Capitals Ups and Downs: Week 4


The latest edition of our weekly look at individual Washington Capitals ups and downs.

Moments that Mattered: Chimera's Icing on the Cake


Jason Chimera had a second-period goal awarded to him, then taken away. Some nice work between Grabovski and Chimera in the third period got the Edmonton native back on the score sheet.

The Noon Number: A Rare Double Helping of Carlzner


John Carlson and Karl Alzner have played together an awful lot in their respective careers, but turned a surprisingly rare trick last night...

Moments that Mattered: Nick's Nail in the Coffin


With a 2-0 lead in the third period, the Caps' top line took the ice and put on a dominating shift that culminated in the team's third goal of the night, effectively ending any chance the Oilers...

Friday Caps Clips: Gone Streaking


Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Recapping last night's win over the Oilers, Ovechkin continues to roll, Chimera returns home and more.

Home Cooking Spoiled


The Oilers return home to a rude houseguest

Top Trio Continues to Click


The Capitals skate out of Edmonton with their third consecutive victory, this one on the back of strong performances from their top trio and their netminder. You might call that a recipe for success.

Oilers v. Capitals - Numbers 21:4-9


After firing Tambellini, the Oilers hired MacTavish to lead them into the following season.

The Noon Number: Special Special Teams


Looking at the Caps' prowess on the power play and penalty kill

Alex The Howitzer


Alex Ovechkin puts pucks on net like no one else in league history, save Phil Esposito.

Capitals @ Oilers Lines And Pairings


The winner of this one will have a shiny three game winning streak. The defeated will likely smell of old gym socks and regret.

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