Category Archives: Games

Wednesday Night Hockey Preview: Lightning Hit The District For The First Time This Season

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images The Washington Capitals host the Tampa Bay Lightning for the lone time this season when the Bolts come to town on Wednesday night for the first time since Game 6 of last year’s Eastern Conference Final. … Continue reading

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Capitals Dominate Devils, 4-1; Brett Connolly Scores 20th Of The Season

Photo: Andy Marlin/Getty Images The Washington Capitals concluded their four-game Eastern Conference road trip with a 4-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils at Prudential Center on Tuesday night. The win put the Capitals two points ahead the New York … Continue reading

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With the 2018-19 Regular Season Inching Closer to an End, the Washington Capitals Are Showing a Well-Balanced Offensive Attack

The Washington Capitals are pushing hard for the postseason with a well-balanced offensive attack. Continue reading

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Washington at New Jersey Preview: Capitals’ Road Trip Reaches The End At The Rock on Tuesday Night

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Washington Capitals visit the New Jersey Devils for the final meeting of the season between the two teams. After getting drubbed 6-0 in the Devils’ home opener on October 11, the Capitals downed the Devils … Continue reading

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Capitals at Lightning – Inside The Numbers: Rally Falls Short in Tampa Bay

Photo: Scott Audette/Getty Images The Washington Capitals‘ first meeting of the season with the league-leading Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday night did not go as well as the Caps had hoped as they fell 6-3. While the Capitals came up short, … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Scores Two Goals and Reaches Two New Milestones

Alex Ovechkin scored two more goals in the Capitals 6-3 loss to the Lightning in Tampa Saturday night. Each goal was a new milestone for the “Great 8”.

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Alex Killorn’s Hat Trick Helps Lightning Strike Capitals, 6-3; Alex Ovechkin Nets Two Goals

Photo: Scott Audette/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning by a score of 6-3 at Amalie Arena on Saturday night. The loss kept the Capitals two points up on the New York Islanders for first place … Continue reading

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Eastern Conference Showdown: Capitals at Lightning Goalie Matchup

As the Washington Capitals and Tampa Bay Lightning prepare for Saturday night’s “Beasts of the East” matchup, one of the marquee matchups to watch will be in the goal crease. The Capitals’ Braden Holtby and Lightning’s Andrei Vasilevskiy will man … Continue reading

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Washington at Tampa Bay Preview: Two Eastern Conference Heavy Weights Clash For The First Time in Saturday Night Showdown at Amalie Arena

Photo: THN The Washington Capitals and Tampa Bay Lightning clash for the first time this season when the two teams meet at Amalie Arena on Saturday night. After the Bolts took two out of three regular-season meetings between the two … Continue reading

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Comparing The 2018-19 Lightning To The 2015-16 Capitals

Photo: Stars and Sticks The Tampa Bay Lightning are having a historic season, holding an 18-point cushion on the San Jose Sharks in the Presidents’ Trophy race and became the second-fastest team in NHL history to clinch a berth in … Continue reading

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