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Capitals’ Tom Wilson Suspended Seven Games For Boarding Bruins’ Brandon Carlo

The NHL’s Department of Player Safety announced on Saturday evening that Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson has been suspended for seven games for boarding defenseman Brandon Carlo in the team’s 5-1 loss to the Boston Bruins on Friday. Wilson will … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Tom Wilson Offered In-Person Hearing For Hit On Bruins’ Brandon Carlo

The NHL’s Department of Player Safety announced on Saturday morning that Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson has been offered an in-person hearing for boarding defenseman Brandon Carlo in the team’s 5-1 loss to the Boston Bruins on Friday night.

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Boxing In Beantown: Physicality Erupts In Capitals-Bruins Rematch

After their Wednesday night victory over the Boston Bruins saw some animosity develop between their respective benches, the Washington Capitals’ and Boston Bruins’ rematch on Friday night proved to be a much more physical sequel, with both teams’ tempers flaring.

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Bruins Blast Capitals, 5-1; Nicklas Backstrom Earns 700th Career Assist

Photo: Brian Babineau/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Boston Bruins by a score of 5-1 at TD Garden on Friday. The loss kept the Capitals tied with the New York Islanders and put them just one point ahead … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom Records 700th Career Assist

Photo: NHL via Getty Images Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom recorded his 700th assist Friday night against the Bruins in Boston. The assist came in the third period on Jakub Vrana’s goal.

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Vitek Vanecek Will Start In Goal Tonight, Lines: News From Capitals’ Morning Skate In Boston

The Capitals are back in action Friday night for game two of their two-game set against the Boston Bruins. Puck drop is set for just after 7:00 PM. The team held their game day morning skate Friday morning at Warrior … Continue reading

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East Division Status Report: How The Capitals Rank In Team Statistics Within The Division

With 22 games of the abbreviated 56-game regular season now in the books for the Washington Capitals (approximately 40%), we continue our periodic divisional assessment with a look at how each team in the East Division is performing to date.

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Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Fined $5,000 For Spearing Bruins’ Trent Frederic

Photo: NBC Sports The NHL’s Department of Player Safety announced on Thursday morning that Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin was fined $5,000 for spearing forward Trent Frederic in the groin with 5:30 left of the team’s 2-1 shootout win over … Continue reading

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Capitals Defeat Bruins, 2-1 in Shootout; Zdeno Chara Returns to Boston

Photo: Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals defeated the Boston Bruins 2-1 in a shootout at TD Garden on Wednesday. The win improves the Capitals record to 13-5-4 (30 points) and first place in the MassMutual East Division. … Continue reading

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Tiger On A Roll: Lars Eller Scores Goal Against Boston Bruins, Keeps Point Streak Going

Center Lars Eller is one of the Washington Capitals’ most valuable forwards, able to play in multiple situations if called upon. While he is not a solely offensive-minded player, the former first-round pick of the St. Louis Blues has been … Continue reading

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