Jan 18, 2011, 10:44 AM EDT
Instead of seeing Sidney Crosby’s squad versus Alex Ovechkin’s bunch like many expected, the 2011 NHL All-Star Game will come down to Team Eric Staal versus Team Nicklas Lidstrom.
Jan 16, 2011, 6:19 PM EDT
The Capitals pulled into a virtual tie with the Lightning for the Southeast Division lead thanks to a 3-1 win over the Senators today.
Premiere Games might be expanded to six teams in six cities; Could Ovechkin and Caps play in Moscow?
Jan 16, 2011, 1:53 PM EDT
Reports indicate that the NHL wants to expand its season opening overseas Premiere Games to six teams in six cities. Learn about which teams were invited and other details by clicking “Read More.”
Jan 13, 2011, 5:32 PM EDT
Brooks Laich puts “bad luck” at the top of the list of reasons why the Caps aren’t winning as much. Well that’s a new excuse at least.
Jan 10, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT
Who scored last week’s best goal: Alex Ovechkin, Patrick Kane, Jamie Benn, Quinton Howden, the boisterous Russian WJC team, Kris Draper or Mikhail Grabovski?
Jan 9, 2011, 11:30 AM EDT
Alex Ovechkin shows us once again that he can do amazing things on the ice with his eventual game-winning goal.
Jan 6, 2011, 9:55 PM EDT
Alex Ovechkin got a cortisone shot for an injury that may or may not have been nagging him for a while. Is that the source of his goal scoring problems?
Jan 5, 2011, 9:30 PM EDT
Just a few days after scoring a beautiful penalty shot goal, Steven Stamkos fell over and failed to even register a shot against Marc-Andre Fleury tonight.
Jan 4, 2011, 7:00 PM EDT
NHL on NBC’s Mike Milbury answers five big questions this week including his thoughts on Alex Ovechkin and the Capitals from the Winter Classic.
Jan 2, 2011, 1:56 AM EDT
Check out Star Cam footage of Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin from the 2011 Winter Classic.
Jan 2, 2011, 12:56 AM EDT
What were both teams saying after tonight’s incredible 3-1 Capitals win in the Winter Classic? Strap in.
Jan 2, 2011, 12:42 AM EDT
Check out NBC’s Sounds of the Game for the 2011 Winter Classic, featuring Alex Ovechkin pumping up his Capitals teammates.
Jan 2, 2011, 12:09 AM EDT
Video highlights from the 2011 Winter Classic.
Jan 1, 2011, 11:07 PM EDT
While Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin dominated the headlines going into the Winter Classic, hard working Capitals forward Eric Fehr stole the show with a great two goal performance.
Jan 1, 2011, 9:40 PM EDT
See video from this evening’s ceremonial puck drop before the start of the 2011 Winter Classic
Jan 1, 2011, 3:00 PM EDT
With these two rivals squaring off and with them both near the top of the Eastern Conference, who needs a win more? We break it down.
Dec 31, 2010, 12:00 PM EDT
What are we looking out for in the Winter Classic tomorrow? We’ve got five things that make a lot of sense.
Dec 31, 2010, 9:00 AM EDT
While it’s easier to depict Crosby vs. Ovechkin as a wild man vs. a choir boy (or even good vs. evil), the truth is that both players are more complex than most expect.
Dec 28, 2010, 2:30 PM EDT
The Pittsburgh Penguins now hold four of the six spots on the fan-voted All-Star team with one week left.
Dec 24, 2010, 10:00 AM EDT
Derek Stepan showed great hands (and patience) as he beat Dan Ellis to score the December 23rd goal of the night.
Dec 24, 2010, 7:00 AM EDT
Most hockey fans think the Winter Classic can’t get here soon enough. But for Dan Craig – the man building the custom rink on Heinz Field – it’s a stressful fight against the clock. Click “Read More” to find out about the process.
Dec 23, 2010, 10:36 PM EDT
The Penguins and Capitals somehow lived up to the hype going into this contest, with Sidney Crosby, Marc-Andre Fleury and Mike Green shining the brightest on Thursday night.
Dec 23, 2010, 6:26 PM EDT
Tonight’s Pens-Caps match up might be just one game, but for the Capitals it’s their chance to prove that their slump and hard times are truly behind them.
Dec 23, 2010, 8:00 AM EDT
The latest episode of HBO’s 24/7 shows us that Bruce Boudreau seems to have a better handle on the locker room while the Caps don’t seem to handle criticism all too well.
- IIHF, NHL to meet next month to discuss World Cup (Updated) 0
- Caps unveil new Winter Classic jerseys 23
- Drouin out 3-4 weeks with fractured thumb 3
- On carrying three goalies, and which teams might be forced to do it 8
- Bettman: NHL won’t expand ‘just to fulfill somebody’s notion of symmetry’ 10
- Report: Johansen lowers demands, but not low enough 35
- Injuries piling up as preseason schedule begins 11
- Report: Fedorov denies contract offer was made to Johansen 8
- Report: Johansen has gotten no shortage of KHL offers 44
- Update: Drouin out with upper body injury, not expected to miss preseason 1
- Heeeeeere’s Johnny! Davidson shreds Johansen’s agent for ‘baffling, nonsensical’ contract demands (65)
- Jackets reveal Johansen offers — including an eight year, $46M deal (55)
- Report: Johansen has gotten no shortage of KHL offers (44)
- No icing on the PK? The USHL will see how that looks (43)
- Just how damaging are heated negotiations between Jackets, RFA Johansen? (38)