Washington Capitals

Alex Ovechkin speaks with new Washington Capital Head Coach Dale Hunter. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Dale Hunter Quits As Capitals Coach

Dale Hunter quit as coach of the Washington Capitals on Monday after less than one full season in the job, telling the team he wants to return to his family in Canada.

05/14/2012

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Patrice Bergeron #37 of the Boston Bruins takes down Matt Hendricks #26 of the Washington Capitals off the faceoff in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Patrice Bergeron Suffered Strained Oblique During Playoffs, Won’t Need Surgery

Bergeron revealed Friday that the injury was a badly strained oblique, which was the reason for his limited role in the series.

04/27/2012

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 25:  Mike Knuble #22 of the Washington Capitals celebrates teammate Joel Ward's goal to win as as Tim Thomas #30 and Brian Rolston #12 of the Boston Bruins look on after Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 25, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Washington Capitals defeated the Boston Bruins 2-1 in overtime.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Former NHL Ref Fraser Says Capitals’ Game 7-Winning Goal Was Illegal

If ifs and buts were candy and nuts, then it would be Christmas every day, and the Bruins would still be alive in the NHL playoffs.

04/27/2012

Joel Ward of the Washington Capitals is congratulated after he scored the game winning goal against the Boston Bruins in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals at TD Garden on April 25, 2012. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Good News Comes Out Of Racist Tweets Episode

But before we hose down the sidewalk, let’s consider some of the good news that came out of the episode.

04/27/2012

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 25:  Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins shakes hands with former teammate Dennis Wideman #6 of the Washington Capitals after Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 25, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Washington Capitals defeated the Boston Bruins 2-1 in overtime.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bruins DieHard: Swift Ending To Game 7 Leaves Sting

It ended quick and painful and way too soon.

04/26/2012

Rich Peverley #49,Brian Rolston #12 and Benoit Pouliot #67 of the Boston Bruins react to the loss after Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 25, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Washington Capitals defeated the Boston Bruins 2-1 in overtime. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Felger & Mazz: Bruins Title Defense Ends With Game 7 Loss To Capitals

Felger and Massarotti discussed the Boston Bruins 2-1 overtime series ending loss to the Washington Capitals. Did the Capitals out play the Bruins in the entire series? Did the right team win?

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/26/2012

Joel Ward of the Washington Capitals is congratulated after he scored the game winning goal against the Boston Bruins in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals at TD Garden on April 25, 2012. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bruins Call Racist Tweets About Joel Ward ‘Classless’ And ‘Ignorant’

Joel Ward’s dramatic goal prompted dozens of Twitter users to send out a barrage of racist, hate-fueled messages about Ward.

04/26/2012

Zdeno Chara #33,Dennis Seidenberg #44 and Andrew Ference #21 of the Boston Bruins react to the loss after Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 25, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Washington Capitals defeated the Boston Bruins 2-1 in overtime. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: The “Devastating” Loss To Capitals In OT

Gresh and Zo try to make sense of the Boston Bruins overtime loss to the Washington Capitals. The guys both feel that the Bruins played well, they just didn’t execute when it mattered. What do you think?

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/26/2012

Patrice Bergeron (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Patrice Bergeron A Model Bruin, Even In Defeat

If there’s one thing sports fans hate, it’s seeing their favorite players walk off the field, ice or court after a devastating acting like they don’t care. That’s probably why Bruins fans love Patrice Bergeron so much.

04/26/2012

Mike Knuble #22 of the Washington Capitals celebrates teammate Joel Ward's goal to win as as Tim Thomas #30 and Brian Rolston #12 of the Boston Bruins look on after Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 25, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Washington Capitals defeated the Boston Bruins 2-1 in overtime. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Beers On Toucher & Rich: The Future Of Tim Thomas

98.5 The Sports Hub’s Bruins color analyst and former Bruin, Bob Beers spoke with Toucher & Rich about the Bruins’ first round exit, the future of Tim Thomas and last year’s long season.

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/26/2012

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