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Winger Mike Hoffman traded twice, lands with Panthers

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The San Jose Sharks acquired winger Mike Hoffman from the Ottawa Senators, again paying a bargain price for a scoring winger another team was eager to trade. More>>

Salary-cap increase makes for 'more fun' NHL offseason

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A jump in the salary cap should make for a more entertaining NHL offseason. More>>

Predators' Watson charged with domestic assault

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Nashville Predators forward Austin Watson arrested on a charge of domestic assault; released from jail and due in court June 28. More>>

Capitals to raise Stanley Cup banner Oct. 3 against Bruins

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Washington Capitals to raise their 1st Stanley Cup banner and open title defense on Oct. 3 against Boston Bruins. More>>

Trotz resigns as coach of Stanley Cup-winning Capitals

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Barry Trotz has resigned as coach of the Washington Capitals after leading them to the Stanley Cup. More>>

Devils' Taylor Hall edges MacKinnon, wins NHL MVP award

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The NHL is handing out its postseason awards in its annual gala show from the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. More>>

The Latest: New Jersey's Taylor Hall wins Hart Trophy as MVP

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Tampa Bay's Victor Hedman has won his first Norris Trophy as the NHL's top defenseman. More>>

Paralyzed Humboldt player's family preparing for next phase

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The parents of a paralyzed Humboldt Broncos hockey player are preparing for the next phase of his recovery _ his return home. More>>

Coyotes trade Max Domi to Canadiens for Alex Galchenyuk

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The Arizona Coyotes have traded forward Max Domi to the Montreal Canadiens for Alex Galchenyuk in an exchange of young, talented players. More>>

New Jersey begins taking legal sports bets

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Like a fellow New Jersey governor did 40 years earlier, Gov. Phil Murphy is set to kick off a new era of gambling in the state. More>>

The Latest: Murphy places state's first legal sports bets

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Gov. Phil Murphy has placed New Jersey's first legal sports bets after state won US Supreme Court decision last month. More>>

Trotz, Capitals begin working toward contract extension

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Barry Trotz drops hints of returning to the Capitals amid uncertainty about his future. More>>

NBA Finals lead in ratings, but it was too short for ABC

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The NBA Finals led ABC to a victory in the ratings, but network executives have to wonder what could have been. More>>

Playoff disappointments make Cup parade sweeter for Capitals

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Hundreds of thousands of fans lined Constitution Avenue and filled the National Mall to celebrate the Washington Capitals' first Stanley Cup championship. More>>

The Latest: Capitals' coach says Cup repeat on the mind

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The Latest: Capitals celebrate Stanley Cup with parade down Constitution Avenue and day at the Mall. More>>

Harper hits 19th homer and Nats hold off Giants 7-5

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Bryce Harper hit his National League-leading 19th homer of the season and the Washington Nationals defeated the San Francisco Giants 7-5. More>>

Stanley Cup party rolls on for first-time champion Capitals

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The Stanley Cup party is rolling on for the first-time champion Capitals. More>>

Ovechkin's first pitch performance mirrors playoff career

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Alex Ovechkin succeeds on his second try at a ceremonial first pitch after finally breaking through to win Stanley Cup. More>>

LEADING OFF: Top pitchers Strasburg, Tanaka, Ohtani ailing

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LEADING OFF: Ace pitchers Stephen Strasburg, Masahiro Tanaka and Shohei Ohtani all had rough starts to the weekend, Ovechkin to bring Stanley Cup to Nationals Park. More>>

Strasburg exits with tight shoulder, Giants beat Nats 9-5

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Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasberg exited after two innings because of tightness in his right shoulder, and the San Francisco Giants rapped eight extra-base hits to beat Washington 9-5. More>>

Trump not inviting NBA champions to White House

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Whichever team wins the NBA championship, President Donald Trump says he won't be inviting them to the White House. More>>

Trying to keep Trotz is first priority for champion Capitals

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Trying to keep coach Barry Trotz is the first priority for the Stanley Cup-champion Capitals. More>>

Caps' TJ Oshie shares Cup with Alzheimer's-afflicted father

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Washington forward T.J. Oshie shared a heart-touching hug with his Alzheimer's-afflicted father, Tim, after winning the Stanley Cup. More>>

Trump expects to welcome the Capitals to the White House

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President Donald Trump is congratulating the Washington Capitals hockey team for winning the Stanley Cup. More>>

Caps on top! Washington wins Stanley Cup, beats Vegas 4-3

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The Washington Capitals are on the brink of raising the Stanley Cup for the first time in franchise history. More>>

Kuznetsov and Holtby prove just as valuable as Ovechkin

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Kuznetsov and Holtby prove just as valuable as Ovechkin. More>>

Caps fans celebrate Stanley Cup, first DC title since 1992

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Tens of thousands of red-clad Capitals fans partied in the streets to celebrate the franchise's first Stanley Cup and the city's first title in the major four professional sports since 1992. More>>

White House visits become political litmus test for athletes

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For winning sports teams these days, that shining moment of victory can give way to a politically fraught question: Are you going to celebrate at the White House. More>>

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