Capitals rookie center Andre Burakovsky has been selected to Team Sweden’s preliminary roster for the 2015 World Junior Championships that will take place in Toronto and Montreal from Dec.
The Capitals couldn't hold on against the Canucks and fell 4-3 at home. A slow start and poor penalty kills were to blame for the tough loss.
It was a 12th birthday Sam Becker will remember for a lifetime.
Sudden thoughts and second thoughts on the Capitals’ 3-2 victory over the Colorado Avalanche Thursday night at the Pepsi Center in Denver:
Alex Ovechkin sets up Nicklas Backstrom for a pretty goal in the second period, giving the Capitals a 1-0 lead over the Avalanche.