Ovechkin Scores Deciding Goal For Washington Capitals' 3-2 Win Over DevilsThe Capitals entered the third period with a 1-0 lead on a goal by left winger Andre Burakowsky and avoided a second loss when leading after two periods this season (28-0-1).
Islanders Fall Short To Capitals, 3-2Alex Ovechkin, back in the lineup after sitting out Tuesday's game, scored the go-ahead goal with 2:40 left.
10 Notable Omissions From 2016 NHL All-Star GameThe 2016 NHL All-Star Game is set to take place Sunday in Nashville, Tennessee, and the league hopes the new 3-on-3 format and division tournament will breathe life back into the event.
Friedman: Islanders Have Learned Very Little Since Playoff Loss To CapsThe Washington Capitals have turned into an elite contender, while the New York Islanders have been unable to take that next step.
Hartnett: Capitals Exploited Rangers, Showed They Are Class Of MetroAs the NHL's holiday break nears, the Washington Capitals and New York Rangers are Metropolitan Division rivals going in opposite directions.
Lundqvist Stops 32 Shots As Rangers Beat Caps 5-2 In Semifinal RematchGoaltender Henrik Lundqvist made 32 saves as the New York Rangers defeated the Washington Capitals 5-2 at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night in a rematch of last season's conference semifinals.
Cardiac Rangers Advance To East Finals To Face LightningIt would seem there are two certainties ahead for the Rangers. First, they will see some very familiar faces in the lineup of their opponent in the Eastern Conference finals. Second, they will play lots of one-goal games.
Rangers Looking To Keep Game 7 Magic Alive At MSGThe Rangers have won their last five Game 7s dating to 2012, including a win in Pittsburgh last season that capped a rally from a 3-1 deficit.
Capitals Winger Alex Ovechkin: Rangers Are 'Afraid' Of Us"They're afraid, because we're big and strong and you can see how we score goals," Ovechkin said. "We just put bodies in front of Lundqvist and it goes in."
Alex Ovechkin Guarantees Capitals Will Beat Rangers In Game 7"We're going to come back and win the series," Ovechkin told reporters. "We're going to play our game, and we're going to come back and we're going to play Montreal or Tampa."
Hartnett: Lundqvist Carries Rangers In Unforgettable Game 6 PerformanceThis is why King Henrik is paid the big bucks. He just continues to find new levels of concentration and coolness.
Rangers Look To Fend Off Elimination Again Vs. CapitalsFrom two minutes away from elimination to two wins away from the Eastern Conference Finals, the Presidents' Trophy winners are still very much alive in their second-round tilt with the Washington Capitals.