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Capitals make changes, Ovechkin still the key

WASHINGTON (AP) Missing the playoffs for the first time in a while jarred the Washington Capitals into fundamental changes. New general manager. New coach, this time someone with actual NHL head coaching experience. A big free agency day in which they pilfered a pair of defensemen from the rival Pittsburgh Penguins. The constant? Alex Ovechkin. The three-time league MVP remains...
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Teen's massive Ovechkin tattoo is Ovi approved

On Monday, Russian teenager Denis, an obviously huge Alexander Ovechkin fan, posted an image of an absurdly large tattoo of the Washington Capitals superstar on his arm. Ovechkin is depicted wearing the Russian National Team uniform, not his Caps uni, which makes sense given the nationality of the teenager who absorbed an enormous amount of […] The post Russian teen gets massive...
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Fan gets full body tattoo of Alex Ovechkin on arm

If you ever were looking for Alex Ovechkin’s No. 1 fan, you can stop your search. A diehard Ovechkin fan takes the cake with a full body tattoo of the Capitals captain on his arm. One would have to consider how willing they would be to prove their fandom of an athlete or celebrity. I don’t know if I would get a tattoo of Gary Clark, Isiah Thomas, or John Wall. But hey to each’s...
Via KCM Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

This Alexander Ovechkin Tattoo Was Not A Great Life Decision

This hockey fan might have had too much of that potent Russian vodka before deciding... Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
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Alex Ovechkin Scores Two Goals In Capitals’ OT Win Over Bruins

WASHINGTON — Alex Ovechkin had two power-play goals and Troy Brouwer scored at 2:12 of overtime to give the Washington Capitals a 5-4 exhibition victory over the Boston Bruins on Friday night. Liam O’Brien tied it at 4 for Washington (2-2-0) early in the third period. Michael Latta also scored for the Capitals. Seth Griffith scored twice for Boston (1-1-1). Matt Fraser and Matt...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

The Alex Ovechkin hate needs to stop

Not since the days of Joseph McCarthy has a genuine fear of Russian things led to a total disdain of Russian things. For the most part, the names of Russian hockey players carry a pretty negative connotation with them around the league. That negative stigma can be attributed to a number of different things, including the generic “Russian attitude” argument, as well as the constantly...
Via Puck Drunk Love
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Capitals unveil Winter Classic jersey

On Tuesday, the NHL held a press conference to promote the 2015 NHL Winter Classic between the Chicago Blackhawks and Washington Capitals. The game will be held at Nationals Park where, of course, the Washington Nationals play. The league also revealed that they will have an EPIX reality series airing in December to replace the aborted HBO 24/7 series. Fans can watch it on
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Ovechkin Has An Amazing Bating Stance At Nationals Park

Several members of the Washington Capitals, including Alex Ovechkin, were at Nationals Park for the team’s unveiling of their Winter Classic uniforms. Ovechkin and his teammates toured the Nationals’ clubhouse and took some swings in their batting cage, where Ovechkin showed off his ridiculous stance. Here’s Ovechkin wearing baseball pants: Hockey Jersey, baseball pants and...
Via Diehardsport
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Alexander Ovechkin asked out by little girl during skate with special needs kids (video)

Alexander Ovechkin hosted a private skate for 60 children with developmental disabilities at the Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va., on Thursday. Via the Washington Capitals (by way of Russian Machine Never Breaks): Nearly 60 children and adolescents from American Special Hockey Association programs will have the opportunity to skate and learn from the Capitals […] The...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Ovechkin explains Fascism Photo

Washington Capitals start Alexander Ovechkin created a stir a few weeks ago when he held up a sign that said “Save children from Fascism”.  The sign was taken by the media as Ovechkin’s support for Russian President Putin and his stance on Ukraine. Those assumptions should not be seen as too far fetch given Ovechkin’s close relation with President Putin.  It was also seen...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
22 days ago  |  Discuss
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