Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom is taking a leave of absence from the team because of what he called an "ongoing injury situation" after a slow start to the season on his artificial left hip.
The owners of D.C.’s beloved sports teams, the Wizards and the Caps, have had preliminary discussions about moving their operations out of D.C. and into Virginia, according to The Washington Post.
A Virginia local and hardcore Capitals fan, Bryan Tropeano, beat the odds and climbed Mount Everest's summit, described as the world's "largest mountain."
Spencer Carbery got his start in coaching in the minors with the Washington Capitals watching closely. They liked what they saw, and on Tuesday they brought him back to fill the job they envisioned he would get.
The Washington Capitals are parting ways with head coach Peter Laviolette.
The Washington Capitals unveiled a cherry blossom-themed warmup jersey they will don on April 2 against the New York Rangers.
The Washington Capitals announced plans to honor captain Alex Ovechkin for making history by passing Gordie Howe for second place on the National Hockey League's all-time goal scoring list.
The Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin announced the death of his father Wednesday.
Alex Ovechkin will be away from the Washington Capitals to attend to a family matter and the health of a loved one and is expected to be gone for at least the rest of the week, if not longer.
The support for Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin has stretched far past the NFL, especially in the Buffalo community.
The Washington Capitals are celebrating Alex Ovechkin's 802nd goal with a new augmented reality experience.
Alex Ovechkin passed Gordie Howe for second on the NHL career goals list Friday night, scoring his 802nd into an empty net with a minute left in the third period of the Washington Capitals’ game against the Winnipeg Jets.
Soaked with beer and still wearing his No. 8 jersey, Alex Ovechkin held three pucks in his right hand as he posed for a picture with the rest of the jubilant Washington Capitals in the visiting locker room at the United Center.
Alex Ovechkin scored his 787th career goal to break Gordie Howe’s record for scoring with one team, but the Arizona Coyotes scored three times in the third period to rally for a 3-2 win against the Washington Capitals on Saturday night.
The Washington Capitals and adidas unveiled Thursday the all-new Reverse Retro jersey the team will wear during select games this season.
Excitement is in the air at Capital One Arena as the Washington Capitals prepare to get their new season started!
The Washington Capitals are encouraging fans to design the team's next rally towel.
After 22 seasons, the Washington Capitals let go Bruce Anderson, the team's beloved organist.
It's the end of an era – Washington Capitals organ player Bruce Anderson will not be returning for the 2022-23 season, concluding a 22-year run with the team.
FOX 5 asked Capitals and Wizards owner Ted Leonsis if he had any plans to buy the Nationals.