Caps On Top! Washington Wins Stanley Cup, Beats Vegas 4-3Lars Eller scored the tiebreaking goal with 7:37 to play, and the Capitals claimed their first NHL title with a 4-3 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Thursday night in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final.
Stanley Cup Could Make Up For Washington's Playoff FailuresAs checkered playoff histories go, the Capitals have not been around nearly as long as some NHL teams. But the track is still long and sad.
Capitals Have Nearly Shot-Blocked Their Way To The Stanley CupThe Capitals are one win from blocking their way to the Stanley Cup. They've gotten in front of almost a third of the shots from Vegas, taking a 3-1 series lead into Game 5 on Thursday.
Golden Knights Must Play Better For Fleury, Or Lose It AllVegas needs Marc-Andre Fleury to be better, and his teammates need to improve in front of him in Game 5 on Thursday, or they will watch their opponents celebrate a championship.
Capitals Player Came Up 35 Cents Short On Metro Ride To GamePeak fares will get you every time.
Capitals Take 3-1 Series Lead After Routing Golden KnightsThe Capitals are on the verge of capturing the first title in their 43rd season after routing the Golden Knights by a score of 6-2 on Monday night to take a commanding 3-1 series lead.
New Caps Tradition? Fan Throws Crab On The Ice During Stanley Cup FinalsBaltimore's own Jimmy's Seafood is now upping the ante for it to happen again
NHL Defensemen Still Have Value In Stanley Cup FinalAs the NHL shifts toward speed and skill, and away from size and physicality, defensemen like Brooks Orpik and Deryk Engelland are becoming rare species in hockey.