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Capitals Rally To Beat Islanders, 4-3 (OT)

Photo by Mike Stobe/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals rallied from a 3-0 deficit in the second period to down the New York Islanders, 4-3 (OT), Monday night at UBS Arena in Belmont Park, New York. The victory improves the … Continue reading

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Lars Eller Looks To Be Healthy Scratch, More Line Changes For Islanders Tonight: Notes From Capitals Morning Skate In New York

The Washington Capitals made their way to Long Island, New York Sunday afternoon in advance of their tilt with the Islanders Monday night at UBS Arena. Puck drop is set for 7:30PM. [Game Preview]. 

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Flyers Clip Capitals, 3-1; Alex Ovechkin Ties Mike Gartner For Most 30-Goal Seasons In NHL History

Photo: @Capitals/Twitter The Washington Capitals fell to the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 3-1  at Capital One Arena on Saturday. The loss dropped the Capitals’ record to 23-16-6 and 52 points on the season. Goaltender Darcy Kuemper made 22 … Continue reading

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Dylan Strome Skates With Extras, Darcy Kuemper Gets The Start In Goal: Notes From Capitals Optional Morning Skate On Saturday

The Washington Capitals held an optional morning skate this morning at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. They host the Philadelphia Flyers tonight in the second game of the home-and-home set, with puck drop set for 7PM.

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Assessing The Capitals Goaltending Through First Half Of The 2022-23 Season

With the Capitals’ struggles to find consistent goaltending following the departure of franchise stalwart Braden Holtby, the organization entered the 2022 off-season with a clean slate between the pipes. The Capitals traded Vitek Vanecek to division rival New Jersey, and … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Third-Period Rally Falls Short In 5-3 Loss At Philadelphia; Backstrom Gets First Point Of The Season

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 5-3 at Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday. They remain a point behind the New York Rangers (who have two games in hand) for … Continue reading

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Anthony Mantha Will Be A Scratch For Second-Straight Game, Darcy Kuemper Gets The Start In Goal: Capitals Notes From Philadelphia

The Washington Capitals cancelled their gameday morning skate at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Wednesday morning. Head coach Peter Laviolette did meet with the media when the team arrived at the arena this afternoon at 5PM.

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Capitals Clip Columbus, 1-0, In Backstrom And Wilson’s Season Debuts

Photo by John McCreary/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals shutout the Columbus Blue Jackets by a score of 1-0 at Capital One Arena in right-wing Tom Wilson (who has recovered from a torn ACL) and center Nicklas Backstrom’s (hip) … Continue reading

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Nashville Nips Capitals, 3-2; Aube-Kubel Scores Second In As Many Nights

Photo: John McCreary/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Nashville Predators by a score of 3-2 at Capital One Arena on Friday night. As a result of the loss, Washington had their point-streak end at nine games (8-0-1). Goaltender … Continue reading

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Capitals Clap Columbus, 6-2; Ovechkin Extends Goal-Scoring Streak To Four

Photo by Ben Jackson/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Columbus Blue Jackets by a score of 6-2 at Nationwide Arena on Thursday night to remain in a tie with the New York Rangers (who have a game … Continue reading

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