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“Boom, Boom, Save”: Ilya Samsonov Records First Career Playoff Win As Capitals Take 2-1 Series Lead vs. Panthers

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals took a 2-1 series lead in their first-round battle with the Florida Panthers on Saturday, winning 6-1 at Capital One Arena. It was a much-needed victory on home ice that saw a fantastic … Continue reading

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Capitals Take Down Panthers, 6-1, To Retake Series Lead In Game 3; Johansson, Ovechkin, Mantha, Carlson, Backstrom Each Tally Two Points

Photo:¬†Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals defeated the Florida Panthers by a score of 6-1 at Capital One Arena on Saturday afternoon to retake the lead in the the 2022 Stanley Cup Playoff first-round series, 2-1. Goaltender Ilya Samsonov made … Continue reading

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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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Ilya Samsonov Will Start Capitals’ Game 3 At Bruins

Photo: AP/Frank Franklin II According to NHL Network’s Billy Jaffe, goaltender Ilya Samsonov will start Game 3 for the Washington Capitals against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on Wednesday night (6:30 PM ET, NBCSN nationally, NBC Sports Washington locally).

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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 The¬†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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Hurricanes Blowout Capitals 5-0, Cut Series Deficit To 2-1; Lose Michael Ferland, Andrei Svechnikov Due To Injury

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals fell to the Carolina Hurricanes by a score of 5-0 at PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina, which cuts their series lead to 2-1. Goaltender Braden Holtby made 40 saves in the loss. The game … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin KO’s Carolina Star Andrei Svechnikov in Lop-sided Bout

Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images Game 3 of the Capitals’ first round playoff series against the Carolina Hurricanes may be one period old, but tempers have already flared after the Hurricanes took a 1-0 lead. Gloves were dropped…but by perhaps … Continue reading

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Capitals Swap Jakub Vrana, Carl Hagelin On The Wing; Hot Lap Returns

Photo: @Capitals Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin did the team’s first “hot-lap” of the postseason. Last season, former Capitals center Jay Beagle started that tradition, which occurs at the beginning of the morning skate on the road to keep the team … 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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Capitals Fan Skips Her Senior Prom to Attend Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals (Video Interview)

Emma Vonhoene, a senior at Centreville High School, initially planned on attending prom with her friends until a schedule conflict came up regarding her Washington Capitals.

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