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  1. Nash, St. Louis broke out in a big way tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... for the Rangers to contain even after their strong showings against Sidney Crosby 's Pittsburgh Penguins and Alex Ovechkin 's Washington Capitals. However, the Rangers were able to nearly match the Lightning blow-for-blow in Game 3 and then tonight ...

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  2. Buffalo Sabres History: Ted Lindsay Award WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sabre Noise

    ... the 1980-81 season. This year's nominees are Dallas Stars captain Jamie Benn , Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin and Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price . Historically, it'd be neat to see Price win it, since he'd be the first ...

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  3. Once again, monster playoffs means unrestricted uncertainty for Joel WardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... little bit, understood that, it made it a lot easier for them." Before the postseason began, though, he joined Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom on the top line, and eventually settled into a second-line role beside Jason Chimera and Evgeny ...

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  4. Capitals expect Tom Wilson to have a bigger role next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Washington Post

    ... than that." Trotz had high hopes for Wilson entering last season and even played him on the No. 1 line with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom for much of November and December. Wilson, though, didn't create enough scoring opportunities with two of ...

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  5. Capitals GM Brian MacLellan goes over offseason to-do listRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Washington Post

    Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan said Monday that adding a top-line right winger to play with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom is among his offseason priorities. Speaking to reporters for the first time since the Capitals lost Game 7 in their second-round series against the Rangers last Wednesday, MacLellan noted that a more consistent option on their No.

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  6. Caps GM shares position that tops his UFA shopping listRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | MSNBC

    ... fans are all-too-familiar with a revolving cast of linemates for the dynamic duo of Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin . It's actually been a theme even before the Capitals changed their management combo. Sometimes, the Capitals have rolled with a ...

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  7. (Finally) Meet the Tennessean's Adam VinganRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | On the Forecheck

    ... I do. In December, the Capitals began experimenting with tough guy Tom Wilson on the first line with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom. Wilson is more than just an "enforcer," but I asked Barry if he felt that Wilson needed to curb his propensity ...

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  8. IIHF May Punish Russia For Leaving The IceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Too Many Men On The Site

    ... and stood tall in a sign of respect for Team Canada and the IIHF tournament. (Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin , Pittsburgh Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin , Florida Panthers defenseman Dmitry Kulikov , and former NHL player Viktor Tikhonov ...

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  9. Russia faces punishment for icy departure after loss to Canada in worldsRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Sporting News

    ... will be handed down." Only a few Russian players stayed on the ice after the game, including Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin, Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin and Panthers defenseman Dmitry Kulikov. According to TSN , Ovechkin even appeared to try to ...

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  10. Why the Capitals cannot and should not trade Alex OvechkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Washington Post

    The birds are signing, the pollen in the air plays havoc with my respiratory system and an early exit for the Capitals has people calling for the franchise to trade their best player, Alex Ovechkin. Requiem for the Caps season: Time to trade Ovechkin.

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  11. Caps GM MacLellan discusses 'empty feeling,' 'right path'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Washington Times

    ... said. "It's amazing the change in environment that's happened from last year to this year." Since drafting Alex Ovechkin, the Capitals have never made it past the second round of the playoffs. Nine of their 11 playoff series have gone to a Game 7, ...

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  12. Bruins in on Former Caps GM McPhee?Read the original story

    Monday May 18 | Stanley Cup of Chowder

    ... GM Brian McLellan. Also known as "GMGM", McPhee joined the Caps in 1997 and drafted such superstars as Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom, and the Holtbeast, Braden Holbty, and took the team to eight 40-win seasons. But after a handful of ...

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  13. United States wins bronze vs. Czechs; Canada-Russia in world title gameRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Sporting News

    ... Team USA lost 4-0 to Russia on Saturday, yielding all goals in the final period. Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin scored in his first game with the Russians. Evgeni Malkin of the Pittsburgh Penguins also scored. Canada beat the Czechs 2-0 with ...

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  14. Russian draft prospects get their rightful spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | USA Today

    ... he's now a solid first round value at No. 23 on our new rankings. People forget that a decade ago, Alex Ovechkin and Evgeni Malkin were the first two picks in the 2004 draft - and then the Washington Capitals had to wait a year for Ovechkin to show ...

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  15. Monday Caps ClipsRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Japers' Rink

    Team Russia took home the silver after a 6-1 spanking from Team Canada. Alex Ovechkin tried to keep things positive , noting that Russia's younger players now have had a chance to see some of Canada's finest.

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  16. Canada, Russia in gold-medal showdown at IIHF world championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Sporting News

    ... Crosby vs. Evgeni Malkin. Sergei Bobrovsky vs. the most potent offense in IIHF world championships history. Alex Ovechkin vs. Mike Smith and his defense. Canada against Russia for the gold medal: International hockey doesn't get better than this ...

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  17. Leonard: Rangers captain took lesson from his predecessorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | New York Daily News

    In Game 7 of the second round against the Washington Capitals, Ryan McDonagh was beaten to the net by Alex Ovechkin off a faceoff.

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  18. NHL Opinion: Leadership in Sports is OverratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Broad Street Buzz

    ... playoff sports, an overtime game seven. Quickly after the game was decided though, hockey twitter was a buzz. Alex Ovechkin was immediately getting grief for saying that his team was going to win game seven and advance. There were call-backs to Mark ...

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  19. Red Wings prospect Dylan Larkin, Team USA blanked 4-0 by Russia at World ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | MLive.com

    Detroit Red Wings prospect Dylan Larkin and the United States will play for the bronze medal at the World Championship after getting blanked by Russia in Saturday's semifinals. Alex Ovechkin, whose Washington Capitals were eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, arrived at the World Championship just in time to help Russia beat Team USA 4-0.

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  20. Top Internet Takedowns Of Alex Ovechkin After Another Early Playoff ExitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | CBS Local

    ... that has eliminated the Penguins the past two seasons. On the other, there's the hated Washington Capitals and Alex Ovechkin. Washington raced out to a 3-1 series lead before suffering the same fate as the Penguins a year ago. In Game 7, the Rangers ...

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