Matt Niskanen


Capitals first-year general manager Brian MacLellan met with reporters for close to 30 minutes on Monday at Kettler Capitals Iceplex.


NEW YORK -- As members of the Pittsburgh Penguins last season, Capitals defensemen Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen experienced what it was like to build a 3-1 series lead against the New York Range


Down 1-0 in the series and without their starting goalie, you could understand if the Capitals began to panic Friday night after going down 2-0 to the New York Islanders in Game 2.


Looking back, the Capitals’ 3-0 thrashing of the Boston Bruins Wednesday night was stunning when you consider just how much those two points meant to the Bruins and their playoff hopes. Unless of


Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 3-0 win over the Boston Bruins Wednesday night at Verizon Center :