Game Recaps

... And Then There Was Golf


...And then there was golf.

Caps Clip Khudobin and Canes


Goals from each member of the third line propelled Washington to a 5 to 2 win over the Hurricanes in Raleigh, NC.

Stayin' Alive


Two goals for Nicklas Backstrom and #50 for Ovechkin give the Caps a crucial two points as they cling to their playoff lives.

Not Dead Yet!


The Caps erase a 3-1 deficit to take two points in the shootout as they down the Islanders 4-3.

Caps Can't Hold On Late


The New Jersey Devils overcame an early Alex Ovechkin goal with two of their own, including Ryan Carter's game winning goal with five minutes to play.

Capitals No-Show in Season's Biggest Game


Washington didn't show up to fight for their playoff lives, the visiting Dallas Stars waltzing in and out with two points in regulation.

Music City Minimum


Washington gets a much-needed point... but one point at a time won't get them into the playoffs.

Second-Period Burst Sinks Caps


Washington gives up three goals in five-and-a-half minutes in the middle of the game and can't dig their way out

Tough Loss Yields Much-Needed Point


A late goal from Evgeny Kuznetsov (his first in the NHL) tied the game and secured a single standings point but two blown two goal leads sting deep

Jumping the Sharks


Washington wins in the shootout and completes an improbably successful West Coast road trip


Ward Secures a Point


A late game-tying goal by Ward is enough for a point, but not two

Halak it Like That


Halak's 43 saves help the Caps earn a gritty win in the first game of their tough California road trip.

Early Outburst Proves Good Enough


Washington picks up two big points thanks to a strong start

Kuznetrick Leads the Way


Washington's shiny new toy tallies three assists in a much needed win

Caps vs. Pens Recap: MAF's Shutout Clips Caps


A 2-0 loss at the hands of Marc-Andre Fleury and the Pittsburgh Penguins sends the Capitals bouncing down the standings after their second regulation loss in two nights.



A largely well-played game translates to exactly zero points against a bitter rival.

Five Minutes to Victory


After a long stretch of scoreless hockey, the Caps scored three times in the span of five minutes to erase a 2-0 deficit and earn an important victory.

Blanked in Boston


Caps fail to generate any sort of offense and stumble to a 3-0 loss to the Bruins.

Caps Comeback Comes Up Short


Washington falls in an early hole, keeps digging... then digs almost - but not quite - all the way out.

Flying High...Then Low


The Capitals pick up a point, but blow yet another 2 goal lead, lose a standings point to the Flyers, and fail to achieve their first five game win streak of the season.

Caps vs. Bruins Recap: Ovi's 800th and the Caps' 2


Alex Ovechkin tallied the 800th point in his now nine year old NHL career to lead the Capitals to a 4-2 win over the Boston Bruins - Washington's fourth regulation victory in a row.

Squeaking Out a Win


Because nothing is ever easy, the Caps blow a two-goal lead - twice - before finally finishing off the Panthers late for the 5-4 victory.

Milestones Abound


A career first and a couple of empty-net milestones help the Caps head into the break with a 3-0 win over New Jersey.

Recap: Two for Brouw, One for Brou


A big game from Troy Brouwer, and a nice NHL debut for Julian Brouillette lead the Caps to two much needed standings points, and a 4-2 victory over an old rival.

Ovi-time Victory on Super Sunday


Alex Ovechkin ends a wild game to kick off a four-game homestand with a win

Neuvirth's Stellar Effort Not Enough


Michal Neuvirth stands tall and the captain helps secure a point before the Caps fall to the Wings in the shootout.

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