1. Bergesen Developing Into Baltimore's Ace

    One key element to the ace of a baseball team's staff is his ability to end a losing streak. That is exactly what Brad Bergesen was able to accomplish for the Orioles Tuesday night in Baltimore's 3-1 win over the Mariners...

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  2. Capitals-Flyers: One Rival Down, Another On the Way into Town

    Following an intense game in the win over the rival Pittsburgh Penguins, and with another rivalry game scheduled for Tuesday night when the team hosts the Philadelphia Flyers, the Washington Capitals made this morning's practice an optional skate...

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  3. Alex Ovechkin: Top Three NHL Goals

    By now I'm sure all of you have seen Alex Ovechkin's tremendous goal versus the Montreal Canadiens last night. When asked after the game of where he ranked the goal among his best, Ovechkin responded, "Top ten...

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  4. Capitals Return Home, Prepare For Canadiens

    The Capitals returned to the ice at the Kettler Capitals Iceplex this morning. It was for the first time in a week, following their recent three-game road trip...

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  5. Capitals 5, Lightning 1: Mike Green Sets A New NHL Record

    The Capitals waited over five months into the season to make their first road trip to the sunshine state. It was a family affair as they invited their dads along for the ride...

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  6. Mike Green Puts His Name in the NHL Record Books

    Despite the shootout loss to the Rangers, Wednesday night was a special night for Capitals defenseman Mike Green. Green had two goals on the night, tying an NHL record for defensemen by extending his goal-scoring streak to seven games...

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  7. Capitals-Rangers: Washington Looks to Make History by Sweeping Season Series

    The Capitals return to MSG Wednesday night for their final matchup with the Rangers this season and a chance to sweep the season series for the first time in team history. Their last trip to New York on Dec...

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  8. Panthers-Capitals: Richard Zednik Returns to Washington

    It was almost one year ago to today's date when Panthers forward Richard Zednik had his carotid artery slashed by his teammate Olli Jokinen in one of the most frightening scenes in hockey history...

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  9. Karl Alzner's Back, Brent Johnson's Out, Capitals Make Waiver Claim

    One day after a lackluster effort in a rare 5-4 home loss to the Los Angeles Kings, the Washington Capitals have once again shaken things up. To say the team struggled defensively last night is being kind...

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  10. Kings-Capitals: Washington Looks To Avenge Early Season Loss

    The Caps return home tonight to face an up-and-coming Los Angeles Kings team they know cannot be overlooked. In November, the Kings upset them 5-2 during a four-game western road trip...

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  11. Capitals-Devils: The Battle for Second Place in the East

    Following a week in which Washington faced the top team in the Eastern Conference in the Boston Bruins, and the defending Stanley Cup Champion Detroit Red Wings, you would think their schedule would get a little bit easier...

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  12. Chris Clark Out for the Season: Capitals Shut Down Their Captain

    After being scratched for both games this past weekend, Capitals Captain Chris Clark was a notable absence from this morning's optional practice...

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  13. Alex Ovechkin's Super Weekend in Photos

    He came into this Super Bowl weekend in second place in the NHL with 31 goals. But Alex Ovechkin reminded everyone once again why he is second to no one. Two matinee performances by "The Russian Machine" were more than worth the full price of admission.

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  14. The Hockey News: Caps Will Turn to Simeon Varlamov for Playoff Run

    Let the rumors begin. Brian Duff recently published this gossip, which he heard while attending the All-Star festivities in Montreal last weekend: "The most intriguing rumor around ...

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  15. A Capital Classic: Washington Takes Its Practice Outside

    Coming off of a heartbreaking overtime loss in Boston Tuesday night, the Capitals decided to take a break from their daily routine by moving their practice on Thursday outside, to the Chevy Chase Country Club in Chevy Chase, Maryland...

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  16. Boston Bruins Squeak By Washington Caps in Overtime, 3-2

    It was the second time in the past 10 days and the third meeting of the season between the top two seeds in the Eastern Conference, and once again this one had the feel of a playoff game...

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  17. Capitals-Bruins: Washington Looks to Make History Tonight against Boston

    So much for easing back into the NHL schedule after the All-Star break. The Caps open up the second half of the season tonight at the TD Banknorth Garden area in the second match-up ...

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  18. Ovechkin Assisted by Malkin in Breakaway Challenge Win

    It was teased for weeks on television ads on the NHL Network, Versus, and even during an NFL Playoff game on NBC. After winning last season's breakaway challenge, what would Ovechkin do for ...

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