Game Recap – 1st Rd. Game 1 – Carolina Hurricanes v. Washington Capitals

Carolina Hurricanes v. Washington Capitals   Game Recap: The Washington Capitals begin their Stanley Cup defense at home against the Carolina Hurricanes, and the start of the game would see the Capitals weather the storm from the Hurricanes for the first half of the period followed by Nicklas Backstrom going top shelf on Petr Mrazek … Continue reading Game Recap – 1st Rd. Game 1 – Carolina Hurricanes v. Washington Capitals

Game Recap – 3/26/2019 – Carolina Hurricanes v. Washington Capitals

Carolina Hurricanes (42-26-7 91pts) v. Washington Capitals (44-24-8 96pts)   Game Recap: As the Washington Capitals wind down their regular season with the playoffs in the horizon, the Capitals take on prospective first round opponent Carolina Hurricanes in their first game of a back to back with them. The first half of the game would … Continue reading Game Recap – 3/26/2019 – Carolina Hurricanes v. Washington Capitals

Game Recap – 3/16/19 – Washington Capitals v. Tampa Bay Lightning

Washington Capitals (42-22-7 91pts) v. Tampa Bay Lightning (54-13-4 112pts)   Game Recap: The Washington Capitals head to Tampa Bay for the first time since eliminating the Lightning in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals, however, it would be Lighting getting some early revenge as the would work a turnover into an odd man … Continue reading Game Recap – 3/16/19 – Washington Capitals v. Tampa Bay Lightning

Game Recap- Washington Capitals v.s. Philadelphia Flyers 3/14/2019

Washington Capitals (42-22-7 91 pts) v.s. Philadelphia Flyers (34-28-8 76 pts) Game Recap: The Washington Capitals continue their four game road trip tonight as they take on the Philadelphia Flyers. The first period began eerily similar to the previous match up against the Flyers as the Capitals started off with an early lead. Brett Connolly got … Continue reading Game Recap- Washington Capitals v.s. Philadelphia Flyers 3/14/2019

Game Recap- 3/12/2019 Washington Capitals vs Pittsburgh Penguins

Washington Capitals ( 41-22-7 89 pts) v.s. Pittsburgh Penguins (38-23-9 85 pts)  Game Recap: The Washington Capitals begin a four game road trip tonight against the Pittsburgh Penguins. This classic and intense rivalry continues as the first period featured some heavy hitting and tight defensive play between the two teams. However, the Capitals struck first … Continue reading Game Recap- 3/12/2019 Washington Capitals vs Pittsburgh Penguins

Game Recap – 2/26/2019 – Ottawa Senators v. Washington Capitals

Ottawa Senators (22-35-5 49pts) v. Washington Capitals (35-21-7 77pts) https://twitter.com/CapitalsPR/status/1100545686343507970   Game Recap: The Washington Capitals host the Ottawa Senators as they close out the month of February and it would be the Senators who would get the first goal of the game when newly acquired forwards Brian Gibbons and Oscar Lindberg connect for Lindberg's … Continue reading Game Recap – 2/26/2019 – Ottawa Senators v. Washington Capitals

Game Recap – 2/17/2019 – Washington Capitals v. Anaheim Ducks

Washington Capitals (32-19-7 71pts) v. Anaheim Ducks (22-27-9 53pts)   Game Recap: The Washington Capitals come into Anaheim looking to crash the Ducks party on Scott Niedermayer's jersey retirement, and that they would on an early powerplay thanks to a Hampus Lindholm tripping penalty. John Carlson would find Alex Ovechkin in his office for the … Continue reading Game Recap – 2/17/2019 – Washington Capitals v. Anaheim Ducks