Post Tagged with: "Alexander Ovechkin"

Alex Ovechkin and Evgeni Malkin have been compared for years. (Flickr/clydeorama)

Metropolitan Offense

This weekend brings the 2015 All-Star Game to Columbus, and I have to say I’m pretty excited about it. Who doesn’t like high-scoring, no-defense games that don’t matter in the […]

by · January 21, 2015 · 0 comments · All-Star Weekend
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MVP Watch: Patrick Kane Should Be Hunting the Hart Trophy

At 26 years old, Patrick Kane is easily one of the most dynamic and recognizable players in the National Hockey League. View image | gettyimages.com Patrick Kane dons the Superman cape […]

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The New Identity Washington Capitals are True Contenders

The Washington Capitals have to be the most underrated team in hockey right now. They have been on a hot streak for the past month and are playing some great […]

by · January 8, 2015 · 2 comments · Washington Capitals
Troy Brouwer screens Tim Thomas during Game 6.

Q & A with Troy Brouwer of the Washington Capitals

Troy Brouwer is the type of player that can likely fit in on any team and last season he had maybe his best season as he set career high’s in […]

by · December 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Has the NHL Killed the Winter Classic?

Winter Classic? Or Just Another Outdoor Game? Before you read the article, just think to yourself as a hockey fan. Do you know who’s playing in this years Winter Classic? […]

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Maple Leafs: Getting Healthy Means Getting Better

To say the Toronto Maple Leafs have been hot as of late would be an understatement. In fact, the team’s won their past six games and has a 10-1-1 record […]

by · December 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Braden Holtby: AHL Seasoning Was Crucial to NHL Success

Not every player that comes into the NHL can make the jump from Juniors or college hockey without adding some seasoning to their game. There are always exceptions to the […]

by · December 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Hershey Bears, Washington Capitals
Alex Ovechkin may be somewhere in this interview with Caps writer Ed Frankovic. - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Hockey News: Ovechkin Sets Caps Record; Suspension for Johnson?

Pittsburgh’s power play is lethal, their goaltending has been solid and they’re actually getting depth scoring. Of course it’s time to make a trade. [Pensburgh] There was a goalie interference […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Philadelphia Flyers - Claude Giroux a big part of this Q&A with Anthony Mingioni - Photo by Andy Martin Jr

Evaluating Every NHL Team’s “Window”: Metropolitan

When evaluating a team’s chances to win the Stanley Cup, teams are often judged based on the status of their “window”. A rebuilding team’s window would be closed, but on […]

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NHL Suffers as No Superstar Has Emerged

The NHL hasn’t had a superstar since Wayne Gretzky – Lack of one is limiting the league’s reach.

by · August 22, 2014 · 33 comments · Hockey Media, News/Commentary
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5 Capitals Storylines That May Surprise You This Season

1) Alexander Ovechkin Takes Home the Rocket Richard Trophy (Again). It’s no secret that Ovechkin is a natural goal scorer, and it’d be no surprise to see him take home […]

by · August 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
Putting Brazil and the World Cup on Ice

Putting Brazil and the World Cup on Ice

Today is a big day for soccer fans all around the world. Today is the beginning of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. While the NHL season is about […]

by · June 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Humor