Washington Capitals (44-26-12)

    The Quest Begins: Panthers vs. Capitals Game 6

    Game 6 of the Panthers and Capitals matchup was the definition of playoff intensity, as 'The Quest Begins' takes a closer look at the drama. Stream 'The Quest Begins' now on ESPN+, and catch new episodes of 'The Quest For The Stanley Cup' every Friday.

    First Round, Gm 6: Panthers @ Capitals 5/13 | NHL Playoffs 2022

    Extended highlights of the Florida Panthers at the Washington Capitals

    FLA 4, WSH 3

    NHL Game 6 Highlights | Panthers vs. Capitals - May 13, 2022

    Carter Verhaeghe scored the overtime winner to lead the Florida Panthers to victory over the Washington Capitals 4-3, and continue on to the second round.

    FLA 4, WSH 3

    Panthers 4, Capitals 3 (OT)

    Carter Verhaeghe scored 2:46 into overtime as the Panthers eliminated the Capitals in Game 6 to win their first series since 1996. Claude Giroux had a goal and two helpers, while Sergei Bobrovsky made 34 saves. FLA wins series 4-2.

    FLA 4, WSH 3

    Florida Panthers and Washington Capitals Exchange Handshakes Following Their Six Game Series

    Watch as the Florida Panthers exchange handshakes with the Washington Capitals after their six-game series which saw the Panthers advance to the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs on an overtime winner from Carter Verhaeghe.

    FLA 4, WSH 3

    Carter Verhaeghe Flips Backhand Past Ilya Samsonov To Eliminate Capitals In OT

    Watch as Florida Panthers centre Carter Verhaeghe takes the centring pass from Claude Giroux and flips the puck past Washington Capitals goalie Ilya Samsonov to win the game and the series in overtime of Game 6.

    FLA 4, WSH 3

    T.J. Oshie Whacks Puck Out Of Mid-Air To Cap Off Chaotic Goal Sequence

    Watch as Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie scores by whacking the puck out of mid-air to cap off a chaotic goal sequence with 1:01 remaining in the third period and send Game 6 to OT against the Florida Panthers.

    FLA 4, WSH 3

    Nic Dowd Dives To Swipe Puck In After Starting Celebration Early

    Watch as Washington Capitals forward Nic Dowd begins to celebrate thinking he'd scored before diving to swipe the puck into the net and past Florida Panthers goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky to finish the job.

    FLA 4, WSH 3

    Best Saves of the 2021-22 NHL Season

    Thatcher Demko is the goalie that keeps on giving in this compilation of the best saves from the 2021-22 NHL regular season! Also, ridiculous paddle stops from Jacob Markstrom and Ilya Samsonov and Jack Campbell does his best Superman impression!

    Capitals 3, Panthers 5

    Carter Verhaeghe racked up two goals and three assists, including the winner for the second straight game, as the Panthers erased a three-goal deficit to beat the Capitals in Game 5. With his five-point night, Verhaeghe set a Florida postseason record and tied Cale Makar for the playoff scoring lead. FLA leads series 3-2.

    WSH 3, FLA 5

    NHL Game 5 Highlights | Capitals vs. Panthers - May 11, 2022

    The Florida Panthers overcame a three-goal deficit in large part due to Carter Verhaeghe who collected two assists and scored two goals including the game-winner, leading his team to victory over the Washington Capitals 5-3.

    WSH 3, FLA 5

    First Round, Gm 5: Capitals @ Panthers 5/11 | NHL Highlights 2022

    Extended highlights of the Washington Capitals at the Florida Panthers

    WSH 3, FLA 5

    GOTTA SEE IT: Claude Giroux Scores On Incredible Deke To Extend Panthers Lead Over Capitals

    Watch as Florida Panthers forward Claude Giroux receives a beautiful saucer pass from teammate Carter Verhaeghe before pulling off a fantastic deke to score on Washington Capitals goalie Ilya Samsonov, extending the Panthers lead in the third period.

    WSH 3, FLA 5

    Carter Verhaeghe Steals Puck And Uses Speed To Score On Outstretched Ilya Samsonov At Other End

    Watch as Florida Panthers forward Carter Verhaeghe strips the puck from Washington Capitals and uses his speed to beat an outstretched Ilya Samsonov on his blocker side.

    WSH 3, FLA 5

    Patric Hornqvist Beats Ilya Samsonov On Breakaway After Nifty Pass From Verhaeghe

    Watch as Florida Panthers forward Patric Hornqvist beats Ilya Samsonov upstairs on a breakaway after receiving a nice pass from teammate Carter Verhaeghe.

    WSH 3, FLA 5

    Alex Ovechkin on Russia-Ukraine Conflict: ‘Please, No More War’

    The Capitals star broke his silence after not speaking with the media on Thursday.

    Ovechkin's 2nd goal leads Capitals past Hurricanes 5-4 in OT

    The Washington Capitals felt they gave away two goals. Alex Ovechkin got them right back when it mattered most.

    WSH 5, CAR 4

    Capitals beat Devils to take lead in Metropolitan Division

    Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz didn't know that his team had just overtaken the New Jersey Devils to move atop the Metropolitan Division..

    NJ 2, WSH 5

    Ovechkin powers Capitals to 4-3 shootout win over Bruins

    Alex Ovechkin made the most of a quick opportunity to make up for a shootout miss.

    BOS 3, WSH 4


    Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, can't handle a pass with New Jersey Devils goaltender Cory Schneider (35) in the net in the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)