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Ovechkin, Strome lead Capitals past struggling Flyers 4-1
— Alex Ovechkin scored two empty-net goals, Dylan Strome had a goal and an assist and the Washington Capitals defeated the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 on Wednesday night.
Alex Ovechkin 800th goal watch: Tracker, video highlights
The Washington Capitals star is projected to reach the 800-goal mark this season. Follow along as he chases down this accomplishment.
Sabres' Tage Thompson ties team record with 5 goals vs. Columbus
Buffalo Sabres forward Tage Thompson tied a franchise record with five goals against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Wednesday night.
Sam Poulin leaves Penguins' AHL team for 'personal reasons'
Penguins GM Ron Hextall said 21-year-old Sam Poulin is stepping away due to "personal reasons." He will return home to Quebec and continue to work out on his own.
Vegas' Alex Pietrangelo out indefinitely due to illness in family
Golden Knights defenseman Alex Pietrangelo is stepping away from the team indefinitely due to an illness in his family, the team announced Wednesday.