Game Recap – 1/5/2020 – San Jose Sharks v. Washington Capitals

San Jose Sharks (17-20-3 37pts) v. Washington Capitals (27-8-5 59pts)   Game Recap: In Washington for the early afternoon matinee, the Capitals would host the San Jose Sharks. After a scoreless first period the Sharks would strike first on the powerplay as Evander Kane would score his 16th of the season to give the Sharks … Continue reading Game Recap – 1/5/2020 – San Jose Sharks v. Washington Capitals

Game Recap – 12/21/2019 – Tampa Bay Lightning v. Washington Capitals

Tampa Bay Lightning (17-12-4 38pts) v. Washington Capitals (25-6-5 55pts)   Game Recap: In the second game of their back to back, the Washington Capitals would host the Tampa Bay Lightning for the third and final time of the 2019-20 regular season. In the first period there would not be any scoring, but instead a … Continue reading Game Recap – 12/21/2019 – Tampa Bay Lightning v. Washington Capitals

Capitals Injury Report and Notes

The Washington Capitals are starting to get banged up as today senior vice president and general manager Briam MacLellan has announced the following moves:   Placed on Injured Reserve Carl Hagelin (LTIR, eligible to be activated on Dec. 2nd) Nic Dowd (IR, eligible to be activated on Nov. 21st)   Re-assigned to Hershey Vitek Vanecek … Continue reading Capitals Injury Report and Notes

Game Recap – 10/20/2019 – Washington Capitals v. Chicago Blackhawks

Washington Capitals (5-2-2 12pts) v. Chicago Blackhawks (2-2-1 5pts)   Game Recap: The Washington Capitals embark on a five game road trip to finish the month of October, and they begin in Chicago as they take on the Blackhawks. To start the game the first nine minutes was a bit of back and forth between … Continue reading Game Recap – 10/20/2019 – Washington Capitals v. Chicago Blackhawks

Game Recap – 10/18/2019 – New York Rangers v. Washington Capitals

New York Rangers (2-2-0 4pts) v. Washington Capitals (4-2-2 10pts)   Game Recap: The Washington Capitals host the New York Rangers as they look to end their three game homestand with a possible 4 out 6 standing points, and early in the first period while on the powerplay the Capitals would strike as TJ Oshie … Continue reading Game Recap – 10/18/2019 – New York Rangers v. Washington Capitals

Game Recap – 1st Rd. Game 5 – Carolina Hurricanes v. Washington Capitals

Carolina Hurricanes v. Washington Capitals Series Tied 2-2   Game Recap: The Washington Capitals return home for Game 5 looking to regain their series lead against the Carolina Hurricanes, and things would get chippy right away as Saku Maenalanen would take an ill advised roughig penalty when he would go after Tom Wilson after the … Continue reading Game Recap – 1st Rd. Game 5 – Carolina Hurricanes v. Washington Capitals

Game Recap – 4/4/2019 – Montreal Canadiens v. Washington Capitals

Montreal Canadiens (43-29-8 94pts) v. Washington Capitals (47-25-8 102pts)   Game Recap: In the final stretch of the regular season the Washington Capitals host the playoff hungry Montreal Canadiens in a game that can decide some playoff fates. In the first 10 minutes of the game both teams would play with a very fast tempo, … Continue reading Game Recap – 4/4/2019 – Montreal Canadiens v. Washington Capitals

Game Recap – 2/24/2019 – New York Rangers v. Washington Capitals

New York Rangers (27-26-8 62pts) v. Washington Capitals (34-21-7 75pts)   Game Recap: For the Washington Capitals, they finally get to return home but it would be spoiled right away as Chris Kreider would score 21 seconds into the game to give the New York Rangers a 1-0 lead. However, the Capitals would respond late … Continue reading Game Recap – 2/24/2019 – New York Rangers v. Washington Capitals

Game Recap – 2/1/2019 – Calgary Flames v. Washington Capitals

Calgary Flames (33-13-5 71pts) v. Washington Capitals (27-17-6 60pts) https://twitter.com/CapitalsPR/status/1091483329008975873   Game Recap: The Washington Capitals came back from the break looking fresh, and would show it early on as they would get the first goal of the game when the Capitals would force the play in the Calgary Flames zone and Nic Dowd would … Continue reading Game Recap – 2/1/2019 – Calgary Flames v. Washington Capitals

Game Recap – 12/14/2018 – Washington Capitals v. Carolina Hurricanes

Washington Capitals (18-9-3 39pts) v. Carolina Hurricanes (13-13-4 30pts)   Game Recap: The Washington Capitals managed to leave Carolina with the shootout victory over the Hurricanes. The Capitals did so while constantly putting themselves in the penalty box which the Hurricanes made them pay for that 3 times. Also Alex Ovechkin's 2nd goal came controversially … Continue reading Game Recap – 12/14/2018 – Washington Capitals v. Carolina Hurricanes