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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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Capitals Keep Same Lineup For Game 6; Game Status For Svechnikov, Ferland, and Martinook To Be Determined After Morning Skate For Hurricanes

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals came into Monday’s morning skate in all business mode with a chance to secure a spot in the Second Round on the line when they visit the Carolina Hurricanes in Game 6 of the First … Continue reading

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Round 1, Game 6 Preview: Capitals Look To Close Out Carolina On Monday Night

Photo: NHL Via Getty Images The Washington Capitals had one hell of a Game 5. Deemed as their best game of the series, the Capitals sent a very clear message that they are not done. In addition, major milestones were made. … Continue reading

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Multiple Milestones Reached In Game 5 vs. Hurricanes For Capitals

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images Six goals in Game 5 meant a lot of milestones were hit for the Washington Capitals. As much fun as the team had in their 6-0 win in the Carolina Hurricanes, the fact that some set … Continue reading

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Checking In With Old Friends: Philipp Grubauer Is Taking the Colorado Avalanche to the Second Round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs

Former Washington Capitals netminder Philipp Grubauer is taking the Colorado Avalanche further into the postseason. Continue reading

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Nic Dowd Scores First Career Playoff Goal on Penalty Shot in Game 5

Prior to the season, Capitals’ center Nic Dowd was an unknown to the Caps, in terms of his playing ability and how effective he could replace longtime fourth-line center Jay Beagle, who departed the team in free agency. However, through … Continue reading

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Hurricanes’ Andrei Svechnikov, Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Pointing Fingers At One Another On Who Sparked Game 3 Fight

Photo: NBC Sports Washington One of the biggest subjects of conversations after Game 3 of the First Round series between the Washington Capitals and Carolina Hurricanes was the fight between Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin and Hurricanes rookie forward Andrei Svechnikov … Continue reading

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Carl Hagelin Moves To Top-Six For Capitals; Michael Ferland and Andrei Svechnikov Out Again In Game 5 For Hurricanes

With forward T.J. Oshie out for Game 5 with an upper-body injury, forward Carl Hagelin was promoted to the second line with center Evgeny Kuznetsov and forward Jakub Vrana for the Washington Capitals. Forward Tom Wilson took Oshie’s spot on … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals’ T.J. Oshie Likely Done For The Season

Photo: THN Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie will not likely play again this postseason, sources told Isabelle Khurshudyan of the Washington Post. Oshie left the Capitals’ 2-1 loss in Game 4 of their First Round series with the Carolina Hurricanes … Continue reading

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Round 1, Game 5 Preview: Capitals and Hurricanes Look For 3-2 Lead in Series on Saturday

Photo: Sportsnet The Washington Capitals are back at Capital One Arena for the fifth game in their first-round series against the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night. Thursday’s 2-1 loss in Raleigh put the Capitals in a rough place. Both teams … Continue reading

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