Post Tagged with: "Alex Ovechkin"

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The 5 Most Improved Capitals in the 2014-15 Season

The Washington Capitals take their 3-2 Stanley Cup first round series lead on the road Saturday, looking to beat the New York Islanders and move on to a Round 2 […]

by · April 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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How the Rest of the First Round Will Play-out

The Jets have been shown the door, but there are still seven series on the docket. Here’s how the rest of them will turn out. Montreal Leads Ottawa 3-1  The […]

by · April 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Alex Ovechkin has appeared in two Winter Classics (Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

Lord Stanley’s Ramblings: People, Alex Ovechkin is Having A Good Series

If you simply read the title and agreed with me, you can go now. You don’t have to read any more of this potential rant, because boy, someone said that […]

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Braden Holtby is Why the Capitals Can Lift the Stanley Cup

The Washington Capitals are no strangers to postseason hockey. However, getting past the second round of the playoffs is a skill they’ve not mastered since their run to the Stanley […]

by · April 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Keys to Success for Isles in Round 1

Tonight, the New York Islanders open their first round playoff series against the Washington Capitals.  This is the Islanders second time in the playoffs in the last three seasons as […] / CC BY-NC 2.0

Three Keys: Washington Capitals vs New York Islanders

On paper, the series between the Washington Capitals and New York Islanders seems very even. Both teams finished with 101 points, and each won 2 games in the season series. […]

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Nash Will Need to Bring More Offense This Post-Season

Last year one of the main stories around the New York Rangers playoff run was Rick Nash not being able to score. Heading into the Post-Season this time around the Rangers are […]

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Boston Bruins Facing Long Road To The Playoffs

The Boston Bruins are potentially 3,072 miles from the postseason. After closing out their home slate of games with a 2-1 shootout victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs, Boston will take their winning […]

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Hockey News: Byfuglien Suspension; Lander and Pearson Contracts

It wasn’t so long ago that Dustin Byfuglien was being lauded for his leadership in the handling of the Evander Kane situation. I felt the passive-aggressive manner in which Kane’s […]

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Hockey News: Ovechkin Scores 50; Will the Kings Make the Playoffs?

With the playoff races in both conferences closer than ever, the final stretch looks to be pretty exciting. In the West, I would love to see some fresh blood in […]

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Fantasy World: All Is Not Lost

Your best players need to be your best players come crunch time. It’s cliché, but more often than not, it’s also true. Just look at the blow Jonathan Toews dealt […]

by · March 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Fantasy
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Date with Capitals a Potential Playoff Nightmare for Rangers

If the playoffs started today, the Rangers would be in line for a date with the Capitals in the first round of the NHL playoffs. As Sunday’s 5-2 loss at […]