Hockey great Gordie Howe has passed away, CBS News has learned.
Just because Washington is in the midst of a title drought doesn’t make it a bad sports town. In fact, it’s quite the opposite.
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“It will be weird going against some of my really good buddies, guys that were standing next to me at my wedding, but it’ll be fun,” T.J. Oshie says.
The Capitals are getting ready for the NHL playoffs with home-ice advantage on their side. “One more week and the exciting part begins,” the captain and left wing says.
Mature now at the age of 30 and playing with his young enthusiasm again, all signs point to a big gap-toothed grin this spring for Washington hockey.
A Washington Capitals player is one of the first four players to be chosen as a division captain for the 2016 Honda NHL All-Star game in Nashville, Tennessee later this month.
A Manassas police detective who worked on a regional task force to protect children from Internet crimes and was at the center of a child exploitation investigation killed himself Tuesday as police came to arrest him.
WASHINGTON — Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin tied Sergei Fedorov on Saturday for the most goals scored in the NHL by a Russian-born player. Ovechkin recorded his team-leading eighth goal of the season and the…
(SARASOTA, Fla.) — Hockey icon Al Arbour has died. Al Arbour has died at the age of 82 after a lifetime career in hockey where he served as a player, coach, and as an executive.…
WASHINGTON — It’s one day, it’s free and it just might become a passion. USA Hockey’s annual “Try Hockey for Free” day is Saturday at most local rinks. For boys and girls between the ages…
WASHINGTON — With the NHL on its All-Star break and hitting the second half of the season Tuesday, three teams are within four points of the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference.…
WASHINGTON — Nationals Park will be packed on New Year’s Day — not for baseball, of course, but for the National Hockey League’s Winter Classic. It’s one thing to go to the park for baseball…
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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.
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