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  1. NHL roundup: Mike Green scores winner for CapitalsRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... to tie it. Green put the Capitals ahead for good with 9:41 left, scoring with a slap shot off a feed from Nicklas Backstrom from behind the net. Joel Ward and Tom Wilson also scored for the Capitals. Jaroslav Halak made 38 saves. Jordan Schroeder ...

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  2. Nicklas Backstrom to receive silver medal despite positive drug testRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    Sweden men's hockey player Nicklas Backstrom skates during a team practice at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 22, 2014.

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  3. Capitals visit town as a desperate teamRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... goals in past 14 games. Capitals: Are 18-10-5 at home, including 4-0 loss to Penguins Nov. 20. ... C Nicklas Backstrom has 12 assists in his past 11 games. ... Are 7-19-3 when trailing after two periods. Hidden stat: Capitals have scored three ...

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  4. SkyBox: A Google Glass Game ExperienceRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 | Japers' Rink

    Alex Ovechkin skates hard down the lane towards Henrik Lundqvist. He receives a beauty of a pass from Nicklas Backstrom, aims the puck top shelf and scores to lift the Capitals up by a goal late in the second period.

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  5. Capitals in Motion: Close Calls and Kuz on CameraRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 | Japers' Rink

    ... only have to bring in Mike Vogel and a camera to get these guys acting like goobers. Now, we've heard that Nicklas Backstrom , the Caps' usually stoic Swedish pivot, normally eschews the spotlight in favor of his more outgoing teammates. ...

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  6. Finally, Evgeny Kuznetsov arrives in town to try his hand in the NHLRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... was drafted in 2010. McPhee had similar conversations with teenage phenoms before, including star center Nicklas Backstrom , who stayed in Sweden an extra season after he was drafted in 2006, and was fine with it. But a second contract extension ...

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  7. Kuznetsov a ready to play hard hockeyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... for Kuznetsov, considering that even players who have spent years in the NHL such as Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom needed time to transition back after the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi and after playing in Russia during last season's NHL ...

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  8. Philadelphia Flyers, Washington Capitals building a welcome rivalry: Philadelphia FlynnieRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... way we want to play. We were sleeping the first two periods. We were not even in this game," Caps center Nicklas Backstrom told the Washington Post. "We're so lucky that we had a chance to win it or at least tie it up. I don't know what to say - ...

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  9. Caps sign prospect Evgeny Kuznetsov to entry-level contractRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... And there he was. And I found it hard to believe he was standing there after all this." Washington center Nicklas Backstrom made a similar decision after he was drafted in 2006, but after an extra year in Sweden made the jump to the NHL . McPhee was ...

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  10. Recap: Washington vs. PhoenixRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | The State

    ... for tripping later, Brouwer was all alone for a rebound into a wide-open net after Smith had turned aside Nicklas Backstrom's long shot. Backstrom picked up his 51st assist of the season. Earlier, McMillan gave the Coyotes a 1-0 lead with 62 seconds ...

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  11. Sliding Capitals whiff in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... upgrades the Caps' goalies is debatable. What's not is that they didn't address the need for a defenseman. Nicklas Backstrom: "It's not acceptable, it's not the way we want to play. We were sleeping the first two periods." The Capitals didn't simply ...

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  12. Bruins vs. Caps Preview: Didn't we just do this?Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Stanley Cup of Chowder

    Alex Ovechkin - Nicklas Backstrom - Marcus Johansson Jason Chimera - Eric Fehr - Joel Ward Troy Brouwer - Chris Brown - Dustin Penner Tom Wilson - Ryan Stoa - Jay Beagle Jack Hillen - Mike Green Karl Alzner - John Carlson Cameron Schilling - Connor Carrick Braden Holtby Jaroslav Halak Wow, the Capitals are a MASH unit.

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  13. NHL roundup: Coyotes acquire Erat from CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... the Philadelphia Flyers. He potentially could be added to the Capitals' top line with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom. ---The Carolina Hurricanes signed goaltender Anton Khudobin to a two-year contract extension on Tuesday that will pay him $2 ...

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  14. Caps a sleepinga against FlyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... it's not the way we want to play. We were sleeping the first two periods. We were not even in this game," Nicklas Backstrom said. "We're so lucky that we had a chance to win it or at least tie it up. I don't know what to say - it's not good." Said ...

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  15. Report Card for Washington Capitals' 2014 Trade Deadline DecisionsRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... playing alongside Perry and Getzlaf this season, so why couldn't he do the same skating with Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom in D.C.? Penner's not the same player that scored 63 points for the Oilers a few seasons back, but he remains a quality ...

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  16. Capitals get G Halak from Sabres for G NeuvirthRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... to avoid missing the playoffs for the first time since 2007. Ovechkin tops the NHL with 43 goals, and Nicklas Backstrom is third with 48 assists. But Washington's defense has been a real problem: Only five of the other 29 teams have allowed more ...

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  17. Capitals pick up LW Penner, dump RW Erat in tradesRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... put on their top line alongside right wing Alex Ovechkin, the NHL's leading goal scorer, and center Nicklas Backstrom. The Capitals began Tuesday in ninth place in the Eastern Conference, one spot away from a postseason berth. The NHL trade deadline ...

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  18. Capitals do major tradingRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Progress-Index

    ... put on their top line alongside right wing Alex Ovechkin, the NHL's leading goal scorer, and center Nicklas Backstrom. The Capitals began Tuesday in ninth place in the Eastern Conference, one spot away from a postseason berth. The NHL trade deadline ...

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  19. Struggling Capitals add Penner from Ducks, deal away Erat to CoyotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... put on their top line alongside right wing Alex Ovechkin, the NHL's leading goal scorer, and centre Nicklas Backstrom. The Capitals began Tuesday in ninth place in the Eastern Conference, one spot away from a post-season berth. The NHL trade ...

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  20. Capitals acquire F Dustin Penner from DucksRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Chincoteague Beacon

    The Washington Capitals acquired forward Dustin Penner from the Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday, adding another potential candidate for the top line of Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom.

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