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  1. Capitals vs Jets Recap: Caps Win, Backstrom Tied For NHL Scoring LeadRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Japers' Rink

    Big time contributions from tied-for-the-NHL-point-lead Nicklas Backstrom and NHL-goal-scoring-leader Alex Ovechkin paved the way to the Caps' third consecutive victory against a one-time division foe. After a successful business trip to the left coast, and then a satisfying pitstop in the Steel City, the Capitals played host to an old foe, the Winnipeg Jets , in their return to the Phone Booth.

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  2. Backstrom and Ovechkin lead Capitals in pasting of JetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Globe and Mail

    Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin right, of Russia, celebrates his goal next to Winnipeg Jets right wing Chris Thorburn during the first period of an NHL game, Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, in Washington. Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin right, of Russia, celebrates his goal next to Winnipeg Jets right wing Chris Thorburn during the first period of an NHL game, Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, in Washington.

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  3. Capitals' Nicklas Backstrom, Alex Ovechkin sink JetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | CBC News

    The Washington Capitals converge on John Carlson, 2nd from left, who opened the scoring en route to a triumph over the visiting Winnipeg Jets. Nicklas Backstrom scored two second-period goals and added an assist, Alex Ovechkin added his league-leading 38th goal and an assist and the Washington Capitals defeated the Winnipeg Jets 5-1 on Thursday night.

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  4. BOXSCORE: Jets-CapitalsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | CBC News

    ... loss to the Florida Panthers, the Leafs' 23rd in the past 27 games. more Cam Talbot is not Lou Gehrig. Alex Ovechkin is everywhere. Carey Price is back in net. Those are the three key points for Thursday night's NHL games involving Canadian teams. ...

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  5. Backstrom Scores Twice, Capitals Defeat Jets 5-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | ABC News

    Nicklas Backstrom scored two second-period goals and added an assist, Alex Ovechkin added his league-leading 38th goal and an assist and the Washington Capitals defeated the Winnipeg Jets 5-1 on Thursday night. Troy Brouwer added an empty-net goal and an assist, John Carlson scored, and Marcus Johansson added two assists for Washington, which has won four of five.

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  6. GDT: Jets at CapitalsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Arctic Ice Hockey

    Tonight the Jets are in Washington to take on the Capitals. What will they look like without Mathieu Perreault? Is Klingberg going to be able to fill in nicely? How many goals will Alex Ovechkin score?

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  7. 19,008 Alex Ovechkin Bobbleheads Invade Verizon CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Capitals Outsider

    The long-awaited Alex Ovechkin bobblehead night came to Verizon Center on Thursday as the Caps faced off against the Winnipeg Jets. Though the original giveaway date was advertised in January , fans still braved the Polar Vortex to take in some hockey and receive their newest token of their hockey idol.

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  8. Capitals lead Jets 2-0 after first periodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... the start's going to look like." The Jets face a regular challenge - how to limit league-leading goalscorer Alex Ovechkin, who has 37 so far this season. "The same way you do with all great players, (Steven) Stamkos, all the great shooters, it's all ...

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  9. Capitals vs. Jets: Game 59 discussion threadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Washington Post

    ... case. That's not the case at all." With goaltender Braden Holtby making his 50th appearance this season, on Alex Ovechkin bobblehead night, the Capitals could theoretically move into second place with a regulation victory and losses by Pittsburgh ...

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  10. Lack Of Discipline Will Be The Demise Of The Pittsburgh PenguinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Pens Labyrinth

    ... stood by and continued to play hockey. It was very similar to Tuesday night's game against the Capitals Alex Ovechkin performed what looked to be a blatant slash to Kris Letang 's calf, sending the Defenseman sliding into the boards at a high rate ...

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  11. Jets take on Capitals: 3 things to watch for in tonight's gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | CBC News

    Washington Capitals right wing Alex Ovechkin, left, collides with Winnipeg Jets left wing Andrew Ladd during a game in Washington on Feb. 6. The Capitals won 4-2. Mitch Peacock has co-hosted CBC News Winnipeg at 5, 5:30 & 6 p.m. on CBC Television since 2010.

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  12. PREVIEW: Jets at CapitalsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | CBC News

    Alex Ovechkin's aggressive play elicits plenty of scrutiny, but his production that has helped the Washington Capitals solidify their position in the Eastern Conference playoff race is all that matters to coach Barry Trotz. The NHL's top goal scorer looks to stay hot as the Capitals seek a seventh straight victory over the visiting Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night.

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  13. Winnipeg JetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... scoring during a 5-on-3 power play, while John Carlson capped the scoring with a short-handed empty-net goal. Alex Ovechkin netted his NHL-leading 37th goal of the season, and 14th in his past 14 games, while Braden Holtby made 32 saves. "It was a ...

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  14. Are the Capitals Developing a Killer Instinct?Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Japers' Rink

    ... after gaining possession themselves. But what about deployments? Back in late December, we advocated using Alex Ovechkin more when leading and followed it up in January clamoring similarly for more Mike Green . Here's what we've seen in the two ...

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  15. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Lucianne.com

    ... s disconnect was jarring. White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest passed on a reporter's question about Alex Ovechkin wasn't born until 1985, but Russia's brightest modern NHL star can capture the essence of the United States' "Miracle on Ice" ...

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  16. Byfuglien deserves consideration for the NHL's top individual honourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... to the top of the NHL standings. Chicago's Patrick Kane is often mentioned as is Ryan Getzlaf in Anaheim and Alex Ovechkin of Washington. Sidney Crosby, John Tavares, Rick Nash, Tyler Seguin, Jake Voracek, Shea Weber... all worthy of consideration. ...

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  17. Losing Miracle on Ice game stillfresh in Soviet Union s memoryRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Lucianne.com

    Alex Ovechkin wasn't born until 1985, but Russia's brightest modern NHL star can capture the essence of the United States' "Miracle on Ice" victory over the Soviet Union as poignantly as anybody who was in Lake Placid on Feb. 22, 1980. "In Olympics, sometimes you can play great, but just the moment is not on your side," Ovechkin, 29, of the Washington Capitals, said at All-Star weekend in Columbus in late January.

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  18. The 10 Best Rap Lyrics About HockeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | River Front Times

    ... verbiage, we acknowledge that it takes some creativity to put together a rhyme for Washington Capitals dynamo Alex Ovechkin. J. Cole uses a generous amount of poetic license to juxtapose "blessed mane" with the Russian superstar's surname. Of all ...

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  19. The Hart-beat of the JetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... to the top of the NHL standings. Chicago's Patrick Kane is often mentioned as is Ryan Getzlaf in Anaheim and Alex Ovechkin of Washington. Sidney Crosby, John Tavares, Rick Nash, Tyler Seguin, Jake Voracek, Shea Weber... all worthy of consideration. ...

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  20. Soviet Union still reliving Miracle on Ice nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | New York Daily News

    Alex Ovechkin wasn't born until 1985, but Russia's brightest modern NHL star can capture the essence of the United States' "Miracle on Ice" victory over the Soviet Union as poignantly as anybody who was in Lake Placid on Feb. 22, 1980. "In Olympics, sometimes you can play great, but just the moment is not on your side," Ovechkin, 29, of the Washington Capitals, said at All-Star weekend in Columbus in late January.

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