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Washington Capitals Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
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05/14/2018 1:37pm
Alex Chiasson (Wsh) rotowire.com
Chiasson recorded an assist during Sunday's 6-2 win in Game 2 against the Lightning.
05/14/2018 1:29pm
Devante Smith-Pelly (Wsh) rotowire.com
Smith-Pelly recorded a goal, two shots, and two hits during Sunday's 6-2 win in Game 2 against the Lightning.
05/14/2018 1:20pm
Michal Kempny (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kempny was assessed a maximum fine by the league for crosschecking Cedric Paquette in Game 2, per the NHL Department of Player Safety.
05/13/2018 11:45pm
John Carlson (Wsh) rotowire.com
Carlson recorded two assists in Sunday's 6-2 win over the Lightning in Game 2.
05/13/2018 11:41pm
Tom Wilson (Wsh) rotowire.com
Wilson scored a goal and an assist in Sunday's 6-2 win over the Lightning in Game 2.
05/13/2018 11:32pm
Evgeny Kuznetsov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kuznetsov scored a power-play goal and added two even-strength assists in Sunday's 6-2 win over the Lightning in Game 2.
05/13/2018 11:26pm
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby stopped 33 shots in Sunday's 6-2 win over the Lightning in Game 2.
05/13/2018 7:45pm
Nicklas Backstrom (Wsh) rotowire.com
Backstrom (upper body) isn't participating in warmups and won't play in Sunday's Game 2 against Tampa Bay, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports.
05/13/2018 1:34pm
Braden Holtby (Wsh) rotowire.com
Holtby will be the road starter for Game 2 against the Lightning on Sunday, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports.
05/13/2018 12:46pm
Nicklas Backstrom (Wsh) rotowire.com
Backstrom (upper body) is a game-time decision for Game 2 against the Lightning on Sunday, Brian McNally of NHL.com reports.
05/11/2018 11:51pm
Michal Kempny (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kempny scored a goal in a 4-2 victory over the Lightning on Friday night. The Capitals lead the Eastern Conference Final 1-0.
05/11/2018 12:03pm
Andre Burakovsky (Wsh) rotowire.com
Burakovsky (upper body) will suit up against the Lightning in Friday's Game 1 clash, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports.
05/10/2018 5:30pm
Andre Burakovsky (Wsh) rotowire.com
Burakovsky (upper body) is considered questionable for Friday's Game 1 against the Lightning as part of the Eastern Conference finals, The Washington Post reports.
05/09/2018 5:09pm
(Wsh) rotowire.com
Bau signed a one-year, entry-level contract Wednesday.
05/09/2018 1:04pm
Andre Burakovsky (Wsh) rotowire.com
Burakovsky (upper body) has been upgraded to day-to-day and will travel to Tampa Bay ahead of Game 1 against the Lightning
05/09/2018 10:53am
Andre Burakovsky (Wsh) rotowire.com
Burakovsky (upper body) was spotted shooting and puck-handling before Tuesday's practice, Tarik El-Bashir of NBC Sports Washington reports.
05/08/2018 4:18pm
Tom Wilson (Wsh) rotowire.com
Wilson's three-game suspension has been served, and he'll be eligible to return for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals.
05/08/2018 11:48am
Dmitry Orlov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Orlov recorded an assist on Evgeny Kuznetsov's overtime winner in Monday's 2-1 victory over the Penguins in Game 6.
05/08/2018 11:36am
Nathan Walker (Wsh) rotowire.com
Walker picked up an assist in Monday's 2-1 overtime win over the Penguins in Game 6.
05/08/2018 11:35am
Alex Chiasson (Wsh) rotowire.com
Chiasson netted his first goal of the 2018 playoffs Monday, with the Capitals prevailing over the Penguins in overtime and after six games of the conference semifinals.
05/08/2018 11:30am
Evgeny Kuznetsov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kuznetsov scored in overtime to give the Capitals a 2-1 win over the Penguins in Game 6 on Monday.
05/06/2018 3:07pm
Andre Burakovsky (Wsh) rotowire.com
Burakovsky (upper body) will not travel with the team to Pittsburgh for Game 6 on Monday, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
05/05/2018 10:49pm
Evgeny Kuznetsov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kuznetsov scored a goal and added two assists in Saturday's 6-3, Game 5 win over the Penguins.
05/04/2018 11:12am
Andre Burakovsky (Wsh) rotowire.com
Burakovsky (upper body) skated on his own Friday, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
05/04/2018 10:39am
Evgeny Kuznetsov (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kuznetsov pitched in a power-play assist Thursday in 3-1, Game 4 loss to the Penguins.