1. Carrick Responds Well in Pressure-Packed Game

    News and notes as the Capitals celebrate their 6-5 overtime victory against the Detroit Red Wings with a team Super Bowl party.....

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  2. Brooks Laich and Mike Green out vs. Red Wings

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  3. John Carlson Shoulders Load for Capitals Without Mike Green

    When Mike Green went down with a head injury in the first period of Thursday night's 5-2 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets , Adam Oates knew defenseman John Carlson would see a bump in ice time...

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  4. Adam Oates Expects Mike Green to Play in Sunday

    Capitals ' defenseman Mike Green practiced Saturday, his first on-ice action since a hit from Columbus 's Boone Jenner Tuesday knocked him out of the game and into evaluation for concussion...

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  5. Mikhail Grabovski 'Still a Ways Away' from Returning to Capitals Lineup

    Washington Capitals head coach offered an update on injured forward Mikhail Grabovsky, saying he's 'still a ways away' from returning from a leg injury (via Adam Vignan)...

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  6. Mike Green Going Through Concussion Protocol

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  7. Video: Neuvirth's Glove Denies Nyquist

    Washington Capitals goalie Michal Neuvirth might not make many net appearances this season, but he's likely to show up often in highlight reels for a while after this beautiful glove save from Friday...

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  8. Mike Green out Friday vs. Red Wings

    Mike Green is not on the ice for warmups, he won't play in Detroit . That means Tyson Strachan will be in the lineup for the #Caps...

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  9. Capitals Recall Tyson Strachan from Hershey Bears

    With Mike Green sidelined by an upper body injury suffered Thursday night against the Columbus Blue Jackets , the Washington Capitals recalled defenseman Tyson Strachan on an emergency basis from the Hershey Bears on Friday...

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  10. Capitals Coach Adam Oates: 'You've Got to Be Patient'

    Each time the Capitals lose in a particularly unbecoming fashion, it is always interesting to see how Coach Adam Oates handles the next day...

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  11. Capitals' Familiar Errors Show a Team Stuck in Place, Not Improving

    Nothing that went wrong for the Washington Capitals Thursday night was new, except perhaps the lack of hustle that all but ceded puck battles to the speedy, hard-working Blue Jackets ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  12. Fan Taunts Caps Coach Adam Oates in Columbus

    Some fans sitting behind the glass near the opponent's bench at hockey games like to do things to stand out on the broadcast. Like Vancouver 's Green Men, for instance...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  13. Ovechkin Heads to Sochi with the Weight of a Nation on His Shoulders

    Long before he dreamed of planting a kiss on the Stanley Cup, Alex Ovechkin yearned to feel the weight of Olympic gold around his neck...

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  14. Who's to Blame for Capitals Struggles?

    This is sorta how I visualize blame/responsibility for the current state of things w/ the #Caps: pic.twitter...

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  15. No Hearing Scheduled for Jenner After Green Hit

    Columbus rookie Boone Jenner isn't scheduled for a disciplinary hearing following his big hit on Washington 's Mike Green during Thursday's 5-2 win, a NHL spokesman confirmed...

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  16. Mike Green a Game-Time Decision Tonight vs. Red Wings

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  17. Green of Injured During Game Against Columbus Blue Jackets

    COLUMBUS -- The Washington Capitals said after the first period Thursday that the return of defenseman Mike Green is questionable for the remainder of the game against the Columbus Blue Jackets ...

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  18. Troy Brouwer Not Crashing the Net

    Troy Brouwer finally got back on the scoresheet, scoring with a slap shot from the slot during a second period power play in Tuesday's win against Buffalo...

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  19. Alex Ovechkin Plays Goalie

    Turns out all it takes for the good times to return to the Caps dressing room is a trip with their vodka-swilling dads, a dominant win in Montreal , a follow-up win in Buffalo , and an optional skate in Columbus ...

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  20. Caps' Dads Bond on Road Trip

    Newark and Montreal — Something had to change. These guys had come too far: Gunther Alzner from outside Vancouver , Dave Green from Calgary , Lars Johansson from Sweden, Frank Fehr from the tiny town of Winkler, Manitoba...

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  21. Washington Capitals Playoff Hopes Rest on Other Stars Supporting Alex Ovechkin

    As Alex Ovechkin goes, so go the Washington Capitals . This hypothesis has been proven so often during Ovechkin's nine-year career with the Capitals that it is now accepted with ironclad certainty as a formula...

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  22. The Greatest Strength of Each Sochi-Bound Washington Capital

    The 2014 Winter Olympic Games are less than two weeks away, which means hockey’s brightest stars will soon be departing for Sochi...

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  23. Capitals Recall Center Ryan Stoa from Hershey

    ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals have recalled center Ryan Stoa from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), vice president and general manager George McPhee announced today...

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  24. NHL on NBCSN: Struggling Sabres Host Slumping Capitals

    NBCSN continues its coverage of the 2013-14 campaign tonight when the Buffalo Sabres host the Washington Capitals at First Niagara Center at 7:30 p.m. ET...

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  25. Caps Look to Build off Slump-Busting Win

    The whoops echoed down the tunnel from the visitors' dressing room at Bell Centre on Saturday night. The Washington Capitals , after more than two weeks, had a reason to celebrate...

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