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  • Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, scores the winning goal against Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward (30) during a shootout of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Nov. 28, 2010, in Washington. The Capitals won 3-2 in a shootout. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

    Capitals blow lead, rally to beat Hurricanes

    The Washington Capitals dominated early and came up big late, earning a shootout win despite giving up a last-gasp goal to allow Carolina to force overtime.


  • Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin, left, of Russia, chases the puck, next to Boston Bruins' Matt Hunwick (48) during the first period of an NHL hockey preseason game Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

    Ovechkin posts 2 assists, Capitals edge Bruins 3-2

    Alex Ovechkin recorded a pair of assists in a feisty preseason debut, helping the Washington Capitals defeat the Boston Bruins 3-2 on Tuesday night.


  • ASSOCIATED PRESS Washington Capitals' Mathieu Perreault, back right, celebrates his goal with Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, as Boston Bruins' Mark Stuart (45) looks on during the first period an NHL hockey preseason game Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010, in Washington.

    Ovechkin nets two assists in preseason debut

    Alex Ovechkin recorded a pair of assists in a feisty preseason debut, helping the Washington Capitals defeat the Boston Bruins 3-2 on Tuesday night.


  • It's not enough to post a point in playoff push

    The last team the Capitals wanted to be playing yesterday was the New Jersey Devils, a team that had won six of its last seven and was beginning its push for the No. 1 playoff seed. Golfers talk about the hole getting smaller when things are going against them; well, when you're firing pucks at a brick wall like Martin Brodeur, the net seems to get smaller.


  • Ovechkin completes comeback

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Washington Capitals have found many ways to secure comeback victories in the past 21/2 months, but last night's might have topped them all.


  • Caps' season could hinge on free agency

    It has been nearly three and a half years since the Washington Capitals gutted their roster by trading Jaromir Jagr and, eventually, several of his high-priced teammates.


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