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Caps Sign Matt Niskanen


The Caps have brought in yet another former Penguins' D, signing Niskanen to a 7-year deal.

Caps Re-Sign Michael Latta


The gritty center gets a two-year extension

Caps Sign Brooks Orpik


Washington inks the former Pens' blueliner

Washington Capitals Draft Vitek Vanecek


With his second pick, new Caps GM Brian MacLellan takes another Czech, this time a goaltender

Washington Capitals Draft Jakub Vrana


With his first pick as general manager, Brian MacLellan selects... a wing?

Meet the New Bosses


A month after the changing of the guard, the Caps have found their new GM and head coach.

If Mr. Trotz Comes to Washington...


All signs point to the Barry Trotz Era beginning in Washington... so what can we expect to see?

Caps Dismiss McPhee, Oates


The long-time general manager and sophomore bench boss will not be returning in 2014-15.

... And Then There Was Golf


...And then there was golf.

Caps Win 4-0 as Beagle Pots a Pair


Washington continues to shine when the spotlight's off, routing Chicago


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.

50 for 8


The Caps' captain has picked up his 5th 50-goal season with his power-play tally against the Blues.

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

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 Re-Sign Orlov


The Caps have locked up the blueliner for two more years

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.

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