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  1. Report: Blackhawks-Caps to play Winter ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | CBS Sports

    ... it's not hard to see why the league is going back to the same well. With one of the game's biggest stars in Alex Ovechkin and the ratings king that is the Blackhawks, it is a near guarantee of revenue success and good television numbers. The good ...


  2. Maurice "Rocket" Richard TrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Gazette

    ... I now appreciate Ovechkin for what he is, a goofball and absolute goal scoring machine. Capitals right wing Alex Ovechkin (8) stands on the ice in the first period of an NHL hockey game. (The Associated Press) Should win - Ovechkin scored 51 times ...


  3. The Washington Capitals' Top Line: Power (Outage) Versus PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Japers' Rink

    ... to decide when to put them on the ice The Washington Capitals just wrapped up the most disappointing season of Alex Ovechkin 's nine in D.C., resulting in a new general manager and a new head coach for the team. The silver lining to the Adam Oates ...


  4. Today in HistoryRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... lead opposition to the military dictatorship that ousted her husband, died at 94. Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin was named the NHL's most valuable player for the second straight year after leading the league with 56 goals. One year ago: ...


  5. The Best Fit at Each Position for Washington Capitals in 2014 NHL DraftRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... divisional crowns in six years, the 2014 NHL draft will be arguably this club's most important summer since Alex Ovechkin heard his name called at No. 1 in 2004. Heading into a crucial draft day for Washington, here's a look at which prospects would ...


  6. Caps announce developmental camp datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... command more on the open market. (There is also the NHL awards ceremony in Las Vegas later this month, where Alex Ovechkin will accept his second consecutive Rocket Richard Trophy for leading the NHL in goals. The star forward tweeted Tuesday that ...


  7. Barry Trotz and Forward UsageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Japers' Rink

    ... hired Barry Trotz, the big story seems to be how the longtime Nashville Predators coach will work with Alex Ovechkin and the rest of Washington's ultra-skilled players-the likes of which Trotz, with the exceptions of Paul Kariya and (briefly) ...


  8. How Mike Green can be a game-changer for the CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... and Green managed just over a third of their team's shot attempts (37.5 percent) in those same circumstances. Alex Ovechkin is the key to the offense, but Keith Jones is right: if Trotz can find Green a steady defensive partner and use him in the ...


  9. Capitals name Barry Trotz coach, ex-Red Wing Brian MacLellan general managerRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... Each of McPhee's choices for the job had never previously been a head coach in the NHL. Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin has won three league MVP awards and again led the NHL in scoring this season with 51 goals. But the Capitals haven't made it past ...


  10. Capital Letters: Waiting For GraboRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | NBC Washington

    ... that depth chart may be reconfigured without the need for a trade, especially if Trotz elects to move Alex Ovechkin back to left wing. @AdamVingan If Grabovski doesn't re-sign, and Statsny isn't brought in as a UFA, do you think they move Kuznetsov ...


  11. After 'scary' conditions last year, Caps won't play in BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | MSNBC

    ... 2011, but the ice conditions were bad to the point that there were puddles. "The ice was soft but it's over," Alex Ovechkin said at the time . "So thank God nobody got hurt everybody feel healthy." Ovechkin was put at risk again when the Capitals ...


  12. Washington Capitals won't play preseason game in Baltimore this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... in September 2013, but attendance dropped to an announced 7,634. Players - including Capitals star forward Alex Ovechkin - also had issues with the rink and it not being regulation size. There was a delay in the 2013 game when a pane of glass along ...


  13. Capitals out of Baltimore Hockey ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... with ice melting and puddles forming on the playing surface." Last season, a cracked glass pane crashed onto Alex Ovechkin. Here's colleague Katie Carrera on the conditions from 2013, when the Capitals lost in a shootout to the Bruins: The Baltimore ...


  14. Alex Ovechkin defends Sochi organizersRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Washington Times

    Capitals star winger Alex Ovechkin defended the organizers of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, who are taking a beating this week after a torrent of criticism over accommodations in the city.


  15. With John Carlson in, who else could earn Sochi selections?Read the original story

    Jan 2, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... players have represented the Capitals in the Olympics, including former goaltender Olie Kolzig and right wing Alex Ovechkin , who has done so twice. The United States was the first of the 12 nations to announce their team. Roster decisions must be ...


  16. Caps defenseman John Carlson chosen for Team USA, Winter OlympicsRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... He is also the first Caps player ever to be selected for Team USA. Teammates Nicklas Backstrom (Sweden) and Alex Ovechkin (Russia) will again represent their countries at the Olympics. Marcus Johansson (Sweden) is a candidate as well. Only four NHL ...


  17. Caps rookie Tom Wilson not suspended for hit on Brayden SchennRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2013 | Washington Times

    ... we see bad hit and you just think like 'Wow, it have to be suspension.' But that hit was clean," teammate Alex Ovechkin said. "Of course, he just outmuscle [Schenn]. Of course, nobody wants to get hurt. We respect each other. We still play for ...


  18. Washington Capitals Defeat Atlanta Thrashers, 6-4Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2009 | The Washington Post

    Alex Ovechkin sets up Keith Aucoin for a goal in the second period. After a sluggish start, the Capitals scored four goals in the third period.


  19. Washington Capitals Beat New York Islanders, 5-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2009 | The Washington Post

    ... ahead 4-3. "I just felt like [Thompson's pass] was coming right for me, so I just waited for it," Green said. Alex Ovechkin, Keith Aucoin and Nicklas Backstrom scored the other goals for the Capitals, whose 101 points mark the fourth time in team ...


  20. Thomas Boswell: Washington Capitals Are Rocking the Dread, Instead of the RedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2009 | The Washington Post

    ... the chorus, lambasting his team for celebrating a meaningless goal. Losing to the Maple Leafs, albeit without Alex Ovechkin, might have been the most perplexing defeat, but also the most revealing. The Caps played with more intensity and fewer ...