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  1. Capitals still might add a third-line center

    Jul 17, 2015, 1:07 PM EDT

    Brian MacLellan

    They haven’t ruled out filling the vacancy internally.

  2. Caps GM doesn’t fear possible arbitration for Holtby, Johansson

    Jul 11, 2015, 2:00 PM EDT

    Braden Holtby

    “If you’ve got to go to arb, you’ve got to go to arb.”

  3. After winning 2C audition, Kuznetsov aiming to ‘play better’

    Jul 8, 2015, 1:23 PM EDT

    Washington Capitals v Philadelphia Flyers

    Washington’s roster has really taken shape.

  4. Is it too early to get excited about Crosby vs. Ovechkin again?

    Jul 3, 2015, 10:20 AM EDT

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    Their supporting casts haven’t been this strong in some time.

  5. Oshie on trade from St. Louis: ‘Changes had to be made’

    Jul 2, 2015, 7:50 PM EDT

    T.J. Oshie

    He’s looking forward to playing with Ovechkin and Backstrom in Washington.

  6. Caps’ Backstrom undergoes arthroscopic hip surgery

    May 28, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT

    Nicklas Backstrom

    He’s expected to be ready for the start of training camp.

  7. In case you haven’t noticed, the NHL is a young man’s game

    May 19, 2015, 3:52 PM EDT

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    Tyler Johnson isn’t the only 20-something who’s making an impact in these playoffs.

  8. What’s next for Ovechkin?

    May 14, 2015, 9:40 AM EDT

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    Beyond reportedly immediately jumping into the 2015 World Championship, that is.

  9. Video: Brooks Orpik levels Dan Boyle

    May 13, 2015, 10:06 PM EDT

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    No penalty on the play.

  10. Fehr replaces Glencross in Caps’ Game 7 lineup

    May 13, 2015, 7:26 PM EDT

    Washington Capitals v Minnesota Wild

    Get your “fair” puns ready …

  11. Joel Ward doesn’t believe in ‘clutch’

    May 13, 2015, 12:34 PM EDT

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    “People don’t understand, the sport of hockey is a different beast compared to other sports.”

  12. Here’s your Stanley Cup playoff TV schedule for tonight

    May 13, 2015, 9:00 AM EDT

    The New York rangers play the Washington Capitals

    Caps and Rangers faceoff in the lone Game 7 of the second round.

  13. Caps facing arguably the biggest game in franchise history

    May 11, 2015, 11:49 AM EDT

    New York Rangers v Washington Capitals - Game Six

    These opportunities don’t come around every year.

  14. Chimera on Ovechkin: ‘I have no doubt he’s going to score a big goal’

    May 10, 2015, 6:37 PM EDT

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    Washington Capitals v New York Rangers

    The Capitals’ top line hasn’t been scoring lately.

  15. Capitals’ third line stands out in Game 3

    May 4, 2015, 11:19 PM EDT

    New York Rangers v Washington Capitals - Game Three

    Washington needs its bottom-six forwards to keep contributing in order to go deep into the playoffs.

  16. Rangers hang on, even series with Caps

    May 2, 2015, 3:45 PM EDT

    Henrik Lundqvist

    Lundqvist made 30 saves as New York edged Washington 3-2 in Game 2.

  17. WATCH LIVE: Capitals at Rangers

    May 2, 2015, 12:05 PM EDT

    Washington Capitals v New York Rangers

    Puck drop is at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC.

  18. Backstrom: Caps need to be ‘hungrier’ in Game 7

    Apr 25, 2015, 7:37 PM EDT

    John Tavares, Cal Clutterbuck, Nicklas Backstrom

    The Islanders won 3-1 in Game 6.

  19. Here’s your Stanley Cup playoff TV schedule for tonight

    Apr 23, 2015, 9:00 AM EDT

    Nashville at Chicago, Game 4

    Calgary and Chicago can both advance with wins.

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