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  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Trotz calls on Caps to put difficult OT loss behind them

    Apr 19, 2015, 8:27 PM EDT

    New York Islanders at Washington. Game One, first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs.

    Game 4 on Tuesday will be big for Washington.

  5. Video: Tavares, Islanders take 2-1 series lead with OT win

    Apr 19, 2015, 3:32 PM EDT

    Anders Lee, John Tavares

    They needed just 15-seconds of extra time.

  6. Video: Backstrom nets the equalizer, forces OT

    Apr 19, 2015, 3:03 PM EDT

    Nicklas Backstrom

    It’s his second of the series.

  7. Washed over: Caps control Isles, tie series 1-1

    Apr 17, 2015, 9:53 PM EDT

    John Carlson, Nicklas Backstrom, Marcus Johansson

    Quite a comeback win for Washington.

  8. Video: Nifty work from Nicklas Backstrom

    Apr 17, 2015, 9:25 PM EDT

    Boston Bruins v Washington Capitals

    He blew the Islanders’ minds on this one.

  9. Isles impress, take 1-0 series lead against Capitals

    Apr 15, 2015, 9:51 PM EDT

    New York Islanders v Washington Capitals - Game One

    Jaroslav Halak looked sharp against Washington in a different uniform.

  10. Pressing Playoff Question: Is this finally Alex Ovechkin’s time?

    Apr 14, 2015, 10:59 AM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin

    Is more redemption in store for the Maurice Richard winner?

  11. Video: Capitals capitalize on Bruins’ slow start

    Apr 8, 2015, 8:42 PM EDT

    Boston Bruins v Washington Capitals

    Two early goals for Washington.

  12. Ovechkin becomes Capitals’ all-time franchise goals leader

    Apr 2, 2015, 9:41 PM EDT

    He also tied Denis Savard and Alexander Mogilny on the NHL’s career list.

  13. Are the Capitals still just a ‘one-line team?’

    Mar 20, 2015, 10:45 AM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom

    There’s a huge gap between Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and everyone else.

  14. Video: Things get heated between Ovechkin, Sabres early

    Mar 16, 2015, 7:38 PM EDT

    Washington Capitals v Buffalo Sabres

    Buffalo scored a goal on the ensuing power play.

  15. WATCH LIVE: Capitals at Sabres

    Mar 16, 2015, 6:24 PM EDT

    Buffalo Sabres v Washington Capitals

    Two teams moving in different directions.

  16. NHL on NBCSN: Caps look to add to wild card lead

    Mar 16, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT

    Winnipeg Jets v Washington Capitals

    Washington opens a three-game road trip in Buffalo.

  17. 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.

  18. 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.

  19. 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.

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