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  1. Caps shuffle lines: Grabovski dropped; Erat promoted; Laich to the middle

    Oct 18, 2013, 11:27 AM EDT

    Martin Erat

    Washington has lost four of its last five games.

  2. Three reasons for concern in Washington

    Oct 17, 2013, 5:00 PM EDT

    Nicklas Backstrom on Henrik Lundqvist

    The Caps are 2-5-0 after seven games.

  3. NHL on NBCSN: Caps host reeling Rangers on Rivalry Night

    Oct 16, 2013, 10:07 AM EDT

    Henrik Lundqvist, Alex Ovechkin

    They’ve met in the playoffs four of the last five seasons.

  4. Caps exploit poor goaltending, beat Oilers 4-2

    Oct 14, 2013, 9:54 PM EDT

    dubnyklabarberagetty

    Edmonton might want to glance at the free agent market …

  5. Colorado crushes collapsing Caps

    Oct 12, 2013, 10:24 PM EDT

    foregroundavsgetty

    Semyon Varlamov gets revenge (but not a shutout).

  6. Holtby appreciates support of coach during slump

    Oct 5, 2013, 5:42 PM EDT

    Michal Neuvirth #30 is called in to take over from Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals in the first period against the Calgary Flames at the Verizon Center on October 3, 2013 in Washington, DC.
(October 2, 2013 - Source: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images North America)

    He has a 6.32 GAA and .822 save percentage.

  7. Caps owner doesn’t think window of opportunity is closing

    Sep 27, 2013, 10:41 AM EDT

    Ted Leonsis

    “When our players are 36 years old I’ll probably feel that.”

  8. Avs’ Roy to Johnson: ‘Don’t live in the past’

    Sep 11, 2013, 11:03 PM EDT

    erikjohnsongetty

    He was the top pick of a stacked 2006 NHL Draft.

  9. Caps re-sign Johansson; Two years, $4 million

    Sep 7, 2013, 9:25 AM EDT

    Ryan Callahan (24), Marcus Johansson

    He was the last Caps player who needed to be signed.

  10. Report: Caps’ Johansson eyeing Hagelin-type deal

    Sep 5, 2013, 11:19 AM EDT

    johanssongetty

    GM George McPhee is ‘hoping’ a deal can get done by camp.

  11. Capitals ‘needed’ Grabovski, says Backstrom

    Aug 23, 2013, 6:36 PM EDT

    Boston Bruins v Toronto Maple Leafs - Game Three

    Deal announced this morning.

  12. Swedish Olympic camp invitees include Lundqvist, Sedins

    Jul 22, 2013, 8:12 PM EDT

    lundqvistswedengetty

    No Nicklas Lidstrom or Daniel Alfredsson though, sadly.

  13. How much is Caps’ Johansson worth?

    Jul 21, 2013, 10:55 PM EDT

    johanssongetty

    Washington Post’s Neil Greenberg says up to $3 million.

  14. McPhee says Laich will be Caps’ second-line center

    Jul 8, 2013, 4:35 PM EDT

    Brooks Laich

    “You need a good two-way player to play there.”

  15. Flyers, Giroux reportedly talking contract extension

    Jun 14, 2013, 3:16 PM EDT

    claudegirouxcgetty

    What kind of money could he get?

  16. Sedins, Zetterberg highlight Sweden’s ’14 Olympic camp roster

    Jun 14, 2013, 11:21 AM EDT

    SedinsSweden

    Even though there’s no formal agreement between the NHL and IIHF.

  17. Caps stand up for Holtby after devastating Game 7 blowout

    May 14, 2013, 9:51 AM EDT

    Mats Zuccarello #36 of the New York Rangers celebrates after Michael Del Zotto #4 (not pictured) scored in the second period against Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Verizon Center on May 13, 2013 in Washington, DC.
(May 12, 2013 - Source: Greg Fiume/Getty Images North America)

    Alzner argues Holtby “did everything we asked him to do.”

  18. Will Bourque’s elbow on Conacher get him suspended?

    May 5, 2013, 10:25 PM EDT

    Bourque ebow

    Andrew Ference probably hopes so.

  19. Five Q’s: Capitals-Rangers preview

    May 2, 2013, 11:51 AM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin and Carl Hagelin

    Alex Ovechkin is happy again. Will it make a difference?

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