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Kevin Shattenkirk said there was no ill will behind his suspension-inducing hit of Kevin Gravel on Saturday. He just made a mistake.
 
Braden Holtby and Devan Dubnyk shared a rocky road to the top of the NHL
(The Washington Post, March 14, 2017; 7:15 AM)
 
Fourth down: Capitals now focus on rebounding from rare losing skid
(The Washington Post, March 13, 2017; 1:09 PM)
 
Alex Ovechkin’s goal drought reaches a career-long of 10 games
(The Washington Post, March 13, 2017; 7:16 AM)
 
Kevin Shattenkirk suspended two games for charging Kings’ Kevin Gravel
(The Washington Post, March 12, 2017; 3:30 PM)
 
Capitals won’t ‘whine and cry’ about skid, instead welcome playofflike conditions
(The Washington Post, March 12, 2017; 3:16 PM)
 
Tom Wilson is ‘playing hockey,’ and is getting rewarded by a move up the lineup
(The Washington Post, March 11, 2017; 3:54 PM)
 
After back-to-back losses, Capitals have new lines for first time in months
(The Washington Post, March 10, 2017; 7:59 PM)
 
The Caps are 5-4-1 since their bye week. Are they headed for another late-season slide?
(The Washington Post, March 10, 2017; 7:55 AM)
 
With Alex Ovechkin in a drought, Capitals considering line changes
(The Washington Post, March 9, 2017; 4:55 PM)
 
Capitals’ bad habit of slow starts seems to have returned
(The Washington Post, March 9, 2017; 11:28 AM)
 
Teammates 12 years ago, Todd Reirden and Brent Burns meet again
(The Washington Post, March 8, 2017; 5:48 PM)
 
Whatever happened to Matt Niskanen’s pimped-out ‘Nisky Mobile’?
(The Washington Post, March 8, 2017; 7:22 AM)
 
Legally blind hockey fan sees game for first time: ‘It was all so amazing’
(The Washington Post, March 7, 2017; 5:01 PM)
 
Capitals sign college free agent defenseman Kristofers Bindulis and forward Hampus Gustafsson
(The Washington Post, March 7, 2017; 3:06 PM)
 
Andre Burakovsky won’t travel with Capitals to California this week
(The Washington Post, March 7, 2017; 2:12 PM)
 
Karl Alzner is Caps’ iron man, but don’t ask him to open a jar for you
(The Washington Post, March 7, 2017; 1:29 PM)
 
Alex Ovechkin hasn’t scored an even-strength goal in 15 games
(The Washington Post, March 7, 2017; 6:00 AM)
 
Teen who told Alexander Ovechkin ‘I don’t do sports’ will be doing sports at Caps game
(The Washington Post, March 6, 2017; 5:16 PM)
 
Capitals’ Andre Burakovsky will ‘probably’ join team on upcoming road trip
(The Washington Post, March 6, 2017; 1:28 PM)
 
Capitals and Kevin Shattenkirk still figuring each other out on the power play
(The Washington Post, March 5, 2017; 2:06 PM)
 
T.J. Oshie to return to the lineup against Flyers on Saturday
(The Washington Post, March 4, 2017; 12:06 PM)
 
The pizza guy’s at the door. And he looks a lot like Alexander Ovechkin.
(The Washington Post, March 4, 2017; 12:50 AM)
 
T.J. Oshie appears likely to play Saturday; Andre Burakovsky gets a new cast
(The Washington Post, March 3, 2017; 2:50 PM)
 
Could Kevin Shattenkirk re-sign with the Capitals?
(The Washington Post, March 3, 2017; 12:26 PM)
 
Kevin Shattenkirk settles in with Capitals and celebrates first home win
(The Washington Post, March 3, 2017; 8:57 AM)
 
Rookie Jakub Vrana feeling more relaxed in this stint with the Capitals
(The Washington Post, March 2, 2017; 11:21 PM)
 
Real penguins were spooked by pyrotechnics at a Penguins game, and PETA isn’t happy
(The Washington Post, March 2, 2017; 6:10 PM)
 
Capitals sign 2016 first-round pick Lucas Johansen to entry-level deal
(The Washington Post, March 2, 2017; 2:45 PM)
 
With T.J. Oshie injured, Tom Wilson getting an opportunity on Capitals’ top line
(The Washington Post, March 2, 2017; 1:23 PM)
 
Deuces wild: Why the Capitals’ Kevin Shattenkirk chose a scatological Twitter handle
(The Washington Post, March 2, 2017; 8:19 AM)
 
Go big or go home? Caps GM talks to vets, hopes Door No. 1 is right answer.
(The Washington Post, March 1, 2017; 6:35 PM)
 
On NHL trade deadline day, Washington Capitals make one last deal
(The Washington Post, March 1, 2017; 3:11 PM)
 
Banged up T.J. Oshie and Brooks Orpik are ‘close’ to returning to Capitals’ lineup
(The Washington Post, March 1, 2017; 1:53 PM)
 
Capitals’ Marcus Johansson again hits a career high in goals
(The Washington Post, March 1, 2017; 6:35 AM)
 
How did the Capitals come out of ‘nowhere’ to land Kevin Shattenkirk?
(The Washington Post, February 28, 2017; 9:58 PM)
 
Forget about Martin Erat, Caps’ deal for Kevin Shattenkirk deal was a no-brainer
(The Washington Post, February 28, 2017; 1:43 PM)
 
With the addition of Kevin Shattenkirk, Nate Schmidt could be pushed out of the lineup
(The Washington Post, February 28, 2017; 1:35 PM)
 
Caps’ GM Brian MacLellan explains the trade for defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk
(The Washington Post, February 28, 2017; 11:56 AM)
 
After trio of trades, Daniel Winnik and his wife have mastered NHL’s trade deadline dance
(The Washington Post, February 27, 2017; 3:58 PM)
 
Capitals’ Matt Niskanen practices fully, while other injured Capitals remain limited
(The Washington Post, February 27, 2017; 2:11 PM)
 
A Washington general manager preaches honesty and openness. Imagine that.
(The Washington Post, February 27, 2017; 1:30 PM)
 
Looking for the video of your ‘Dance Cam’ appearance? There’s an app for that.
(The Washington Post, February 27, 2017; 10:53 AM)
 
Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin is ‘a little bit off’ after a third shotless game this month
(The Washington Post, February 26, 2017; 2:56 PM)
 
Why work out after playing a full hockey game? Let the Capitals explain
(The Washington Post, February 26, 2017; 7:00 AM)
 
Capitals’ Evgeny Kuznetsov went head-to-head with Connor McDavid and won
(The Washington Post, February 25, 2017; 11:47 AM)
 
T.J. Oshie, Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen ruled out for Capitals’ game in Nashville
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 11:06 PM)
 
Sources: Capitals prospect Stanislav Galiev could be dealt by trade deadline
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 7:42 PM)
 
Capitals’ Matt Niskanen won’t play against Oilers; Brooks Orpik is questionable
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 1:11 PM)
 
The Capitals are in the market for a No. 3 goaltender
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 6:30 AM)
 
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