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Jakub Vrana
Disappears in postseason
RWWashington Capitals
April 25, 2019
Vrana managed just eight shots and a minus-1 rating in the 2018-19 playoffs
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Evgeny Kuznetsov
Finally lights lamp in Game 7
CWashington Capitals
April 25, 2019
Kuznetsov scored a goal in Wednesday's 4-3 double-overtime loss to the Hurricanes in Game 7 of their first-round series.
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Braden Holtby
Comes up short in Game 7
GWashington Capitals
April 25, 2019
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.
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Braden Holtby
Gearing up for Game 7
GWashington Capitals
April 24, 2019
Holtby is the projected starter for Game 7 against the visiting Hurricanes on Wednesday, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports.
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Alex Ovechkin
Pots goal before ejection
LWWashington Capitals
April 23, 2019
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.
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Nick Jensen
Offense elusive in playoffs
DWashington Capitals
April 23, 2019
Jensen has gone nine straight games without a point dating back to the regular season.
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Andre Burakovsky
Shows up on scoresheet
LWWashington Capitals
April 23, 2019
Burakovsky registered an even-strength assist in Monday's Game 6 loss to the Hurricanes, with 5-2 being the final score.
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Braden Holtby
Blown away in Game 6
GWashington Capitals
April 22, 2019
Holtby stopped 31 of 35 shots in Monday's 5-2 loss to the Hurricanes in Game 6 of their first-round series.
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Braden Holtby
Slated to start Monday
GWashington Capitals
April 22, 2019
Holtby is set to get the nod for Monday's Game 6 road clash with Carolina, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports.
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Parker Milner
Joining big club
GWashington Capitals
April 21, 2019
Milner was called up from ECHL South Carolina on Sunday.
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Ilya Samsonov
Re-assigned to AHL
GWashington Capitals  Minors
April 21, 2019
Samsonov was sent down to AHL Hershey on Sunday.
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T.J. Oshie
Dealing with broken collarbone
RWWashington Capitals
Collarbone
April 20, 2019
Oshie's injury has been clarified as a broken collarbone, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports.
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Nic Dowd
Converts historic penalty shot
CWashington Capitals
April 20, 2019
Dowd scored on a penalty shot in Saturday's 6-0 win over the Hurricanes in Game 5.
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Brett Connolly
Snaps seven-game goal drought
RWWashington Capitals
April 20, 2019
Connolly found twine on one of his two shots in Saturday's 6-0 win over the Hurricanes in Game 5.
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Evgeny Kuznetsov
Helps out on power play
CWashington Capitals
April 20, 2019
Kuznetsov dished two power-play assists and added four shots in Saturday's 6-0 win over the Hurricanes in Game 5.
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John Carlson
Serves up two power-play assists
DWashington Capitals
April 20, 2019
Carlson posted two power-play helpers, three shots and two PIM in Saturday's 6-0 win over the Hurricanes in Game 5.
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Tom Wilson
Records pair of power-play points
RWWashington Capitals
April 20, 2019
Wilson scored a goal and added a helper and six hits in Saturday's 6-0 drubbing of the Hurricanes in Game 5.
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Alex Ovechkin
Big in hits and points
LWWashington Capitals
April 20, 2019
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.
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Nicklas Backstrom
Leads Caps with four points
CWashington Capitals
April 20, 2019
Backstrom scored twice on four shots and added two helpers in Saturday's 6-0 win over the Hurricanes in Game 5.
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Braden Holtby
Stonewalls Hurricanes
GWashington Capitals
April 20, 2019
Holtby stopped all 30 shots he faced in a 6-0 win over the Hurricanes in Game 5 on Saturday.
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Braden Holtby
Starting Game 5
GWashington Capitals
April 20, 2019
Holtby will guard the cage during Saturday's Game 5 against the Hurricanes in Washington, Stephen Whyno of the Associated Press reports.
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T.J. Oshie
Not expected back in postseason
RWWashington Capitals
Upper Body
April 20, 2019
Oshie (upper body) is "highly unlikely" to return this postseason, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports.
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Ilya Samsonov
Gets another call from Caps
GWashington Capitals  Minors
April 20, 2019
Samsonov was recalled from AHL Hershey ahead of Game 5 against the visiting Hurricanes on Saturday, Stephen Whyno of the Associated Press reports.
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Vitek Vanecek
Returned to minor-league affiliate
GWashington Capitals  Minors
April 19, 2019
The Capitals reassigned Vanecek to AHL Hershey on Friday.
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Devante Smith-Pelly
Called up ahead of Game 5
RWWashington Capitals
April 19, 2019
Smith-Pelly was recalled from AHL Hershey on Friday.
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