Bruce Boudreau compares Alex Ovechkin to The Incredible Hulk: 'The more you hit him, the stronger the angrier he gets'
Bruce Boudreau led Alex Ovechkin to some of his greatest seasons as a pro. Ovechkin scored a career-high 65 goals during Boudreau's first year behind the Capitals bench in 2007-08.
Connor McMichael calls Alex Ovechkin 'my best friend' in now-deleted social media posts
As a kid, Connor McMichael loved hockey and envisioned himself as an NHL player. One year, his mom revealed on social media that he had dressed up as Alex Ovechkin for Halloween.
The Noon Number: Consistently Inconsistent
70 - Number of games since the Caps have gotten a save percentage at or above .910 from their starting goalie in three-straight games, dating back to March 16-20, 2021.
Snapshots of the Week Ahead: Week 15
The Washington Capitals head into the second half of January with a three-game schedule in Week 15.
Dumb penalties, a sluggish start, and holy cow two power play goals: numbers for the morning after
The Washington Capitals started slow, took too many really dumb penalties, couldn't penalty kill, and...scored multiple times on their own power play?
Stay out of the box and you win this one.
Monday Caps Clips: Second Period Woes
Recaps and other assorted musings from yesterday's loss to the Vancouver Canucks from us, Vogs, WaPo ($), AP, NHL, Caps video (recap, condensed game, Coach Laviolette, Ovechkin/Backstrom, Orlov/Hagelin), WHN, NBCSW, NoVa Caps, RMNB, and SB Nation pals Nucks Misconduct.
Capitals lose, 4-2, after yielding three goals in a damaging second period against the Canucks
The Washington Capitals left the ice after the second period of their eventual 4-2 loss Sunday afternoon to Vancouver to the sound of distinct boos echoing throughout Capital One Arena.
Capitals vs. Canucks Recap: Another Poor Second Period Dooms Caps
Like yesterday, this afternoon the Capitals faced a team that had a slow start to the season but has been playing better as of late - since hiring the great Bruce Boudreau, the Canucks have gone 8-3-1.
Canucks beat Caps 4-2, Ovi scored tho
The Washington Capitals fell to the Vancouver Canucks in a subdued Sunday afternoon game.
No. 756: Alex Ovechkin now trails Wayne Gretzky by 138 goals after scoring league-leading 26th goal against Canucks
Alex Ovechkin scored a familiar goal on Sunday that has sadly gone out of style recently.
Ovechkin ripped a one-timer from his office beating Vancouver Canucks goaltender Thatcher Demko.