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When you first look at the score of this game, a 5-2 victory for the Washington Capitals, the first thought might be “I wonder how many times Alex Ovechkin scored?” Well, when you dissect the box score, Ovie’s numbers may […]

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WASHINGTON CAPITALS

Alexander Ovechkin

There is no questioning that the Washington Capitals have the best goal scorer in the world in Alexander Ovechkin. He does things on offense that very few players could ever do, and opposing teams specifically prepare their penalty kill for Ovechkin. […]

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After Russia crashed out of the 2014 Olympics on the back of Washington Capitals star forward and captain Alexander Ovechkin, many openly wondered if the disappointing showing would affect the star for the remainder of the current NHL season. This […]

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Washington Capitals

Throughout the 2013-14 season, the Washington Capitals have been wildly erratic in all areas of the ice as they have gone from looking like the worst team in the NHL to a genuine Stanley Cup contender on a consistent basis. […]

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The Russian Men’s Hockey team came into the 2014 Sochi Olympics as contenders for a gold medal. They were loaded with talent, with the likes of Ilya Kovalchuk, Evgeni Malkin and Washington Capitals superstar Alexander Ovechkin. On top of that, […]

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Washington Capitals vs Winnipeg Jets

Coming into tonight’s game, the bottom half of the Washington Capital‘s defense corpse had a grand total of 19 games of experience. 19-year-old Connor Carrick had 18 of those games. Patrick Wey and Julien Brouilette were recalled from AHL Hershey earlier […]

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Alexander Ovechkin

Every so often there is an athlete who simply cannot be stopped by their peers for an entire season, and right now it appears that Washington Capitals forward Alexander Ovechkin is enjoying one of those years. After scoring two goals […]

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Mikhail Grabovski

Few people could have watched New Jersey Devils captain Bryce Salvador land on the twisted left leg of Washington Capitals forward Mikhail Grabovski during a Jan. 24 game and think good things, but the extent of the injury surely has […]

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Washington Capitals

After just over a month of a three-goalie circus that left Michal Neuvirth, Braden Holtby and Philipp Grubauer all feeling at one time or another as if they would be the Washington Capitals‘ starter, the organization has finally decided on […]

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Marcus Johansson

The performance of Washington Capitals forward Marcus Johansson in 2013-14 has been somewhat of a mixed bag as the 23-year old has shown continued ability to create space with the puck and find teammates, but seems to vanish from the offense […]

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