Locked in a goaltending duel, the Caps turned to an unlikely hero to break the scoreless tie and give the Caps the edge in their series against the New York Rangers.
The Capitals went into their first-round playoff series against the New York Islanders hoping their relentless forecheck would wear down the New York Islanders’ inexperienced defensemen.
Joel Ward’s agent said today he hasn’t had any discussions with the Washington Capitals about re-signing the forward who is set to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1.
Our Capitals Insiders discuss why the Capitals have lost six of their last seven games.
The Capitals ended a four-game losing streak this week in a 4-0 rout of the rival Penguins. Now comes the task of keeping that momentum going.