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Brawl On Broadway Part II: Capitals, Rangers Drop The Gloves One Second Into Chaotic First Period

After Monday night’s dramatic 6-3 win over the New York Rangers in which Right Wing Tom Wilson found himself in the crosshairs of the National Hockey League and the Rangers themselves, there was little doubt that there would be fireworks … Continue reading

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Brawl on Broadway: Scramble In Front of the Capitals’ Net Leads To Two-Team Brawl

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images With the Washington Capitals having lost captain Alex Ovechkin after one shift, with two forwards and a defenseman already out of the lineup, the team would require grit and grind from the rest of the lineup to … Continue reading

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Conor Sheary Nets Thirteenth Goal; Michael Raffl Records First Point as A Capital During Monday’s Game Against Rangers

Screen cap: NBC Sports Washington Washington Capitals forward Conor Sheary scored his thirteenth goal of the season during Monday’s game against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. Newly acquired forward Michael Raffl picked up his first point as … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Leaves Game Against Rangers After Just One Shift, Will Not Return

With Evgeny Kuznetsov and T.J. Oshie out of the Washington Capitals’ lineup against the New York Rangers, the return of Captain Alex Ovechkin and Alternate captain John Carlson were welcome bits of news for Head Coach Peter Laviolette’s team. However, … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Evgeny Kuznetsov, Ilya Samsonov Will Not Dress for Monday’s Game Against Rangers For Disciplinary Reasons; Craig Anderson To Backup Vanecek

According to The Washington Post‘s Samantha Pell, Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov and goaltender Ilya Samsonov will not dress for Monday’s game against the New York Rangers. It was a team decision due to disciplinary reasons. Goaltender Craig Anderson will backup … Continue reading

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Washington at New York Series Preview: Capitals On the Road Final Time This Season Against Rangers

Photo: Al Bello/Getty Images The Washington Capitals will take their final road trip of the season, stopping in Manhattan to face the Rangers on Monday (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington, ESPN+) and Wednesday (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington+, … Continue reading

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Dilly Dilly Fight Night: Brenden Dillon Drops Penguins Teddy Blueger in One-sided Fisticuffs

Not much went right for the Washington Capitals in their 3-0 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night, just a few nights after clinching a spot in the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs. As one might expect, frustrations mounted and … Continue reading

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Sprong Has Sprung: Capitals’ Daniel Sprong Nets Fourth Goal in Three Games

Photo: Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images Washington Capitals forward Daniel Sprong stayed hot during Thursday’s game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Capital One Arena, scoring his eleventh goal of the season and fourth in his last three games.

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Power Play Prowess: T.J. Oshie Ties Career-High In Power Play Goals Against the Pittsburgh Penguins

Patrick Smith/Getty Images With Washington Capitals captain and power play weapon Alex Ovechkin out for the first time ever against the Pittsburgh Penguins as he continues to deal with an injury suffered a week ago, and defenseman John Carlson also … Continue reading

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Fans Return to Capital One Arena For Tuesday’s Game Against Islanders; Capitals Recognize Frontline Workers

Photos: @Capitals It’s been thirteen months — 418 days specifically — since Washington Capitals fans were in Capital One Arena cheering on the boys. On Tuesday, it was Fans Opening Night as the arena was filled at 10% capacity (2,100 … Continue reading

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