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  1. Caps coach Barry Trotz, Alex Ovechkin on same pageRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    Heading to the Washington Capitals this offseason, the biggest question for Barry Trotz, was how he would interact with Alexander Ovechkin? For all of his offensive talent, Ovechkin has never been able to lead the Capitals past the second round of the playoffs - missing them all together last season. The All-star winger is also currently on his fifth head coach, a carousel resembling that of the Edmonton Oilers.

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  2. Kuznetsov settles into his role with CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... That's all on me. Kuzy's doing fine. I don't have any problems with him." Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin skates to the ice during introductions before the season opening game against the Montreal Canadiens at the Verizon Center on ...

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  3. Who's Overachieving, Underperforming for Washington Capitals so Far This Season?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Washington Capitals are off to an impressive start after Barry Trotz's first five games behind the bench, as the team's managed at least a point during each outing. And, with eight points thus far, Alex Ovechkin and Company sit tied for the Metropolitan Division lead, so the organization's management and coaching staff have to be rather pleased with the new-look Caps' start.

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  4. Caps Go for Third Straight WinRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Capitals Outsider

    ... fine performance. The goal scored for the Caps in regulation came from Jason Chimera and in the shootout Alex Ovechkin scored the clincher . Goaltender Justin Peters had a solid outing, making 20 saves on 21 shots, in addition to the save he made ...

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  5. Notes: Laich tells 106.7 about left shoulder injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... HBO's "24/7." They filmed interviews, took B-roll and staged some on-ice time with several Capitals, such as Alex Ovechkin's slap shot and goaltender Braden Holtby making saves. The camera crews will be with the team full-time starting in early ...

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  6. Slapshot Bobble of the Month: OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Capitals Outsider

    ... retail bobbleheads never drew any attention because you would be spending $25-35 on a generic bobblehead of Alex Ovechkin that had been remade for the fifth time and is a "limited edition" of a few thousand. These weren't in demand because they ...

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  7. Caps pile up goals, hand Devils first lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Times Herald-Record

    Alex Ovechkin scored in his third straight game, Braden Holtby made 26 saves and the Washington Capitals beat New Jersey 6-2 on Thursday night, handing the Devils their first loss.

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  8. Buying or Selling Hot Starts to the 2014-15 NHL SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BleacherReport

    Every year in fantasy drafts that take place after the season has begun, excited owners predictably overbid or overdraft a player or two who have far exceeded preseason prognostications over a minuscule sample size. A hot start in the National Hockey League is expected from some of the usual suspects like Sidney Crosby , Steven or Alex Ovechkin.

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  9. Tough defense keeping Florida Panthers afloat in early seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Miami Herald

    ... done a real good job in shutting out the opposition's star player this year. On Saturday, all-world forward Alex Ovechkin was shut out - a rarity for him against the Panthers over the years. "I think you credit that to a bunch of guys who are ...

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  10. Caps Release Promotional ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Capitals Outsider

    ... Jan. 12 (Caps vs. Avalanche), and fans attending the Capitals vs Oilers game on Jan. 20 will receive an Alex Ovechkin bobblehead presented by Verizon ( read more about those here ). Early spring sees many auctions for fans. Feb. 21 (Caps vs ...

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  11. Alex Ovechkin scores clincher in shootout, Capitals beat Panthers 2-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | TBD.com

    The Capitals scored on all three shots in the shootout, including the clincher by Ovechkin, and Justin Peters made 20 saves to lift Washington over the Panthers 2-1 on Saturday night. Jason Chimera scored his first goal of the young season for the Capitals , who improved to 10-0-1 in their last 11 meetings against their former division rival.

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  12. Capitals vs. Panthers Recap: Skills Provide the Thrills in Caps' 2-1 Shootout WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Japers' Rink

    ... usual hockey portion of the show. In the shootout, the Caps got goals from Evgeny Kuznetsov , Backstrom, and Alex Ovechkin to grab the extra standings point and send Caps fans out of Verizon Center in a happy frame of mind. How about that goal, eh? ...

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  13. Postgame: Caps summit shootout mountain vs. FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Washington Post

    ... had been held from Tuesday's shootout loss to San Jose, the first of three games this week at Verizon Center. Alex Ovechkin charged from the left side, flipping his stick over the puck. His head nodded forward, his right knee angling down, just ...

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  14. Capitals score 3 goals in SO, beat Panthers 2-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Greenwich Citizen

    Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin , from Russia, scores the winning goal over Florida Panthers goalie Al Montoya in the shootout portion of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Washington. The Capitals won 2-1.

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  15. Capitals vs. Panthers QuickCap: Caps Win In Shootout With Mad SkillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Japers' Rink

    ... that the Panthers were playing in the back half of a back-to-back set of games on the road. It is not often Alex Ovechkin gets so few mentions in the course of a game, but two shots (no points) will do that. Thing You Didn't Want to See : Brooks ...

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  16. Capitals protectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Washington Post

    ... They escaped, just barely, with a 2-1 victory , thanks to goals from Evgeny Kuznetsov, Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin in the shootout. In Backstrom's 500th career game, which was noted on the video board above center ice and with a single wave ...

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  17. Halak introduced to new fans in St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2010 | CTV

    ... he's a winner. He knows how to win, he's played great goal for a number of years.'' Halak, who helped knock Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby out of the same playoff season, has shifted his focus to his new challenge despite the fact he'll be adored ...

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  18. Capitals pose with adorable puppies for a calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | USA Today

    Alex Ovechkin is in great spirits. Whether it's the Capitals 6-2 trouncing of the New Jersey Devils the night before, or the bite-size puppy that's currently licking his face, the captain couldn't be more delighted.

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  19. Game 5: Florida Panthers vs. Washington CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Rat Trick

    ... find it hard to win. The Caps rank 5th in the league on the power play and of course they have the dangerous Alex Ovechkin. Staying out of the box will somewhat limit how much Ovi is on the ice. Be Smart With The Puck: Limiting mistakes with the ...

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  20. Sergio AgA1 4ero scores four goals against TottenhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | USA Today

    ... and for the goals that allowed us to take on a tough rival. Thank you all for the support. ARLINGTON, VA- Alex Ovechkin is in great spirits. Whether it's the Capitals 6-2 trouncing of the New Jersey Devils the night before, () I found this on FTW ...

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