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Friday, June 08, 2018

After years of playoff disappointment and a decades-long championship drought, the Washington Capitals captured their first Stanley Cup with a 4-3 victory over the expansion Vegas Golden Knights in Game 5 on Thursday. Devante Smith-Pelly and Lars Eller scored two minutes and 31 seconds apart to erase a third-period deficit, while Jakub Vrana and Alex Ovechkin rounded out the scoring for the Capitals. ... It's been a long time coming for No. 8 (Ovechkin), who is now able to celebrate his first championship in his 13th NHL season and, just for good measure, was awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP.





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Who knew this would make the front page?

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Congrate Caps on your first cup

#1 | Posted by hoser at 2018-06-08 07:54 AM | Reply

Good for the Caps. Since they were my Bruin's Kryptonite I was happy to see them finally win a cup. Plus those Vegas home openers were just brutal, the sword fights and pyros were not hockey.

#2 | Posted by fishpaw at 2018-06-08 09:56 AM | Reply

go Caps

#3 | Posted by RightisTrite at 2018-06-08 10:25 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

I am truly glad they won - I thought it would have been incredible for the Knights to win but Ovechkin was due.

#4 | Posted by GalaxiePete at 2018-06-08 11:11 AM | Reply


#5 | Posted by lee_the_agent at 2018-06-08 12:14 PM | Reply

Long time coming but wish they had waited till ovechkin retired. He's cocky enough without the cup.

#6 | Posted by TaoWarrior at 2018-06-08 12:17 PM | Reply

Putin should make the dotard prove his fealty by making him blow Ovi when the Caps visit the White House.

#7 | Posted by Reinheitsgebot at 2018-06-09 02:25 PM | Reply

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