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Capitals Make A Statement With Game 5 Comeback

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Capitals will head to Pittsburgh up 3-2 in their second round series against the Pittsburgh Penguins after a huge Game 5 comeback victory on Saturday night at Capital One Arena. While the win itself is … Continue reading

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John Carlson Being Evaluated After Late Hit to Head (Video)

Capitals’ defenseman John Carlson is reportedly being evaluated after taking a high hit to the head in the final minute of Game 5 from Pittsburgh Penguins’ forward Jake Guentzel. 

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Nicklas Backstrom Becomes the 19th Player in NHL History with At Least Four Overtime Goals in the Playoffs

Nick Wass/Associated Press Entering today’s game against the Columbus Blue Jackets with three career overtime goals in the playoffs, Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom added a fourth in a 4-3 win to give the Caps a 3-2 series lead over the … Continue reading

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