When the Washington Capitals won the Stanley Cup this spring, there was almost as much drama about whether Metro would stay open as there was on the ice. But data obtained by WTOP show relatively few people ended up using the extra Metro service, except on the night the Capitals actually won the title.
The defending Stanley Cup champions also got goals from John Carlson, Evgeny Kuznetsov and T.J. Oshie.
The well-traveled Stanley Cup made its way to Capitol Hill, where fans decked out in team apparel lined the halls of the Rayburn Building to get their turn with the championship prize won by the Washington Capitals this summer.
Alex Ovechkin and the other players, who craned their necks to see the video montages of last season on the overhead scoreboard — and couldn’t help but smile.
Alex Ovechkin and the Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals opened their title defense with a 7-0 thrashing of the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night.
The Washington Capitals’ 2018 Stanley Cup Championship rings were unveiled and presented to the team Monday during a private ceremony in D.C. See what they look like.
Even though the Pittsburgh Penguins went back-to-back in 2016 and 2017, the odds are against Washington repeating despite bringing back an almost identical roster from last year’s run.
After winning the Stanley Cup, this summer’s been a nonstop party for the Washington Capitals. But with practice beginning Friday, it’s officially time to get back to work. See photos.
The Capitals seemed to celebrate as hard as any champion in NHL history. When they get on the ice for the first practices of training camp Friday, they will be just one of 31 teams chasing a title all over again.
Changdler Stephenson looked up into the stands and saw Brayden Camrud, a friend from back home who played for the Humboldt Broncos junior team. Camrud and Kaleb Dahlgren, another friend of Stephenson’s, survived the April bus crash on the prairie of Saskatchewan that killed 16 people, including 11 of their teammates.
Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin took the NHL trophy to a fan zone in Moscow where World Cup games are screened.
On his one day with the Stanley Cup, Capitals defenseman John Carlson showed it off in Bethesda for a worthy cause. Fans who made a donation to Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation got a chance to take photos with Carlson and the cup. See more photos.
You’ve probably seen it pop up on social media and in the news: the Stanley Cup in all kinds of locations and events. But who makes sure it stays safe?
The star of Canada Day celebrations at the Canadian Embassy in D.C. on Sunday was the Stanley Cup.
Caps fans rocked the red on Saturday at Fanfest for a picture with the Stanley Cup and a chance to get a peek at the team’s development camp scrimmage at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Virginia. But some fans said they were turned away from the event even as they stood in line for hours.
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