1. Report: Ovechkin Avoids Supplemental Discipline

    ashington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin will not receive supplemental discipline for his elbow to the head of Toronto Maple Leafs forward Leo Komarov during the third period of Saturday's 6-2 loss...

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  2. Capitals Go South Up North Against Maple Leafs

    TORONTO — The Washington Capitals craned their necks toward the scoreboard and watched their hosts celebrate a sixth goal Saturday night, as if concentrating hard enough might make the nightmare end...

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  3. Surviving First-Period Collapse vs. Islanders a 'Good Sign' for Capitals

    The energy had been sucked from Verizon Center and the boos began to emerge, sporadic throughout the stands, but noticeable just the same...

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  4. Niskanen, Capitals Beat Islanders 5-2

    WASHINGTON - The Washington Capitals got goals from five players and ended the New York Islanders ' five-game winning streak with a 5-2 victory at Verizon Center on Friday...

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  5. Capitals F Laich Returns Friday

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  6. Trotz Wants More 'Interior Presence' from Caps

    Based on the statistics that measure puck possession, the Washington Capitals are a better team than they were last season...

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  7. Ovechkin Scores Twice, but Capitals Lose to Islanders After Disputed Penalty

    Nicklas Backstrom inched closer to the penalty box door and stared through the glass exit, eager to charge back into play...

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  8. Mikhail Grabovski Talks Signing with Islanders, Memories of Washington

    When the 2013-14 regular season ended and Mikhail Grabovski looked into his future, he wondered if it would still include the Washington Capitals ...

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  9. Capitals Seeking to End Power Play Shortage with 'Chaos'

    Over the past five games, the Washington Capitals have scored seven goals, six at even strength and one on the power play...

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  10. Say My Name: On the Capitals, Every Nickname Has a Story

    On the days he feels like surprising fellow Washington Capitals , forward Eric Fehr strolls through the locker room and greets teammates by their first names...

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  11. Ovie to Play Wednesday After Leaving Early Tuesday

    The issue that forced Washington Capitals star forward out of practice Tuesday doesn't appear to be serious enough to keep him off the ice Wednesday on Long Island...

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  12. Ovie Tells Media He'll Play Tonight vs. Islanders

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  13. Capitals Attempt to Derail Speeding Isles

    Warning from the NHL 's surgeon general: The New York Islanders are no longer a cure-all for what ails their opponents.....

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  14. Ovechkin Leaves Practice Early; Laich and Green out vs. Islanders

    The morning's practice hadn't yet begun before forward Alex Ovechkin retreated into the locker room at Kettler Capitals Iceplex, a precautionary measure after incurring an “upper-body tweak...

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  15. Ovechkin (Upper Body) Questionable vs. Isles

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  16. On Road Trip, Capitals Brought Back the Rookie Dinner

    DENVER – The Capitals hadn't had a rookie dinner for several years, due to crammed schedules and the lockout season, so several players long past being officially classified ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 3 months ago 38 reads 0 comments

  17. Alex Ovechkin Scores Game-Winner as Capitals Hold on at Colorado, 3-2

    The rink still pulsed with applause even as the home team fell behind, and on the Washington Capitals ' bench, Coach Barry Trotz took notice...

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  18. Video: Ovechkin with an Unreal Dangle, Scores Game-Winner

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  19. Schmidt Playing Like He Wants Extension

    Back in April of 2013, when the Capitals outbid a handful of other NHL teams and signed University of Minnesota junior defenseman Nate Schmidt to a two-year, $2...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 9 reads 0 comments

  20. Trotz Hoping to Give Kuznetsov 'a Little More Skill to Play With'

    GLENDALE, Ariz. – With the Washington Capitals moving toward full health among their forwards corps — Brooks Laich (shoulder) and Liam O'Brien (lower body) are the lone ...

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  21. Laich Not Sure When He'll Play After Failed Return

    Brooks Laich has dealt with more than his fair share of injuries over the past few years and he's not sure when his current shoulder problem will be behind him...

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  22. Fehr Scores Game-Winner in Overtime as Capitals Find a Way Against Coyotes

    Earlier Tuesday, the NHL 's general managers met in Toronto and decided to abandon the dry scrape, a failed experiment instituted this season that they found resulted in early exits ...

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  23. Capitals Get Winner in OT, Beat Coyotes 2-1

    Eric Fehr put in a rebound at 3:16 of overtime to give the Washington Capitals a 2-1 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Tuesday night...

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  24. Can Caps Change Culture Without Changing Players?

    Back in training camp, Capitals coach Barry Trotz was asked how long it might take before the “culture change” he is trying to administer in his first year in Washington would take root...

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  25. Pregame Primer: Holtby Seeks Redemption

    News and notes as the Capitals [7-7-3, 17 points] visit the Arizona Coyotes [8-9-1, 17 points] tonight at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Ariz. [9 p.m...

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