1. After Sitting Three Straight, Glencross to Play for Caps Tonight

    The Washington Capitals are going with veteran experience over youth for tonight's Game 7 against the Islanders ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 26 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  2. NHL.com: Capitals' Fehr Unavailable for Game 7 vs. Islanders

    Washington Capitals forward Eric Fehr will not play in Game 7 of their Eastern Conference First Round series against the New York Islanders at Verizon Center on Monday (7:30 p.m...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 26 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  3. Glencross to Return to Caps' Lineup for Game 7

    Capitals forward Curtis Glencross, who has been a healthy scratch in three straight games, is expected to play in Game 7 on Monday...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 27 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  4. Capitals Unfazed by Poor Home Performance in Game 7 of Stanley Cup Playoffs

    The Washington Capitals couldn't end their Eastern Conference First Round series against the New York Islanders , losing 3-1 at Nassau Coliseum on Saturday...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 28 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  5. Backstrom: Caps Need to Be 'Hungrier' in Game 7

    As close as the New York Islanders ' 3-1 win was in Game 6, it sounds like the Washington Capitals believe that there was a noticeable difference in the two teams' effort levels...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 28 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  6. Trotz Disappointed in Caps' Effort

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 28 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  7. Capitals Become Team D.C.'s Been Hoping For

    WASHINGTON -- No one is ceding this first-round playoff series to the Washington Capitals no matter how impressive they were in beating down the plucky New York Islanders 5-1 in Game 5 Thursday night to take a 3-2 lead...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 28 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  8. Improved D Big Reason Capitals Lead Series

    UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- The Washington Capitals allowed seven goals through two games in their Eastern Conference First round series with the New York Islanders ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 28 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  9. Caps Move Within 1 Win of Advancing

    They had been speared in the groin and slashed in the knees and hacked in the gut, willing victims to the frustration of their visitors, human piñatas stuffed only with bliss...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 30 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  10. Capitals Bully Islanders at Verizon in 5-1 Win

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  11. Kuznetsov: 'Whole Team Celebrity Today'

    #Caps F Evgeny Kuznetsov: "Right now I stay here and you guys all watching me like I'm a celebrity. But not. Whole team celebrity today...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 30 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  12. Watch: Caps' Alzner Gets a Kiss After Scoring Goal

    When Washington Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner scored a go-ahead goal in Game 5 on Thursday, his teammate Michael Latta could hardly contain his enthusiasm...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 30 days ago 65 reads 0 comments

  13. Watch: Kuznetsov Bats Puck out of Air for Goal

    Washington Capitals forward Evgeny Kuznetsov took a page out of the Nationals ' game plan on Thursday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 30 days ago 110 reads 0 comments

  14. Preparation, Commitment Boosts Capitals Penalty Kill

    ARLINGTON, Va. -- Jay Beagle knew he was going to feel the effects later, but getting in the way of a Johnny Boychuk slap shot is just part of his job description...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 30 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Trotz: Fehr Could Return for Possible Game 7

    Among the 15 Washington Capitals skaters who have appeared in all four games of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series against the Islanders , only forward Troy Brouwer has attempted fewer than two shots on goal at five-on-five...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 30 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  16. Wilson Vows to Keep Pounding Depleted Isles

    Capitals right wing Tom Wilson has a message for the Islanders who have accused him of intentionally knocking 38-year-old defenseman Lubomir Visnovsky out of the lineup with what could be a career-ending concussion: Bring it on...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 30 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  17. Capitals Implore Fans to Bring Their Vocal Cords

    With the echoes of “Can You Hear Us?” still ringing in their ears from Games 3 and 4 at Nassau Coliseum, the Capitals will return to Verizon Center tonight needing to ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 30 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  18. In Regaining Home-Ice Advantage, 'a Rush of Confidence' for the Capitals

    On the Washington Capitals ' return trip home from Nassau Coliseum, their Eastern Conference quarterfinals with the New York Islanders evened at two games apiece, defensive partners ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 30 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  19. Trotz: Fehr Could Return for Possible Game 7

    Trotz said Fehr's still day to day, hasn't skated yet, but left open the possibility of a Game 7 return if necessary...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Determination, Focus Important in Capitals' Dominant Playoff Penalty Kill

    Nicklas Backstrom was without his stick, having thrown it away because it was broken, and he knew that the Washington Capitals couldn't afford to be down another man...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 9 reads 0 comments