Tag Archives: Jon Sorensen

Andre Burakovsky Responds After Benching, Again

After being benched for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals, Andre Burakovsky returned to the lineup for Game 6 and was a difference-maker in the decisive game 7 against Tampa Bay. His play  was solid, his head was in the … Continue reading

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Capitals Beat Lightning 4-0, Advance to Stanley Cup Finals

The Washington Capitals beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 Wednesday night at Amalie Arena in Tampa. With the victory, the Capitals win the Eastern Conference title 4-3, and will face the Vegas Golden Knights in the Stanley Cup Finals. Game … Continue reading

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Capitals Beat Lightning 3-0; Force Game 7 Wednesday Night

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-0 Monday night at Capital One Arena. The Capitals win forces a Game 7 Wednesday night. 

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Capitals Lines At Morning Skate: Changes For Game 6

Photo: @TedStarkey The Capitals returned to Kettler Capitals Iceplex Monday morning for their game day skate prior to Game 6 tonight. Puck drop is just after 8:00 pm.

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Game 6 Preview: Capitals Return Home With Backs Against The Wall

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images After taking a 2-0 series lead in the Eastern Conference Finals, the Capitals have dropped three-straight games to find their backs against the wall, facing elimination from the postseason for the first time in the … Continue reading

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Lightning Beat Capitals 3-2, Take 3-2 Series Lead

Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 Saturday night in Tampa. The Capitals’ loss gives the Lightning a 3-2 series lead in the Eastern Conference Finals. Game 6 is set for Monday … Continue reading

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Lightning Strike Again 4-2, Tie Series 2-2

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-2 Thursday night at Capital One Arena. With the Lightning’s win, the series is now tied 2-2, with Game 5 set for Saturday night in Tampa. 

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Lightning Strike Back, Beat Capitals 4-2; Caps Lead Series 2-1

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 Tuesday night at Capital one arena. With the loss, the Capitals now lead the series 2-1, with Game 4 set for Thursday night at Capital One … Continue reading

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Barry Trotz Updates Media on Status of Nicklas Backstrom

The Capitals have the day off today and will reconvene for a morning skate Sunday prior to Game 2 Sunday night. However, Capitals bench boss Barry Trotz held a brief press conference this morning at the team’s hotel in Tampa.

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Capitals Ground Lightning 4-2, Take 1-0 Series Lead

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Washington Capitals beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-2, in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. The Capitals lead the series 1-0, with Game two is set for Sunday night. 

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