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Caps: Ovie Was Playing Hurt

AP | Posted 05.16.2013 | Sports

WASHINGTON -- Alex Ovechkin played the last two games of the Washington Capitals' season with what the team said Thursday is a hairline fracture in hi...

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...

Rangers Embarrass Caps In Game 7

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 07.13.2013 | Sports

WASHINGTON — For 120 minutes over two games, New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist stopped every single shot Alex Ovechkin and the Washington...

Caps Rookie Loses Skate Blade, Comedy Ensues

Posted 05.13.2013 | Sports

Washington's Tom Wilson looked as if he was hurt when he struggled to get off the ice after hitting Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh behind New York's...

Rangers Force Game 7

AP | IRA PODELL | Posted 07.12.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Henrik Lundqvist slammed his stick in disgust when an overtime loss in Washington put the New York Rangers on the brink of elimination. T...

HIGHLIGHTS: Caps Edge Rangers In OT

AP | JOSEPH WHITE | Posted 05.11.2013 | Sports

WASHINGTON -- The Washington Capitals were right on pace for another playoff collapse. They'd already blown a two-game lead. They gave up a goal in th...

OT Win Gives Caps 2-0 Lead

AP | JOSEPH WHITE | Posted 07.04.2013 | Sports

WASHINGTON — Puck over glass. The New York Rangers don't score. Puck over glass. "Casual Mike" does....

Ovie Makes Franchise History In Game 1 Win

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 07.02.2013 | Sports

WASHINGTON — Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals know they own the most effective power play in the NHL this season. They also know it's ...

6 NHL Playoff Storylines

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 04.29.2013 | Sports

-- The NHL's sprint of a season is over, ending a three-plus-month run that crammed 48 games into each team's schedule. Hockey's grueling postseas...

Rangers Send Caps Packing

AP | IRA PODELL | Posted 07.12.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — Henrik Lundqvist went from shaking his head in disgust to raising his arms in celebration when time finally ran out on the Washington...

Caps Edge Rangers To Force Game 7

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 07.09.2012 | Sports

WASHINGTON — Alex Ovechkin rebounded from a rare zero-shot performance by scoring after 88 seconds Wednesday night, Braden Holtby made 30 saves,...

Capitals Player Sparks Racist Tweets.. Again

Posted 05.08.2012 | Sports

Washington Capitals winger Joel Ward handled his costly penalty against the New York Rangers in Game 5 with class. According to Chris Botta of Sports ...

Capitals Even Series With Game 4 Win

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 07.05.2012 | Sports

WASHINGTON — Back a few seasons ago, when Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and Mike Green were helping the Washington Capitals finally start to ...

Rangers Sink Caps In Triple Overtime Thriller

AP | DAVID GINSBURG | Posted 07.02.2012 | Sports

WASHINGTON — As one overtime led to another and then another, the New York Rangers and Washington Capitals waged an epic duel that was part hock...

Ovie's Late Game-Winner Lifts Caps In Game 2

AP | IRA PODELL | Posted 06.30.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Alex Ovechkin's power-play goal with 7:27 remaining snapped a tie and gave the Washington Capitals a 3-2 victory over the New York Rangers...

Rangers Hand Caps First 2-Goal Loss Of Playoffs

AP | IRA PODELL | Posted 06.28.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — Chris Kreider is six games into his NHL career and days shy of his 21st birthday. And yet the Stanley Cup playoffs are anything but ...

MOVING ON

AP | By JOSEPH WHITE | Posted 06.24.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON -- Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals have skated into unfamiliar territory. They have finally finished a series early, earning a bu...

Rangers Fans Taunt Caps Coach

Posted 06.21.2011 | Sports

New York Rangers fans fired back at Washington Capitals coach Bruce Boudreau's criticism of Madison Square Garden during Game 4 on Wednesday night. ...

Caps Pull Off EPIC Comeback To Take 3-1 Lead

AP | IRA PODELL | Posted 06.20.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — Jason Chimera scored 12:36 into the second overtime and the Washington Capitals completed a stunning three-goal comeback to beat the ...

Caps Coach Rips Madison Square Garden

Posted 06.18.2011 | Sports

Washington Capitals coach Bruce Boudreau had a few things to say about Madison Square Garden on Monday morning. During his appearance on 105.9 The...

Rangers Back In Series

AP | By IRA PODELL | Posted 06.17.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Brandon Dubinsky's goal with 1:39 left snapped a tie, and the Rangers' struggling offense woke up enough to beat the Washington Capitals 3...

Capitals Win Overtime Thriller

AP | JOSEPH WHITE | Posted 06.13.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON — The Washington Capitals managed to accomplish a frustrating hat trick of iron, hitting the post or crossbar three times. They also ...