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  1. Ranking the 5 Most Important Players on the Washington Capitals RosterRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... top-heavy team. According to , Washington's five most expensive players, a group that consists of Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom, Mike Green, Matt Niskanen and Brooks Orpik, occupy more than 48 percent of the team's available $69 ...


  2. Predicting the Statistical Leaders for the Washington Capitals in 2014-15Read the original story

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    ... that will change under Trotz. In preparation for what has to be the team's most important season of the Alex Ovechkin era in Washington, here's a look at who will lead the Caps in each major statistical category. As a member of Washington's most ...


  3. Fanspeak: Ovechkin voted greatest player in Caps' historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | MSNBC

    ... Team of the Day series . It's easy to get lost in all the drama that surrounds the Washington Capitals and Alex Ovechkin - especially after a rough season for both the player and team - and lose track of the fact that No. 8 is having a special ...


  4. Under Pressure: In Washington? Take your pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | MSNBC

    ... Stanley Cup window is still (theoretically) open, because that's what you do when you have a three-time MVP - Alex Ovechkin - in the prime of his career. We'll start with Ovechkin, who's coming off a truly bizarre campaign. He was the only player in ...


  5. It's Washington Capitals day on PHTRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | MSNBC

    ... Nashville (fittingly enough). Ultimately, the Capitals are betting big that Trotz can turn things around with Alex Ovechkin and a core that also includes Nicklas Backstrom , Mike Green and some other solid prime-age players. Will Braden Holtby break ...


  6. Tuesday Caps ClipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Japers' Rink

    Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Alex Ovechkin gets the franchise tag , Karl Alzner gets posterized , prospect stuff and more.


  7. Rumors: Capitals favored to land BissonnetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | CBS Sports

    ... Bissonnette. There's actually a player Bissonnette can protect on the Caps, and I'm not talking about stars Alex Ovechkin or Nicklas Backstrom . I'm thinking more about forward Tom Wilson . Wilson, the Capitals' first-round selection at the 2012 NHL ...


  8. Westhead: NHL going to trial over broadcast accessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 |

    ... pursue rights agreements in markets with large Russian populations, leveraging the popularity of superstar Alex Ovechkin . The Tampa Bay Lightning could begin collecting a modest rights fee in New York, where DirecTV carries Florida sports channels ...


  9. Friday Caps ClipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Japers' Rink

    Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Changing the face of minor league hockey, flying Alex Ovechkin, talking groins and burgers and more.


  10. Ovechkin thinks very little of plus/minusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | MSNBC

    Alex Ovechkin won the Rocket Richard Trophy for the fourth time last season with 51 goals, but perhaps the statistic that sticks out most from his 2013-14 campaign is his minus-35 rating.


  11. Will Alex Ovechkin Be a 50-Goal Scorer for the Barry Trotz-Led Capitals?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | BleacherReport

    Alex Ovechkin's place in the pantheon of NHL superstars is controversial because of concerns about his two-way play, but what 't controversial is that he's one of the best pure scorers in the game of hockey.


  12. Laich: Missing Playoffs May Have Been 'Greatest' Outcome for CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | CBS Local

    ... away." Laich went on to say the team, including the longtime core of himself, Mike Green, Nick Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin needs to "adapt, change and buy in" to new coach Barry Trotz's system "right away." "We cannot go through the year, get to the ...


  13. John Persson on Alex Ovechkin, Brent Sutter and New York Islanders fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Lighthouse Hockey

    Hockeysverige has a great interview with John Persson . If you don't know your Frolunda from your Lulea, we recommend you run it through the Google Translate .


  14. Tuesday Habs Links: Michel Therrien is happy that P.K. Subban's contract situation is resolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Habs Eyes On The Prize

    ... more!! Check out today's NHL 30-in-30 team: Washington Capitals. With reigning Maurice Richard Trophy winner Alex Ovechkin cemented firmly as their top player and new coach and defensive expert Barry Trotz coming in to establish a new defense first ...


  15. Ruslan Fedotenko: The Best Flyer To Wear No. 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | Broad Street Buzz

    Mar 31, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Flyers left wing Ruslan Fedotenko celebrates his game-winning goal in overtime as Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin reacts at the Wells Fargo Center.


  16. Detroit Red Wings conference analysis: Capitals overhaul, aim for playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | Detroit Free Press

    ... are to get back into the playoffs and maybe even make some noise, long expected from a team with headlined by Alex Ovechkin. The Capitals missed the cut last spring, leading to significant off-season changes, the best of which might turn out to be ...


  17. Wings conference analysis: Capitals overhaul, aim for playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 2 | Detroit Free Press

    Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin poses with the Richard Trophy after winning the award for top goal-scorer, at the NHL Awards on June 24 in Las Vegas.


  18. After arbitration, Subban gets eight-year commitment from CanadiensRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 2 | The St Paul Journal

    ... 2018-19 and 2019-20 and $8 million in 2020-21 and 2021-22. His $9 million cap hit for next season trails only Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals ($9.54 million) and Evgeni Malkin of the Pittsburgh Penguins ($9.5 million). In years beyond, the ...


  19. Behind Enemy Lines: Washington CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 2 | Blackhhawk up

    ... learn a new style in net. Newly signed goalie Justin Peters from the Carolina Hurricanes will back up Holtby. Alex Ovechkin will still lead the team on the ice, and Troy Brouwer will still give Blackhawks fans something to look forward to at every ...


  20. Mailbag: Capitals Defensive Pairings, Analytics and Evaluation and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | Japers' Rink

    ... and which is the second right now, let's see how they do. And my power-play units are going to be Green (with Alex Ovechkin ) on the top unit, and some rotation of Niskanen and Carlson with Orlov on the second. Whether or not Green is better than ...