Alex Ovechkin

Upcoming NHL draft pick Connor McDavid speaks with the media during media availability at United Center on June 8, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Source: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

McDavid’s NHL Draft Moment, Going No. 1, Is Finally Here

For many young hockey players, years of hard work will be rewarded this weekend in Sunrise, Florida

06/25/2015

Goaltender Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals stops a third period shot by Nick Bjugstad #27 of the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. (Source: Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Capitals Earn 4-3 Win Over Panthers

The Florida Panthers can end a pair of streaks on Sunday afternoon at the Verizon Center.

01/04/2015

Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo made an NHL record 15 saves during Tuesday's shootout win over the Washington Capitals.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Panthers Outlast Capitals In Longest NHL Shootout

Nick Bjugstad scored the game-winning goal in the longest shootout in NHL history to lift the Florida Panthers over the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Tuesday night.

12/16/2014

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Capitals Win 5-4 Against Panthers

Alex Ovechkin scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and had two assists and Troy Brouwer had two power-play goals Thursday night, lifting the Washington Capitals to a 5-4 victory over the Florida Panthers.

02/27/2014

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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?

05/02/2013

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Capitals Beat Panthers, 4-3

The Washington Capitals resorted to a familiar formula against the Florida Panthers — find Alex Ovechkin and let him do the rest.

04/07/2013

SUNRISE, FL - FEBRUARY 12: Mike Weaver #43 ends up behind goaltender Scott Clemmensen #30 of the Florida Panthers during third period action against the Washington Capitals at the BB&T Center on February 12, 2013 in Sunrise, Florida. The Capitals defeated the Panthers 6-5 in overtime. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Capitals Drop Panthers In Overtime, 6-5

The Florida Panthers gave fans everything they could ask for during Tuesday night’s game against the Washington Capitals.

CBS Miami–02/13/2013

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Caps Blank Panthers, 5-0

So far this season very little has gone right for the Washington Capitals.

02/10/2013

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Panthers Ready To Lash Last-Ranked Capitals

Very little has gone right for the NHL-worst Washington Capitals, who failed to keep up again their last time out.

CBS4–02/09/2013

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 05: Ed Jovanovski #55 of the Florida Panthers celebrates with teammates after scoring in the third period against the Washington Capitals at the Verizon Center on April 5, 2012 in Washington, DC. The Capitals won the game 4-2. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Despite 4-2 Loss To Capitals, Panthers Advance To Playoffs

The Florida Panthers ended one of the longest playoff droughts in major North American sports Thursday night despite a 4-2 loss to the Washington Capitals, who also earned a postseason bid to complete the eight-team field for the Eastern Conference.

CBS4–04/05/2012

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