Joel Ward


OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- Kyle Turris' goal helped the Ottawa Senators beat the Washington Capitals 3-1 on Monday night and earn their first winning streak in 51 days.


A year ago, the only thing NHL players wanted for Christmas was to play hockey.


It’s amazing how one Christmas card video can shed light on the otherwise hidden talents of a bunch of hockey players.

If you haven’t seen the Capitals’ Christmas video, you should.


As the son of Canadian immigrants from Barbados, Capitals right wing Joel Ward was taught the lessons of tolerance and acceptance while still standing up for what he believed in.


Sudden thoughts and second thoughts as the Caps reflect on Tuesday night’s 4-3 overtime victory against the Columbus Blue Jackets and look ahead to Friday night’s 7:30 p.m. visit to Detroit.