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Capitals vs. Bruins Game 4 Recap: Boston Takes 3-1 Series Lead With Decisive 4-1 Win

Ilya Samsonov was the only bright spot in Washington’s lackluster effort in Game 4 loss at TD Garden

Capitals vs. Bruins Game 3 Recap: Craig Smith Silences Caps

In the second overtime Craig Smith scored the winner to secure a 3 to 2 Boston win.

Capitals vs. Bruins Game 2 Recap: Bruins Tie Series With 4-3 OT Win

Garnet Hathaway two-goal game not enough as Boston ties series at 1-1 with an OT victory.

Capitals vs. Bruins Game 1 Recap: Caps Take the First, 3-2 (OT)

A physical, event-filled, and very playoff Game 1 needed extra time and Dowd ensured it was a win

Capitals vs Flyers Recap: Caps Finish Season Series Against Flyers With 2-1 OT Win

A depleted Caps lineup forces overtime and a Conor Sheary OT tally wins it, but T.J. Oshie misses the third period due to injury.

Capitals vs Flyers: Caps Can’t Buy Bounce in 4-2 Loss

The Caps come out flat against the Flyers and fall 4-2 in their return home

Capitals vs. Rangers Recap: New York Neutered By Synergy of Size and Skill

T.J. Oshie’s emotion filled three goal game powers Washington to a 4 to 2 victory.

Capitals vs. Rangers Recap: The Youth Were Served in Washington Win

A shorthanded veteran Capitals squad defeated the Rangers 6 to 3 in New York.

Capitals vs. Penguins Recap: Pittsburgh Plows Caps

Two Bryan Rust goals power the Penguins to a 3 to 0 victory over Washington.

Capitals vs. Penguins Recap: Pens Grab 5-4 OT Win

Pittsburgh wins in extra time but both teams clinch 2021 NHL Postseason berth with one point apiece.

Capitals vs. Islanders Recap: Caps Embargo the Islanders Offense in 1-0 Win

Caps sweep a 3-game set with the Islanders with one of their best defensive game of the season.

Capitals vs. Islanders Recap: Ovechkinless Capitals Win 6-3 Over Islanders

The Caps dominate the Isles again and take the second of three against New York

Capitals @ Islanders Recap: Caps Take Two Points In 1-0 Shootout Win

A goaltending battle ends in an Ilya Samsonov shutout to give Washington a 1-0 victory, taking the first of three consecutive matchups between the Caps and Isles.

Capitals @ Bruins Recap: Bruins Best Caps 6-3

Mantha scores again but Boston scores four unanswered to cement 6-3 win over Washington.

Capitals vs. Sabres: Capitals Poor Effort Spoils Backstrom’s 1000th Game

The night starts with a bang and ends with a whimper as the Caps get run around by the lowly Sabres.

Capitals vs Flyers Recap: Caps Storm Past Flyers In 6-1 Win

Anthony Mantha scores in his Caps debut and Alex Ovechkin scores goal number 728 in a lopsided Washington win.

Capitals @ Bruins Recap: Cruisin’ for a Bru(s)in

The Caps dole out an ass-beating of the highest order.

Capitals @ Sabres Recap: Caps Best Sabres 4-3

Alex Ovechkin scores career goal 727, the blueline contributes two, and Jakub Vrana breaks his slump in 4-3 win.

Capitals vs. Bruins Recap: A Shorty Wins It For Boston

Brad Marchand’s shorthanded goal was the game winner in Boston’s 4-2 triumph over Washington.

Capitals @ Islanders Recap: New York Wins 1-0 In Low-Scoring Affair

Vitek Vanecek put up one heck of a fight, but Semyon Varlamov and the Isles shut out the Capitals.

Capitals vs. Devils Recap: Overtime Orlov Ends It

The Capitals defeated the Devils 2 to 1 in overtime.

Capitals vs. Islanders Recap: Washington Falls in New York

A Mat Barzal hat trick powers the Islanders to an 8 to 4 win over Washington.

Capitals vs. Rangers Recap: Matinee Melee Ends In 5-4 Caps Victory

Tom Wilson scored twice and Alex Ovechkin scored career goal 724 in this afternoon’s chaotic matchup with a seven-goal third period.

Capitals vs. Devils Recap: Caps Cast Out Devils In 4-3 Win

A trio of Russian goal scorers powers Washington past New Jersey for the Caps’ fifth-straight victory over the Devils this season.

Caps Reverse Their Winning Ways In 3-1 Defeat To New York

In the Reverse Retros sweater’s last scheduled appearance of the of year the Blue Shirts came out on top

Capitals vs Rangers Recap: Vanecek’s Strong Game and Two Late Ovechkin Goals Give Caps 2-1 Win

The Caps take the first of two in the weekend set and their first against the Rangers this season

Capitals vs. Sabres Recap: Big Backstrom Business Beats Buffalo

Backstrom’s big night leads the Capitals to a 6 to 0 win in Buffalo.

Capitals @ Flyers Recap: Caps Hold On To Win 5-4

The Capitals didn’t make it easy on the fans but they squeeze out a win for their third straight against the Flyers

Capitals vs. Devils Recap: Vrana’s OT Goal Saves Caps from Embarrassing Loss

The Caps jump up three, then blow a three-goal lead, and salvage in OT. Good times.

Capitals @ Flyers Recap: Caps Defeat Flyers 3-1

Ovechkin scores number 714, Samsonov shines, and Nick Jensen scores a goal in 3-1 Washington victory.

Capitals @ Bruins Recap: Capitals Grind Out 2-1 Shootout Win

Lars Eller extends point streak, Vitek Vanecek leads Caps past Bruins in extra point victory.

Capitals vs. Devils Recap: Ovechkin Nets Game Winner as Caps Hang On for 3-2 Win

Ovechkin’s game-winner helps the Caps sweep the back-to-back in Jersey