Found April 21, 2013 on
As the shortened 2013 regular season comes to an end, the focus turns towards the playoffs and the inevitable end-of-the-year awards that are given away.
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Troy Brouwer and Alex Ovechkin each scored twice to lead the Washington Capitals past the sagging Montreal Canadiens 5-1 on Saturday night.
Nicklas Backstrom also scored for the Capitals, who had an eight-game winning streak stopped in Ottawa on Thursday but rebounded with their 13th win in 16 games.
They stretched their lead over second-place Winnipeg in the Southeast Division...
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby, like most goalies, can get away with many questionable penalties. Here, a driving Montreal Canadian (Travis Moen) gets a little close for Holtby’s comfort and Braden lets him know whose crease he was creeping up on. The Caps ended up winning 5-1 after another stellar Holtby performance. The video says it all.
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Yes, these are the exact photos we’d like EA Sports to use on the cover. (Alena Schwarz) EA sports is once again letting fans decide who will grace the cover of its annual NHL video game. This year, representing the Capitals in the vote is defenseman John Carlson and center Nicklas Backstrom. Carlson is already [...]
Formerly the Knuble Knights, Red Ranger Ryan and Red Ranger Nathan are avid fans of Caps forward Troy Brouwer.
The Washington Capitals clinched the Southeast Division title Tuesday night, completing a stark turnaround in a lockout-shortened season with a 4-3 win over the Winnipeg Jets.
Alex Ovechkin scored his league-leading 31st goal, John Erskine cleared two shots off the goal line, and Braden Holtby made 24 saves for the Capitals, who have won 10 of 11 to secure a playoff berth with two...
With the Washington Capitals and Winnipeg Jets eying the playoffs amid red-hot stretches to end the regular season, Tuesday night's clash at the Verizon Center is monumental for both clubs.
Washington can clinch the Southeast Division title with a victory, which would in turn be a crucial blow for Winnipeg's chances.
The Capitals (25-18-2) have won 13 of their last 16 and...