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Capitals Down Devils, 4-0; Samsonov Records First Shutout of the Season, Ovechkin, Backstrom, Sheary Score

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals defeated the New Jersey Devils 4-0 at Capital One Arena on Friday. The win improved the Capitals record to 22-7-4 (48 points) on the season and first place in the MassMutual East Division. Goaltender Ilya … Continue reading

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Climbing On Up: Alex Ovechkin Ties Brendan Shanahan in Even-Strength Points By A Left Wing

Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images Just one night ago, Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin surpassed NHL great Mark Messier in even-strength goals with his 15th goal of the 2020-21 season. In the first period of the Capitals’ second meeting with … Continue reading

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Got Low: Evgeny Kuznetsov’s Two Goals Lead Capitals Past Devils, 4-3

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals defeated the New Jersey Devils by a score of 4-3 at Capital One Arena on Thursday night. The win lifted the Capitals into a tie with the New York Islanders for first place … Continue reading

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Comin’ In Hot Against the Devils: Alex Ovechkin Scores Seventh Goal In Seven Games, Moves Past Mark Messier In Even-Strength Goals

Patrick Smith/Getty Images Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin has been on goal-scoring tear in his team’s last handful of games, something that fans and his teammates are no strangers to. On Thursday night, the former first overall pick continued that … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Likely To Play Tonight, Vitek Vanecek Will Start In Goal, Lars Eller Out: Notes From Capitals Morning Skate

The Washington Capitals face the New Jersey Devils tonight for the fifth time this season (4-0-0). The Capitals enter tonight’s game with a 20-7-4 record and in second place in the MassMutual East Division, with two games in hand on the … Continue reading

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New Jersey At Washington Series Preview: Capitals Return To Action With Back-To-Back Home Games vs. Devils

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images The Washington Capitals take on the New Jersey Devils on Thursday and Friday night in the District for the fifth and sixth times this season. The Capitals have won all four meetings between the two teams … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Strength Of Schedule To Date: It’s Been Easy Street, So Far

Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals have completed 26 games of their 56-game schedule so far this season. Believe it or not, there are only 30 games remaining in the regular season. The good news, the … Continue reading

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NHL East Division Update: Islanders, Penguins Surging; Bruins, Flyers Dipping

The Washington Capitals have now completed 25 of their 56-game abbreviated schedule. As they begin their two game set with the Flyers tonight, we thought it would be a good time to check in on the East Division and see … Continue reading

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How To Play With A Third Period Lead? A Breakdown Of The Third Period Of The Capitals-Devils Game

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images Last night’s game against the New Jersey Devils was a familiar tale for the Washington Capitals. The team turned in a solid performance in the first two periods and then proceeded to let … Continue reading

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Capitals Recover, Dump Devils, 5-4; Dmitry Orlov Scores In Second Straight Game, Jakub Vrana Gets OT Winner

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Washington Capitals downed the New Jersey Devils by a score of 5-4 in overtime at Capital One Arena on Tuesday night. The victory lifted the Capitals into a tie the New York Islanders for first … Continue reading

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