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  1. Capitals lose finale in shootout, miss playoffs for first time since 2007Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | TBD.com

    ... Carle scored the only goal, Anders Lindback sealed his first shutout of the season by stopping attempts by Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and Evgeny Kuznetsov in the tiebreaker, and the Lightning edged the Washington Capitals 1-0 in the teams' ...

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  2. Caps lose finale to Lightning in record 21st shootoutCaps lose finale ...Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... after closing their regular season with a 1-0 overtime victory over the New York Rangers on Saturday night. Alex Ovechkin finished with an NHL-leading 51 goals, but the Capitals failed to make the playoffs for the first time since 2006-07, his ...

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  3. Report: Ovechkin to join Team Russia at worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sportsnet.ca

    Alex Ovechkin is expected to join Team Russia at the world championships. Since 2004, he has won two golds, a silver and two bronze medals at the tournament.

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  4. Caps season review: Top six forwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... Through the first 41 games of the year, of those who played predominantly on the first or second line - Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom, Marcus Johansson, Troy Brouwer and Brooks Laich - Ovechkin had more even strength goals (19) than the other ...

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  5. Ovechkin to play for Russia at World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MSNBC

    Things didn't exactly go well for Alex Ovechkin during the season for the Washington Capitals or for Team Russia at the 2014 Sochi Olympics, so now he'll try to find another way to end the season on a winning note.

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  6. HP: Caps' options with declining OvechkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | ESPN

    Alex Ovechkin is without a doubt one of the top 10 goal scorers the NHL has ever seen.

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  7. Ovechkin under fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Washington Post

    "I have to take criticism." No matter how a Washington Capitals ' season ends, who the coach is, how the roster is constructed or which way the team is trying to play, the majority of the criticism levied upon the organization is directed toward Alex Ovechkin .

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  8. DeCock: Eric Staal has to get fans back on his sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | News Observer

    ... a salary-cap hit of $8.25 million, tied for fifth in the NHL. That’s superstar money, Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin money. At this point in his career, it’s clear Staal is a good player, a very talented one, but not a superstar. ...

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  9. Ovechkin says Capitals are in 'middle of nowhere'Ovechkin says...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Apr 1, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Capitals right wing Alex Ovechkin skates onto the ice prior to the second period against the Dallas Stars at Verizon Center.

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  10. Oates: Green needs to be 'guiding light'Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Washington Post

    The Capitals have missed the playoffs for the first time in seven years. What effect might another management change have on the core group of players, including Alex Ovechkin? Regardless of the injuries that befell him, the emergence of other young blueliners and a rotating cast on the depth chart, Green remained a fixture in Washington's top two ... (more)

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  11. How Will Alex Ovechkin Recover from Dream Season That Turned into a Nightmare?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | BleacherReport

    28, "his career is still at least partly defined by the two glaring omissions on his resume: an Olympic gold medal and a Stanley Cup title."

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  12. Handicapping Caps' Free AgentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | NBC Washington

    ... the name of former Capitals forward Mike Knuble, who once thrived on the top line with Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin by complementing their finesse with his net-front presence. "I need a job next year," he said. "I've played fourth line on ...

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  13. EJ Hradek on George McPhee's Future: 'I Think It's Time for a Change'Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | CBS Local

    ... to advance past either the first or second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, with it's current core of Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom, Mike Green and Brooks Laich, emphasizing that, at some point, tough decisions have to be made. "I look at this ...

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  14. Will Leonsis make another coaching change?Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The Capitals have missed the playoffs for the first time in seven years. What effect might another management change have on the core group of players, including Alex Ovechkin? "Will Leonsis make another coaching change?" is categorized as "sports".

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  15. Breaking down the Capsa UFAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Washington Post

    ... the burly winger could fill a similar role on the Capitals' top line. Penner never played on a line with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom, though, and spent the bulk of his ice time as a Capital on the fourth unit having minimal impact. While the ...

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  16. NHL News And Updates - April 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Flame For Thought

    ... to fill, figuratively speaking. You can read more about it on Yahoo Sports . Washington Capitals captain, Alex Ovechkin , has won the Maurice "Rocket" Richard trophy for top goal-scorer. In spite of the win, Ovi is under fire for his third-worst ...

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  17. Why the Washington Capitals Shouldn't Clean House This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | BleacherReport

    ... Cup. If that's the case, one has to think that at least a couple of Washington's franchise cornerstones in Alex Ovechkin, Of that group, only Green is worth dealing at this point in time, because the return on the other five simply won't be worth ...

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  18. Brouwer, 3rd line lead Capitals past Carolina 5-2Brouwer, 3rd line...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Apr 10, 2014; Raleigh, NC, USA; Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby is congratulated by teammate forward Alex Ovechkin after the game against the Carolina Hurricanes at PNC Arena.

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  19. Red Wings' Nyquist joins elite company with surgeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | WJRT

    ... has scored 23 goals in 28 games after having just 63 NHL games of experience. Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin and former NHL star Pavel Bure are the only two other players who have pulled off that feat since the 1989-90 season, according ...

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  20. Capitals injury updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Washington Post

    ... camp. I believe that with my whole heart." >> Jack Hillen suffered a concussion from his collision with Alex Ovechkin in overtime of a March 25 contest against Los Angeles . It was a scary scene as Ovechkin, listed at 6-3, 230 pounds, and Hillen, ...

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