| Mar 2, 2011
| 11:45 AM
The Capitals have had trouble cashing in this season, but playing five Washington forwards paid off for Jimmy Smith, a Capitals fan from Alexandria, Va.
Smith won the Virginia Lottery's Cash 5 game last month with the lucky combination of 8-19-21-22-28,...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 10:14 PM
— Washington Capitals general manager George McPhee will have five selections, tied for the fewest in franchise history, when the NHL draft begins tonight at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn.
The small number of draft picks doesn't bother...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 8:00 AM
The Capitals have started to retool their roster after another early playoff exit. They have re-signed center Brooks Laich, traded for power forward Troy Brouwer and added a few draft picks to their minor-league system. Expect more changes -- perhaps more...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 7:07 AM
Something is acutely wrong with the Washington Capitals right now. You would think that a last minute loss to the Nashville Predators and an overall stretch of very porous play would do something to raise the team’s indignation level a smidge above...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 7:12 AM
By Michael Hoffman
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For the Capitals Monday night, it was about working harder and just as importantly in the words of Nicklas Backstrom, ‘working smarter’ than they had in their...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 9:55 PM
Former Washington Capitals great Dale Hunter earned the applause of the sellout crowd Tuesday night at Verizon Center for his NHL coaching debut behind the home team's bench.
There were video montages of his fights and goals, replays of Hunter's...
| Dec 14, 2011
Over the weekend at the Washington Capitals' practice facility in Arlington, Va., Jason Chimera sprayed water around the dressing room after his group won a scrimmage in a shootout. It was all in jest, as though the players had won the Stanley Cup, but...
| Oct 22, 2011
| 8:00 PM
The Washington Capitals are the only unbeaten team left in the NHL.
The Detroit Red Wings, by a six-goal margin, lost their chance to say the same.
Mike Green had two power play goals and two assists Saturday and the Capitals coasted to a 7-1 win over...