With the Washington Capitals facing elimination, T.J. Oshie came through for his team with a pair of goals, including the game-winner, in a 3-0 victory that forced Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final.
John Carlson picked up a pair of assists for his 11th this postseason, to lead all defencemen in the category, while helping the Washington Capitals to a 6-2 victory in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference Final against the Tampa Bay Lightning Sunday night.
Alex Ovechkin helped the Washington Capitals start their Eastern Conference Final on the right foot with a goal and an assist in a 4-2 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning Friday night.
Who has the best shot-stopping stats so far in the 2017-18 postseason? Hint: Three Washington Capitals made the cut.
Evgeny Kuznetsov scored 5:27 into overtime, assisted by a takeaway from Alex Ovechkin, which sent No 92 on a breakaway to propel the Washington Capitals to their first Eastern Conference Final since 1998 a 2-1 win over their rival Pittsburgh Penguins Monday Night.
Based on Nicklas Backstrom's number one pet peeve, we get the impression he is a pretty laid back guy! More on the alternate captain for the Washington Capitals in this week's Player Q&A.
When stakes are high Nicklas Backstrom just has a habit of coming in clutch, and his three-point Saturday night that included the series-swaying, game-winning goal was no different.
The smooth-skating Fedorov was one fifth of the famed “Russian Five”. In this week’s episode, we revisit the 2003-04 season, which marked Fedorov's departure from the club he won three Stanley Cups with.
Check out these five big-time backstoppers (currently active with 30+ starts) who showcase some serious talent when it comes to keeping the puck out of their net.
The milestones just keep coming for Alex Ovechkin, who skates in his 1,000th NHL game April 1 – and shows no signs of slowing down as he looks to capture his seventh Rocket Richard Trophy.
When it comes to loading up and letting it fly, these five stars crank it up and fire away more than any other players in the league.
Everyone around Alex Ovechkin had a hunch this was his night.
T. J. Oshie’s game face is hardly one-dimensional. But as one of his former collegiate coach’s notes, it’s a look that perfectly captures the right wing’s genuine love for the game.
Get your 'Holtby Things' fix in this week's Player Q&A with Braden Holtby.
The Capitals defenceman surprised local kids to present 25 sets of hockey equipment.
Jay Beagle can make a mean bison pasta, but he won't share his secret ingredient.
Andre Burakovsky scored in his second consecutive game Monday to help the Washington Capitals to fend off elimination once more in a 5-2 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Kevin Shattenkirk came through at a crucial moment for the Washington Capitals Monday with the Game Three-winner in overtime for his first goal of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Tom Wilson (2-0—0) picked a fine time to put up his first multi-goal performance in Wednesday's 5-4 Washington Capitals win.
Get to know Washington Capitals blueliner Kevin Shattenkirk in this week's Player Q&A.