Capitals-Blue Jackets Game 6: Can Washington take care of business and close it out?
Washington tries to close out the series in Columbus.
It's not just you: The Caps really do play an absurd number of overtime playoff games
Columbus fans are learning firsthand about postseason angst.
John Tortorella is evolving as a playoff coach. But he hasn't lost his fire.
Tortorella is taking a more mellow approach to these Stanley Cup playoffs — and players on both teams have noticed.
Nicklas Backstrom, the picture of the Capitals' playoff pain, is now the image of their joy
Backstrom's four career playoff overtime goals are tied for fifth most in NHL history.
Young Capitals fan in viral 'puck girl' video has memorable day at Game 5
Six-year-old Keelan Moxley became a viral sensation before Game 2.
Blue Jackets Coach John Tortorella guarantees a return to Washington for Game 7
After the Capitals took Game 5 on Saturday, the Columbus coach made the second bold prediction of this series.
'High five for Washington': Capitals capture Game 5 in overtime, lead Blue Jackets 3-2
The Capitals survived a scary third period to seize a pivotal game and now stand on the cusp of advancing to the second round with a 3-2 series lead.
John Carlson continues to build on a stellar postseason reputation
Ever since a gold medal-winning goal as a 19-year-old, Carlson has thrived when the pressure's been at its peak.
Capitals' Andre Burakovsky needs surgery, out for rest of first round
The forward was injured early in Game 2 and has missed the past two games with what the team called an "upper body" injury.
'He's a hockey player': Capitals' T.J. Oshie is playing hurt and still scoring
Oshie has two power-play goals in the series, including one in Game 4.
Capitals-Blue Jackets series tied: Ovechkin proves prediction correct with help from Holtby, Oshie
Washington cut into Columbus's lead with a double-overtime win in Game 3, then leveled the series at 2. They'll head back to D.C. for Game 5 Saturday
Capitals player in viral 'puck girl' video wonders, 'Whatever happened to ladies first?'
Forward Brett Connolly gave 6-year-old Keelan Moxley a souvenir she'll never forget.
A brief history of Alex Ovechkin guaranteeing things
"We're going to come home for Game 5, and for Game 5 it's going to be tied,” Ovechkin said.
Seth Jones is following his father’s path — on ice, not the basketball court
The Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman came to love hockey while his father, Popeye, played in the NBA.
With minutes piling up for Capitals and Blue Jackets, fatigue could become a factor
Both teams have now played an extra 47:24 over the course of the series, meaning they've played nearly four full games before Game 4 even begins.
The D.C. sports trifecta didn’t happen, but Caps’ double-OT win was a jackpot moment
Lars Eller's game-winner capped an important night for the Capitals, Nationals and Wizards.
‘Weird things happen’: Lars Eller’s game-winner sums up Capitals playoff hockey
Washington’s right wing knows his game-winner wasn’t pretty and was a little strange, but still felt oh so sweet.
Capitals-Blue Jackets Game 3: In a playoff plot twist, Washington's familiar script ends with a win
Washington got its first win of the playoffs on the road Tuesday.
Capitals' Tom Wilson knows he has to be smarter and stay out of the penalty box
Wilson has twice been in the box when the Capitals have surrendered a lead to the Blue Jackets.
Caps, Nats and Wizards could pull off a D.C. sports trifecta (or a cry-fecta)
D.C. sports fans experienced both euphoria and disappointment last spring.
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