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Capitals Down Penguins, 5-2; Nicklas Backstrom Scores 9th Goal Of The Season

The Washington Capitals beat the Pittsburgh Penguins, 5-2 Thursday night at Capital One Arena. The Capitals gave-up a two-goal lead in the third period, but answered the Penguins rally with a power play goal from Tom Wilson midway through the … Continue reading

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Capitals Hold Optional Skate On Wednesday

The Washington Capitals returned to MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Wednesday afternoon following their 3-2 overtime loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins Tuesday night. The same two teams will do battle again Thursday night at Capital One Arena. Puck drop is set for just after … Continue reading

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Capitals Down Sabres, 3-1; Nicklas Backstrom, Tom Wilson Notch Tallies

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals downed the Buffalo Sabres 3-1 Thursday night at Capital One Arena. With the win the Capitals record improves to 8-4-3 (19 points) on the season. The Capitals are now alone in second place in the … Continue reading

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Shorty For 43! Tom Wilson Scores Gorgeous Goal Shorthanded Against the Buffalo Sabres

Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson is one of the Capitals’ most well-rounded players, being utilized in multiple on-ice situations when the need arises. On Thursday night against the Buffalo Sabres, Wilson proved his versatility by scoring a shorthanded goal … Continue reading

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Capitals Fall To Flyers, 7-4; Tom Wilson And Alex Ovechkin Each Notch Four Points

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 7-4 on Sunday afternoon. The loss kept the Capitals in third place in the East Division with 15 points and they a game in … Continue reading

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Capitals Lead Flyers 2-1: First Period Stats

The Capitals opened the scoring with a power play goal from Alex Ovechkin (4) at 11:11 of the first frame. The Capitals would stretch their lead to 2-0 with a tally from Tom Wilson (5) at 16:36 of the first … Continue reading

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Capitals Beat Bruins 4-3 (OT); Alex Ovechkin Wins It In Overtime; Nicklas Backstrom Scores 5th Goal Of The Season

The Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 (OT) Saturday night at Capital One Arena. The win improves the Capitals record to 6-0-3 (15 points) on the season. The Capitals remain atop the East Division, two points ahead of the … Continue reading

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A First Look At The Performance Of The Washington Capitals’ Lines, Pairings And Goaltending

Eight games into the pandemic-shortened 2021 NHL regular season, the Capitals sit atop the thunder-dome that is the MassMutual East Division at 5-0-3, even with major contributors Alex Ovechkin, Evgeny Kuznetsov, Dmitry Orlov, Ilya Samsonov, Tom Wilson, and Lars Eller … Continue reading

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Capitals Rally With 5 Unanswered Goals In Second Period To Roll Over Islanders, 6-3

Screen cap: NBCSW The Washington Capitals rallied with five unanswered goals in the second period to beat the New York Islanders 6-3 Thursday night at Capital One Arena. The win improves the Capitals record to 5-0-3 (13 points) on the … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom Practices, Lars Eller Is Out; TJ Oshie Practices At Center: News From Morning Skate

The Washington Capitals were back to work Thursday morning to finalize preparations for their next tilt with the Islanders. Washington holds a record of 7-4-0 in their last 11 games against New York. They conclude their two-game set tonight at … Continue reading

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