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Posted at 08:27 AM ET, 04/09/2014

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 4-1 win in St. Louis

FIVE THOUGHTS | When most had counted the team out, Washington puts on its best performance in months.

By Katie Carrera  |  08:27 AM ET, 04/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Braden Holtby, Caps-Blues, Defense, Five thoughts, Karl Alzner, Nicklas Backstrom, playoff race

Posted at 12:56 AM ET, 04/09/2014

Alex Ovechkin records his 50th goal of the season

The star winger becomes the 11th player in NHL history to reach the 50 goal plateau in five different seasons.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:56 AM ET, 04/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Blues, milestones

Posted at 07:30 PM ET, 04/08/2014

Open thread: Capitals at Blues

Discuss the game as the Capitals visit St. Louis on Tuesday night.

By Katie Carrera  |  07:30 PM ET, 04/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Blues, Lineups, Open Thread

Posted at 03:26 PM ET, 04/08/2014

Braden Holtby to face Blues; Jaroslav Halak not ‘comfortable’ facing former team

Notes from the skate in St. Louis.

By Katie Carrera  |  03:26 PM ET, 04/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Braden Holtby, Caps-Blues, Jaroslav Halak, Lineups

Posted at 03:27 PM ET, 03/22/2014

St. Louis Blues are the NHL’s most efficient spenders

St. Louis is contending, unlike Carolina, which has little to show for its player investments.

By Neil Greenberg  |  03:27 PM ET, 03/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Carolina Hurricanes, St. Louis Blues, Statistical analysis

Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 11/18/2013

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ win over the Blues

Notes and observations from the Capitals’ 4-1 win over St. Louis.

By Katie Carrera  |  09:56 AM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Braden Holtby, Caps-Blues, Five thoughts, John Carlson, Nicklas Backstrom, Third line

Posted at 10:33 PM ET, 11/17/2013

Alex Ovechkin scores two goals, ties Alexander Steen for league lead in Caps’ win

The star winger’s two goals fueled Washington’s 4-1 win over the Blues and tied him for the league lead in goals.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:33 PM ET, 11/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Blues, NHL scoring race

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 11/17/2013

Open thread: Capitals vs. Blues

Discuss the game as the Capitals host Jaroslav Halak and the St. Louis Blues

By Katie Carrera  |  04:30 PM ET, 11/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Blues, Dmitry Orlov, Injuries, Lineups, Mike Green, Open Thread, Roster moves

Posted at 12:24 PM ET, 11/17/2013

Capitals will try to contain NHL leading scorer Alexander Steen

Alexander Steen is the only player in the NHL with more goals than Alex Ovechkin.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:24 PM ET, 11/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Blues

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 11/17/2013

Mike Green to miss second straight game; Capitals prepare for ‘stingy’ Blues

The Capitals will be without Mike Green as they host a Blues team that Oates says is “clearly” among the league’s best.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:01 AM ET, 11/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Blues, Lineups

Posted at 02:53 PM ET, 02/13/2010

Theodore to start as Caps seek to end slide in St. Louis

Sorry for the delay folks, but I had to take care of a few things before blogging this afternoon. Anyway, here's what you need to know about tonight's game: Jose Theodore will start tonight at Scottrade Center as the Caps attempt to bounce back from back-to-back and head out on...

By Tarik El-Bashir  |  02:53 PM ET, 02/13/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Blues, Capitals, Jose Theodore