The puck will drop at noon CT on New Year’s Day 2015.
The game will be played at Nationals Park.
Alex Ovechkin scored his NHL-leading 51st goal to help lead the Washington Capitals to a low-intensity 4-0 rout of the coasting Chicago Blackhawks on Friday night in a game between teams whose postseason fates had already been decided.
A family on a couch, watching the US hockey team against the Russians.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jonathan Toews scored the only goal in the shootout, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Washington Capitals 5-4 in an NHL preseason game Friday night. Toews played his first preseason game after […]
Rookie Andrew Shaw recorded his first two-goal game, and the Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Washington Capitals 5-2 on Sunday night for their third straight win.
After being traded by the Blackhawks during last month’s NHL Draft, forward Troy Brouwer signed a two-year contract with the Capitals on Wednesday.
The Chicago Blackhawks have released their 2011 preseason schedule which includes two contests against the Detroit Red Wings, Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins as well as a game agaisnt the Edmonton Oilers.
The Wrigley Field Winter Classic raised the profile of the NHL’s New Years’ day event. This year pits two of the league’s biggest names, but rain has delayed the start until 8PM Eastern Time.