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Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin lead Penguins past Capitals

...his 20th goal of the season, Evgeni Malkin added three assists, and the Pittsburgh Penguins held on to beat the Washington Capitals 4-3 on Wednesday night, averting a sweep of the season series.Patric Hornqvist, Brandon Sutter and Chris...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-02-25/sidney-crosby-evgeni-malkin-l
Capitals improve 3-0 against Penguins this season

...NHL-leading 37th goal and assisted on Joel Ward's winner with just over four minutes remaining to lift the Washington Capitals to a testy 3-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday night.Ovechkin beat Marc-Andre Fleury on a breakaway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-02-17/capitals-improve-3-0-again
Washington Capitals edge Anaheim Ducks in shootout

...Backstrom scored shootout goals, Philipp Grubauer stopped 23 shots in his first NHL action of the season and the Washington Capitals defeated the Anaheim Ducks 3-2 on Friday night.After Alex Ovechkin, Washington's third shooter, failed to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-02-06/washington-capitals-edge-a
Capitals among East contenders; West race too tight to call

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Alex Ovechkin's familiar gap-toothed grin has returned with the Washington Capitals in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff hunt.Hardly anyone's smiling in the West, where the standings are far more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-01-26/capitals-among-east-conten
American presence at NHL All-Star Game will be stronger than ever

...heal up. A little disappointed to not have my teammates with me, but I'm trying to make the best out of it."Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin, who led the NHL in goals a year ago, is back for his fifth All-Star game out of a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-01-23/american-presence-nhl-all-
Leafs top Bruins in shootout; Kessel gets 200th assist

...decision."This is one of my favorite catchphrases to use of all time: 'Who cares? It's college,' " the Washington Capitals defenseman said. "I hope the rest of America has the same mindset I do."The NHL's annual showcase has been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2014-12-31/leafs-top-bruins-shootout-
Capitals nip Blackhawks in outdoor game

...decided the game with 12.9 seconds to play Thursday.The NHL showcase was every bit the thrill for the host Washington Capitals, who beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on New Year's Day."We start talking about Winter Classic since we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-01-01/capitals-nip-blackhawks-ou
Flyers top Capitals in overtime on Jakub Voracek's goal

...PHILADELPHIA - Jakub Voracek scored 1:28 into overtime to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 3-2 win over the Washington Capitals on Thursday night.Voracek scored his 16th goal of the season on the power player to give the Flyers their second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-01-08/flyers-top-capitals-overti
New Jersey Devils to go with three-man coaching staff the rest of the season

...J. - The New Jersey Devils are replacing the fired Pete DeBoer with a three-headed coaching staff.Former Washington Capitals coach Adam Oates, ex-Devils assistant and star defenseman Scott Stevens and general manager Lou Lamoriello will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2014-12-27/new-jersey-devils-go-three
Capitals score rare win over Penguins

PITTSBURGH - Goaltender Braden Holtby stopped 31 shots and Eric Fehr scored two goals as the Washington Capitals defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins, 3-0, on Saturday.Washington defeated Pittsburgh for the first time since January 22, 2012...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2014-12-27/capitals-score-rare-win-ov