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Washington Capitals Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
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04/25/2019 7:11pm
Jakub Vrana (Wsh) rotowire.com
Vrana managed just eight shots and a minus-1 rating in the 2018-19 playoffs
04/25/2019 2:51pm
Evgeny Kuznetsov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kuznetsov scored a goal in Wednesday's 4-3 double-overtime loss to the Hurricanes in Game 7 of their first-round series.
04/25/2019 2:01pm
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby permitted four goals on 42 shots in the 4-3 double-overtime loss to the Hurricanes in Game 7 of the conference quarterfinals Wednesday.
04/24/2019 2:31pm
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby is the projected starter for Game 7 against the visiting Hurricanes on Wednesday, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports.
04/23/2019 3:24pm
Alex Ovechkin (Wsh) rotowire.com
Ovechkin recorded a goal, a minus-2 rating, three shots, five hits and 12 penalty minutes during Monday's 5-2 loss over the Hurricanes in Game 6.
04/23/2019 3:00pm
Nick Jensen (Wsh) rotowire.com
Jensen has gone nine straight games without a point dating back to the regular season.
04/23/2019 2:27pm
Andre Burakovsky (Wsh) rotowire.com
Burakovsky registered an even-strength assist in Monday's Game 6 loss to the Hurricanes, with 5-2 being the final score.
04/23/2019 3:22am
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby stopped 31 of 35 shots in Monday's 5-2 loss to the Hurricanes in Game 6 of their first-round series.
04/22/2019 3:46pm
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby is set to get the nod for Monday's Game 6 road clash with Carolina, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports.
04/21/2019 9:08pm
Parker Milner (Wsh) rotowire.com
Milner was called up from ECHL South Carolina on Sunday.
04/21/2019 9:04pm
Ilya Samsonov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Samsonov was sent down to AHL Hersey on Sunday.
04/21/2019 3:41am
Nic Dowd (Wsh) rotowire.com
Dowd scored on a penalty shot in Saturday's 6-0 win over the Hurricanes in Game 5.
04/21/2019 3:35am
Brett Connolly (Wsh) rotowire.com
Connolly found twine on one of his two shots in Saturday's 6-0 win over the Hurricanes in Game 5.
04/21/2019 3:32am
Evgeny Kuznetsov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kuznetsov dished two power-play assists and added four shots in Saturday's 6-0 win over the Hurricanes in Game 5.
04/21/2019 3:28am
John Carlson (Wsh) rotowire.com
Carlson posted two power-play helpers, three shots and two PIM in Saturday's 6-0 win over the Hurricanes in Game 5.
04/21/2019 3:25am
Tom Wilson (Wsh) rotowire.com
Wilson scored a goal and added a helper and six hits in Saturday's 6-0 drubbing of the Hurricanes in Game 5.
04/21/2019 3:23am
Alex Ovechkin (Wsh) rotowire.com
Ovechkin scored a power-play goal, delivered two helpers and dished a season-high 11 hits in Saturday's 6-0 win over the Hurricanes in Game 5.
04/21/2019 3:20am
Nicklas Backstrom (Wsh) rotowire.com
Backstrom scored twice on four shots and added two helpers in Saturday's 6-0 win over the Hurricanes in Game 5.
04/21/2019 3:17am
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby stopped all 30 shots he faced in a 6-0 win over the Hurricanes in Game 5 on Saturday.
04/20/2019 4:55pm
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby will guard the cage during Saturday's Game 5 against the Hurricanes in Washington, Stephen Whyno of the Associated Press reports.
04/20/2019 4:27pm
T.J. Oshie (Wsh) rotowire.com
Oshie (upper body) is "highly unlikely" to return this postseason, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports.
04/20/2019 2:04pm
Ilya Samsonov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Samsonov was recalled from AHL Hershey ahead of Game 5 against the visiting Hurricanes on Saturday, Stephen Whyno of the Associated Press reports.
04/19/2019 4:20pm
Vitek Vanecek (Wsh) rotowire.com
The Capitals reassigned Vanecek to AHL Hershey on Friday.
04/19/2019 3:39pm
Devante Smith-Pelly (Wsh) rotowire.com
Smith-Pelly was recalled from AHL Hershey on Friday.
04/19/2019 4:10am
Alex Ovechkin (Wsh) rotowire.com
Ovechkin scored the Capitals' lone goal in a 2-1 loss to the Hurricanes in Game 4 on Thursday.