Taylor Hall scored on a breakaway 34 seconds into overtime and the New Jersey Devils beat the Washington Capitals 4-3 on Thursday night.
The Washington Capitals take on the Toronto Maple Leafs outdoors March 3 at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium and will be wearing a new uniform for the occasion.
North Korea plans to send a 230-member cheering squad as part of its delegation to next month’s Winter Olympics in South Korea, officials said Wednesday, as South Korea’s president announced his support of a proposal for the rivals’ first unified Olympic team.
Victor Rask broke a tie on a delayed penalty with 9:06 left to give the Carolina Hurricanes a 3-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on Thursday night, hours after the team’s sale to Dallas billionaire Tom Dundon was finalized.
On Wednesday the Department of the Army filed a formal opposition against the Vegas Golden Knights’ ownership group, Black Knight Sports and Entertainment, with the U.S. Trademark and Patent Office over the NHL expansion team’s use of the name Golden Knights.
The Washington Capitals had three members named to the NHL’s All-Star Game Wednesday: goaltender Braden Holtby, forward Alex Ovechkin and coach Barry Trotz.
Justin Williams returns to Capital One Arena for the first time during the regular season Thursday, but the Capitals have managed to make up for his production after he left for the Carolina Hurricanes in the offseason.
John Carlson, Lars Eller and Evgeny Kuznetsov scored as the Washington Capitals beat the Vancouver Canucks 3-1 on Tuesday night for their fifth consecutive victory and NHL-best 10th in a row at home.
The Washington Capitals scored two power-play goals and Nicklas Backstrom drained an overtime goal to earn a 4-3 win over the visiting St. Louis Blues Sunday, the team’s ninth straight win at Capital One Arena.
Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin was named Wednesday as one of the NHL’s four captains for the 2018 All-Star Game in Tampa — receiving the most fan votes in the Metropolitan Division.
Andre Burakovsky has been a healthy scratch for the last two games and T.J. Oshie has just one point in his last seven games. But the Capitals have found other players to step up.
Alex Ovechkin scored his NHL-leading 26th goal 1:57 into overtime, and the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-4 on Tuesday night for their third straight win.
J.T. Miller was in the perfect spot in front of the goal to take advantage of a rebound in overtime and keep the New York Rangers perfect in four regular season outdoor games.
The Washington Capitals’ 5-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils Saturday night was the 737th win of coach Barry Trotz’s career.
Note to Capitals fans: Make sure you enjoy this recent run, because it could be much, much worse.