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Nicklas Backstrom On Capitals’ 3-1 Series Deficit: “Tough Situation. Tough Spot. But Something We’ve Been Through Before.”

After losing 4-1 to the Boston Bruins in Game 4 of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoff first-round series, Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom told the media that the message coming from the leadership group is “Tough situation. Tough spot. But … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Head Coach Peter Laviolette: “It’s A Tight Series. It’s Close. The Difference Is Small. We’ve Got To Find A Way To Bring That Difference To Our Side Tomorrow.”

Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette told the media after the team’s optional practice on Thursday that center Lars Eller, who missed Game 3 of the team’s first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series against the Boston Bruins due to a lower-body … Continue reading

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Lars Eller Skates During Capitals’ Optional Practice

Center Lars Eller, who missed the Washington Capitals‘ 3-2 double-overtime loss in Game 3 of their first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series against the Boston Bruins on Wednesday due to a lower-body injury, skated during the team’s optional practice.

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Bruins Beat Capitals, 3-2, In Double Overtime; They Take 2-1 Series Lead; Garnet Hathaway Records Third Point In Two Games

Photo: Adam Glanzman/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Boston Bruins by a score of 3-2 in double overtime in Game 3 at TD Garden on Wednesday and trail 2-1 in the best-of-seven first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series. Goaltender … Continue reading

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Game 3 Preview: Capitals Hungry to Regain First Round Series Lead Against Bruins on Wednesday

Photo: Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images TheĀ Washington Capitals visit the Boston Bruins at TD Garden in Game 3 of the First Round in the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs on Wednesday (6:30 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington, and NBCSN). The series … Continue reading

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Bruins Down Capitals, 4-3, In Overtime,Tie Series; Garnet Hathaway Scores Two Times

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Boston Bruins by a score of 4-3 in overtime at Capital One Arena on Monday night. The best-of-seven first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series is tied 1-1 and will now shift … Continue reading

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2 Goals in Game 2: Capitals’ Garnet Hathaway Scores First & Second Career Playoff Goals

Photo: Elsa/Getty Images Washington Capitals forward Garnet Hathway entered Monday’s game with no playoff goals in fourteen career games. That has changed. Hathway had himself a night during Game 2 of the First Round series against the Boston Bruins in … Continue reading

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Game 2 Preview: Capitals Look to Continue First Round Series Lead Against Bruins on Monday

The Washington Capitals host the Boston Bruins in Game 2 of the first round in the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs on Monday (7:30 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington, and NBCSN). The Capitals lead the series 1-0 after pulling out a … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Bottom-Six Plays Key Role In 3-2 Overtime Win In Game 1 Over Bruins

Photo: Tim Nwachukwu/Getty Images The Washington Capitals‘ bottom-six forward group played a big part in the team’s 3-2 overtime victory in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoff first-round series over the Boston Bruins at Capital One Arena on Saturday … Continue reading

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Capitals Will Face Bruins In First Round Of 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs; Series Will Open Saturday Night

Photo: Rob Carr/Getty Images The Washington Capitals will face the Boston Bruins in the best-of-seven first round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs after the Bruins forced overtime against the New York Islanders on Monday night to secure the third … Continue reading

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