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  1. Getzlaf blasts Ovechkin for 'embarrassing' divesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | CBS Sports

    After the Anaheim Ducks dropped a 5-3 decision to the Washington Capitals at home Sunday night, captain Ryan Getzlaf was fuming. The target of his ire was Capitals skipper Alex Ovechkin , who scored twice in the win to extend his NHL-leading total to 36 goals, and added two assists.

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  2. Alex OvechkinRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Sports Network

    Alex Ovechkin had two goals and two assists to lead the Washington Capitals in a 5-3 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday. Andre Burakovsky scored twice and Marcus Johansson also lit the lamp for the Capitals, who have won five of seven.

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  3. Ovechkin powers Caps to victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | The Washington Post

    With his team itching for a jolt and his goaltender begging for support, forward Alex Ovechkin - the Washington Capitals ' captain, the NHL's soon-to-be leading scorer, the siege engine on skates - glided across the Honda Center ice bearing reassurance. He found Justin Peters , once more occupying the role of beleaguered backup, stretching alone along the goal line.

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  4. Caps vs. Ducks Recap: Ovechkin, Burakovsky Score Twice, Caps Win 5-3Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Japers' Rink

    ... top-to-bottom than it did on Saturday in Los Angeles , and got the result to match - two points. Plus : Alex Ovechkin. The captain retook the league lead in goals with a pair of Ovechkin-esque tallies - one directly off a faceoff, the other a ...

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  5. Capitals try to avoid rare loss in AnaheimRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Sports Network

    ... of five going into last night's meeting with the Los Angeles Kings, who picked up a 3-1 win over Washington. Alex Ovechkin had the lone goal in defeat and Braden Holtby made 27 saves. Ovechkin's 34th goal of the season, second in the NHL, was scored ...

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  6. Anaheim Ducks face Alex Ovechkin, Washington Capitals in homecoming gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... tzlaf leads the Ducks with 54 points, including 37 assists. Corey Perry has 23 goals and Matt Beleskey has 21. Alex Ovechkin had a team-leading 33 goals for the Capitals (29-16-10) going into Saturday's game against the Kings.

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  7. Predicting the Best Player at Each Position for Washington Capitals in 5 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | BleacherReport

    Say what you will about the Washington Capitals and the team's lack of postseason success over the last decade, as it's certainly deserved. However, this franchise has done a remarkable job of continuously churning out top-flight talent since selecting Alex Ovechkin at No.

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  8. Video: Alex Ovechkin -- Vladimir Putin's a 'Nice Guy'Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | ClipSyndicate

    Hockey superstar Alex Ovechkin says when it comes to Vladimir Putin , a lot of people have the wrong idea -- because the President of Russia is really a "nice guy." The Russian-born Washington Capitals superstar was hanging out in L.A. yesterday when we asked if Putin's as intimidating in person as he appears on TV.

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  9. On fathersa trip, no extra motivation needed for Tom Wilson after scratchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | The Washington Post

    ... promoted Wilson to the top line; when Trotz accepted the job, he envisioned Wilson as the muscle to complement Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom, and now the time had finally come. Wilson spent three games there before tweaking a hamstring that ...

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  10. Capitals rookie Andre Burakovsky benefited from his fathera s tough loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | The Washington Post

    ... plenty of growing pains. He had scored in his professional debut, skated on the top line with superstars Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom, served as a healthy scratch and, for one weekend, was dispatched to the team's American Hockey League ...

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  11. Photo: New Alex Ovechkin BobbleheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Capitals Outsider

    Here's a photo of the newest Alex Ovechkin bobblehead that will be given away on Feb. 19, when the Caps take on the Jets. When you do get into the game, be sure to take a photo with your Alex Ovechkin bobblehead.

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  12. dan_steinbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Washington Post

    Wednesday afternoon, several local sports radio programs discussed a recent argument I made in favor of Alex Ovechkin as Washington's best pro athlete of the past 50 years. Tony Kornheiser's program entered that mix Thursday morning.

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  13. The Noon Number: Pursuing PivonkaRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Japers' Rink

    After last night's win over San Jose , Alex Ovechkin sits just seven helpers behind Pivonka at 411, with Nicklas Backstrom nipping at his heels at 408. At their respective assists-per-game pace for 2014-15 , Backstrom will pass Ovechkin in eight games as the first to 414 and cruises to an easy victory 15 games from now.

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  14. Daily Picks: Hawks-Blues for Central showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | CBS Sports

    ... probably like to keep its cushion over the Blues, so expect the Predators' best forward to bring it Sunday. 2. Alex Ovechkin , Washington Capitals: Ovechkin hasn't been held off the score sheet in consecutive games since early December. He didn't ...

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  15. Mike Bossy buoyed by IslesRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 7 | Boston Herald

    ... touched on a variety of topics, including the rarity these days of 50-goal scorers. Last season, Capitals star Alex Ovechkin was the NHL's only 50-goal man (51). In 13 full seasons starting with 1999-2000, there was one year with no players reaching ...

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  16. Without benefit of practice, Capitals improving a on the flyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | The Washington Post

    ... like a Vezina Trophy finalist , surprising even-strength production from the Evgeny Kuznetsov-anchored line, Alex Ovechkin's NHL-leading 32 goals and a rejuvenated penalty kill snuffing at an 88 percent clip this calendar year, the Capitals have ...

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  17. Capitals score twice in shootout, edge Ducks 3-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... NHL action of the season and the Washington Capitals defeated the Anaheim Ducks 3-2 on Friday night. After Alex Ovechkin, Washington's third shooter, failed to score, Anaheim had a chance to extend the game. But Grubauer stopped Ryan Kesler. Jakob ...

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  18. Frustrated Sens fall to CapitalsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | Fort Francis Times

    ... game," noted Ottawa goalie Robin Lehner. "We're not doing it every shift so small details are hurting us." Alex Ovechkin's second-period goal held up as the winner. Evgeny Kuznetsov also scored for the Capitals (27-15-10) as Braden Holtby picked up ...

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  19. Capsa Holtby is making surprising MVP caseRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | The Washington Post

    ... much improved. Last year they allowed 33.5 shots per game, which has fallen to 28.8 per game this season. Even Alex Ovechkin's much maligned plus/minus has improved from a woeful minus-35 in 2013-14 to a plus-13 through 52 games this season. "I have ...

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  20. Honda to Hand Over Keys to Brand New Accord to NHL Hockey Star Alex...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Digital Game Developer

    Honda to present the keys to an all new Honda Accord to Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin following the player's pleas to win a car throughout the recent NHL All-Star Weekend on national television. Ovechkin plans to donate the car to the American Special Hockey Association, which provides opportunities for those with disabilities to play hockey.

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