Latest T.J. Oshie News

Alex Ovechkin confident he will sign extension with Capitals

May. 25, 2021 14:47 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Alex Ovechkin said Tuesday he is confident he will sign an extension and play again next season for the Washington Capitals franchise he led to the Stanley Cup in 2018. Evgeny Kuznetsov and T.J. Oshie also hope to be back. After a third consecutive...

Marchand scores in OT, Bruins beat Capitals to even series

May. 17, 2021 23:41 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — All Brad Marchand had to show for the first 60 minutes of Monday night's game was two penalties for post-whistle antics. He needed less than a minute to make up for it. Marchand scored 39 seconds into overtime and the Boston Bruins...

Nic Dowd scores in OT, Capitals beat Bruins 3-2 in Game 1

May. 15, 2021 23:55 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — T.J. Oshie’s goal song, John Denver’s “Take Me Home, Country Roads,” echoed through Capital One Arena and its 25% capacity crowd. It turned out the credit technically belonged elsewhere, but Capitals fans were in no mood to nitpick. Nic...

Capitals and Bruins have bad blood, friendly familiarity

May. 14, 2021 15:16 PM EDT

Tom Wilson has faced the Boston Bruins a few times since drilling Brandon Carlo with a hit that drew a seven-game suspension. Game 1 of the Bruins' first-round playoff series against the Capitals on Saturday night in Washington is Carlo's first game back on the ice...

Raffl's late goal pushes Capitals past Bruins, 2-1

May. 11, 2021 22:44 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Capitals got Alex Ovechkin back on the ice feeling “100%” heading into the playoffs. Winning was just a bonus. Michael Raffl scored from a tight angle with 1.8 seconds remaining, Ovechkin saw his first extended action since April 22...

Capitals beat Flyers in overtime, Penguins win East Division

May. 08, 2021 22:32 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Unable to dress the usual 18 skaters because of injuries and other absences, the Washington Capitals rallied for one accomplishment with the playoffs on the horizon but fell short of another. Lars Eller tied it with 39.8 seconds left in regulation,...

Capitals lose to Flyers, miss chance to reclaim 1st in East

May. 07, 2021 22:10 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Falling flat after an emotional week, the Washington Capitals cost themselves their easiest path to a division title and showed worrying signs with the playoffs approaching. The Capitals lost to the Philadelphia Flyers 4-2 Friday night, missing their...

Capitals beat Rangers 4-2 in fight-filled game

May. 05, 2021 23:14 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — T.J. Oshie had a hat trick, Vitek Vanecek made 19 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the depleted New York Rangers 4-2 in a fight-filled game Wednesday night. Oshie beat Alexandar Georgiev 12 seconds into the middle period with a shot from the right...

Capitals' Wilson fined $5K for roughing Rangers' Buchnevich

May. 04, 2021 18:28 PM EDT

Washington's Tom Wilson was fined but not suspended for his actions during a post-whistle scrum in New York, an outcome the Capitals are ready to move on from and the Rangers feel isn't sufficient punishment for one of hockey's most polarizing players. The NHL fined...

Sprong sends Capitals to 6-3 win, Rangers eliminated

May. 03, 2021 23:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Daniel Sprong’s tiebreaking goal early in the third period propelled the Washington Capitals to a 6-3 victory over the fading New York Rangers, who were knocked out of playoff contention Monday night. Nic Dowd, Conor Sheary, Garnet Hathaway, Nicklas...