Post Tagged with: "Alex Ovechkin"

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Capitals’ Tom Wilson Should Quickly Reinvent Himself

The NHL is a tough league and every team needs an enforcer. The Washington Capitals have utilized a few enforcers over the years, but the current guy for the job […]

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Even Without Championships, Alex Ovechkin Can Hold Head High

Not all redemption stories can have happy endings. This is a reality in life that seems unfortunate, but is a necessary byproduct of a system such as modern sports, where […]

Joel Ward

Capitals’ GM Brian MacLellan Looks to Improve Top-Six Forwards

It’s been almost exactly a year since Brian MacLellan became general manager of the Washington Capitals. The season was successful even though it ended in agonizing heartbreak. “It’s been a […]

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Braden Holtby’s Contract and Other Capitals Offseason Chores

Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby just concluded the best NHL season of his career. The 25-year-old Saskatchewan native finished the regular season with a 2.22 GAA and a save percentage […]

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Don’t Blame Washington Capitals’ Stars for Series Loss

In Washington’s seven game second round playoff series defeat against the New York Rangers, a lot went according to plan. Goaltender Braden Holtby was phenomenal in net again and shined in the […]

by · May 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
Will Jordan Subban join brother Malcolm with the Boston Bruins at the 2013 NHL Draft (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

Hockey News: Subban Signs with the Canucks; Ovechkin to the Worlds

Goal scoring has been down in these playoffs, but excitement remains high. [Brampton Guardian] Some predictions for the third round. [Hockey Graphs] and [Grantland] The Ducks are finally going to be […]

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Ovechkin’s Humble Pie is Bittersweet as Capitals Bow Out in Style

What’s next for Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals after their agonizing 2-1 overtime loss to the New York Rangers in Game 7 of their Stanley Cup second round series? […]

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Hockey News: Ovechkin’s Capitals Lose Game 7; Todd McLellan to Edmonton?

No, it’s not Alex Ovechkin’s fault. [USA Today]. The Washington Capitals were eliminated from the playoffs last night in heartbreaking fashion to the New York Rangers, [NY Post] and no […]

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4 Reasons Why The Washington Capitals Will Beat The Rangers

The Washington Capitals take on the New York Rangers (again) Wednesday, in Game 7 of a Stanley Cup playoff series (again) but will they clam up and lose (again)? This […]

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Lucky Number 7. Rangers Looking To Hit The Jackpot.

Just a few short days ago the Rangers were trailing the Washington Capitals 3 games to 1. The tables have turned and it’s an elimination game on each side of […]

by · May 13, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers, Washington Capitals
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Ovechkin is Right: The Capitals Can Beat the Rangers in Game 7

The last time the Washington Capitals were in Game 7 of a Stanley Cup playoff series against the New York Rangers, the Caps lost 5-0 in an abysmal display at […]

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Hockey News: 3-0 Not as Big a Hole as Before; Callahan to Undergo Surgery

When your team is facing a 3-0 deficit, you may as well look back on the season and reminisce about the good times. Or maybe you should continue to look […]

by · May 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web