Category Archives: Game Re-Caps

Flyers Thump Capitals, 5-2

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals fell to the Philadelphia Flyers 5-2 on Wednesday night at Capital One Arena. The loss drops the Capitals record to 40-20-6 (86 points) on the season. The Flyers win pulls them to within one point … Continue reading

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Saturday Night Regional Rivalry – Retro Recap: Washington Capitals vs New York Rangers – March 3, 1984

NHL The Washington Capitals and New York Rangers have long been natural rivals. Over the nearly 46 seasons the Capitals have been in the league, the two Eastern Conference and Atlantic region teams have met multiples times during the regular … Continue reading

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Capitals Whack Wild, 4-3; Alex Ovechkin Earns Seventh Three-Point Game Of The Season

Photo: Bruce Kluckhohn/Getty Images The Washington Capitals downed the Minnesota Wild by a score of 4-3 at Xcel Energy Center on Sunday night, ending the Wild’s three-game winning streak. The victory boosted the Capitals’ lead over the Philadelphia Flyers by … Continue reading

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Capitals Can’t Solve Connor Hellebuyck In 3-0 Loss To Jets

The Washington Capitals fell to the Winnipeg Jets by a score of 3-0 at Bell MTS Place on Thursday night to split the home-and-home series. The loss kept the Capitals four points ahead of the Pittsburgh Penguins for first place … Continue reading

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Capitals Drop Jets 4-3 in the Shootout, Alex Ovechkin Scores Shootout Winner

Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals defeated the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 Tuesday night in a shootout at Capital One Arena, a night on which the team celebrated Alex Ovechkin’s 700th career goal. Ovechkin would score the first goal … Continue reading

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Capitals Rally to Dump Penguins, 5-3; Carl Hagelin Scores Two Goals, Jakub Vrana Scores 24th Goal of the Season; Tom Wilson Scores 20th Goal of the Season

Photo: Patrick Smith via Getty Images The Washington Capitals rallied to beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-3 Sunday afternoon at Capital One Arena. The Capitals opened the scoring with a goal from Jakub Vrana for a 1-0 lead at the first … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Finally Hits 700-Goal Plateau, But Devils Down Capitals 3-2

Photo: Getty Images Captain Alex Ovechkin scored the 700th goal in his NHL career but the Washington Capitals fell the New Jersey Devils by a score of 3-2 at Prudential Center as their losing streak extended to four. They remain … Continue reading

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Miracle on Capital Centre Ice: Retro Recap – Washington Capitals vs. Montreal Canadiens – February 19, 1980

Photo Credit: @mikecomitto As most avid hockey fans, particularly in the United States, are aware, February 22, 1980 marks the day on which the “Miracle on Ice” occurred, in which the United States Olympic hockey team, a team composed primarily … Continue reading

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“We’re Chasing Too Many Games”: Todd Reirden Speaks After Capitals’ Loss to Vegas

With a loss to the Vegas Golden Knights on Monday evening, the Washington Capitals have drawn their record in their last 20 games to 10-10-0 and are in the midst of their toughest stretch of the 2019-20 season. After the … Continue reading

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Capitals Rally Falls Short, Lose To Knights, 3-2; T.J. Oshie Scores Two Goals

Photo: @VegasKnights The Washington Capitals fell to the Vegas Knights 3-2 on Monday evening at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The Knights would get the scoring started just 3:43 into the contest and add another tally just before the end … Continue reading

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