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  1. Nashville Predators score 3 in 2nd period, beat Capitals 5-2Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... goal at 4:03 of the third trying to rally the Caps. Laviolette challenged for Ovechkin being offside when Nicklas Backstrom brought the puck into the zone and won the challenge with Ovechkin's right skate just ahead of the puck. The Predators had ...

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  2. Predators put up five goals in win against CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... goal at 4:03 of the third trying to rally the Caps. Laviolette challenged for Ovechkin being offside when Nicklas Backstrom brought the puck into the zone and won the challenge with Ovechkin's right skate just ahead of the puck. The Predators had ...

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  3. Nashville Predators vs. Washington Capitals Preview: A hat trick of hat tricks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | On the Forecheck

    ... (2.07). Alex Ovechkin leads the Capitals in goals with 27, while T.J. Oshie isn't far behind him with 24. Nicklas Backstrom is quietly having a nice 63-point season, and he is the Capitals' leading scorer. He is also the fifth-leading scorer in the ...

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  4. Capitals defeat Oilers to extend home winning streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... season because of an upper-body injury, pushed Brett Connolly on to the first line with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom. But it was the fourth line that jumpstarted the offence with Wilson's fifth goal of the season through traffic 12:22 into ...

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  5. Capitals beat Oilers to extend home winning streak to 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cybercast News Service

    ... season because of an upper-body injury, pushed Brett Connolly on to the first line with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom. But it was the fourth line that jumpstarted the offense with Wilson's fifth goal of the season through traffic 12:22 into ...

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  6. The Filip Forsberg Trade Was Not As Bad As It Could've BeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Capitals Outsider

    ... to a six year, $6,000,000 a year contract. That is more than everybody on the Caps except Alex Ovechkin , Nicklas Backstrom , and Braden Holtby . Assuming the Caps would've had to sign Forsberg to a similar amount, they probably wold not have been ...

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  7. Predicting the Expansion Draft: Washington and WinnipegRead the original story

    Friday | Sports Media 101

    ... the teams for today's article before you read, if you want to see who's exempt, etc. Alexander Ovechkin , Nicklas Backstrom , Marcus Johansson , Evgeny Kuznetsov are all safe bets. TJ Oshie and Justin Williams are UFAs, which helps Washington out a ...

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  8. Friday Caps Clips: Capitals vs. Oilers Game DayRead the original story

    Friday | Sports Media 101

    ... 'n Chase , Edmonton Journal , ESPN , Kings , Matt Niskanen , Monumental , Monumental video , NHL.com , Nicklas Backstrom , NoVa Caps , Oilers , Peerless , Puck Buddys , Riley Barber , Rink Rank , Rinkside Update/Beagle , RMNB , stanley cup , THW , ...

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  9. How Nicklas Backstrom's Numbers Stack Up In MVP RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sports Media 101

    ... it , this isn't the case anymore, as the man who has ridden shotgun to Ovechkin for most of his career, Nicklas Backstrom , is as good an MVP candidate as there is in the league. Entering Friday night's contest against the Edmonton Oilers, Backstrom ...

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  10. Washington Capitals don't feel desperate to make a move before trade deadlineRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | Washington Times

    ... on the fringes, we might do it." MacLellan said that he, as he always does, met with Ovechkin and center Nicklas Backstrom to talk about options and get their thoughts on the roster. Overall, MacLellan said the team consensus is that the roster is ...

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  11. Kuznetsov's 2 goals lead Capitals to 4-1 win over FlyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | NewsOK.com

    Evgeny Kuznetsov scored two goals, Braden Holtby made 33 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 on Wednesday night. Nicklas Backstrom and T.J. Oshie also scored for the NHL-leading Capitals, who snapped a two-game losing streak.

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  12. Capitals end brief losing skid with 4-1 win over FlyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Washington Post

    ... is known more for his setups than his shots, but on Wednesday night, he and fellow pass-first center Nicklas Backstrom provided the scoring for the Capitals in their 4-1 win against Philadelphia. Backstrom scored the first goal of the game and then ...

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  13. Capitals vs. Flyers Second Period ThreadRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Sports Media 101

    ... Flyers goal was waved off for goalie interference, the Caps hopped to it themselves, potting markers by Nicklas Backstrom and Sports Media 101 searches and spiders for news it aggregates from across the web about your favorite sport or sports team. ...

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  14. Flyers' Bellemare becoming shutdown defenderRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Sports Media 101

    ... against the Capitals' top line of Alex Ovechkin (31 goals in 43 games vs. the Flyers entering the night), Nicklas Backstrom, and T.J. Oshie. ". . . There have been times we've matched him against other teams' top units. I don't know that we did that ...

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  15. Kuznetsova s 2 goals lead CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Journal

    Evgeny Kuznetsov scored two goals, Braden Holtby made 33 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 on Wednesday night. Nicklas Backstrom and T.J. Oshie also scored for the NHL-leading Capitals, who snapped a two-game losing streak.

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  16. Jakub Voracek goes after the puck against the Capitals Alex Ovechkin.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Philly.com

    ... don't think I touched him that hard." Before the first period ended, Washington had a 2-0 lead on goals by Nicklas Backstrom and Kuznetsov (power play). Neuvirth had no chance on either well-placed tracer. Manning''s turnover led to Backstrom's ...

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  17. Wednesday Caps Clips: Capitals @ Flyers Game DayRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Sports Media 101

    ... Evander Kane , Flyers , Frozen Four , Jason Marshall , Joe Reekie , Matt Niskanen , Monumental , NHL.com , Nicklas Backstrom , NoVa Caps , Panthers , Patrick Boileau , Peerless , RMNB , Shayne Gostisbehere , TFP , Travis Boyd , Trotz , Vogs , WaPo , ...

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  18. Perennially 'underrated' Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom is garnering MVP talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Sports Media 101

    ... opinion - join the discussion and drop a comment. If it's about the Capitals, it's on Capitals 101. When Nicklas Backstrom walks by the NHL point-scoring leaderboard in the players' lounge of the Washington Capitals ' practice facility, he keeps ...

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  19. Perennially a underrateda Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom is garnering MVP talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Washington Post

    When Nicklas Backstrom walks by the NHL point-scoring leader board in the players' lounge of the Washington Capitals' practice facility, he keeps seeing a familiar name near the top: Nicklas Backstrom. Nevertheless, it's a reminder of the season he's having and one of the major reasons players and pundits in and around the league are paying more attention to the Swedish center than ever before.

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  20. Injury to Burakovsky allows Capitals to evaluate depthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | MSNBC

    ... important that you have guys who can step in, too, in case something happens to anyone," said center Nicklas Backstrom , who quietly is fourth in the league in scoring with 61 points. The Capitals added to their depth on defense by acquiring Tom ...

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