Capitals defenseman Nate Schmidt is expected to get his first taste of the Stanley Cup playoffs tonight when he takes warmups for Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the New York R
Capitals star Alex Ovechkin has been nominated for the NHL's Hart Trophy for the fourth time in his career, the league announced on Wednesday night.
Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 2-1 win over the New York Islanders in Game 7 of their Eastern Conference first-round playoff series Monday night at Verizon Center:
John Wall, Paul Pierce, Marcin Gortat and Rasual Butler had front row seats for Monday night's Capitals vs. Islanders Game 7. Pierce even beat on the glass at an Isles player.
It was a win-or-go-home situation for the Capitals in Game 7 on Monday night at Verizon Center against the Islanders. They won. And on they move. Follow the reaction here.