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9:26pm - Sat 22 Feb
Ovechkins 700th Career Goal
6:31pm - Mon 10 Feb
Will Alex Ovechkin Catch Wayne Gretzky On The NHL's All-Time Goals List? | Ask An NHLer
3:22pm - 27 Mar 2019

Facts and Figures: Ovechkin climbs all-time NHL goals lists

Alex Ovechkin's NHL-leading 49th goal of the season was the game-winner for the Washington Capitals in a 4-1 victory against the Carolina Hurricanes at Capital One Arena on Tuesday.

10-40 El Capitan. Ovechkin Hits Yet Another Milestone Over The Weekend

Alex Ovechkin became the fourth NHL player to reach 40 goals in at least 10 seasons when he scored for the Washington Capitals in a 5-2 loss to the Anaheim Ducks at Honda Center on Sunday.
5:15am - 23 Jan 2019
Ovechkin scores his second of the game with an insane release

You Always Remember Your First Time

Hours before John Carlson learned on Jan. 2 that he'd been selected to play in the 2019 Honda NHL All-Star Game at SAP Center in San Jose on Saturday (8 p.m. ET; NBC, SN, CBC, TVAS), the Washington Capitals defenseman downplayed the significance of the moment for him.

Need To Know Basis

T.J. Oshie hopes to return to the Washington Capitals lineup when they host the Detroit Red Wings at Capital One Arena on Tuesday (7:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, NBCSWA, NHL.TV) after missing the past 11 games with an upper-body injury.

Wilson Scores In Return

Tom Wilson scored in his return to the Washington Capitals lineup after his suspension was reduced from 20 games to 14.

Backstrom Gets Lone Goal, Caps Fall To Arizona As Homestand Ends

WASHINGTON -- Darcy Kuemper made 38 saves for the Arizona Coyotes in a 4-1 win against the Washington Capitals at Capital One Arena on Sunday.

T.J. Maxx

Moments after scoring his game-winning goal and receiving second star of the game, T.J. Oshie hands his stick to an ecstatic young fan
11:45pm - 27 Oct 2018

Backstrom Nets The Winner In A Shootout

Nicklas Backstrom drifts down the middle and beats Mike Smith with an impressive wrister, sealing a shootout victory for the Capitals
12:41am - 23 Oct 2018

Playing With Fire. Caps' Power Play Still Lethal

Caps Power Play Still Lethal; The Capitals own the top ranked power play through seven games, familiar territory for one of the NHL's best units
5:53pm - 22 Oct 2018

Spittin’ Chicklets Talks With Brooks Orpik

“It was great catching up with our pal and 2x Stanley Cup Champion Brooks Orpik on today’s @spittinchiclets podcast. He was a great teammate with an incredible work ethic. Best of luck to him on the rest of his journey. Listen to episode 118 here ->…”


Considering how long the Stanley Cup celebrations over the summer lasted for the Washington Capitals, it’s a feat in its own right that they’re able to play any hockey at all, let alone win a game or two. Evgeny Kuznetsov in particular has shown that he’s shaken off the championship hangover, leading the team in points and tied for the lead in goals scored. His latest score was a bit of absolute magic.
11:15pm - 12 Oct 2018

Washington's Finest Can't Cast Out The Devils In Jersey

Keith Kinkaid stopped all 21 shots he faced while Kyle Palmieri scored two goals to lead the Devils to a 6-0 shutout victory
1:47am - 11 Oct 2018
Capitals' Kuznetsov Out Waits Miller, Finds Ovechkin For One-Timer
9:10pm - 10 Oct 2018

Absolutely Amazing Work By Taylor Kampa!!

2,367 Likes, 42 Comments - Taylor Kampa Olson (@tkopaintings) on Instagram: “Work in progress. 🙌🏻 This is the most intense painting I’ve ever done and I’m so excited about it!…”
11:14pm - 03 Oct 2018

Capitals' Tom Wilson suspended 20 games by NHL for blindside hit | CBC Sports

Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson has been suspended 20 games by the NHL for a blindside hit to the head of an opponent during a pre-season game.
11:14pm - 03 Oct 2018

Caps vs Bruins pregame: Champions  

Well, well, well. What do we have here? Your Washington Capitals are the Stanley Cup Champions. But once that banner goes up into the rafters of Capital One Arena tonight, we’ll have to start calling …