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  1. Capitals among East contenders; West race too tight to callRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | O-R Online

    ... all-star caliber play during the second half of the NHL's regular season. Associated Press Washington center Alex Ovechkin has the Capitals looking like they are contenders for a run at the Stanley Cup. Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio – Alex ...

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  2. Capitals Among East Contenders; West Race Too Tight To CallRead the original story

    1 hr ago | TheCourier.com

    Alex Ovechkin's familiar gap-toothed grin has returned with the Washington Capitals in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff hunt.

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  3. Back from all-star break, Capitals preach better a puck managementa while leadingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... 23 victories. The worst came last Tuesday against Edmonton, when the joy over two early goals from forward Alex Ovechkin - including one that busted the net camera - disappeared fast. Up 3-1 in the dying seconds of the middle period, defenseman Matt ...

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  4. NBCSN to Air Six NHL Matches This WeekRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    NBCSN presents six NHL matchups this week, featuring teams with nine of the last 10 NHL MVP winners, rematches of the 2014 Eastern and Western Conference Finals, and a Wednesday Night Rivalry showdown between Sidney Crosby's Pittsburgh Penguins and Alex Ovechkin's Washington Capitals on Wednesday night at 8 p.m. ET.

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  5. Johansen gets hometown nod in NHL All-Star game MVP voteRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... a shot in off the far post. Johansen scored his second goal 5 minutes later, when he one-timed in a pass from Alex Ovechkin. "This weekend is definitely a confidence booster," Johansen said. "But it's important to not get too high, not get too low." ...

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  6. Drawn and Quartered: How the Capitals Go on Special TeamsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Japers' Rink

    ... retaliation penalties have usually still fallen under the "obstruction" category. On the other end, half of Alex Ovechkin 's penalties committed this season have been aggressive penalties - maybe another sign of Barry Trotz 's emphasis on playing ...

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  7. Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin wanted car for handicapped...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NJ.com

    The Washington Capitals superstar sure came off looking greedy Friday night in Columbus when he was lobbying to be picked last in the NHL's All-Star fantasy draft to win the big prize the came with being the last pick ... a 2015 Honda Accord. One of hockey's richest players, Ovechkin was practically begging holding as he sat with the other NHL All-Stars holding up a sheet of paper with a handwritten message: "Buy one," one of the other All-Stars yelled as Ovechkin entered the stage to get his All-Star jersey after taking his time getting there.

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  8. Monday Caps Clips: The Season's Second HalfRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Japers' Rink

    Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Alex Ovechkin scores big off the ice at the end of All-Star Weekend, Philipp Grubauer denies on-ice scoring in the AHL All-Star Skillz competition, and oh hai there second-half-of-season.

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  9. Blue Jackets' Johansen wins NHL All-Star game MVP voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... a shot in off the far post. Johansen scored his second goal 5 minutes later, when he one-timed in a pass from Alex Ovechkin. "This weekend is definitely a confidence booster," Johansen said. "But it's important to not get too high, not get too low." ...

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  10. Hometown boy does good in NHL All-Star gameRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | News Tribune

    ... a shot in off the far post. Johansen scored his second goal 5 minutes later, when he one-timed in a pass from Alex Ovechkin. "This weekend is definitely a confidence booster," Johansen said. "But it's important to not get too high, not get too low." ...

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  11. The real reason Alex Ovechkin badly wanted a carRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Earlier this week, when Alex Ovechkin and his confidants gathered to discuss the 2015 NHL All-Star Game, they aimed their crosshairs on the idea of winning a car . Honda, a title sponsor for the weekend, had planned to award Accord EX-Ls both to the final two picks of Friday night's fantasy draft and to the MVP of Sunday's actual event.

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  12. A fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... with players gliding around the ice trading goals. We got a brief moment of levity when Capitals' forward Alex Ovechkin tried to start a fake fight after Team Toews scored on goalie Corey Crawford. Is that a fight? It's hard to tell when all the ...

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  13. Alex Ovechkin to donate new car to girl with Down Syndrome January 25, 10:50 PM EtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin plans to donate a new car to a young fan with Down Syndrome. During Friday's All-Star Fantasy Draft, Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin attempted to be picked last by claiming he needed the new car.

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  14. Blue Jackets' Johansen gets nod in NHL All-Star game MVP voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... a shot in off the far post. Johansen scored his second goal 5 minutes later, when he one-timed in a pass from Alex Ovechkin. "This weekend is definitely a confidence booster," Johansen said. "But it's important to not get too high, not get too low." ...

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  15. Ovie finally gets his car...then gives it up for 'worthy cause'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SLAM! Sports

    Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals and Team Foligno competes during the Honda NHL Breakaway Challenge event of the 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Skills Competition at Nationwide Arena on January 24, 2015 in Columbus, Ohio. During the All-Star draft Friday night, Ovechkin held up a hand-written note that said: "I want to be last ... I need a car."

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  16. In record-scoring all-star game, Capitalsa Ovechkin has some funRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Alex Ovechkin charged from behind the net and brushed past an official, spreading his wide on a mission to protect. All weekend, the Washington Capitals' forward and captain had embraced the role of class clown, and now during the 2015 NHL All-Star Game he found another chance to summon some laughs.

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  17. 2015 NHL All-Star Game: After skills competition, Alex Ovechkin still really wants a carRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Washington Post

    After he struck out swinging with a goaltender's stick and creamed a blistering slapper that still lost in the hardest shot competition by 7 mph, Alex Ovechkin was still focused on winning a car . Ovechkin already whiffed Friday night, when he missed the Honda Accord awarded to the final two picks of the NHL All-Star fantasy draft by one spot, and groused accordingly.

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  18. Shea Weber's blast tops Alex Ovechkin's for hardest slap shot at skills competitionRead the original story

    Saturday | Washington Times

    Not that they did before, but it's official now: No one wants to get in front of Shea Weber's shot. The Nashville Predators defenseman fired the hardest shot of 108.5 mph at the NHL all-star skills competition on Saturday night, taking advantage of five-time champion Zdeno Chara's absence.

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  19. Why doesn't NHL market Steven Stamkos better?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... including Nike. But as the league continues to push the likes of the Penguins' Sidney Crosby, the Capitals' Alex Ovechkin and the Blackhawks' Jonathan Toews, Stamkos flies under the radar. "Promoting a guy like Stamkos is absolutely what (the NHL) ...

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  20. Team Foligno wins NHL All-Star Skills CompetitionRead the original story

    Saturday | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... off the event by reenacting the famous "Flying V" formation from the "Mighty Ducks" movies. Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin, Blues forward Vladimir Tarasenko, Flyers' captain Claude Giroux, Philadelphia forward and NHL points leader Jakub Voracek and ...

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