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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

Caps see win streak snapped, lose 4-3 to Canadiens

Most nights this season, Braden Holtby has proved why he is the best goalie in the league. However, Wednesday night against the Montreal Canadiens was not one of those nights as Holtby and the Capitals came up on the wrong side of a 4-3 score. Holtby got pulled in favor of Philipp Grubauer early into the second period after giving… Read More

Caps grind out win in potential Stanley Cup preview

The Washington Capitals aren’t going to blow every team out of the water nor will they have their starting goaltender, Braden Holtby, in net every night. That was the case on Tuesday night when the Caps, led by backup goalie Philipp Grubauer, defeated the Los Angeles Kings 3-1 at home in the Verizon Center. The win hikes Washington’s record to… Read More