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Brad Richards of the New York Rangers celebrates with his teammates after Michael Del Zotto scored a goal in the third period against the Washington Capitals in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 12, 2012. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Rangers Defeat Capitals In 7, Advance To Eastern Conference Finals

The Rangers advanced in a thrilling Game 7 and will face the Devils in the Eastern Conference Finals.


Rangers-Capitals Game 2

Late Penalties Doom Rangers In Game 2; ‘Great 8’ Makes Them Pay

Alex Ovechkin’s power-play goal with 7:27 remaining snapped a tie and gave the Washington Capitals a 3-2 victory over the New York Rangers that squared the Eastern Conference semifinal series 1-1 on Monday night.


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Quiet Trade Deadline Day; Rick Nash Will Stay With Columbus

The Blue Jackets star won’t be shipped to New York before Monday’s trading deadline.



Devils Dominate, But Blow Another Chance To Make Up Ground

Rookie Michal Neuvirth stopped 33 shots for his fourth shutout and the Washington Capitals put another dagger in the New Jersey Devils’ playoff hopes with a 3-0 victory on Friday night.


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Islanders’ Okposo To Make Season Debut Vs. Caps

The Washington Capitals look to beat the New York Islanders for the ninth time in 10 meetings overall and win their fifth straight at Nassau Coliseum on Thursday night.


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Battle Of Best Vs. Worst As Capitals Visit Devils

Coming off two straight losses, a matchup with beaten-up New Jersey may be just what the NHL-leading Washington Capitals need to get back on track.