NY Islanders John Tavares takes the ice. (Brandon Titus/Inside Hockey)

Tavares Delivers for the Isles in OT

John Tavares came up big for the New York Islanders in Game 3 of their opening-round playoff series against the Washington Capitals and he came up big when it counted most. In just 15 seconds, Tavares erase...
Edmonton Oilers center Boyd Gordon (27) celebrates his first period goal

Caps squander two-goal lead, fall to Oilers

The new streak in the Washington Capitals locker room is a negative one for the first time in a long time. Three losses in a row were handed to the Caps going into the All-Star break. With a New York Rangers wi...
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 23:  A general view of the rink layou

Caps Look Ahead to 2015 Winter Classic

The 2015 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic, which will be held at Nationals Stadium, is less than three weeks away. Capitals players are starting to think about the event, especially with EPIX cameras shadowing...
Pittsburgh Penguins v Chicago Blackhawks

Leonsis, Niskanen make case for Orpik

The weekend before NHL Free Agency began, 33-year-old defenseman Brooks Oprik paid a visit to Washington. He spent hours with the Capitals coaches and staff, met General Manager Brian MacLellan, and finally sat...