final, take one more listen back, in montage form, at Washington’s 3-0 win in Game 6.
As the Capitals prepare for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final on Wednesday night, we take a stroll down memory lane and look back at Washington’s four wins in a Game 7 setting.
Hear the Capitals’ highlights from Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Final as called by John Walton and Ken Sabourin on the Washington Capitals Radio Network
Hear the highlights below from Game 2 with John Walton and Ken Sabourin on the call on the Capitals Radio Network. Follow the Capitals Radio Network on Twitter @CapitalsRadio.
Evgeny Kuznetsov’s series-clinching goal to eliminate the Pittsburgh Penguins ranks among the greatest goals in Capitals franchise history. But is it No. 1?
It took a lot longer than the Capitals ever wanted, but an older, wiser, grayer Alex Ovechkin and his teammates finally broke through to beat the Penguins and reach the conference finals.
Sidney Crosby, Alex Ovechkin and company rewrote the script a bit this time around: Washington is moving on after ousting the two-time defending Stanley Cup champion Penguins in six games. Here’s an updated history lesson.
Rookie Shane Gersich is expected to remain in the Capitals lineup Saturday for Game 5 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series against the Penguins. Gersich impressed in his postseason debut in Game 4 Thursday in Pittsburgh.
The Capitals went from sudden death to instant life after Lars Eller’s game-winning goal at the nine-minute mark of double overtime secured a 3-2 win in Game 3 in Columbus. The Blue Jackets now lead the series 2-games-to-1.
Alex Ovechkin was held without a point in Thursday’s Game 1 loss to Columbus and the Capitals captain said he has to be better as the Caps look to even the series in Game 2 Sunday.
In a season chock full of milestones, Alex Ovechkin’s NHL record seventh career goal-scoring title puts The Great 8 in exclusive company.
Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin will become the first player in franchise history to play 1,000 career games and the first from the 2004 NHL draft class.
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.