Washington Capitals

Alex Ovechkin Savagely Knocked Out Rookie with 1 Devastating Punch NHL Alex Ovechkin Savagely Knocked Out Rookie with 1 Devastating Punch , 11:29am, April 16

One of life's mottos tells us to "take the bull by the horns!" When we're facing a difficult task, you…

President Trump to Host NHL Champion Capitals, Only 1 Player Plans to Skip NHL President Trump to Host NHL Champion Capitals, Only 1 Player Plans to Skip , 11:24am, March 20

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals will get a chance to celebrate their Stanley Cup championship with…

Trotz Resigns as Coach of Stanley Cup-Winning Washington Capitals NHL Trotz Resigns as Coach of Stanley Cup-Winning Washington Capitals 4:27pm, June 18

AP — Barry Trotz abruptly stepped down as coach of the Washington Capitals on Monday after failing to agree to…

Professional sports team took a clear shot at Donald Trump’s staff with just one graphic NHL Professional sports team took a clear shot at Donald Trump’s staff with just one graphic 6:09pm, January 23

Countless jokes have made the rounds about Donald Trump's inaccurate claims that over one million people attended his inauguration, but…

Flyers’ right-winger lands incredibly illegal, dangerous hit on Capitals defenseman NHL Flyers’ right-winger lands incredibly illegal, dangerous hit on Capitals defenseman , Senior Content Editor 11:53am, April 19

With the playoff Game 3 already out of hand in the third period, Philadelphia Flyers right-winger Pierre-Edouard Bellemare laid out Capitals defenseman…

Rangers win game 7 thriller, advance past Capitals to Conference finals NHL Rangers win game 7 thriller, advance past Capitals to Conference finals 11:25pm, May 13

Game 7 between the New York Rangers and the Washington Capitals was a brutal slugfest that proved to be a…

Ovechkin: ‘We’re going to win this series’ NHL Ovechkin: ‘We’re going to win this series’ 8:03pm, May 11

With game 7 between the New York Rangers and Washington Capitals looming, both teams have a real chance to win…

Rangers survive late Capitals surge to force game seven NHL Rangers survive late Capitals surge to force game seven 9:38pm, May 10

Just a short time ago the New York Rangers playoff hopes looked bleak.  All of the breaks in a tight…

Rangers prevail in OT to survive game 5 NHL Rangers prevail in OT to survive game 5 9:45pm, May 8

Things were tight between the New York Rangers and Washington Capitals throughout their game five matchup Friday.  It wouldn't be…

Capitals take commanding 3-1 lead over Rangers NHL Capitals take commanding 3-1 lead over Rangers 11:22pm, May 6

The Washington Capitals got just what they needed and not much more Wednesday, downing the New York Rangers 2-1 and taking…

Rick Nash on struggles: ‘A bounce would be nice’ NHL Rick Nash on struggles: ‘A bounce would be nice’ 4:03pm, May 5

Most New York Rangers fans can remember Rick Nash's 2014 playoff struggles as if they were yesterday.  In fact they…

Nassau Coliseum goes crazy as Tavares wins game 3 for Islanders in OT NHL Nassau Coliseum goes crazy as Tavares wins game 3 for Islanders in OT 10:14pm, April 19

The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum was a raucous scene Sunday as the Islanders brought their series with Washington home for…

Ovechkin takes puck in sensitive area, suffers ‘lower body injury’ NHL Ovechkin takes puck in sensitive area, suffers ‘lower body injury’ 10:20pm, March 15

'Lower body injury' is a nondescript term that hockey fans hear all the time from teams to describe an injury.  Sunday…

Trotz tears into Capitals after loss ‘We’ve got too many passengers’ NHL Trotz tears into Capitals after loss ‘We’ve got too many passengers’ 12:24pm, March 14

After the Washington Capitals (36-23-10) lost to the Dallas Stars (32-27-10) 4-2 Friday night Caps coach Barry Trotz had some…

Ovechkin now has more power play goals than the Buffalo Sabres NHL Ovechkin now has more power play goals than the Buffalo Sabres 11:15pm, March 11

Wednesday the Washington Capitals fell 3-1 to the New York Rangers, but that one goal belonged to Caps star Alexander…

Fists fly in fight filled night between Capitals and Blue Jackets NHL Fists fly in fight filled night between Capitals and Blue Jackets 1:10am, March 4

The hits and fists flew between the Washington Capitals and Columbus Blue Jackets Tuesday night.  Eighty total penalty minutes, three…

Penguins and Capitals fight breaks out inside Pens bench NHL Penguins and Capitals fight breaks out inside Pens bench 9:20am, February 26

The Pittsburg Penguins (35-17-9) finally got a win over the Washington Capitals (33-19-10) this season on Wednesday night, winning 4-3.…

Jason Chimera takes out Zac Rinaldo with hard uppercut NHL Jason Chimera takes out Zac Rinaldo with hard uppercut 10:13pm, February 22

During the Philadelphia Flyers game with the Washington Capitals Sunday, Zac Rinaldo made every possible effort to lay out Capitals…