Category Archives: Game Re-Caps

Capitals Blow Another Lead, Fall to Panthers 3-2; Andre Burakovsky Continues to Heat Up

Photo: Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Florida Panthers 3-2 Thursday night in Sunrise, Florida. The Panthers would strike first early in the opening frame before Lars Eller would tie the game late in the period, making it … Continue reading

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Bolts Beat Caps 4-2, Lightning Strike for Three in First Period

The Washington Capitals fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-2 Tuesday night at Capital One Arena. The Lightning would strike three times in the opening frame for a decisive 3-0 lead at the first intermission. Lars Eller would get the … Continue reading

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Victory is Sweet!: Hershey Bears Top Marlies 5-2, Win Fourth Straight

Photo: Toronto Marlies Two days after shutting out the Belleville Senators for their third consecutive win, the Hershey Bears pounded the Toronto Marlies 5-2 to earn their fourth straight victory and sweep their weekend set.

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Capitals Foil Sabres, 3-2; Alex Ovechkin Scores 35th Goal of the Season

Photo by Bill Wippert/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 in a Presidents Day matinee matchup on the shores of Lake Erie, reclaiming the┬átop spot in the Metropolitan Division. The game was a nice response … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Pound Capitals 7-1

Photos by Bill Smith/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals were trounced by the Chicago Blackhawks 7-1 Saturday night in Chicago. The Blackhawks would open the scoring early in the first before Tom Wilson tied things up with a tally … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Blank Belleville Senators 3-0, Win Third Straight

Photo: Belleville Senators Despite the continued absence of star forward Chris Bourque due to the Olympics and the loss of right wing Riley Barber to a one-game suspension, the Hershey Bears have fared well in the last little while, success … Continue reading

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Capitals Tame Wild 5-2, Andre Burakovsky Continues to Heat-Up

Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/NHLI via Getty Images The Capitals beat the Minnesota Wild 5-2 Thursday night in Saint Paul, Minnesota. After a scoreless opening frame, Tom Wilson would be the first to light the lamp just 59 seconds into the … Continue reading

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The Capitals Need to Find Effort and Focus on This Central Road Trip

The Washington Capitals are 4-3-3 in their last 10 games. Continue reading

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Capitals Fall to Jets 4-3 (OT), Andre Burakovsky Gets “Off the Schneid”

Photo: NHL/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 (OT) Tuesday night in Winnipeg. The Jets would strike first but Nicklas Backstrom would tie the game in the waning seconds of the first period. Andre Burakovsky would … Continue reading

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Red Wings Beat Capitals 5-4 (OT); Late Rally Falls Short for Washington

Photo: NHL/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Detroit Red Wings 5-4 (OT) Sunday afternoon at Capital One Arena. The Capitals would open the scoring with a power play goal by Alex Ovechkin from the office, but the Red … Continue reading

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