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  1. Give Blood, Get a T.J. Oshie BobbleheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Capitals Outsider

    ... who donates. Oshie has spent his entire season flanking two Caps superstars in Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom and has quickly become a fan favorite on the team. More details and images of the bobblehead will hopefully be out soon but while you ...

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  2. Capitals over islanders; Thursday's NHL roundupRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Cape Breton Post

    WASHINGTON _ Alex Ovechkin scored the winning goal in his return from a one-game suspension for skipping the All-Star Game, and the Washington Capitals avoided a third straight loss by beating the New York Islanders 3-2 on Thursday night. Ovechkin scored off a pass from Nicklas Backstrom with 2:40 left to help Washington end a rare two-game skid.

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  3. Ovechkin scores in return to lift Capitals over IslandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... ahead of Dallas, which also won in overtime, at Colorado. Washington's Ovechkin scored off a pass from Nicklas Backstrom with 2:40 left as the Capitals maintained their record of not losing three straight games this season. T.J. Oshie and Andre ...

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  4. NHL All Star Game Odds: Bet John Scott for MVPRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Echo

    ... will still have three All-Stars, as fellow Russian Evgeny Kuznetsov will replace Ovechkin and join center Nicklas Backstrom and goaltender Braden Holtby in Nashville . Superstar forward Jaromir Jagr told the hockey world by Twitter he didn't want to ...

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  5. Capitals' Ovechkin scores winner in return vs. IslandersRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... straight loss by beating the New York Islanders 3-2 on Thursday night. Ovechkin scored off a pass from Nicklas Backstrom with 2:40 left to help Washington end a rare two-game skid. The Capitals hadn't lost three games in a row all season. T.J. Oshie ...

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  6. Alex Ovechkin is back, and the Capitals sure are glad in 3-2 win over the IslesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Washington Post

    ... without him. With the game tied late in the third period Thursday night, he left little doubt he was back. Nicklas Backstrom passed to him in the high slot and Ovechkin fired, beating goaltender Jaroslav Halak with 2 minutes 40 seconds left to lift ...

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  7. Capitals vs. Islanders Second Period ThreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Japers' Rink

    ... I take the blame for this, fam. The Capitals tied the game up on a textbook top-line dissection by messrs Nicklas Backstrom and T.J. Oshie , the latter one-timing home a juicy Swedish meatball from the slot.

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  8. Capitals running away with the East, Penguins stirringRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... era and finally has a legitimate No. 2 center in All-Star Evgeny Kuznetsov. The combination of Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and Kuznetsov makes the Caps hard to handle up front. Even with a history of playoff disappointments, the Caps are the ...

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  9. Panthers over Capitals; Tuesday's NHL roundupRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Cape Breton Post

    ... Florida scored on two of its four power plays while the Capitals went 0 for 8 in a game full of whistles. Nicklas Backstrom and Andre Burakovsky scored for Washington. EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) _ Connor McDavid had a goal and two assists in his return ...

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  10. Panthers beat Capitals in matchup of East's bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | SFGate

    ... Florida scored on two of its four power plays. The Capitals went 0-for-8 in a game full of whistles. Nicklas Backstrom and Andre Burakovsky scored for Washington. Penguins 6, Senators 5: Sidney Crosby scored three straight goals for his first ...

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  11. Without Alex Ovechkin, Capitals struggle in loss to surging PanthersRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Washington Times

    ... Florida scored on two of its four power plays while the Capitals went 0-for-8 in a game full of whistles. Nicklas Backstrom and Andre Burakovsky scored for Washington. The Panthers have outscored the two Stanley Cup finalists from last season, the ...

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  12. Stanislav Galiev bumped up to top line with Alex Ovechkin suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Washington Post

    ... the all-star game, Capitals Coach Barry Trotz moved Stanislav Galiev up to the first line with center Nicklas Backstrom and right wing T.J. Oshie. Galiev has played just 13 games, but Trotz made that move because he didn't want to disturb the rest ...

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  13. Tuesday Picks: Panthers to top Ovie-less CapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | CBS Sports

    ... game will still feature four All-Stars as Jaromir Jagr and Aaron Ekblad of the Panthers will go against Nicklas Backstrom and Evgeny Kuznetsov of The Caps. Everyone else will be trying to shake the rust off of not playing in nearly a week. Not only ...

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  14. After Caps, the East is wide openRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... era and finally has a legitimate No. 2 center in All-Star Evgeny Kuznetsov. The combination of Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and Kuznetsov makes the Caps hard to handle up front. Even with a history of playoff disappointments, the Caps are the ...

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  15. Congrats, Evgeny Kuznetsov - NHL's First Star of the MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Capitals Outsider

    ... to collect three or more assists in consecutive games - and the first to achieve that feat since teammate Nicklas Backstrom on Jan. 19-21, 2008 (eight assists). The Chelyabinsk, Russia, native - who earned 46 points (14 goals, 32 assists) in 97 ...

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  16. Evgeny Kuznetsov named NHLa s a first stara of JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Washington Post

    ... to collect three or more assists in consecutive games - and the first to achieve that feat since teammate Nicklas Backstrom on Jan. 19-21, 2008. Evgeny Kuznetsov is the first #Caps player not named Alex Ovechkin to be named 1st Star of the Month ...

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  17. Evgeny Kuznetsov Named NHL's First Star for JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Japers' Rink

    ... to collect three or more assists in consecutive games - and the first to achieve that feat since teammate Nicklas Backstrom on Jan. 19-21, 2008 (eight assists). The Chelyabinsk, Russia, native - who earned 46 points (14 goals, 32 assists) in 97 ...

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  18. Despite an early exit, Capitals all-stars have fun with new three-on-three tournament formatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Washington Post

    ... in overtime periods of regular season games. The Washington Capitals representatives - Holtby, forwards Nicklas Backstrom and Evgeny Kuznetsov and Coach Barry Trotz - did their part to give the fans the show they wanted and enjoyed themselves in the ...

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  19. After All-Star Game experience, Capitals players head home focused on winningRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Washington Times

    ... to the Atlantic Division in the opening round of the new three-on-three tournament. Joined by teammates Nicklas Backstrom and Evgeny Kuznetsov, as well as coach Barry Trotz, the Capitals' four representatives all expressed an appreciation for the ...

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  20. Braden Holtby, master of the goalie goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Washington Post

    ... to flash in the three-on-three all-star game on Sunday night. His Capitals teammates Evgeny Kuznetsov and Nicklas Backstrom weren't at all surprised by how quickly Holtby scored. "I know he going to shoot pretty good because he can shoot like me," ...

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