Saturday Mar 1
DC Pro Sports Report
Alexander Ovechkin scores twice, lifts Caps to win
Alexander Ovechkin scored two power play goals to lift the Washington Capitals to a 4-2 win over the Boston Bruins.
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Saturday Mar 1
Alexander Ovechkin Will Determine Success of Washington Capitals' Season
Since coming back from the 2014 Olympic break, the Washington Capitals have looked like the same inconsistent side they have been all year, even though they have come out with two wins over the Florida Panthers and Boston Bruins .
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Alexander Ovechkin Proves Olympic Hangover Is Gone In First Game Back
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.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
The Des Moines Register
Alexander Ovechkin apologizes for Russia's hockey performance in Olympics
Alex Ovechkin apologized for Russia's hockey performance at the Olympics, a sentiment put in perspective by the encouraging news that his father was on the way home after heart surgery.
Leadership Lessons for Russia's Olympic Hockey Team
What's the difference between offering support and delivering an expectation? Sharing the vision and handing down direction? As Kathy Gersch illustrates, these not-so-subtle leadership choices can make all the difference between failure, and winning an Olympic medal.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Sochi 2014: The coolest gear on show
The athletes also helped -- snowboard cross winner Eva Samkova provided insight into her sport by wearing a camera on her helmet.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Olympic hockey looked too much like NHL
I don't know about you, but I was looking forward to a lot of high-flying, end-to-end, fire-wagon hockey in Sochi.
Sochi: was it worth it?
Today should have been one of the best days of Vladimir Putin's life. Russia was meant to win gold in the ice hockey, by far the most important sport in the Winter Olympics as far as the host president is concerned.
Don't Expect Russia's Olympic Failure to Negatively Impact...
Yesterday, we wondered how Washington Capitals star Alexander Ovechkin would handle the letdown of Team Russia's Olympic failure once the NHL resumed play next week.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The Toronto Star
Canada's hockey victory over U.S. proves we are who we think we are: Kelly
Late in the game, the cameras panned up to find Alexander Ovechkin in the Bolshoy Ice Dome stands.
Eye On Isles
Should NHL Players Be Allowed To Play In The Olympics?
It's a simple enough question after you block out what might happen to the NHL, the Olympics, and the sport in general if the answer is no: should NHL players be allowed to participate in the Olympic ice hockey tournament? And right now, it's the question that's on everyone's mind.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Will Alexander Ovechkin's Olympic struggles carry over to Washington Capitals?
The Russian Men's Hockey team came into the 2014 Sochi Olympics as contenders for a gold medal.
Chesnokov: Ovechkin 'Absolutely' Not to Blame for Russia's Failure to Medal
Russia's Alexander Ovechkin reacts at the end of the Men's Ice Hockey Play-offs Quarterfinals match between Finland and Russia at the Bolshoy Ice Dome during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 19, 2014.
The Washington Post
The Olympic spirit is dead
Russian hockey player Alexander Ovechkin in the men's ice hockey quarterfinal playoff against Finland on Feb. 19 in Sochi, Russia.
Fort Morgan Times
US men's hockey team has chemistry heading into semifinals
The U.S. men's hockey team has forged a winning identity that can be elusive during a grinding 82-game NHL season let alone the hothouse of a 10-day Olympic tournament.
Ranking the 10 Best NHL Players Without an Olympic Medal
For international players, winning an Olympic medal can be just as important as winning the Stanley Cup.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Sochi 2014: Russia's ice hockey dream ends as Vladimir Putin watches on
Russian ice hockey star Alexander Ovechkin was left distraught following his team's quarterfinal defeat by Finland at the Winter Olympics in Sochi on Wednesday.
Evgeny Kuznetsov Will Be Crucial Factor for Washington Capitals
While the Olympic break has proven to be an unsuccessful one for Alexander Ovechkin and Russia, the Washington Capitals will be coming out of the break much happier than they left off.
Wall Street Journal
Russian Olympic Hockey Coach: 'Eat Me Alive Right Now'
Zinetula Bilyaletdinov, the 58-year-old head coach of the Russian hockey team, faced a crowd of stunned Russian journalists after Finland eliminated his squad from the men's hockey tournament here with a 3-1 win in the quarterfinals.
The Globe and Mail
Finland shocks Russia in men's hockey quarter-final
Finland's Teemu Selanne celebrates his goal against Russia with teammate Mikael Granlund during the first period of their men's quarter-finals ice hockey game at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, February 19, 2014.