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  • Ovechkin, Chimera Rally Capitals To Victory Over Rangers

    NEW YORK — Alex Ovechkin scored twice and Jason Chimera added two goals in the third period to rally the Washington Capitals to a 5-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Sunday. Ovechkin had a goal in each of the first two periods, and Chimera...
  • NHL fines Capitals' Tom Wilson $2,000 for embellishment

    NEW YORK (AP) — Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson was fined $2,000 by the NHL on Friday for diving. The NHL announced the fine on Friday. Wilson received a minor penalty for embellishment during a game against Minnesota on March 19. He...
  • Panthers lack of balanced scoring throughout game has hindered playoff chances

    Panthers lack of balanced scoring throughout game has hindered playoff chances
    If the Panthers could only bottle the sense of urgency that they experience in second periods and pour those contents out into the other two periods, they most likely wouldn't be in this improbable pursuit of the final wild-card playoff berth. The...
  • Kings hope Mike Richards can give them a competitive edge

    Kings hope Mike Richards can give them a competitive edge
    The Kings should have shed Mike Richards' contract during last summer's final compliance-buyout period, but General Manager Dean Lombardi wanted to keep his core group together and willingly believed Richards' promises to improve his fitness. Whether...
  • Sharp skate blades pose injury risk to hockey players

    For Nathan Gerbe, it all happened in a flash. The puck was dropped for a faceoff. A player was knocked down, his leg flying up and suddenly Gerbe's face was flush with blood. Gerbe had been cut by a skate blade. It's an occupational hazard in hockey, an...
  • NHL MVP Top 5

    NHL MVP Top 5
    Carey Price, Canadiens: Goaltenders have their own trophy, the Vezina, but Price's accomplishments this season deserve the Hart as the MVP. Price led the league in victories, shutouts, goals-against average and save percentage. Alex Ovechkin, Capitals:...
  • On The Air Saturday

    AUTO RACING 5 p.m.: IndyCar, Grand Prix of Louisiana, Qualifying. NBCSP 7:30 p.m.: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series: Duck Commander 500. FOX 1:30 a.m.: Formula One, Chinese Grand Prix. NBCSP BASEBALL 1 p.m.: Red Sox at Yankees. FS1, NESN, YES; Radio: 1080,...
  • Holtby Blanks Bruins Again, Capitals Win 3-0

    Holtby Blanks Bruins Again, Capitals Win 3-0
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Braden Holtby made 27 saves while shutting out the Boston Bruins for the third time this season, Marcus Johansson had a goal and an assist and the Washington Capitals defeated the Bruins 3-0 on Wednesday night. Holtby earned...
  • Tickets going on sale for Capitals' postseason games

    Capitals fans can start buying playoff tickets for the team's first three home games. Tickets for the first three Capitals home games will go on sale to the public on Tuesday at 11 a.m. Fans can buy tickets on WashingtonCaps.com, at Kettler Capitals...
  • Montreal's Carey Price is among NHL standouts worthy of awards

    Montreal's Carey Price is among NHL standouts worthy of awards
    The regular season will end Saturday, and with it ends the voting period for most major awards. With that in mind, in the final regular-season weekly column, a look at who should win the hardware: Hart Trophy (MVP) Carey Price, Montreal Canadiens....
  • Flyers' Steve Mason on verge of team save percentage mark

    Flyers' Steve Mason on verge of team save percentage mark
    PHILADELPHIA — Steve Mason won't catch odds-on Hart Trophy (MVP) candidate Carey Price for the NHL's save percentage crown, but he just might give the Canadien goaltender a good run for his money. Mason stopped 46 of 47 shots in the Flyers' 4-1...