Category Archives: Game Re-Caps

Alex Ovechkin Scores Twice as Capitals Beat Blue Jackets 6-3; Advance to Face Pittsburgh Penguins in Second Round

Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-3 Monday night in Columbus. The win closed-out their first-round series with the Blue Jackets, 4-2. The Capitals will face the Pittsburgh Penguins in round … Continue reading

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Capitals Beat Blue Jackets 4-3 (OT); Take 3-2 Series Lead

Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3 (OT) Saturday afternoon at Capital One Arena. After the Jackets opened the scoring, Nicklas Backstrom would notch a tally in the first frame for a 1-1 … Continue reading

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Capitals Drop Blue Jackets, 4-1, Level Series 2-2; Wilson, Ovechkin Each Tally Two Points, Kuznetsov Records Three

Photo: NHL After dropping their first two games at home, Washington Capitals Captain Alex Ovechkin said his team would come home with an even series, and the Caps delivered Thursday night, beating the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 in Game 4 … Continue reading

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Keys to the Game 3 Victory: How Did the Washington Capitals Pull Off a Stunning Double Overtime Upset in Columbus?

What adjustments did the Washington Capitals make to steal a Game 3 double overtime victory in Columbus? Continue reading

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Lars Eller Wins It for Capitals, 3-2 in Double OT; Caps Cut Series Deficit to 2-1

Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 in Game 3 at Nationwide Arena on Monday night in double overtime. Columbus leads the series 2-1. The Capitals bounced back after dropping the … Continue reading

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Down In a 0-2 Hole, How Can the Washington Capitals Crawl Back Into the Series Versus Columbus?

What adjustments can the Washington Capitals make in their game as they head to Columbus down 0-2 in the series? Continue reading

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Capitals Fall to Blue Jackets 5-4 (OT); Trail In Series 2-0

Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-4 (OT) Sunday night at Capital One Arena. Jay Beagle and Alex Ovechkin would notch tallies in the opening frame to give the Caps a 2-1 … Continue reading

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Capitals Fall to Blue Jackets 4-3 (OT)

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3 (OT) Thursday night at Capital One Arena. Evgeny Kuznetsov stole the show in the opening frame, scoring two goals to give the Caps … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Demolished by Charlotte Checkers, Lose 7-3

Photo: AHL On a night in which their NHL affiliate Capitals downed the New Jersey Devils 5-3, the Hershey Bears came nowhere near matching that, losing 7-3 to the Charlotte Checkers in a game that saw both teams get their … Continue reading

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Capitals Dump Devils 5-3; Alex Ovechkin Scores Twice

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the New Jersey Devils 5-3 Saturday night at Capital One Arena. Alex Ovechkin wasted little time giving the Caps an early 1-0 lead with his 48th goal of the … Continue reading

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