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The Capitals had the day off Sunday, so winger Matt Bradley took his 16-month-old son out on the town. In the middle of the afternoon, though, he just couldn't help himself. He had to check his phone to see how the Flyers-Rangers game had gone.
Mike Knuble said Tuesday morning that he looked at two different standings and saw the Capitals in first place in one and in second in the other. There’s no doubt anymore.
There's no option in hockey to decline a penalty, with the obvious exception of taking another one. And the memories of last season's power-play failures in the playoffs against the Canadiens are still fresh in the minds of Capitals players.
Three games in a row, the Capitals have fallen victim to ill-timed injuries, all to defensemen, all forcing the team to play short-handed on the back end.
The Washington Capitals have decided it would be nice to finish first, after all.
The way Alex Ovechkin danced around and celebrated Saturday night, it was as if the Capitals won a playoff game, or even a whole series.
More than a half-hour after the Capitals wrapped up a thrilling 5-4 overtime victory over the Sabres, Nicklas Backstrom wasn’t quite aware of what it meant.
When Dennis Wideman left Tuesday night's game with a lower-body injury, he was originally called "day-to-day." By Thursday, the Capitals downgraded the puck-moving defenseman to "week-to-week," and now it's obvious why.
The Capitals are just like you in one big way: When they go home from games, they fire up the computer and check out the scores from the rest of the NHL.