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CSN Washington 10 hours ago
The Capitals will be shorthanded again in Nashville on Saturday
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The Capitals will be shorthanded again in Nashville on Saturday

The three Capitals who sat out Fridays 2-1 win over the Oilers will also miss Saturdays game against the Predators, Coach Barry Trotz said.Defensemen Matt
Japers' Rink 11 hours ago

Caps vs. Oilers Recap: What Offense? Washington Wins a Tight Test 2-1

The Washington Capitals downed the Edmonton Oilers Friday night at Verizon Center, holding the high-flying McDavid-led squad to just one score. Ice Tracker - Game Summary - Event Summary - Shot Report - Faceoff Summary - Play-by-Play - Home TOI - Visitor TOI - Advanced Stats at: hockeystats, Natural...
Japers' Rink 12 hours ago

Capitals vs. Oilers Third Period Thread

Edmonton's Leon Draisaitl tied the game up for the Edmonton Oilers, knotting it at one apiece heading into the final frame. Third period ahead. Tweets from @JapersRink/tweet-tweeters
CSN Washington 12 hours ago

Kuznetsov shuts down McDavid as Caps extend home win streak to 13

Final Score: Washington Capitals (41-12-7) defeat the Edmonton Oilers (33-21-8) 2-1 at Verizon Center on Friday night.How It Happened: The Capitals were unable to set
San Francisco Chronicle 8 hours ago
Capitals extend home winning streak to 13

Capitals extend home winning streak to 13

Without their usual offensive dominance at home and missing several key regulars due to injuries, the Washington Capitals kept the puck almost all night and kept their home winning streak alive. Justin Williams and Tom Wilson scored and Braden Holtby made 30 saves as the Capitals beat the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 on Friday to tie their franchise record with their 13th consecutive home victory. Eddie Lack, making just his sixth start of the season due to concussion issues, stopped 34 shots for his ninth career shutout as host Carolina snapped a five-game losing streak. On the eve of the...
Defying odds and dividing opinions may be what Oilers' d-man Kris Russell does best

Defying odds and dividing opinions may be what Oilers' d-man Kris Russell does best

GAME DAY 62: Oilers at Capitals I knew the moment that Kris Russell signed with the Edmonton Oilers that those of us who follow the Oil would get a first-hand look at a true hockey curio. The man praised by some observers of the game as “the best shot blocker in the league” was largely […]

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CSN Washington 18 hours ago

Game 60: Capitals vs. Oilers game time, how to watch, open thread

Connor McDavid and the Oilers are in town to take on the Capitals. It's a special night for CSN, too. Here's all the game info.
CSN Washington Feb 23, 2017

Injury and maintenence day force Capitals to make two more call-ups

A injury to Matt Niskanen on Wednesday night has forced the Capitals to make a callup from Hershey. That wasn't the only move the team made on Thursday.
CSN Washington Feb 23, 2017

Prospect report: Ilya Samsonov leads team to the KHL playoffs

Hershey update: 26-16-8-3, 5th in the Atlantic Division. Last week: 1-2-0-0The Zach Sanford-Jakub Vrana competition for a spot on the Caps third line in place
FOX Sports Feb 22, 2017
Kuznetsov's 2 goals lead Capitals to 4-1 win over Flyers

Kuznetsov's 2 goals lead Capitals to 4-1 win over Flyers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Evgeny Kuznetsov scored two goals, Braden Holtby made 33 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 on Wednesday night.
Boston Herald Feb 22, 2017
Kuznetsov's 2 goals lead Capitals to 4-1 win over Flyers

Kuznetsov's 2 goals lead Capitals to 4-1 win over Flyers

PHILADELPHIA — Evgeny Kuznetsov scored two goals, Braden Holtby made 33 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 on Wednesday night.Nicklas Backstrom and T.J. Oshie also scored for the NHL-leading Capitals, who snapped a two-game losing streak.Brayden Schenn had the lone goal for the struggling Flyers, who are 2-5 in their last seven games. Michal Neuvirth stopped 25 shots for Philadelphia.Backstrom gave the Capitals a 1-0 lead in the first period when he scored his 18th goal. He snapped a wrist shot from the right circle and the puck fluttered over Neuvirth's...
CSN Washington Feb 22, 2017

Two disallowed goals sink Flyers as Caps earn first win after the bye

Final score: Washington Capitals 4, Philadelphia Flyers 1How it happened: The Flyers scored just 23 seconds in, but Barry Trotz came up with a heads
CSN Washington Feb 22, 2017

Zach Sanford is making the most of his opportunity on the third line

Zach Sanford's first 20 NHL games were fairly unremarkable. The rookie forward did well to earn a spot in the lineup, but as time went
CSN Washington Feb 22, 2017

After a dry spell, Caps' Daniel Winnik rediscovers his scoring touch

Although Daniel Winnik's job description is that of a checking line winger and penalty kill specialist, the veteran has the ability to get hot offensively, too.Case
CSN Washington Feb 22, 2017

Game 59: Capitals at Flyers game time, how to watch, open thread

Caps look to get back in the win column with a game against the Philadelphia Flyers. Watch Caps GameTime at 7 p.m. on CSN or stream it live.
FOX Sports Feb 21, 2017
Flyers look to avenge lopsided loss to Capitals

Flyers look to avenge lopsided loss to Capitals

PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia Flyers don't have to dig deep into their memory banks to remember the last time they faced the Washington Capitals.
FOX Sports Feb 21, 2017
Injury to Burakovsky allows Capitals to evaluate depth

Injury to Burakovsky allows Capitals to evaluate depth

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) If there was ever a good time for the Washington Capitals to go through an injury, it's now.
CSN Washington Feb 21, 2017

With call-up, Caps 'reward' prospect Travis Boyd for hard work, improvement

Although it took a little longer than he had hoped, Capitals prospect Travis Boyd was thrilled to finally get his first NHL call-up on Tuesday.Its

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