Category Archives: Game Re-Caps

Shorthanded Capitals Defeat Grubauer, Avalanche, 3-2 (OT); Nicklas Backstrom Snipes Game-Winner

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals beat the Colorado Avalanche by a final score of 3-2 in overtime to improve to a 2-1-0 record on their four-game road trip at Pepsi Center in Denver on Friday night. Goaltender Pheonix Copley made … Continue reading

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Capitals Dump Wild, 5-2; Tom Wilson Scores In Return and Dmitry Orlov Nets Two

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals defeated the Minnesota Wild by a final score of 5-2 on Tuesday night to begin their four-game road trip at the Xcel Energy Center. Goaltender Pheonix Copley made 25 saves in the win. The Wild … Continue reading

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Blue Jackets Bounce Capitals, 2-1

Photo: @BlueJackets The Washington Capitals fell the Columbus Blue Jackets by a final score of 2-1 at Capital One Arena on Friday night. With the loss, Capitals fell to 2-2-0 on their five-game homestand. Goaltender Braden Holtby made 34 saves … Continue reading

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The Capitals Are Playing Too Loose and Need To Tighten Their Game Up

How can the Capitals adjust their game in the middle of this lengthy home stand? Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Fall to the Rochester Americans, 4-1

Photo: Tori Hartman After a slow start to the 2018-19 season, the Hershey Bears were going strong coming into Saturday night, having won four straight. With the momentum in their favor, the Chocolate and White hoped to make it five … Continue reading

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Canadiens Outlast Capitals, 6-4; Eller and Ovechkin Each Notch Two-Goal Games

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals fell to the Montreal Canadiens by a final score of 6-4 at Bell Centre on Thursday night despite leading 4-3 in the final five minutes of the game. The Capitals ended their Canadian road trip … Continue reading

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Capitals Cool Flames, 4-3, in Shootout; Nicklas Backstrom Gets the Game-Winner and Pheonix Copley Makes 28 Saves For First NHL Win

Photo: @NHLFlames The Washington Capitals beat the Calgary Flames by a final score of 4-3 in a shootout at the Scotiabank Saddledome on Saturday afternoon. With the victory, the Capitals finished their western portion of their Canadian road trip with a … Continue reading

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Oilers Conquer Capitals, 4-1; Andre Burakovsky Scores First Goal Of The Season and Alex Chiasson Scores Against Former Team

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals fell to the Edmonton Oilers by a final score of 4-1 at Rogers Place on Thursday night. Braden Holtby made 28 saves in the loss. The Oilers wrapped up a four-game homestand while the Capitals … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Fall 5-1 to Milwaukee Admirals in Lopsided Contest

Photo: Milwaukee Admirals Unlike their parent club, the Hershey Bears’ start to the 2018-19 season hasn’t been a great one, as entering Saturday, they were 0-3-0 in their first three games. And after Saturday night’s contest against the Milwaukee Admirals, … Continue reading

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Rocked At The Rock: Devils Drub Capitals, 6-0; Washington Drops First Regulation Decision Of The Season

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals fell to the New Jersey Devils at Prudential Center in Newark by a final score of 6-0 on Thursday night. The lone bright spot for Washington was goaltender Pheonix Copley, who made his Capitals debut … Continue reading

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