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Preview: Wednesday Night Rivalry Capitals at Flyers

Tonight's nationally televised game on Wednesday Night Rivalry on NBC Sports Network features two hated foes in the Washinton Capitals & Philadelphia Flyers

Potential Trades in Capitals Corner

The adage states, 'if it ain't broke, don't fix it.' The Washington Capitals have glided through this season to reign over the NHL with 24 games left on the schedule. Washington is one point ahead of the Minnesota Wild and looks primed for a deep playoff run.

The Noon Number: Broad Street Backstrom

A look at Nicklas Backstrom's dominance against the Flyers during his career

Wednesday Caps Clips: Capitals @ Flyers Game Day

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: It's a Rivalry Night 8pm start in Philly, Hart buzz for B├Ąckis, Travis Boyd gets to the bigs and more.

Perennially ‘underrated’ Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom is garnering MVP talk

The Caps' top center has been consistently, if quietly, effective, earning ever more acclaim this season even if he's content without it.

Andre Burakovsky injury allows Capitals to evaluate depth

Without the 22-year-old forward, the Capitals get a chance to see what they have in youngsters like Zach Sanford, Jakub Vrana and others in case they're needed in the playoffs.

Brooks Laich placed on waivers by Maple Leafs: source

A person with direct knowledge of the move tells The Associated Press that the Toronto Maple Leafs placed Brooks Laich on waivers, two days after the veteran center questioned where he fit in the team's plans.

Brooks Laich Placed on Waivers by Toronto

Former Capital Brooks Laich is available... but does anybody want him?

Caps raise season ticket prices for ninth time in 10 years

Team announces an across-the-board $5 price increase.

The Noon Number: Metro Malaise?

A look at a potentially significant issue