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  1. Ovechkin lifts Caps to 4-0 win over...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | SFGate

    Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, of Russia, celebrates his second goal of the first period during an NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins in Boston, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. Washington Capitals right wing Troy Brouwer checks Boston Bruins left wing Matt Fraser during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014.

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  2. Ovechkin, Holtby shine as Caps blank BruinsRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | Sports Network

    Alex Ovechkin scored two first-period goals and the visiting Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins 4-0, giving Barry Trotz his first victory at the helm. Braden Holtby made 29 saves to record his 12th career shutout and Mike Green and Joel Ward added goals for Washington, which opened the season with Thursday's home shootout loss to Montreal.

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  3. Gagne calling? Caps blank Bruins 4-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | MSNBC

    Alex Ovechkin 's first goal of the 2014-15 season ended up being all that the Washington Capitals needed on Saturday as they beat the Boston Bruins 4-0. The Bruins came into this campaign with serious questions about their offense and haven't answered many of them so far.

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  4. Ovechkin, Caps get on the boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | The Washington Post

    Over his four-plus months helming the Washington Capitals, Barry Trotz began assessing his captain through two distinct lenses. Known in Nashville for his defensive-minded teams, Trotz first hoped to remove the "glide" from Alex Ovechkin's game, to install strong forechecks into a hard drive stuffed with goal-scoring software.

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  5. Capitals vs. Bruins QuickCap: Holtby Blanks B'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Japers' Rink

    Washington rides Braden Holtby's 29 save shutout to their first win of the year over the Boston Bruins at TD Garden Braden Holtby stared down 14 Bruins shots in the first period and followed it up with 15 more stops throughout the final forty minutes to keep Boston scoreless and pointless tonight. Two first period goals from Alex Ovechkin got the Capitals going early before defensemen Mike Green and John Carlson put the home team away for good.

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  6. Capitals vs. Bruins Second Period ThreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Japers' Rink

    Alex Ovechkin and Braden Holtby were the stars of the first period - the winger tallying his first two goals of the season and the goalkeeper deflecting aside 14 Bruin shots. Nicklas Backstrom assisted on both goals, notching his first two points of the year as well.

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  7. Boston Bruins: Taking on the Washington Capitals at the TD Garden.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Causeway Crowd

    ... if the opportunity presents itself. The Bruins will need to press their advantage in the offensive zone. Alex Ovechkin has still not signed on with playing a complete game. Ovechkin is a still a monster on offense but tends to disregard coaches (Ovi ...

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  8. Capitals Look to Rebound vs. BruinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Capitals Outsider

    ... goal in his first NHL game (becoming the first Capitals player to score his first goal in his NHL debut since Alex Ovechkin on Oct. 5, 2005). I was personally impressed with how improved the defense of the Caps looked for large stretches of this ...

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  9. Plekanec, Canadiens top Capitals 2-1 in shootoutRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... a video review showed the shot hit the right post without clearing the line. Capitals three-time league MVP Alex Ovechkin had an active game, taking four shots on goal, drawing two penalties and getting credit for six hits as he returned to left ...

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  10. Friday Caps Clips: Burra BravoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Japers' Rink

    ... is pretty nice, but check out this logo that didn't make the cut. [ Icethetics ] Walk down memory lane with Alex Ovechkin, Jason Chimera and Justin Peters as they reflect back on their own NHL debuts. [ Monumental video ] Ah, nothing makes a day ...

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  11. Preseason Ends, Fans Anxious for Season to StartRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Capitals Outsider

    ... including a 40th anniversary schedule magnet giveaway on Opening Night at Verizon Center on Oct. 9 and an Alex Ovechkin bobblehead giveaway featuring the commemorative patch on Jan. 20. Additional promotions will be announced at a later date. So, ...

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  12. Capitals beat Hurricanes in finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | USA Today

    ... beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-2 on Sunday in their preseason finale. Evgeny Kuznetsov, Jason Chimera and Alex Ovechkin also scored for the Capitals (5-3). Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen each had two assists. Jiri Tlusty had a goal and an assist and ...

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  13. Step aside Sid, Alex: New NHL stars emergingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... whether Alex is still "The Great" after the Capitals missed the playoffs last year. Though Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin maintain their place as the league's most recognized stars, a changing of the guard is gradually taking place entering the ...

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  14. NHL team preview: Washington CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | USA Today

    ... when they signed Trotz as coach. His mission is to help the Capitals clean up their defensive game. Thanks to Alex Ovechkin, the Caps have one of the league's scariest offenses, including a top-ranked power play. But they were 21st in team defense ...

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  15. Eric Fehr wrote a childrena s book called a oeThe Bulliest Dozera oeRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 4 | The Washington Post

    Troy Brouwer stepped into the locker room first and saw the children's books sitting inside each stall, with the bulldozer on the front and a teammate's name on the bottom. Alex Ovechkin, the captain of the Washington Capitals, picked up a copy and opened it.

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  16. NHL Players Facing Drastically Raised Expectations in 2014-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | BleacherReport

    At the start of each new NHL season, superstars such as Sidney Crosby , Jonathan Toews, Alex Ovechkin, Anze Kopitar and assorted others face big expectations. Heightened expectations come with the territory of being a superstar, but heading into the 2014-15 season, there are some NHL players, such as Tyler Seguin, facing drastically raised expectations.

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  17. Friday Caps Clips: The Kids are AlrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Japers' Rink

    ... and Blogger , Patriot-News (and again ), CSNW , Puck Daddy , CBS Sports , Frozen Futures , Puck Drunk Love , Alex Ovechkin finds himself at a crossroads. And needs to buy in and play better defense and yada yada yada. [ Too Many Men on the Site ] ...

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  18. Complete Preview for the Washington Capitals' 2014-15 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | BleacherReport

    ... the club's problems. The good news for Washington is that the Caps have plenty of pieces to work with. Alex Ovechkin has seen his stock around the league fall, but he's still a superlative goal scorer, and regular partner Nicklas Backstrom doesn't ...

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  19. Caps aim to keep power play intactRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | The Washington Post

    ... passing to tire the opposing penalty kill before striking, most often from one-time blasts by forward Alex Ovechkin from his trademark left faceoff circle spot. Last season, Ovechkin's 24 man-up goals led the league by nine; Nicklas Backstrom , ...

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  20. Alexander Ovechkin: Career at a CrossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Too Many Men On The Site

    Mar 11, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Washington Capitals right wing Alex Ovechkin at the face-off circle against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the third period at the CONSOL Energy Center. The Penguins won 2-0.

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