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  1. Bettman dismisses Caps’ complaints about Backstrom suspension

    Apr 20, 2012, 4:03 PM EST

    Gary Bettman

    “That doesn’t mean anything — they didn’t like it.”

  2. Hunter says “matching lines” is why Ovechkin played 1:58 in the third period last night

    Apr 20, 2012, 1:23 PM EST

    St Louis Blues v Washington Capitals

    Not because of the “massive turnover” he had on Boston’s goal.

  3. Alex Ovechkin on barely playing in third: “It is what it is”

    Apr 20, 2012, 2:11 AM EST

    Alex Ovechkin

    Less than two minutes in the third period for Ovechkin.

  4. Tim Thomas isn’t pumping Holtby’s or his teammates’ tires

    Apr 19, 2012, 11:21 PM EST

    thomassprawlsgetty

    Sounds like the reigning Conn Smythe and Vezina winner isn’t happy.

  5. Capitals obey “Win it for Nicky” sign

    Apr 19, 2012, 10:35 PM EST

    WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 19: Fans hold a sign for Nicklas Backstrom #19 of the Washington Capitals before Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Boston Bruins during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on April 19, 2012 in Washington, DC. Backstrom was suspended one game. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

    Backstrom missed Game 4 on Thursday because of a one-game suspension.

  6. Discussion: Braden Holtby steals another game, series tied

    Apr 19, 2012, 10:20 PM EST

    WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 19: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals walks off the ice after warm ups before Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Boston Bruins during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on April 19, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

    Can the young Capitals’ goaltender get Washington past the first round?

  7. Is Braden Holtby becoming a star before our eyes?

    Apr 19, 2012, 10:17 PM EST

    holtbygetty

    Maybe not, but he’s a huge difference-maker so far.

  8. Panthers GM surprised Jason Garrison missed Game 4

    Apr 19, 2012, 8:01 PM EST

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    Jason Garrison, David Clarkson

    The hard-shooting defenseman might be missed.

  9. Asham surprised by suspension length, thought Backstrom’s cross-check was “a lot worse”

    Apr 19, 2012, 1:35 PM EST

    Brayden Schenn, Arron Asham

    Pittsburgh forward displeased with being banned for the remainder of the first round.

  10. Now politicians are ripping the reffing in last night’s Chicago-Phoenix game

    Apr 18, 2012, 4:54 PM EST

    Rep. Mike Quigley

    Rep. Mike Quigley called it “lousy, incompetent, inept, disgraceful.”

  11. Capitals disagree with, don’t understand Backstrom suspension

    Apr 18, 2012, 2:04 PM EST

    Backstrom

    “We do not understand why a suspension was imposed in this case while other incidents in this series have not been reviewed.”

  12. Dale Hunter says the Bruins are targeting Nicklas Backstrom’s head

    Apr 17, 2012, 12:52 PM EST

    Dale Hunter

    Hunter: “It is crossing the line. To grab his head all the time is not the right way to play.”

  13. Report: Backstrom has hearing with Shanahan over cross-check

    Apr 17, 2012, 12:34 PM EST

    Backstrom Crosscheck

    NHL discipline czar is a busy man these days.

  14. Milan Lucic and Karl Alzner don’t seem to care for each other

    Apr 17, 2012, 9:52 AM EST

    Milan Lucic, Brooks Laich

    Lucic: “I don’t even know what to say to show that I’m not a crybaby.”

  15. PHT Morning Skate: Where Don Cherry sticks up for Sidney Crosby

    Apr 17, 2012, 8:01 AM EST

    Don Cherry

    This might be the least stunning development of the postseason. That and more in the Morning Skate.

  16. Chimera apologizes to Marchand for spear to groin

    Apr 17, 2012, 12:24 AM EST

    chimeragetty

    Best reason to apologize ever? Best reason to apologize ever.

  17. Rolston reacts to redemption: “More than any words can say”

    Apr 17, 2012, 12:00 AM EST

    Boston Bruins v Ottawa Senators

    This year’s Mark Recchi reflects on a surprising resurgence.

  18. Peverley on Backstrom: “He tried to cross-check me in the face”

    Apr 16, 2012, 11:39 PM EST

    backstromgetty

    He seemed pretty indifferent about a suspension being necessary, though.

  19. Nicklas Backstrom’s late cross-check could bring suspension

    Apr 16, 2012, 10:56 PM EST

    Nicklas Backstrom

    Mike Vogel reports that a match penalty in the waning moments could mean an automatic review.

  20. Discuss: Bruins take back home ice advantage from Caps

    Apr 16, 2012, 10:26 PM EST

    paillegetty

    Boston barely ekes out a 2-1 series lead with a 4-3 win against Washington.

  21. Caps fans bring Obama masks to taunt Tim Thomas

    Apr 16, 2012, 7:21 PM EST

    obamamasks

    That’s some quality trolling.

  22. Tim Thomas to hear (and see) it from Caps fans tonight

    Apr 16, 2012, 1:23 PM EST

    Obama masks 2

    Click to get your posters and masks.

  23. Even Brad Marchand knows the Bruins have to be better than they have been

    Apr 16, 2012, 10:47 AM EST

    Brad Marchand

    “It’s a big time of year and we need guys to step up .”

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