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T.J. Oshie Tallies 600th Point In Capitals’ 8-1 Victory vs. Bruins

Photo: NHL/Getty Images Forward T.J. Oshie hit the 600-point mark in the Washington Capitals’ 8-1 win over the Boston Bruins on Sunday night when he had the primary assist on center Lars Eller’s goal that made it 8-1 in the … Continue reading

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On the Swede Side of History: Nicklas Backstrom Ties Daniel Alfredsson For Fourth-Most Assists By A Swedish-born Player; Moves Up NHL Assists List

Washington Capitals Center Nicklas Backstrom has long been established as one of the franchise’s all-time greatest players and during his NHL career has climbed the ranks of great players that hail from his native country of Sweden. In Sunday night’s … Continue reading

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Capitals Blast Bruins, 8-1; Sheary, Oshie, Eller Score Twice

Photo: Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals defeated the Boston Bruins 8-1 at TD Garden on Sunday. The win improved the Capitals’ record to 27-11-4 (58 points) on the season and remain in a tie for first place … Continue reading

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A Dowd Dart: Nic Dowd Matches Career-High in Goals In Sunday Night Tilt Against the Boston Bruins

Washington Capitals Center Nic Dowd has evolved his game during the 2020-21 season to become the team’s leading faceoff man entering the team’s Sunday night tilt against the Boston Bruins. And while he may not blow opponents away offensively, the … Continue reading

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Mr. Consistent: Conor Sheary Scores 10th Goal of the Season, Marks Fifth Consecutive 10-Goal Season

Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images Washington Capitals forward Conor Sheary has proven to be a smart signing by General Manager Brian MacLellan during the pandemic-shortened 2020-21 season. During the Capitals’ April 11 tilt against the Boston Bruins, the hard-working forward … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Brenden Dillon Drops Gloves With Bruins’ Chris Wagner Off Opening Draw

Screenshot: NESN Defenseman Brenden Dillon dropped the gloves with forward Chris Wagner just four seconds into the Washington Capitals’ game against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on Sunday.

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Report: Capitals Among Teams Willing To Give Up First-Round Pick For Blue Jackets’ Nick Foligno

Photo: Hockey Wilderness According to TSN’s Frank Seravalli, the Washington Capitals, Colorado Avalanche, and Toronto Maple Leafs are among the teams that are potentially willing to trade a first-round pick to the Columbus Blue Jackets to acquire captain Nick Foligno. … Continue reading

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Henrik Lundqvist Announces That His Heart “Isn’t Quite Ready”

Photo: NBC Sports Goaltender Henrik Lundqvist announced on Sunday that he is aiming to join the Washington Capitals for the end of the season after returning to the ice from an open heart procedure he underwent in January.

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Capitals Trade Jonas Siegenthaler To Devils For Coyotes’ 2021 Third-Round Pick

Photo: Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post The Washington Capitals announced on Sunday afternoon that they have traded defenseman Jonas Siegenthaler to the New Jersey Devils in exchange for the Arizona Coyotes’ third-round pick in the 2021 NHL Draft. The move clears … Continue reading

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The Road Is Calling, Today Is The Day: Capitals Visit Bruins For 6th Game Of Season Series Sunday Night In Beantown

Photo: AP Photo/Nick Wass The Washington Capitals and Boston Bruins have played five games of their eight-game series scheduled for the 2020-21 regular season, with the sixth game set for Sunday night at TD Garden in Boston. Puck drop is … Continue reading

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