Nicklas Backstrom #19 of the Washington Capitals surveys the ice

Caps beat Avs in sixth straight home win

With two minutes left on the clock, what was once a confident Washington team was scrambling to weather a fervent push from the desperate Colorado Avalanche. As the seconds ticked down, the crowd at Verizon...
Right Wing Jakub Voracek (#93) of the Philadelphia Flyers congratulates Goalie Steve Mason (#35) of the Philadelphia Flyers

Caps fall to Flyers in OT

The Caps looked to string back-to-back wins together, something they have struggled with this season, against the Philadelphia Flyers after flying in the night before from their 6-2 win over a flailing Toronto...
Capitals celebrate GW goal IMG_5285

Caps overcome home ice disadvantage

The Washington Capitals bucked a trend on Thursday, becoming just the second home team to win a Winter Classic. Since the Winter Classic was first held in 2008, the home team has won just twice, including the...