Since the All-Star break, the Capitals rank 19th in total goals scored — and would be worse without Ovechkin’s production.
Five different skaters scored for the Washington Capitals and Braden Holtby made 27 saves in his first win since Feb. 9.
Since the All-Star break, the Capitals rank 19th in total goals scored — and would be worse without Ovechkin’s production.Shares
Ovechkin joined Brett Hull, Mario Lemieux and Wayne Gretzky as the only players to score 600 goals in under 1,000 games. He also leads the NHL with the most goals since the 1998-99 season, despite not debuting until 2005.Shares
Five different skaters scored for the Washington Capitals and Braden Holtby made 27 saves in his first win since Feb. 9.Shares
The Washington Capitals had to move Friday’s team skate from Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis to Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington due to wind gusts from a nor’easter. Head coach Barry Trotz announced Braden Holtby will start in goal for the Stadium Series game against Toronto Saturday.Shares
Before the Washington Capitals and Toronto Maple Leafs take the ice at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, a fourth-grade field trip learned what goes into producing an outdoor hockey game.Shares
It’s been more than a century since the old Seattle Metropolitans won the Stanley Cup, and a decade since Seattle’s last major men’s professional winter sports franchise, basketball’s SuperSonics, bolted for Oklahoma City. Seattle is the biggest market in the nation without a major winter sports team.Shares
“One of the big things is it gives you a little bit of a mental break from the rest of the season,” forward Tom Wilson said.Shares
Philipp Grubauer made 28 saves and the penalty kill went 6-for-7 as the Capitals beat the Ottawa Senators 3-2 Wednesday night at Capital One Arena.Shares
The Washington Capitals announced Tuesday they have recalled forward Travis Boyd from their AHL affiliate, the Hershey Bears.Shares