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Capitals vs. Panthers Game Five Recap: Man in the Mirror Costs Caps

The Capitals forfeit a three goal lead and Game Five in Florida.

Capitals vs. Panthers Game 4 Recap: Cats Even Series in 3-2 OT Win

Florida comes out on top in tonight’s parade to the penalty box, with Verhaeghe scoring the overtime game-winner

Capitals vs. Panthers Game Three Recap: Caps Return Favor To Florida and Win in Dominant Fashion

Samsonov plays his best game to date in Game 3

Capitals vs. Panthers Game Two Recap: Panthers Overwhelm Caps With 5-1 Win

The Capitals only manage one goal amidst many defensive breakdowns as the Panthers storm back in Game 2 to even the Round 1 series.

Capitals vs. Panthers Game One Recap: Vanecek Neuters Cats

Vitek Vanecek leads Washington to a 4 to 2 win over the Panthers in Florida.

Capitals @ Rangers Recap: Rangers Take Game 82 With 3-2 Win

The Caps get two goals from their blueline, but the Rangers come out on top in the final game of the season.

Capitals @ Coyotes Recap: Scoring Dries Up in 2-0 Washington Win

Conor Sheary scores the only goal on Vejmelka as Vitek Vanecek records the sixth shutout of his career.

Capitals @ Golden Knights Recap: Vegas Stays Golden in 4-3 Comeback OT Win

Ovechkin scores his 49th and 50th goals of the season but Vegas capitalizes on Samsonov’s struggles to pull off a third period comeback and overtime victory.

Capitals vs. Avalanche Recap: Washington Upsets NHL’s Best

Washington takes a 3 to 2 decision over the Avalanche in Colorado.

Capitals vs. Leafs Recap: Regular Season Regulation Win is All Toronto

Washington falls to the Maple Leafs 7 to 3 in Toronto.

Capitals vs. Flyers Recap: Washington Wins Brotherly Love Battle

Trevor van Riemsdyk’s Capitals defeat James van Riemsdyk’s Flyers 9 to 2.

Capitals @ Penguins Recap: Caps Hand Pens Fourth-Straight Regulation Loss with 6-3 Victory

Ovechkin scores career goal 774 and Orlov sets a new career high in goals as Washington takes the final game of the season series.

Caps vs. Bolts Recap: Carlson Nets A Pair To Lift Washington To Victory

They didn’t make it easy!

Capitals vs. Wild Recap: Wild With Worry Free Win in Washington

Joel Eriksson Ek’s two goal game leads the Wild to a 5 to 1 win over the Capitals.

Capitals vs. Hurricanes Recap: Canes’ Anagram Conquers Caps

Martin Necas’ two goal game powered Carolina to a 6 to 1 win in Washington.

Capitals @ Sabres Recap: Caps Prevail 4-3 in Hard-Fought Shootout Win

Ovechkin scores career goal 771 and the shootout winner as the Capitals sweep the season series against the Sabres.

Report: Capitals Sign Goalie Clay Stevenson

Capitals vs. Blues Recap: Blown Away By Blue Notes

Nathan Walker’s GWG was the difference maker in St. Louis’ 5 to 2 win.

Capitals @ Hurricanes Recap: Caps Win High-Hitting Affair 4-3 in the Shootout

Ovechkin scored career goal number 769 to tie things up late and Samsonov stood tall in the shootout to push the Caps past the Canes.

Capitals Re-Sign Joe Snively

The Caps’ forward has earned himself a new two-year deal

Capitals @ Canucks Recap: Kuznetsov Hat Trick Leads Caps Past Canucks in 4-3 OT Win

Kuznetsov’s second career hatty and Eller’s OT game-winner push Washington to a victory in Vancouver.

Capitals vs. Oilers Recap: Backstrom’s 1000th the Bright Spot of Overtime Loss

Nicklas Backstrom’s 1000th career point was the highlight of Washington’s 4 to 3 loss in Edmonton.

Capitals @ Flames Recap: Caps Douse Flames in a Grand 5-4 Win

The Caps celebrated Ovechkin and Backstrom’s 1,000th NHL game together with a decisive win in Calgary.

Capitals vs. Kraken Recap: Power Play Produces Washington Win

Two second half power play goals lead Washington to a 5 to 2 win over Seattle.

Capitals vs. Hurricanes Recap: Vanecek Shines in Home Ice Win

Vitek Vanecek’s 36 save shutout leads Washington to a 4 to 0 win over Carolina.

Capitals vs. Maple Leafs Recap: Leafs Hold Off Caps Comeback in 5-3 Win

Tom Wilson’s two goals are not enough to push the Caps past Toronto, extending the home losing streak to six games.

Capitals @ Flyers Recap: Caps Fell Flyers in 5-3 Win

Joe Snively stays hot and Hathaway scores twice in Washington’s 5-3 win to keep rolling on the road.

Capitals vs. Predators Recap: #30 and a 30th Mute Music City

Ilya Samsonov’s 33 saves and Alex Ovechkin’s 30th of the season lead Washington to a 4 to 1 win in Nashville

Capitals @ Canadiens Recap: Caps Eke Out 5-2 Win Over Habs

Joe Snively scores twice and the Caps chase Primeau after four goals in their 5-2 victory in Montreal.

Capitals vs. Oilers Recap: Oilers Stifle Caps In 5-3 Edmonton Win

The Oilers chased Samsonov after just five minutes and scored a late shorty to stop a potential Washington comeback.

Capitals vs. Penguins Recap: Samsonov the Star of Win in Relief

Capitals @ Stars Recap: Caps Outshine Stars in 5-0 Shutout Win

Washington lights up former Capital Braden Holtby and Vitek Vanecek posts his second shutout of the season.