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Franchise record set in win over Avalanche

This week has been very kind to the Washington Capitals. On Monday night, the Caps clinched the Presidents’ Trophy, an award given to the team with the most points in the regular season. On Friday night, Washington recorded their 55th win of the season, a new franchise record, after defeating the Colorado Avalanche 4-2. This sandwiched a 2-1 loss in… Read More
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Capitals on the verge of history

The Washington continue to show why they are a serious threat to bring home the Stanley Cup in June. The team doesn’t get rattled, even after losing two consecutive games out west. Instead, the Caps clinched a playoff berth on Tuesday night with a 2-1 overtime victory over the Carolina Hurricanes, when Alex Ovechkin scored his 17th career overtime goal.… Read More
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Caps start west coast trip by snapping Ducks’ 11-game win streak

The Anaheim Ducks came into Monday night’s contest against the Washington Capitals white-hot, winning a team-best 11 in a row. The Caps, who are in the midst of a four-game road trip including three out west, had other plans and halted the streak with a 2-1 victory in a shootout. The Ducks (37-19-9) streak ended in a low-scoring affair. The… Read More
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Caps reach 100-point plateau, defeat Bruins 2-1 in OT

The start of a four-game road trip for the Washington Capitals got off on the right foot as they defeated the Boston Bruins 2-1 in overtime, thanks to Matt Niskanen, who scored the game-winning goal. The win gives Washington 100 points on the season, the first team to reach the feat. The Caps record is now 48-13-4 with 17 games… Read More