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  1. Holtby blanks Bruins, Capitals grab East’s top wild card spot

    Mar 15, 2015, 10:24 PM EDT

    Braden Holtby

    Washington now has a two-point lead on Boston.

  2. Video: Backstrom sets Capitals assists record (for now?)

    Mar 15, 2015, 8:54 PM EDT

    Nicklas Backstrom

    He’ll have to hold off Alex Ovechkin, though.

  3. NHL on NBCSN: Habs and Islanders battle for top spot in their respective divisions

    Mar 14, 2015, 9:45 AM EDT

    Michel Therrien

    Montreal makes its final regular season visit to Nassau Coliseum.

  4. Rangers’ Klein (arm) will miss three-to-four weeks

    Mar 12, 2015, 7:32 PM EDT

    Kevin Klein

    He blocked a shot from Alex Ovechkin.

  5. Black ‘n Blueshirt: Klein (arm) sent home after blocking Ovechkin shot

    Mar 12, 2015, 11:31 AM EDT

    New York Rangers v New York Islanders

    D-man has returned to New York for testing.

  6. Blues’ Shattenkirk ‘week-to-week’ as he recovers from abdominal surgery

    Mar 12, 2015, 9:30 AM EDT

    KevinShattenkirk

    He’ll miss his 18th game tonight when St. Louis plays host to Philadelphia.

  7. Get your game notes: Rangers at Caps

    Mar 11, 2015, 6:20 PM EDT

    NEW YORK, NY - MAY 8: Derek Stepan #21 of the New York Rangers celebrates his third period goal against the Washington Capitals in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 8, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Levy/NHLI via Getty Images)

    Rivalry Night, on NBCSN.

  8. Hard-luck Hillen out with second concussion in two years

    Mar 9, 2015, 12:10 PM EDT

    Carolina Hurricanes v New York Islanders

    Veteran defenseman has experienced major health woes.

  9. Ovechkin returns Saturday after one-game absence

    Mar 7, 2015, 6:59 PM EDT

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    He was previously regarded as a game-time decision.

  10. Ovechkin a game-time decision vs. the Sabres

    Mar 7, 2015, 12:15 PM EDT

    Washington Capitals v Colorado Avalanche

    He’s dealing with a lower body injury.

  11. Ovechkin (lower body) to miss first game of the season tonight

    Mar 5, 2015, 6:47 PM EDT

    Washington Capitals v New York Islanders

    Won’t suit up when the Caps take on Minnesota.

  12. ‘Banged up’ Ovechkin questionable for Caps versus Wild

    Mar 5, 2015, 12:33 PM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin

    Will take the pre-game skate to determine if he can play.

  13. Capitals call up Burakovsky

    Mar 5, 2015, 9:46 AM EDT

    Andre Burakovsky

    May not be a good sign regarding Michael Latta.

  14. Penguins stretch streak to four with win over the Jackets

    Mar 1, 2015, 10:50 PM EDT

    Evgeni Malkin

    Malkin had a third straight three-point game.

  15. Trade: Capitals land Glencross, Flames get two picks

    Mar 1, 2015, 1:16 PM EDT

    Curtis Glencross

    A decent catch for a rising team.

  16. Oddsmaker: Sidney Crosby no longer Hart Trophy favorite

    Feb 27, 2015, 9:53 AM EDT

    Sidney Crosby

    He endured a rough stretch, but has bounced back recently.

  17. Video: Penguins hold on to beat Capitals for first time this season

    Feb 25, 2015, 11:08 PM EDT

    Patric Hornqvist, Sidney Crosby

    Pittsburgh moves three points ahead of Washington.

  18. Get your game notes: Penguins at Capitals, Rivalry Night

    Feb 25, 2015, 5:39 PM EDT

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    Washington Capitals right wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, collides with Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) in the second period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

    Can the Caps pull off the season sweep?

  19. NHL on NBCSN: Caps aim for season series sweep vs. Pens

    Feb 25, 2015, 10:50 AM EDT

    Washington Capitals v Pittsburgh Penguins

    An added wrinkle to “Rivalry Night.”

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