Tag Archives: Carolina Hurricanes

2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs Round One Scenarios For Capitals

Photo: Jared Silber/NHLI via Getty Images Now that the Washington Capitals have locked up a spot in the 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs, the focus shifts towards seeding. There are three opponents that the Capitals could face in Round 1 starting … Continue reading

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A Look At The Key Races Across NHL With Two Weeks Left In Regular Season

Photo: Joe Sargent/NHLI via Getty Images With two weeks remaining in the regular season after Thursday night, there is still plenty to watch for as just five spots in the Stanley Cup Playoffs are taken, teams are battling for positioning, and … Continue reading

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Throwing A Right Into the Eye of the Hurricane: Tom Wilson Takes Down Carolina Hurricanes’ Brendan Smith in Third Period Fight

The Washington Capitals’ 6-1 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes at Capital One Arena on Monday night was one that the team and the home crowd would like to forget and look ahead to the schedule ahead. While the night was … Continue reading

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Carolina Crushes Capitals, 6-1

Photo: Photo by Scott Taetsch/Getty Images The Carolina Hurricanes thumped the Washington Capitals, 6-1 Monday night at Capital One Arena. The loss drops the Capitals record to 37-21-10 (84 points) on the season. The Capitals end the season series with the … Continue reading

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Marcus Johansson Dropped To Third Line, Lars Eller Shifted To Wing: News From Capitals Monday Morning Gameday Skate

The Washington Capitals had the day off on Sunday following their 4-3 win over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night. The team returned to work Monday morning for their gameday morning skate in advance of their tilt with the … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Passes Luc Robitaille for Most Career Points By Left Winger and Is Now 22nd in Overall Points

Photo by Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via Getty Images Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin scored a game-tying power play goal in the third period of Friday’s game against the Carolina Hurricanes. The goal was his 1,395th career NHL point, allowing him to … Continue reading

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Capitals Crunch Hurricanes, 4-3 (SO); Kuznetsov Extends Point-Streak To Eight

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes by a score of 4-3 in a shootout at PNC Arena on Friday night to leapfrog a point ahead of the Boston Bruins (who have a game in hand) for the … Continue reading

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No Update On T.J. Oshie, Ilya Samsonov To Start In Goal Tonight Against Hurricanes

The Washington Capitals winged their way to Raleigh from Columbus last night following their 7-2 shellacking of the Blue Jackets. The Capitals and Hurricanes do battle tonight in the second game of a back-to-back set for both teams.

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Gaining Ground: Alex Ovechkin Scores Career Goal No. 763, Within Four of Passing Jaromir Jagr For Third All-Time

Rob Carr/Getty Images On Thursday, Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin scored his 763rd career goal in the Capitals’ 4-0 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes. Fourth all-time in NHL history in that category, the marker inches the 36-year old closer to … Continue reading

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Capitals Blank Carolina, 4-0, In Mantha’s Return; Kuznetsov Scores, Carlson Tallies Two Helpers

Photo by John McCreary/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals shut out the Carolina Hurricanes by a score of 4-0 at Capital One Arena on Thursday in left-wing Anthony Mantha’s return to the lineup from shoulder surgery, which he underwent … Continue reading

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