Washington Capitals Look To Reverse History

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The Washington Capitals and Boston Bruins are headed to Game 7 in their first round series in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Last year on their way to the Cup, the Bruins stared elimination in the eye three times in game […]

Shanabanned: Nicklas Backstrom Receives One-Game Suspension

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The Washington Capitals will have to make do without their first-line center Nicklas Backstrom in Game 4 of their first-round series against the Boston Bruins. Late Tuesday night the news broke that Backstrom would receive a one-game suspension that the […]

Mike Green Feels No Pressure To Score

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The last time Mike Green scored a goal was when the price of gas was well under $4.00 and Bruce Boudreau was still employed by the Washington Capitals. That goal came on October 22, the seventh game of the Capitals […]

Washington Capitals Turning Heads With Defense

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Perhaps the Washington Capitals got the message when they crash and burned in the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs last year. Or maybe they’ve finally bought into the message Dale Hunter has been pounding into them for the […]

Washington Capitals Even Series Against Boston Bruins

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Yet again, 60 minutes weren’t enough for the Washington Capitals and Boston Bruins to settle game 2 of their playoff series. Hell, it took over 80 minutes this time. In game 1 the Bruins won off of a Chris Kelly […]

Washington Capitals Drop Game 1 Against Boston Bruins

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Sixty minutes weren’t enough for the Washington Capitals and Boston Bruins in game 1 of their best of seven series. Regulation time ended with a score of 0-0, just how it started, and it was anyone’s game heading into the […]

Braden Holtby To Make Stanley Cup Playoffs Debut

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It is almost no surprise now that 22-year-old Braden Holtby will be getting the start in game 1 of the Washington Capitals vs. Boston Bruins first round series. Holtby was called back up to the NHL at the beginning of […]

Playoffs Are Joel Ward’s Time To Shine

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The 2011-2012 regular season did not go nearly how newly acquired Washington Capitals winger Joel Ward had anticipated. Since becoming a regular in the NHL in the 2008-2009 season, this year recorded career lows in ice time (12:26), goals (6), […]

Mike Knuble Tells ‘Young Guns’ To Do It Now

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They have all been together now for a total of five seasons. In that span they have made the playoffs every year, with four Southeast Division titles. Altogether they have combined for 544 goals and 827 assists since joining forces […]

Washington Capitals Set To Face Boston Bruins In First Round Of Stanley Cup Playoffs

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After a convincing 4-1 win over the New York Rangers on Saturday evening, the Washington Capitals clinched the seventh spot in the Eastern Conference and a first round date with the defending Stanley Cup champions Boston Bruins. The Capitals and […]

Washington Capitals Clinch Playoff Berth

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In the final home game of the regular season, the Washington Capitals clinched a playoff berth for the fifth straight season. The Capitals beat the Florida Panthers 4-2 in front of a sold out Verizon Center to clinch at least […]

Michal Neuvirth Will Face Florida Panthers

With the revolving door situation at goalie for the Washington Capitals all season, coach Dale Hunter has usually been mysterious with his decision of who will be starting in net until right before game time. Wednesday however, the Capitals coach […]