Strong Team Effort Leads Lightning Past Capitals

Jason Garrison scored early in the third period and Ben Bishop made several key saves as the Lightning defeated the Capitals 4-3 on Saturday night.


Ovechkin Apologizes For Russia’s Sochi Performance

Alex Ovechkin and the rest of Russia are still struggling to find out what went wrong.


Alex Ovechkin Will Stay In Russia Longer Following a Family Emergency

Ovechkin's father underwent surgery, causing the all-star to stay in Russia longer than expected.

Alex Ovechkin

Caps’ Ovechkin Is Questionable For Friday Against In New Jersey

The slumping Capitals may miss their best player Friday to begin a five-game road trip.

Caps rally to beat Tampa Bay in a shootout.

Caps stun Lightning 6-5

Alex Ovechkin’s fourth goal of the night tied the game with 32.4 seconds remaining in regulation, and the Washington Capitals ultimately prevailed in a shootout to post a thrilling 6-5 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning at Verizon Center.

Capitals' Alex Ovechkin always seems to enjoy playing his former rivals from Tampa Bay

Lightning and Caps “Like old times.”

For years the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Washington Capitals battled for the top spot in the Southeast Division of the National Hockey League. But now the two rivals are in different conferences and while tonight’s game will be