Nicklas Backstrom


Alex Ovechkin has been selected to play in the NHL All-Star Game for the sixth time in his NHL career on Saturday night but once again his Capitals linemate, Nicklas Backstrom, has been snubbed by


Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom has won bronze in the World Junior Championships, silver in the Winter Olympics and gold in the World Championships.


While the Capitals were marching their way up the Eastern Conference standings en route to their New Year’s Day Winter Classic against the Chicago Blackhawks, they were winning with very little he


Tuesday's game against the New York Islanders did not start off well for the Caps who found themselves trailing 3-0. Two quick goals, however, put them right back in it.


Instant analysis of the Capitals’ electrifying 2-1 win over the Ottawa Senators Monday night at Verizon Center: