Post Tagged with: "Alexander Ovechkin"

Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin will have to improve their playoff performances this season.(Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

Pens Win a Sloppy One in Washington

The Pittsburgh Penguins got a much needed win last night. They finally beat a Metropolitan foe in regulation, something they had yet to accomplish in 2015. Their only WIN against […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
While talented, the Pittsburgh Penguins appear as a team prepared for the start of the Playoffs. (Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

Pens Stifle Metropolitan Woes with Win in Washington

The Pittsburgh Penguins picked up more than just two points in their 4-3 victory over the Washington Capitals Wednesday night.  They regained their confidence against Metropolitan Division foes which has been a glaring […]

Columbus forecheck (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Same Old Penguins? Next Two Games Will Provide an Answer

Last week I feel that we learned a little bit more about what kind of team the Penguins are at this point of the season. Winning two out of three […]

by · February 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Oshie and the Blues' PK unit has been a point of concern as of late (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

NHL Top 10: Eastern Promises and Central Division Dominance

As the 2014-2015 NHL season gets closer to the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the NHL Top 10 will measure the 10  best teams around the league on a weekly basis. The […]

by · February 9, 2015 · 1 comment · Power Rankings, Top 10 Lists
Washington Capitals Alexander Ovechkin - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Ovechkin: To Become One of the Greatest Scorers in History

He is known as the Alexander the Gr8, but at the pace he is on Ovechkin might be one day be known as Alexander the gr8est. Sunday the Washington Capitals […]

Do either New York teams want to match up against one another in the Stanley Cup Playoffs? (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

5 Stanley Cup Playoff Series We All Wanna See

Matchups, matchups, matchups. Rivalries, both geographically and competitively over the years make for intriguing story-lines and terrific games. When it comes to the Stanley Cup Playoffs, there are some historically […]

by · February 2, 2015 · 30 comments · Top 10 Lists
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 […]

(Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

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? […]

(Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports)

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