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Dmitry Orlov Gets His First Power Play Goal

With John Carlson out of the lineup, and perhaps not even returning until after the All Star break, the Caps are missing their top power play defenseman. So, Matt Niskanen, who normally plays second unit behind Carlson, will get more playing time.

Capitals remain red hot with another dominant win against the Hurricanes

Washington wins, 6-1, and has now won 12 out of 13 to remain atop the NHL standings.

Caps vs. Canes Recap: Stormed Warning – Caps Win 6-1

The Washington Capitals drowned the Carolina Hurricanes 6-1 at Verizon Center Monday night behind a pair of goals from Dmitry Orlov.

Capitals vs. Hurricanes Third Period Thread

Dmitry Orlov, you beautiful firebrand supernova! A second sensational slap shot gave the Caps a 3-1 lead.

Capitals vs. Hurricanes Second Period Thread

It's 2-1 Capitals after the first period.

T.J. Oshie named Third Star of the Week

Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie has been named the NHL's Third Star of the Week for the week ending Jan. 22, per the league.

Capitals broadcasts return to FM radio

A new radio partner could solve at least some of the complaints from fans.

Stingrays Week 14 Recap: Adam Carlson Returns in Win

via @jrcar13 After a lower-body injury sidelined him for weeks, Washington Capitals goaltending prospect Adam Carlson returned to action in a 4-3 overtime win over the Greenville Swamp Rabbits. He stopped 28 shots, including all four in overtime, to help the Stignrays net one win from the weekend.

Jay Beagle’s offensive productivity puts the Capitals’ center group over the top

When coach Barry Trotz was hired by the Washington Capitals back in 2014, he inherited Jay Beagle, who at the time was a 29-year-old with 13 career NHL goals to his name.

The Noon Number: First Things First

A look at the Caps' recent run of strong starts