Filed under: Stream NHL NHL Tuesday: Capitals blow by Maple Leafs Contributors: Nicholas Scibetta and Matt Brigidi Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: NHL Tuesday: Capitals blow by Maple Leafs Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email The Washington Capitals beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-1 to win their eighth-straight game. 8 Total Updates Since Apr 16, 2013, 10:42am EDT Follow this stream April 17, 2013 Capitals smash Maple Leafs By Nicholas Scibetta The Washington Capitals continued to roll, running right over the Toronto Maple Leafs. April 16, 2013 Steve Mason shaken up By Nicholas Scibetta Mason may have been suffering from dehydration-induced cramps. April 16, 2013 Brayden Schenn slashed in the groin by Hagelin By Nicholas Scibetta Schenn took a stick between the legs and went down in pain. April 16, 2013 Arron Asham won't stay down By Nicholas Scibetta Arron Asham and Jay Rosehill got into a big fight during the game between the Rangers and Flyers on Tuesday night. Asham twice got up off the ice after being knocked down. April 16, 2013 Jeff Skinner injured by Cowen hit By Nicholas Scibetta Cowen took out Skinner with a massive hit -- but was it dirty? April 16, 2013 Can the Leafs end their playoff drought? By Matt Brigidi A daily feature which asks the five hardest-hitting questions imaginable about this day in the NHL. Will our quandaries be answered? (That doesn't count as one of the five questions.) April 16, 2013 Cowen to return for Sens By Matt Brigidi Despite expectations that he would miss the entire season, Ottawa Senators defenseman Jared Cowen will return to the lineup on Tuesday night. April 16, 2013 Maple leafs look to end playoff drought By Matt Brigidi With the NHL regular season coming to a close, the playoff race is heating up.