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Niskanen nets the game-winner in Capitals’ 3-2 victory against Flyers
It was fitting that a defenseman get the glory in a game when the penalty kill was the unsung hero.
Alex Ovechkin is back, and the Capitals sure are glad in 3-2 win over the Isles
(The Washington Post, February 4, 2016; 10:39 PM)
Capitals come back from snow layoff with a 4-3 overtime loss to Flyers
(The Washington Post, January 27, 2016; 11:07 PM)
Capitals’ Andre Burakovsky isn’t just out of his funk. He’s got his confidence back.
(The Washington Post, January 26, 2016; 3:26 PM)
Mother Nature called for icing: Red-hot Capitals still waiting to play
(The Washington Post, January 25, 2016; 4:32 PM)
Wizards, Capitals postpone games because of blizzard
(The Washington Post, January 22, 2016; 6:09 PM)
Postponements roundup: Area sports will be impacted by storm
(The Washington Post, January 22, 2016; 9:50 AM)
In business-like fashion, Capitals take care of business, throttle Blue Jackets
(The Washington Post, January 19, 2016; 9:58 PM)
Youth movement continues to thrive as Capitals roll past Canucks, 4-1
(The Washington Post, January 14, 2016; 10:29 PM)
Alex Ovechkin nets his 500th goal as the Capitals rout Ottawa, 7-1
(The Washington Post, January 10, 2016; 10:08 PM)
‘Harry Potter’ and the sorcerer’s stick: Kuznetsov stars as Caps top Bruins
(The Washington Post, January 5, 2016; 10:03 PM)
How did Barry Trotz revive Capitals? By addressing one flaw at a time.
(The Washington Post, January 4, 2016; 11:38 AM)
All good things come to an end: Carolina snaps Capitals’ streak at nine
(The Washington Post, December 31, 2015; 9:01 PM)
Capitals top Canadiens, 3-1, in matchup of East’s best
(The Washington Post, December 26, 2015; 10:24 PM)
As Washington’s sports teams show, sports’ greatest gift is their surprise
(The Washington Post, December 24, 2015; 7:01 AM)
Capitals make it six straight as secondary scorers take primary role
(The Washington Post, December 21, 2015; 10:21 PM)
When Capitals meet Rangers, it feels like the playoffs
(The Washington Post, December 19, 2015; 5:56 PM)
Ovechkin scores twice as Capitals rally from three-goal deficit for 5-3 win
(The Washington Post, December 18, 2015; 10:02 PM)
Whole Latta love: Center’s goal, assist spark Capitals past Senators, 2-1
(The Washington Post, December 16, 2015; 10:38 PM)
Braden Holtby, Evgeny Kuznetsov help Capitals turn back Lightning, 2-1
(The Washington Post, December 12, 2015; 10:34 PM)
Flat Capitals start slow and are unable to recover in 4-1 loss to Panthers
(The Washington Post, December 10, 2015; 10:58 PM)
Capitals’ win streak halted at six as Jets finally solve Holtby in OT, 2-1
(The Washington Post, December 5, 2015; 6:41 PM)
Oshie scores twice as Caps edge Montreal, 3-2
(The Washington Post, December 3, 2015; 10:52 PM)
Holtby records first shutout of season as Capitals squeak by Oilers
(The Washington Post, November 23, 2015; 9:53 PM)
Capitals start fast and don’t let up in a 7-3 rout of Avalanche
(The Washington Post, November 21, 2015; 10:12 PM)
Capitals fall to Stars, 3-2, as Ovechkin sets Russian NHL goals record
(The Washington Post, November 19, 2015; 10:05 PM)
Evgeny Kuznetsov scores in overtime to lift Capitals past Red Wings, 2-1
(The Washington Post, November 18, 2015; 11:11 PM)
Sluggish Capitals overcome 2-0 deficit, then fall in overtime to Flames
(The Washington Post, November 13, 2015; 10:30 PM)
Capitals’ power play finally flexes as Jason Chimera sparks 5-2 win over Flyers
(The Washington Post, November 12, 2015; 10:02 PM)
Nicklas Backstrom’s last-second goal allows Capitals to rally for win over Leafs
(The Washington Post, November 7, 2015; 10:49 PM)