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Sportsnet.ca Mar 3, 2024
Capitals loan Evgeny Kuznetsov to AHL after clearing waivers

Capitals loan Evgeny Kuznetsov to AHL after clearing waivers

The Washington Capitals have loaned Evgeny Kuznetsov to the AHL’s Hershey Bears after the centre cleared waivers on Sunday.

Capitals put Evgeny Kuznetsov on waivers after he was cleared to practice again

The Washington Capitals put Evgeny Kuznetsov on waivers on Saturday, a surprising move that came hours after the mercurial center was cleared by the NHL/NHLPA player assistance program to resume practicing.
Sportsnet.ca Mar 2, 2024
Capitals place Kuznetsov on waivers after clearing player assistance program

Capitals place Kuznetsov on waivers after clearing player assistance program

The Washington Capitals have placed Evgeny Kuznetsov on waivers, Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman reported Saturday.
Sportsnet.ca Mar 2, 2024
Capitals’ Kuznetsov cleared to practice following month in player assistance program

Capitals’ Kuznetsov cleared to practice following month in player assistance program

Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov was cleared Saturday to resume practicing while entering the follow-up care phase of the NHL/NHLPA player assistance program.
The Hockey Writers Mar 2, 2024

Flyers Let Lead Slip Away in 5-2 Loss to Capitals

The Philadelphia Flyers lost a huge game for the Metropolitan Division playoff race to the Washington Capitals 5-2 after starting off hot with a 2-0 lead after the first period.…
Sportsnet.ca Mar 1, 2024
Capitals score five unanswered goals to beat Flyers

Capitals score five unanswered goals to beat Flyers

Alex Ovechkin scored his 839th career goal and helped set up John Carlson’s go-ahead goal, and the Washington Capitals rallied to beat the Philadelphia Flyers 5-2 on Friday night in a massive victory for their playoff hopes.
Sportsnet.ca Mar 1, 2024
NHL Highlights: Capitals 5, Flyers 2

NHL Highlights: Capitals 5, Flyers 2

Dylan Strome had a goal and an assist and Hendrix Lappiere chipped in with a pair of assists as the Washington Capitals defeated the Philadelphia Flyers 5-2.

Capitals score 5 unanswered goals to beat the Flyers 5-2, a big win for Washington's playoff hopes

Alex Ovechkin scored his 839th career goal and helped set up John Carlson's go-ahead goal, and the Washington Capitals rallied to beat the Philadelphia Flyers 5-2 on Friday night in a massive victory for their playoff hopes.
Sportsnet.ca Mar 1, 2024
Capitals’ Ovechkin wires home sweet wrister off the draw for his 17th goal of the year

Capitals’ Ovechkin wires home sweet wrister off the draw for his 17th goal of the year

Watch as Washington Capitals legend Alex Ovechkin fires home his 17th goal of the season, this time picking his spot off of a beautifully drawn-up set-piece off a face-off, beating Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Samuel Ersson.

Gostisbehere scores 2, surging Red Wings rout Capitals 8-3 for 1st 6-game winning streak since 2019

Shayne Gostisbehere scored in each of the first two periods and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Washington Capitals 8-3 on Tuesday night, for their first six-game winning streak in nearly five years.
Sportsnet.ca Feb 27, 2024
NHL Highlights: Red Wings 8, Capitals 3

NHL Highlights: Red Wings 8, Capitals 3

Shayne Gostisbehere scored twice, Lucas Raymond had three points, and Patrick Kane collected two helpers as the Detroit Red Wings trounced the Washington Capitals 8-3.
Sportsnet.ca Feb 27, 2024
Red Wings’ DeBrincat caps off perfect passing play with goal vs. Capitals

Red Wings’ DeBrincat caps off perfect passing play with goal vs. Capitals

Watch as Detroit Red Wings forward Alex DeBrincat caps off a perfect passing play with teammates Dylan Larkin and Patrick Kane to score the Red Wings’ seventh goal of the game against the Washington Capitals.
Sportsnet.ca Feb 27, 2024
Capitals’ Lapierre taps in goal thanks to perfect assist by Ovechkin

Capitals’ Lapierre taps in goal thanks to perfect assist by Ovechkin

Watch as Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin makes a second effort to kick the puck to his stick to help set up teammate Hendrix Lapierre for a tap in goal during the second period against the Detroit Red Wings.
Sportsnet.ca Feb 26, 2024
Capitals inch closer to playoff spot with win over Senators

Capitals inch closer to playoff spot with win over Senators

Hendrix Lapierre scored twice, and the Washington Capitals beat the Ottawa Senators 6-3 in a good, old-fashioned goal fest Monday night, inching closer to a playoff position.
Sportsnet.ca Feb 26, 2024
NHL Highlights: Capitals 6, Senators 3

NHL Highlights: Capitals 6, Senators 3

Hendrix Lapierre scored twice, Aliaksei Protas had three points, and John Carlson became the second-highest goal-scoring defenceman in Washington Capitals history with a power-play marker as they trounced the Ottawa Senators 6-3.

Capitals Player News

  • Alex Ovechkin

    Alex Ovechkin

    Capitals’ Ovechkin wires home sweet wrister off the draw for his 17th goal of the year

  • Darcy Kuemper

    Darcy Kuemper

    Batherson shows off unreal patience to put Senators on the board vs. Capitals

  • Charlie Lindgren

    Charlie Lindgren

    Coyotes’ Cooley goes top shelf on the breakaway from Guenther’s stretch pass

  • T.J. Oshie

    T.J. Oshie

    T.J. Oshie departs Capitals' 5-3 win over Lightning with non-contact injury

  • Hendrix Lapierre

    Hendrix Lapierre

    Capitals’ Lapierre taps in goal thanks to perfect assist by Ovechkin

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