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Capitals at Maple Leafs – Inside the Numbers: Impressive Showing In Toronto

Photo: Mark Blinch/NHLI via Getty Images We mentioned earlier in the week that the Capitals at Maple Leafs game was one of our 10 “measuring stick” games. One of the remaining games on the Capitals regular season schedule that should … Continue reading

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Capitals Down Maple Leafs, 3-2; Alex Ovechkin Scores For Fourth Consecutive Game

Photo: Kevin Sousa/Getty Images The Washington Capitals defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs by a final score of 3-2 on Thursday night to improve their record on their season-long six-game road trip to 3-2-0. The team is now a point behind … Continue reading

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Caps Can Kings 3-2; Alex Ovechkin Scores A Pair

Photo: Monumental Sports The Washington Capitals wrapped up their annual west coast swing with a 3-2 win over the Los Angeles Kings Monday night at Staples Center in Los Angeles. The win improves the Capitals record to 33-20-7 (73 points) … Continue reading

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Ducks Dodge Capitals, 5-2, With Two Power-Play Goals In The Third Period; Alex Ovechkin Hits 40-Goal Mark And T.J. Oshie Leaves With Lower-Body Injury

Photo: @AnaheimDucks The Washington Capitals fell to the Anaheim Ducks, who entered the game with a 3-16-4 record in their last 20 games heading into the game, by a score of 5-2 on Sunday night at Honda Center. The loss dropped … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Scores Goal for His 10th 40-goal Season; Joins Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux, and Marcel Dionne As the Only Players Ever to Do So

Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images In the Capitals’ Sunday night game against the Anaheim Ducks, captain Alex Ovechkin scored his 40th goal of the season, his 10th 40-goal season of his career.

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Capitals Thump Sharks 5-1; T.J. Oshie Scores Two Goals And Registers 500th Career NHL Point

Photo by Brandon Magnus/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals began their annual west coast swing with a convincing 5-1 victory over the Sharks at SAP Center in San Jose Thursday night. The win improves the Capitals record to 32-19-7 … Continue reading

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Capitals Drop Kings 6-4; Evgeny Kuznetsov Scores Two Goals, Two Assists

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals wraped-up their season-long six-game homestand (longest homestand in 13 years) with a 6-4 win over the Los Angeles Kings at Capital One Arena Monday night. The Capitals finish the homestand with a … Continue reading

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Ovechkin Passes Former Capital and Hall of Famer Sergei Fedorov to Become All-Time Scoring Russian in NHL History

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images A few weeks ago, Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin tied former Capitals teammate and NHL great Sergei Fedorov for the most points all-time by a Russian-born player at 1,179 in a game against the Toronto Maple Leafs. … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin on the Most Underrated Player He’s Played With, the Goalie He’s Disliked Playing Against the Most, and More

Photo: Fanatics Today, Alex Ovechkin and Lars Eller answered fans’ questions on Reddit as part of Fanatics’ “Ask Me Anything series” as they met with Fanatics for a signing session on Saturday, February 1.  Eller answered questions at 4:00 p.m. … Continue reading

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Super Sunday Hockey: A Look at the Capitals’ Performance on Super Bowl Sunday Over the Years

Photo: Mitchell Layton/NHL via Getty Images While Tom Brady and the New England Patriots and Jared Goff and the Los Angeles Rams will be hoping to come out with a win on Sunday, the Capitals will also be hoping to … Continue reading

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