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  1. 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 ...

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  2. 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.

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  3. 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 ...

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  4. 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 ...

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  5. Washington Capitals Beat Montreal Canadiens, 4-3 in ShootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2009 | The Washington Post

    ... ls' victory at Verizon Center. The Canadiens were 0 for 2 and the Caps 2 for 2 in the shootout. Caps star Alex Ovechkin finds a way to get off a first-period shot that turned into his 42nd goal. "No, normal goal, not sick," Ovechkin said of the play.

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  6. Trotz returns a homea to WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... and won at least 40 games in seven straight seasons. With the Capitals, Trotz inherits a roster led by forward Alex Ovechkin, who led the NHL with 51 goals last season but had his defensive shortcomings further thrust into the spotlight . "He does ...

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  7. The Caps Struggles This Season Were PredictableRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | Japers' Rink

    ... dip in their "on-ice shooting percentage" from well-above average to well-below average. Outside of Alex Ovechkin , whose personal 5v5 shooting percentage was decent, the top line had an abysmal 5v5 "on-ice shooting percentage". To make matters ...

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  8. New Caps coach doesna t have enough hours in the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... before a two-year lull forced him away. Now he inherits a Capitals roster built for offensive talents like Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom. Among his new pieces, Trotz supported goaltender Braden Holtby, who struggled with confidence issues last ...

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  9. Trotz discusses coaching Ovechkin, CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... become the newest head coach of the Washington Capitals, Barry Trotz phoned his star forward across the world. Alex Ovechkin and Russia had just bludgeoned Finland, 5-2, to capture the IIHF World Championships in Belarus. "I think he was at Mr. ...

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  10. Leonsis flips the scriptRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... Holtby needs to be assured he is the goalie of the future instead of being toyed with weekly; and, finally, Alex Ovechkin has a year left to learn to consistently back-check and defend or else his $9-million-a-year-rear should be put on the trading ...

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  11. Barry Trotz, Brian MacLellan hires leave Capitals' plans unclearRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... for his emphasis on that aspect of the game. But he also never had star offensive players in Nashville like Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom. The one period of time when Trotz did have similar players, led by former All-Star Paul Kariya in ...

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  12. Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin Has No Excuses For Horrendous PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2014 | Rant Sports

    When you first look at the score of this game, a 5-2 victory for the Washington Capitals , the first thought might be "I wonder how many times Alex Ovechkin scored?" Well, when you dissect the box score, Ovie's numbers may surprise you, but they do outline how his 2013-14 season has gone.

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  13. Trotz says the signs pointed him to the CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... exponentially, which means more media coverage and a brighter spotlight. The face of the Capitals is forward Alex Ovechkin, the kind of elite offensive talent Trotz never coached in Nashville . The pressure is instant. Trotz - the coach respected ...

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  14. Trotz says the signs pointed him to the CapitalsRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... exponentially, which means more media coverage and a brighter spotlight. The face of the Capitals is forward Alex Ovechkin, the kind of elite offensive talent Trotz never coached in Nashville. The pressure is instant. Trotz - the coach respected ...

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  15. Chimera, Ward, Carlson and Laich MinifiguresRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | Capitals Outsider

    Last we checked, the not LEGO company " Oyo " released Alex Ovechkin , Nicklas Backstrom and Mike Green minifigures .

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  16. 5Former players on Barry Trotz: 'He taught me how to be a pro'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... season - chief among them how different the defense will look under Trotz, how he will handle star forward Alex Ovechkin and whether he's the answer to helping Washington solve its playoff woes- Trotz has his coaching principles set, and those have ...

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  17. 2013-14 Rink Wrap: Aaron VolpattiRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Japers' Rink

    ... with Nick Backstrom ? The Good: Well, sure it's a stretch, but how about Volpatti coming in second (behind one Alex Ovechkin ) in on-ice goal share, with 50% ? Granted, only four 5v5 goals were scored when Volpatti was on the ice all-year long, but ...

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  18. Former players say Trotz taught them a how to be a proaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... season - chief among them how different the defense will look under Trotz, how he will handle star forward Alex Ovechkin and whether he's the answer to helping Washington solve its playoff woes- Trotz has his coaching principles set, and those have ...

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  19. Friday Links: Raphael's SaisRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | St. Louis Game Time

    ... intentionally, anyway), but Adam Proteau - a writer I actually like more often than not - seems to think that Alex Ovechkin and the Capitals would both benefit from Alexander the Gr8 jumping ship back to the KHL. I'm not sure I've read a stupider ...

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  20. New Coach Trotz Sees Cup Potential With CapitalsRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... and the result was a team that missed the playoffs for the first time in seven years despite 51 goals from Alex Ovechkin. "I think the important point I was trying to make is that I think the team feels when there's a disconnect," MacLellan said, ...

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