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Orlov scores late in OT, Caps remain perfect against Devils

Apr. 02, 2021 23:21 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Dmitry Orlov scored on a length-of-the-ice rush with 21 seconds left in overtime and the Washington Capitals beat New Jersey 2-1 Friday night for their seventh straight win over the Devils this season. Vitek Vanecek made three outstanding saves in...

Panarin has goal, 2 assists as Rangers handle Caps 5-2

Mar. 30, 2021 23:05 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Artemi Panarin had a goal and two assists and the New York Rangers scored five unanswered goals to beat the Washington Capitals 5-2 Tuesday night. Kaapo Kakko, Adam Fox, Filip Chytil, and Pavel Buchnevich also scored for the Rangers. Igor Shesterkin made...

Ovechkin scores twice, red-hot Capitals shut out Devils 4-0

Mar. 26, 2021 22:22 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin scored twice, Ilya Samsonov made 24 saves and the Washington Capitals rode their best players to a 4-0 victory Friday night and two-game sweep of the New Jersey Devils. Ovechkin has scored 10 times in his past 10 games and has a team-best...

Ovechkin, Kuznetsov lead the way as Capitals beat Devils 4-3

Mar. 25, 2021 23:08 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Evgeny Kuznetsov didn't skate for over two weeks while battling COVID-19, missed eight games total and needed time to feel like himself. Teammates Alex Ovechkin and Dmitry Orlov also missed a handful of games for violating NHL pandemic protocol and weren't the same when...

Ovechkin matches Esposito with 717th goal; Caps rout Sabres

Mar. 15, 2021 23:05 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Alexander Ovechkin’s business in the NHL has always been scoring goals, and his climb up the NHL's career leaderboard has him on par with his coach's favorite player. Ovechkin matched Phil Esposito for sixth on the NHL list with his 717th goal...

Capitals blow 3-goal lead in 3rd, beat Devils in overtime

Mar. 09, 2021 22:48 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Something happened on the way to the Washington Capitals' sixth victory in seven games. They hope it's a lesson and not a troubling pattern that could hurt them down the road. The Capitals blew a three-goal lead to the New Jersey Devils with a...

Ovechkin, Capitals beat Flyers 3-1 in fans' return in Philly

Mar. 07, 2021 22:24 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers welcomed fans back to their home arena for the first time in nearly a year, and the Washington Capitals turned the crowd’s eager cheers into disappointing boos. Alex Ovechkin, Dmitry Orlov and Nick Jensen scored to lead...

Caps edge Bruins 2-1 in SO in Chara's return to Boston

Mar. 04, 2021 13:47 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jakub Vrana had the only goal in the shootout and the Washington Capitals beat the Bruins 2-1 Wednesday night in Zdeno Chara’s return to Boston. Lars Eller scored in regulation for the Capitals, who improved to 7-1-1 in their last nine games. Vitek...

Ovechkin scores game-winner as Capitals sweep Devils 3-2

Feb. 28, 2021 19:44 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Alex Ovechkin broke a second-period tie and the streaking Washington Capitals welcomed back top goaltender Ilya Samsonov from an extended absence because of COVID-19 with a 3-2 victory over the skidding New Jersey Devils on Sunday. Samsonov made 19...

Lafrenière scores 2nd of season, Rangers beat Capitals 4-1

Feb. 20, 2021 16:10 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alexis Lafrenière got a chance to play on the New York Rangers' top line with Mika Zibanejad and Artemi Panarin, and the result was one of the team's most complete efforts of the season. Lafrenière scored his second NHL goal, Panarin had two assists...