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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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Master of Deflection: T.J. Oshie Scores First Goal of 2021 Playoffs on Wicked Deflection of Alex Ovechkin Shot

Elsa/Getty Images Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie played a big part in the team’s 3-2 overtime victory against the Boston Bruins in Game 1 of their first round Stanley Cup Playoff series on Saturday night at Capital One Arena, and … Continue reading

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Craig Anderson Appears To Be Capitals’ Game 2 Starter; Evgeny Kuznetsov, Ilya Samsonov Skate As Extras

Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette told the media prior to Game 2 against the Boston Bruins at Capital One Arena on Monday (7:30 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington locally, NBCSN nationally) that goaltender Vitek Vanecek, who left the first … 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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N1KY Throwback: Remembering Nicklas Backstrom’s Hat Trick Against The Montreal Canadiens in the 2010 Stanley Cup Playoffs – April 17, 2010

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images On April 15, 2021, Washington Capitals Center Nicklas Backstrom played in his 1,000th regular season game as a member of the team. While Stanley Cup Playoff games do not count in that number, Backstrom has been a … Continue reading

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Round 1, Game 2 Preview: Capitals Look To Go Up 2-0 Before The Series Shifts To Raleigh

Photo: CBC The Washington Capitals can extend their First Round series lead to 2-0 with a win against the Carolina Hurricanes at Capital One Arena on Saturday afternoon. The Capitals took Game 1 by a score of 4-2 on Thursday … Continue reading

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Two Down, and Two to Go: How Can the Capitals Close the Series Out and Win Their First Stanley Cup?

The Washington Capitals need two more wins to clinch the Stanley Cup. Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Scores His First Career Stanley Cup Finals Goal

Alex Ovechkin has scored 607 career goals and 58 goals in the playoffs but none of those goals came on a bigger stage than the Stanley Cup Finals. During Wednesday night’s Game 2, Ovechkin struck on the power play to … Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov Leaves the Ice After Hit by Brayden McNabb in the First Period

Photo: Jeff Bottari/NHLI via Getty Images At 14:37 of the opening period of Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Finals between the Washington Capitals and Vegas Golden Knights, a scare happened to Capitals top-line center Evgeny Kuznetsov.

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