Washington Capitals forward Alexander Ovechkin stickhandles duri

Why the Isles Effort Fell Short in OT

NY Islanders Right Wing Cal Clutterbuck. (Brandon Titus/Inside Hockey) The New York Islanders gave their all in Game 4 of their series against the Washington Capitals at the Nassau Coliseum, it just wasn't ...
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 Capitals forward Alexander Ovechkin stickhandles duri

Caps fall in Trotz’s return to Nashville

It was a homecoming coach Barry Trotz had circled on the calendar, returning to his former team in a building he knows very well. After coaching in Nashville for 15 seasons, the first 15 years of the Predator's...
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 sto...