TAMPA -- The only way Nicklas Backstrom could know if his concussion symptoms were a thing of the past was to play in a hockey game.
With players like Alex Ovechkin, Alexander Semin and Nicklas Backstrom, you might think the Capitals, year after year, would be one of the NHLs most successful teams in shootouts.
BOSTON -- Capitals goaltender Tomas Vokoun seemed more hopeful than definitive when he told reporters his groin was strong enough to return to the lineup Thursday night after missing the previous s
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Capitals coach Dale Hunter says he doesnt want his players looking too far ahead or too far behind as they tackle the difficult task of having to win most if not all of their remaining five games