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  1. Is Boudreau pressing the right buttons or just hitting nerves?

    Oct 13, 2011, 10:30 AM EDT

    Bruce Boudreau

    Bruce Boudreau has been making some surprising decisions and comments lately, but it seems like he’s been at least partially right with all of them. Where do you stand on the Capitals coach, though? Is he heading in the right direction or hurtling toward unemployment?

  2. Capitals come to their senses regarding Alex Ovechkin’s power play role

    Sep 22, 2011, 10:44 AM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin

    The Capitals are finally going to use Alex Ovechkin where he should be on the power play – close to the net, rather than in a less effective role on the PP point.

  3. Leading by example: Alex Ovechkin drops in at rookie camp to participate

    Sep 11, 2011, 6:00 PM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin

    Capitals rookie camp had a surprise appearance on the ice from team captain Alex Ovechkin. So much for thinking that he’s not doing all the right things as a captain.

  4. Boudreau says Brooks Laich is a “modern-day Bob Gainey”

    Aug 24, 2011, 8:32 PM EDT

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    New York Rangers v Washington Capitals - Game Five

    Brooks Laich signed a monstrous 6-year contract this summer worth $27 million. Capitals Bruce Boudreau thinks the center is worth every penny.

  5. Bruce Boudreau wants Caps to have best of both worlds offensively and defensively

    Aug 9, 2011, 12:35 PM EDT

    Bruce Boudreau

    Caps coach Bruce Boudreau was happy to have the Caps be more defensive last season, but he wants them to do that and score tons of goals this season.

  6. Alex Ovechkin fought through knee injury, will continue to do so in World Championships

    May 5, 2011, 6:57 PM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin

    Alex Ovechkin admits that he played through a knee injury for two months. Yet instead of getting much-needed rest, he’s going to play for Russian in the World Championships, even though he admits he doesn’t want to. Um, what?

  7. Alex Ovechkin tries to rally Capitals: ‘It is not over. We’re going to win’

    May 4, 2011, 11:59 AM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin

    It’s not quite a guarantee, but Alex Ovechkin issued a statement that could be inspirational … or maybe a future punchline.

  8. Bruce Boudreau wants review of Marc Staal hit on Mike Green, won’t get it

    Apr 18, 2011, 2:50 PM EDT

    New York Rangers v Washington Capitals

    Bruce Boudreau thinks the Rangers have been targeting Mike Green, especially on a second period hit by Marc Staal. The league decided not to review that check, though.

  9. Need a new head coach? Root against Bruce Boudreau’s Washington Capitals

    Apr 16, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

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    2011 NHL Winter Classic Practice

    Bruce Boudreau’s job is safe in Washington … for now. If something goes wrong and the Capitals send him packing, every coach-less team has a reason to consider hiring him.

  10. Alex Ovechkin and Jason Arnott could be back in Capitals lineup against Hurricanes tonight

    Mar 29, 2011, 3:04 PM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin, Alexander Semin, Jason Arnott

    CSN Washington reports that both Alex Ovechkin and Jason Arnott could be back for the Capitals tonight. This post has the details, along with what’s at stake for both the Caps and the Carolina Hurricanes.

  11. Capitals injury updates: Alex Ovechkin skates again, Mike Green’s future still cloudy

    Mar 24, 2011, 3:45 PM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin, Mike Green

    This post includes updates on Washington’s wounded players, including Alex Ovechkin, Jason Arnott and Mike Green.

  12. With Washington resting Alex Ovechkin, should other top teams offer stars breaks too?

    Mar 23, 2011, 11:08 PM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin

    The Capitals and Alex Ovechkin are being coy about the nature of his injury, maybe because he’s just getting a breather. If that’s the case … should other top contenders consider doing the same with their best players?

  13. Alexander Ovechkin out 7-10 days with undisclosed injury, will miss showdown with Flyers

    Mar 21, 2011, 11:57 AM EDT

    Alexander Ovechkin

    Conveniently timed injury or future problem? Alexander Ovechkin will miss the next week to ten days and miss out on a huge showdown with the Flyers.

  14. Alex Ovechkin embraces leadership role in Washington

    Mar 12, 2011, 3:57 PM EDT

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    Many have wondered aloud about Alex Ovechkin’s ability to lead a team. What he’s doing this year with the Caps is proving those doubters to be foolish.

  15. Ovechkin and Capitals stay hot, win seventh straight game beating Carolina 2-1

    Mar 11, 2011, 11:54 PM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin

    The Caps stay red hot winning their seventh game in a row and take control of second place in the East while extending their lead on Tampa Bay.

  16. Alex Ovechkin gets cortisone shot – secret injury reason for goal slump?

    Jan 6, 2011, 9:55 PM EDT

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    Alex Ovechkin got a cortisone shot for an injury that may or may not have been nagging him for a while. Is that the source of his goal scoring problems?

  17. 24/7′s second episode shows us Bruce Boudreau might actually have a handle on things

    Dec 23, 2010, 8:00 AM EDT

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    The latest episode of HBO’s 24/7 shows us that Bruce Boudreau seems to have a better handle on the locker room while the Caps don’t seem to handle criticism all too well.

  18. Bruce Boudreau, Dan Bylsma’s personalities may shine in HBO’s 24/7 series, which premieres tonight

    Dec 15, 2010, 5:20 PM EDT

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    Many personalities could emerge from HBO’s 24/7 series on the 2011 Winter Classic, but coaches Bruce Boudreau and Dan Bylsma might be the most vibrant ones of them all.

  19. Ovechkin's struggles just one part of Capitals' frustration

    May 2, 2010, 5:45 PM EDT

    Elliotte Friedman of CBCSports and Hockey Night in Canada has a great article up today on the Washington Capitals. He looks ahead at what needs to change for the Washington Capitals as they take the throne from the San Jose Sharks as playoff disappointments, and it’s tough to argue with his suggestions. He makes a…

  20. How the Ovechkin-Caps fared in Game 7's

    Apr 28, 2010, 1:55 PM EDT

    It’s kind of stunning to think that every single Alex Ovechkin Era Washington Capitals playoff series went to a Game 7. Whether it was a marquee matchup with Pittsburgh or seemingly mundane clashes with the Rangers and Canadiens, the Caps have been pushed to the brink each and every time. Oddly enough, each series also…

  21. Ovechkin: "I don't feel that power…"

    Apr 16, 2010, 2:50 PM EDT

    Following up on our story this morning on Alex Ovechkin’s struggles last night against Montreal, there was no question his ‘off game’ would be brought up today by the media in Washington. And you have to hand it to him, he’s owned up to exactly what everyone noticed, saying today to what was likely a…

  22. Is the pressure getting to Alex Ovechkin?

    Apr 16, 2010, 9:55 AM EDT

    Aside from the story of how Tomas Plekanec actually backed up his big words — something you don’t see everyday in professional sports — the story this morning is surrounding Alex Ovechkin and his zero shots on goal. The Capitals were foiled by much more than just Ovechkin being a non-factor for much of the…

  23. Ovechkin could learn from 'Rocky IV'

    Mar 24, 2010, 5:30 PM EDT

    When I heard about the Washington Capitals’ most recent headaches revolving around steroid investigations at the team’s training facility, I didn’t immediately assume that some of their players were up to no good. Instead, I couldn’t help but whimsically compare Alex Ovechkin to Dolph Lundgren’s Ivan Drago from “Rocky IV.”* This was the first image…

  24. Has Ovechkin's reputation suffered after suspension?

    Mar 23, 2010, 6:05 PM EDT

    Bruce Boudreau was on 93.7 The Fan earlier today in advance of tomorrow night’s EPIC matchup between the Penguins and Capitals, and among a wide variety of topics he discussed the reputations of both Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin. Specifically, he was asked whether Ovechkin’s suspensions have tarnished his reputation at all. Via Dan Steinberg’s…

  25. Alex Ovechkin's 'apology'

    Mar 16, 2010, 2:05 PM EDT

    I didn’t expect Alex Ovechkin to say he was completely at fault for what what happened with Brian Campbell, but I can’t believe how everyone in Washington, D.C. seems to be completely mystified for why he was suspended. Ted Leonsis can’t understand it, Bruce Boudreau can’t believe it and now A.O. himself is a bit…

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