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Friday Caps Clips: Capitals vs. Oilers Game Day

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Caps play host to the Oilers, Mac talks to the media and more.

How Nicklas Backstrom’s Numbers Stack Up In MVP Race

Nicklas Backstrom has been gaining more and more steam as a legitimate MVP candidate. How his numbers compare with others that are in the race.

Holtby, Schmidt and Matt Niskanen Go on Segway Tour

#CapsCasinoNight winners went on a Segway tour of D.C. with Capitals' Nate Schmidt, Braden Holtby and Matt Niskanen.

Capitals’ Matt Niskanen is day-to-day; Brooks Orpik misses practice

Niskanen (lower body injury) and Orpik (lower body maintenance) are a 'little bit' questionable for Friday's matchup with the Oilers.

Capitals’ Schmidt Earning Minutes

From being an undrafted NCAA college defenceman to getting an entry-level deal with the Washington Capitals, Nate Schmidt is earning his ice time.

Washington Capitals don’t feel desperate to make a move before trade deadline

Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan said Thursday that Washington is well-positioned to make a Stanley Cup run with the roster it has.

The Noon Number: The Less-Than-Great 8

A look at a very rare occurrence for the Caps' captain

Thursday Caps Clips: Video Killed the Voracek Start

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Caps topple the Flyers to get back on track, Niskanen leaves with an injury and more.

Caps vs. Flyers Recap: Russians Cheese Philly, Stake 4-1 Smashing

The Washington Capitals defeated the Philadelphia Flyers and the NBC commentary crew 4-1 Wednesday night on national television. Tell your friends.

Evgeny Kuznetsov’s two goals lead Capitals to win over Flyers

Evgeny Kuznetsov scored two goals, Braden Holtby made 33 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 on Wednesday night.