Against an ailing Devils team, the Washington Capitals were expected to come out on top in this one. They did just that and remained hot with a 3-0 win over New Jersey Friday.
As the playoff race and the final stretch looms, the Washington Capitals are heating up at the right time. They’ve won five straight, and will look to keep the ball rolling against an ailing Devils team that has lost four in a row.
Nicklas Backstrom scored in the third period after missing a game, and Alexander Ovechkin netted his NHL-leading 31st and 32nd goals of the season, helping the Washington Capitals win their 14th straight over the Boston Bruins with a 4-2 victory Thursday night.
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.
The only thing harder than winning a championship is winning two back-to-back. The Caps return to the ice knowing the challenge in front of them.
Washington Capitals players, coaches and owner Ted Leonsis were honored at Saturday’s afternoon game where the Nationals took on the Giants.
Hear the highlights from Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final courtesy the Capitals Radio Network.
Hear the highlights from Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final between the Washington Capitals and Vegas Golden Knights.
Jakub Vrana has made tremendous strides in the postseason and is now emerging as a key cog for the Capitals in the Stanley Cup Final against Vegas.
Hear the highlights of Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final, courtesy of the Capitals Radio Network.
Hear the Capitals highlights from Game 1 of the Stanley Cup as heard on the Capitals Radio Network.
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.
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 highlights of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final between the Capitals and Lightning, as heard on the Capitals Radio Network with John Walton on the call.
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