Ovechkin, Caps host Crosby, Penguins in Metropolitan showdown

Fighting out of the blue corner, the visitor, hailing from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the Penguins led by center Sidney Crosby. Fighting out of the red corner, the home team, from Washington D.C., the Washington Capitals, led by left winger Alex Ovechkin The Crosby-Ovechkin rivalry adds another chapter tonight in the Verizon Center. These two have been two of the top-three players… Read More

Ovechkin nets goal No. 500, Capitals keep rolling

It was only a matter of time and Sunday night was that time for Alex Ovechkin as he scored career goal No. 500. He did so at home in the Verizon Center against the Ottawa Senators on a top-shelf wrist shot. This is coming off the heels of him scoring the game-winning goal (his 499th) in overtime a night prior… Read More
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Capitals off to best start since 2011-12 season

The Washington Capitals are perennial favorites to win the Stanley Cup, despite never actually winning the Cup. This year was no different and so far, so good. Washington is off to an 8-2 start, matching the best start in franchise history, doing so twice; once to start the 2011-12 season and once to start the 1991-92 season. The Caps have… Read More