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Multiple Milestones Reached In Game 5 vs. Hurricanes For Capitals

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images Six goals in Game 5 meant a lot of milestones were hit for the Washington Capitals. As much fun as the team had in their 6-0 win in the Carolina Hurricanes, the fact that some set … Continue reading

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Nic Dowd Scores First Career Playoff Goal on Penalty Shot in Game 5

Prior to the season, Capitals’ center Nic Dowd was an unknown to the Caps, in terms of his playing ability and how effective he could replace longtime fourth-line center Jay Beagle, who departed the team in free agency. However, through … Continue reading

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Carl Hagelin Moves To Top-Six For Capitals; Michael Ferland and Andrei Svechnikov Out Again In Game 5 For Hurricanes

With forward T.J. Oshie out for Game 5 with an upper-body injury, forward Carl Hagelin was promoted to the second line with center Evgeny Kuznetsov and forward Jakub Vrana for the Washington Capitals. Forward Tom Wilson took Oshie’s spot on … Continue reading

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Round 1, Game 5 Preview: Capitals and Hurricanes Look For 3-2 Lead in Series on Saturday

Photo: Sportsnet The Washington Capitals are back at Capital One Arena for the fifth game in their first-round series against the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night. Thursday’s 2-1 loss in Raleigh put the Capitals in a rough place. Both teams … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin’s Reaction To Jakub Vrana’s Goal is Absolutely Priceless

Alex Brandon/Associated Press The Capitals are currently tied with the Vegas Golden Knights 2-2 in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final, with the Capitals’ most recent goal coming on a power play from captain Alex Ovechkin. Capitals rookie Jakub … Continue reading

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Marc-Andre Fleury and Alex Ovechkin Meet Briefly During Warmup of Game 5

The former Penguins netminder is trying to play mind games with the Capitals Captain before Game 5. Continue reading

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Three Down and One To Go, The Last Game Is Always the Hardest to Win

The Washington Capitals need one more win to clinch the Stanley Cup Continue reading

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Game 5 Preview: Capitals Look to Clinch First Stanley Cup in Franchise History

Photo: NHL via Getty Images With a 3-1 series lead in the 2018 Stanley Cup Final, the Capitals head into Game 5 on Thursday night in Las Vegas looking to clinch the franchise’s first Stanley Cup title. 

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Alex Ovechkin Embarks on his Biggest Game of his Career: “Tonight is the Night”

Photo: @Capitals As the Washington Capitals wrapped up their morning skate on Monday, Alex Ovechkin spoke to the media prior to Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals. For the first time all playoffs, the Capitals are on the brink … Continue reading

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With the Series Tied at 2, the Capitals Must Get Back on Track For Game 5 in Tampa

Can the Washington Capitals rebound and take back control of the series in Game 5 versus Tampa Bay? Continue reading

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