For the second time in two weeks, the Caps will try to re-start their engines after a four-day break in an otherwise busy schedule.
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If you believe the odds coming out of Las Vegas, where the NHL will stage its annual awards show from the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino tonight [7 p.m.
Capitals star Alex Ovechkin has been nominated for the NHL's Hart Trophy for the fourth time in his career, the league announced on Wednesday night.
Post-game analysis of the Capitals’ 5-4 shootout victory over the Montreal Canadiens Thursday night at Bell Centre: