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Ovechkin, Sheary score 2 each as Caps blank Sharks 4-0

Nov. 21, 2021 02:45 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Alex Ovechkin and Conor Sheary each scored two goals to lead the Washington Capitals over the San Jose Sharks 4-0 on Saturday night. Ilya Samsonov turned back 22 shots for his second straight shutout as the Capitals won for the sixth time in a...

Capitals rout Penguins 6-1 in Crosby's return

Nov. 14, 2021 22:34 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — With three of their top offensive players out, the Washington Capitals are still right there atop the Metropolitan Division. Even Sidney Crosby's return couldn't help Pittsburgh keep up. Garnet Hathaway scored his third goal in two...

Ovechkin ties Hull for 4th all-time; Caps down Sabres 5-3

Nov. 08, 2021 22:49 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin scored his 741st career goal to tie Brett Hull for fourth on the NHL’s all-time list, and helped the Washington Capitals beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-3 on Monday night. “I just take it day by day," said the 36-year-old Ovechkin, who has...

Vasilevskiy, Cirelli help Lightning end Capitals' streak

Nov. 01, 2021 22:32 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Andrei Vasilevskiy made 31 saves, Anthony Cirelli had a goal and two assists, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat Washington 3-2 Monday night, ending the Capitals' eight-game season-opening point streak. Tampa Bay also got goals from Alex Killorn and...

Capitals hand Coyotes 8th consecutive loss to start season

Oct. 29, 2021 22:12 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — John Carlson scored a long-awaited power-play goal, Alex Ovechkin added an empty-netter and the Washington Capitals beat Arizona 2-0 Friday night, handing the Coyotes their eighth consecutive loss to start the season. Carlson's goal with 7:58 left in...

Red Wings erase two-goal deficit, beat Capitals in overtime

Oct. 27, 2021 22:16 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Robby Fabbri tied it early in the third period, captain Dylan Larkin scored in overtime and the Detroit Red Wings came back to beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 Wednesday night. Larkin beat Vitek Vanecek 1:37 into OT on a goal assisted on by impressive...

Lindholm’s 2nd hat trick lifts Flames past Caps 4-3 in OT

Oct. 23, 2021 17:04 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Elias Lindholm completed his second career hat trick with a one-timer 2:46 into overtime, and the Calgary Flames beat the Washington Capitals 4-3 on Saturday. Lindholm’s fourth, fifth and sixth goals of the season helped the Flames to a second...