Early playoff exit a familiar theme for Washington

Another year in the Alex Ovechkin era, another postseason wasted. The Washington Capitals were eliminated in the second round at the hands of the Pittsburgh Penguins in six games. Since drafting Ovechkin No. 1 overall in 2004, the Caps have made the playoffs eight times and have not advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals. Washington entered the postseason as the... Read More

Williams’ hat trick leads Capitals to 12th straight home win

The Washington Capitals went 2-1-0 this week, capped off with a 5-2 victory over divisional foe the New York Rangers. The win was Washington’s 12th consecutive home victory and comes off a 4-1 loss in Buffalo to the Sabers the night prior. The Caps defeated the Vancouver Canucks last Thursday by a score of 4-1. Washington has the best record... Read More

Capitals busy in early goings of free agency

The Washington Capitals are a team that needed to make some upgrades this offseason, after yet another disappointing playoff departure. Washington was able to do just that by way of free agency and trade. Late Wednesday night, the Caps signed veteran right winger, Justin Williams, to a two-year, $6.5 million deal. Williams is a three-time Stanley Cup winner, including two... Read More
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