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Capitals Blank Blue Jackets, 4-0; Alex Ovechkin Extends Point Streak To 11

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals concluded their three-game road trip with a 4-0 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets at Nationwide Arena on Saturday night. With the win, the Capitals are ahead of the second-place Blue Jackets by three points … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky Strikes Late As Capitals Crunch Coyotes, 4-2, For First Regulation Win In Arizona Since 2006; Jakub Vrana Scores Third In Two Games

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals beat the Arizona Coyotes by a score of 4-2 on Thursday night at Gila River Arena to end their two-game losing streak. The win was their first in regulation at Arizona since 2006. The win … Continue reading

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A Pattern That Repeats: The Capitals Are Surrendering Goals in Bunches and Squandering Points Away

The Capitals are surrendering goals in bunches and blowing leads late in games. Continue reading

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Capitals Sink Trotz, Islanders, 4-1, For Sixth Straight Win; Tom Wilson Gets A Pair

Photo: Andy Marlin, USA TODAY Sports The Washington Capitals beat former head coach Barry Trotz and the New York Islanders by a score of 4-1 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Monday night to extend their season-high winning streak to … Continue reading

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Capitals Rally Past Rangers To Win 5-3, Extend Winning Streak To Five; John Carlson Records Three Assists, Tom Wilson Scores Again

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals overcame a two-goal deficit in the second period to defeat the New York Rangers, who saw a seven-game winning streak on home ice end, by a final score of 5-3 at Madison Square Garden on … Continue reading

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Capitals Clip Red Wings, 3-1, For Fourth Consecutive Win; Tom Wilson Stays Hot and Michal Kempny Scores In Back-to-Back Games

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals defeated the Detroit Red Wings by a final score of 3-1 at Capital One Arena on late Friday afternoon to extend their winning streak to four. Detroit entered the game winning nine of their past … Continue reading

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Injury-Plagued Capitals Overcome Canadiens, 5-4, (OT) In Another Wild Affair, End Road Trip 3-1-0; Alex Ovechkin Scores Twice and Lars Eller Gets The Game-Winner

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals ended their four-game road defeating the Montreal Canadiens by a final score of 5-4 in overtime at Bell Centre on Monday night on a Lars Eller marker in overtime. Goaltender Braden Holtby got the win … Continue reading

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Shorthanded Capitals Defeat Grubauer, Avalanche, 3-2 (OT); Nicklas Backstrom Snipes Game-Winner

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals beat the Colorado Avalanche by a final score of 3-2 in overtime to improve to a 2-1-0 record on their four-game road trip at Pepsi Center in Denver on Friday night. Goaltender Pheonix Copley made … Continue reading

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Capitals Dump Wild, 5-2; Tom Wilson Scores In Return and Dmitry Orlov Nets Two

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals defeated the Minnesota Wild by a final score of 5-2 on Tuesday night to begin their four-game road trip at the Xcel Energy Center. Goaltender Pheonix Copley made 25 saves in the win. The Wild … Continue reading

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Blue Jackets Bounce Capitals, 2-1

Photo: @BlueJackets The Washington Capitals fell the Columbus Blue Jackets by a final score of 2-1 at Capital One Arena on Friday night. With the loss, Capitals fell to 2-2-0 on their five-game homestand. Goaltender Braden Holtby made 34 saves … Continue reading

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