Category Archives: Game Re-Caps

Tables Turned: Capitals Eliminated Nearly Seven Years to the Day They Eliminated the Boston Bruins From the 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Capitals’ run as the defending Stanley Cup champions is now officially over and while the sting from what could have been will likely linger for awhile, the Caps find their 2018-19 season ended in an … Continue reading

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Capitals Fall To Hurricanes 4-3 In Double Overtime; Season Ends

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 (2OT) in Game 7 of the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.The Hurricanes win gives them a 4-3 series win, and will advance to face the … Continue reading

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Hurricanes Score Four Unanswered Goals, Force Game 7 With 5-2 Comeback Win

Photo: Grant Halverson/Getty Images After trailing 2-1 after the first period, the Carolina Hurricanes defeated the Washington Capitals by a score of 5-2 in Game 6 of the First Round series to force a Game 7 in the First Round … Continue reading

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Hurricanes Crunch Capitals, 2-1; Tie Series, 2-2

Photo: Grant Halverson/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell the Carolina Hurricanes by a score of 2-1 on Thursday night at PNC Arena in Raleigh to head back home with the First Round series tied 2-2. Goaltender Braden Holtby made 22 … Continue reading

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Hurricanes Blowout Capitals 5-0, Cut Series Deficit To 2-1; Lose Michael Ferland, Andrei Svechnikov Due To Injury

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals fell to the Carolina Hurricanes by a score of 5-0 at PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina, which cuts their series lead to 2-1. Goaltender Braden Holtby made 40 saves in the loss. The game … Continue reading

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Playoff Drama: Early Storylines Through the First Couple of Playoff Games

After two games of each playoff series, the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs are looking a bit unpredictable. Continue reading

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Capitals Down Hurricanes 4-3 In Overtime, Take 2-0 Series Lead

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 (OT) Saturday afternoon at Capital One Arena in the District. Brooks Orpik would pot the game-winner 1:48 into the extra frame. The win gives the … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Shutout Toronto Marlies In Decisive 3-0 Victory, Inch Closer to Clinching Playoff Berth

Photo: Christian Bonin While many of the other teams in the American Hockey League were just starting their day, the Hershey Bears were in the process of playing the first game of the day against the Toronto Marlies, beginning Thursday … Continue reading

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Panthers Hold Off Late Rally, Beat Capitals, 5-3

Photo: Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Florida Panthers by a score of 5-3 and failed to clinch their fourth consecutive Metropolitan Division title at BB&T Center in Sunrise on Monday night despite the fact that … Continue reading

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Capitals Alex Ovechkin Scores 50th Goal of Season; Moves Up NHL Record Books…Again

Photo: NHL via Getty Images After what seemed like an eternity, Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin notched his 50th goal of the 2018-19 season at the 14:35 mark of the third period of play against the Tampa Bay Lightning, adding another … Continue reading

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