- Capitals-Penguins Preview
Sidney Crosby tends to have little trouble offensively against the Washington Capitals, and that's partly why the Pittsburgh Penguins are on the brink of their longest winning streak in the all-time series. Roughly 24 hours after getting three points against the Capitals, Crosby tries to help the Eastern Conference-leading Penguins sweep a home-and-home set Tuesday night. Crosby's 87 points lead …
- Crosby records three points as Penguins top Caps
WASHINGTON — The showdowns between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals, considered one of the NHL's greatest rivalries, are becoming Sidney Crosby's personal showcases. The Pittsburgh center scored one goal and assisted on two goals by left winger Chris Kunitz, and the Penguins earned a 3-2 win over the Capitals on Monday night at the Verizon Center. "Chris Kunitz, Sidney Crosby and …
- Crosby, Kunitz lead Penguins past Capitals 3-2
Sidney Crosby was everywhere Monday night, from start to finish. All of 46 seconds into the Pittsburgh Penguins' 3-2 victory over Alex Ovechkin's struggling Washington Capitals, Crosby assisted on Chris Kunitz's goal. Then, after Washington made it 1-all, Crosby drew a penalty. And 11 seconds later, on Pittsburgh's third shot of the evening, Crosby put the puck in the net himself.
- Washington Capitals fall to Pittsburgh Penguins in debut of Evgeny Kuznetsov
Despite battling back twice to tie the game, Washington loses to Pittsburgh for seventh straight time.
- Penguins 3, Capitals 2
WASHINGTON — Considered one of the NHL's greatest rivalries, the showdowns between Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals are becoming Sidney Crosby's personal showcase. Crosby scored one goal and assisted on a pair of goals by left winger Chris Kunitz to lead the Penguins to a 3-2 win over the Capitals on Monday night at the Verizon Center. The two teams will face each other again Tuesday …