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Islanders Eliminate Capitals With 4-0 Win In Game 5, Anthony Beauvillier Strikes Twice

Photo: Elsa/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the New York Islanders by a score of 4-0 in Game 5 of the first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series on Thursday night. The Capitals are now eliminated from the tournament. Goaltender Braden … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom Will Play In Game 5, Martin Fehervary Out: Lineups For Game 5

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals have taken to the ice for warmups and line rushes at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. Prior to taking the ice, the team announced that Nicklas Backstrom will return to the lineup tonight.

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Game 5 Preview: Washington Capitals Look to Keep Momentum in Critical Game Against New York Islanders

Photo: Elsa/Getty Images After notching their first win after three gloomy games, the Washington Capitals are back in action on Thursday for Game 5 in their first-round series against the New York Islanders. Puck drop from Scotiabank Arena in Toronto is … Continue reading

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Game 5 of Washington Capitals-New York Islanders To Start at 8 PM ET on Thursday

Photo: @Capitals Game 5 of the first-round series between the Washington Capitals and New York Islanders will start at 8 PM ET at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto on Thursday, per the NHL. The game will air on NBCSN nationally and … Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov Ditches New Bauer Nexus ADV Stick In The Middle Of Game 3, Proceeds to Score Two Goals In Five Periods

Photos: NHL.com via Getty Images First and foremost, I’m not suggesting that a simple change in stick models has made a difference in the Capitals recent fortunes or in Evgeny Kuzenetsov’s goal production. Nor am I suggesting this is any … Continue reading

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After Puck Drop: John Carlson on 3-2 Win in Critical Game 4: “Momentum Is A Crazy Thing In This Game And You Have To Earn It”

Photo: @MonSportsNet After three gloomy games, the Washington Capitals finally put a win in the books tonight at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. Their 3-2 victory in Game 4 in the first round of the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs against the … Continue reading

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Postgame Analytics: Capitals Flip the Script on Islanders, Dominate at Even Strength in Game 4

The Washington Capitals were able to finally notch a win in their first round series with the New York Islanders in Game 4, pushed by a dominant performance at five on five play, after falling to a 2-0 deficit early … Continue reading

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Capitals Come Back After Slow Start, Extend Series With 3-2 Victory In Game 4 vs. Islanders; Alex Ovechkin Scores Two

Photo: Chase Agnello-Dean/Getty Images The Washington Capitals came back from a 2-0 deficit in the second period to defeat the New York Islanders by a score of 3-2 in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Playoff first-round series on Tuesday … Continue reading

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Big Guns Fire Away: Evgeny Kuznetsov and Alex Ovechkin Even Up Score After Capitals Go Down 2-0 In Must-Win Game 4

Elsa/Getty Images The Washington Capitals entered Game 4 of their first round 2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Series against the New York Islanders with their postseason lives on the line, down 3-0 in the series, with their star center Nicklas Backstrom … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom Practiced This Morning, Will Be A Game Time Decision; Martin Fehervary Will Not Play

For the first time this postseason the Washington Capitals held a game-day morning skate Tuesday morning at the Ford Performance Centre in Toronto. Capitals’ head coach Todd Reirden met with the media following the skate.

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