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Pulses Of Love Conquer Hate From Orlando To D.C.

Stuart Symington | Posted 06.21.2016 | Queer Voices
Stuart Symington

We can no longer let our parents, co-workers, friends, and school children be stolen by violence. We cannot let another life be claimed.

NHL Player Retires At 24 Due To Concussions

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 06.29.2015 | Sports

A sad end to a once-promising career.

WATCH: Alex Ovechkin, What Are You Doing?

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.15.2014 | Sports

Whatever you do, don't look directly into his eyes. If you do, your best method of escape is to maintain eye contact while slowly backing away. Don't ...

Hockey Player Makes 'Dream Come True' For Young Fan Who Has Down Syndrome

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.11.2014 | Good News

For one young fan, this hockey player just proved that he's as much of a superstar off the ice as he is on. In early September, Ann Schaab, a fourt...

WATCH: Goalie Makes Unbelievable Save After Falling Down

Posted 02.28.2014 | Sports

Despite falling down in the middle of a breakaway, Florida Panthers goalie Tim Thomas still managed to rob Capitals defenseman Mike Green of an easy g...

WATCH: 8-Year-Old Boy Knocks Out His Cancer, Then An NHL Player

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 01.25.2014 | Good News

On Friday night, Washington Capitals' rookie Tom Wilson fought Toronto Maple Leafs' Carter Ashton. The next morning, Wilson dropped the gloves with 8-...

Brendan Witt on Today's NHL: 'Bunch of Wimps'

Brian DAmbrosio | Posted 02.25.2014 | Sports
Brian DAmbrosio

With an adherent to old-school hockey's philosophy of shedding the mitts and playing to the final buzzer, this NHL enforcer piled up 1,424 penalty minutes in 890 career regular season games. A handful stand out in the annals of hockey tussles.

Flyers Center Injured After Violent Hit

Posted 12.18.2013 | Sports

Flyers center Brayden Schenn was knocked out of the game in the second period on Tuesday night after Capitals winger Tom Wilson leveled him from behin...

Washington Capitals Send Their Happy Holiday Wishes

Posted 12.12.2013 | Sports

Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals sent along their happy holiday wishes with a fantastic "Jingle Bells" music video....

LOOK: Fan Honors Ovechkin With EPIC Beard

Posted 11.11.2013 | Sports

One diehard Capitals fan showed unwavering support for Alex Ovechkin while simultaneously turning heads with some of the most impressive facial hair t...

WATCH: Defenseman Breaks Skate During Game

Posted 10.29.2013 | Sports

Washington Capitals blueliner Steven Oleksy had a little trouble getting off the ice after he broke his skate during a game against the Vancouver Canu...

WATCH: Caps D-Man Flips Into Own Bench

Posted 10.15.2013 | Sports

Capitals defenseman Mike Green looked more like acrobatic Tigers outfielder Torii Hunter on Monday night when he flew over the boards and into Washing...

5 Things About NHL's Opening Night

Posted 10.02.2013 | Sports

The Chicago Blackhawks celebrated their 2013 Stanley Cup title one last time on Tuesday night. The team had a ceremony and raised a giant banner in th...

Girlfriend Wishes Ovie Happy Birthday

Posted 09.17.2013 | Sports

Russian tennis star Maria Kirilenko found a creative way to wish her fiancé, Alex Ovechkin, a happy birthday. Happy Birthday my baby boy!!! 😜 @...

Ovechkin Vents After Blowout Loss

Posted 05.14.2013 | Sports

Alex Ovechkin had plenty to say after his Washington Capitals were eliminated from the postseason. After the New York Rangers routed the Caps 5-0 in G...

WATCH: Did Ovechkin's Lazy Play Bury The Caps?

Posted 05.09.2013 | Sports

Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin came under fire for his lack of effort during a play that resulted in Derek Stepan's game-winning goal on Wednesday n...

What's Right With Alex Ovechkin?

Puck Daddy | Greg Wyshynski | Posted 04.08.2013 | Sports

“What’s wrong with Alex Ovechkin?” It’s a question that became a cottage industry: How could the most dominant goal scorer in recent memory...

Capitals Cap Comeback With Incredible OT Goal

Posted 03.06.2013 | Sports

Eric Fehr looked like took a page out of teammate Alex Ovechkin's book. The Capitals had rallied all the way back from three goals down to force o...

NHL Analyst: Ovechkin 'Should Be Ashamed Of Himself'

Posted 02.28.2013 | Sports

NBC Sports broadcaster Mike Milbury went on a long rant on Wednesday night, ripping Capitals star Alex Ovechkin during Washington's game against Phila...

Early Candidate For Save Of The Year

Posted 02.27.2013 | Sports

Although Carolina was shut out by Washington on Tuesday night, it was Hurricanes goaltender Cam Ward who may have made the highlight of the game with ...

Caps Player Calls Out Ex-Teammate

The Washington Times | Posted 02.25.2013 | Sports

Alexander Semin is gone from the Washington Capitals but certainly not forgotten, at least by right wing Troy Brouwer. Semin signed with the Carolina ...

Will Ovechkin Ever Be The Same?

Puck Daddy | Posted 01.28.2013 | Sports

A lot was made about the Washington Capitals' first four games of the season, and not just because they didn't win any of them. The defense was bad, a...

Tennis Beauty Shows Off Engagement Ring From NHL Star

Posted 01.23.2013 | Sports

Following Maria Kirilenko's third-round win at the Australian Open on Saturday, the post-match interviewer noticed that she was playing without her en...

Wilbon Trashes DC Sports Fans (And Then The Feuding Begins)

Posted 10.05.2012 | Sports

By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing What if I told you the nastiest media feud of the year started with an innocuous Washington DC based edition of ESP...

LIVE: Capitals vs. Rangers Game 7

Posted 05.13.2012 | Sports

GAME 7 Washington Capitals vs. New York Rangers Madison Square Garden New York, New York 7:30 PM EST In one of the most exciting events in ...