Washington Capitals

SAN JOSE, CA - NOVEMBER 24: Troy Brouwer #22 of the Chicago Blackhawks fights with Ryane Clowe #29 of the San Jose Sharks at HP Pavilion on November 24, 2010 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Troy Brouwer Vs Brenden Dillon Fight Ends With Brouwer Breaking Dillon’s Helmet [VIDEO]

John Carlson and Troy Brouwer also scored for the Capitals, who have won four of their last five.

97.1 The Ticket–02/12/2015

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Howard Injured Early As Red Wings Fall To Capitals, 3-1

Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard, named to his second NHL All-Star game earlier Saturday, left early in the first period with a groin injury after attempting to make the save on Brouwer’s goal.

97.1 The Ticket–01/10/2015

SUNRISE, FL - DECEMBER 04: Sean Bergenheim #20 of the Florida Panthers looks on during a game against the Columbus Blue Jackets at BB&T Center on December 4, 2014 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Panthers Outlast Capitals In Longest NHL Shootout [VIDEO]

Roberto Luongo has been around the NHL for 15 seasons, and yet the veteran goalie still had a chance to see something new.

97.1 The Ticket–12/17/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 29: Goalie Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals stretches on the ice during the second period of the Capitals 4-2 loss to the Boston Bruins at Verizon Center on March 29, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Capitals Goalie Braden Holtby Trips Over Own Feet; Red Wings Called For Interference [VIDEO]

One of the more unique plays you might ever see in hockey has Red Wings fans a little upset on Thursday.

97.1 The Ticket–10/30/2014

Gustav Nyquist #14 of the Detroit Red Wings.  (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Capitals Top Reds Wings 6-5 In OT

The Capitals and Red Wings are tied at 59 points, in the middle of a six-team pack in which two points separate eighth place from 13th place in the East.

97.1 The Ticket–02/02/2014

Patrick Eaves #17 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates his goal with his teammate Henrik Zetterberg #40 against the St. Louis Blues at the Scottrade Center on January 20, 2011 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images) FILE PHOTO

Howard Helps Red Wings Beat Capitals 4-3 In SO

Alex Ovechkin had a game-tying goal with 7 seconds left in the third period, but Patrick Eaves scored in the seventh of the shootout to give the Detroit Red Wings a 4-3 win over the Capitals on Friday night.

97.1 The Ticket–01/31/2014

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 24: Henrik Zetterberg #40 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates a first period goal with his teammates during the game against the Montreal Canadiens at Joe Louis Arena on January 24, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Zetterberg Back As Red Wings Try To Rebound From Two Straight Losses

Detroit has been weak on the power play in January, converting on just 4 of 50 opportunities.

CBS Detroit–01/31/2014

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Here We Go Again: Monzo’s Rangers-Capitals Playoff Preview

What would playoff hockey be without the Rangers playing the Capitals?


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Nicklas Backstrom Is Visiting A Specialist In Michigan

Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom was injured in December when he was hit from behind during a game in the KHL while playing for Dynamo Moscow.

97.1 The Ticket–01/11/2013

ST. LOUIS - MARCH 4:  Center Adam Oates #77 of the Edmonton Oilers is on the ice during the game against the St. Louis Blues at the Savvis Center on March 2, 2004 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Blues tied the Oilers 1-1. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Former Red Wing Adam Oates Hired As Capitals Coach

Once again, a Washington Capitals leadership baton is passed from Dale Hunter to Adam Oates.

97.1 The Ticket–06/26/2012