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Alex Ovechkin

  1. I guess we’ll all be watching Alex Ovechkin intently tonight

    Nov 4, 2011, 9:37 AM EST

    Alex Ovechkin

    If you didn’t think we’d have our eyes on Alex Ovechkin after what went down on Tuesday night, you’re dead wrong.

  2. Ovechkin might pout, but Capitals are digging Boudreau’s new way

    Nov 2, 2011, 9:28 PM EST

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    Bruce Boudreau, Alex Ovechkin

    Alex Ovechkin is saying the right things about his “benching,” while his teammates are raving about Bruce Boudreau’s tougher way of doing things.

  3. Ovechkin on benching: “I was pissed off”

    Nov 2, 2011, 1:49 PM EST

    Alex Ovechkin

    Confirming the blindingly obvious, Washington’s captain says last night’s benching pissed him off.

  4. Why Alex Ovechkin’s benching will work in the long run

    Nov 2, 2011, 10:20 AM EST

    Bruce Boudreau, Alex Ovechkin

    It might be impossible to do, but don’t read too much into Alex Ovechkin being benched late against the Ducks. It’ll pay off in the end.

  5. Did Alex Ovechkin curse out Bruce Boudreau for benching him?

    Nov 2, 2011, 8:19 AM EST

    Alex Ovechkin

    Alex Ovechkin was benched late in last night’s 5-4 overtime win. Trouble in paradise?

  6. Video: Mike Keenan takes Ovechkin to task

    Nov 2, 2011, 1:11 AM EST

    Alexander Ovechkin

    Alex Ovechkin wasn’t on the ice at the end of the game against the Anaheim Ducks. If you ask Mike Keenan, he shouldn’t have been either.

  7. Backstrom the hero, but where was Ovechkin?

    Nov 1, 2011, 11:00 PM EST

    Nashville Predators v Washington Capitals

    Nicklas Backstrom is the hero as the Caps come back from a three goal deficit to escape with the 5-4 win. But where was Alex Ovechkin at the end of the game?

  8. Tonight on Versus: Caps look to shake off western Canada funk against angry Ducks

    Nov 1, 2011, 7:30 AM EST

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    Alex Ovechkin Nicklas Backstrom Dennis Wideman John Carlson

    The Caps closed out their western Canada swing losing their last two games. Now they’re back home looking to get it all figured out against a less-than happy Ducks team.

  9. PHT’s Morning Skate: Ray Emery’s new goalie mask is an instant classic

    Oct 28, 2011, 7:00 AM EST

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    Ray Emery - goalie mask

    Ray Emery’s new goalie mask is a true beauty. No Mike Tyson this time around. All that and more in our Morning Skate full of links.

  10. PHT Morning Skate: Zach Parise’s “C” also stands for “center”

    Oct 25, 2011, 7:00 AM EST

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    Zach Parise

    Position change time for Zach Parise? Sure, why not. He’s just that good. All that and more in our Morning Skate.

  11. Wax Alex Ovechkin looks terrifyingly real

    Oct 24, 2011, 7:19 PM EST

    ovechkin wax

    I’m pretty sure the statue is staring directly into my soul.

  12. Watch Martin St. Louis absolutely dangle Ryan Miller

    Oct 23, 2011, 11:30 AM EST

    Martin St. Louis, Ryan Miller

    As Lightning color analyst Bobby Taylor put it — “I don’t think Swiss watches have that many moves.”

  13. Caps stay unbeaten: Alex Ovechkin figured out where the goal was

    Oct 20, 2011, 9:50 PM EST

    Alexander Ovechkin

    Tonight’s marquee showdown turned into a one-sided butt-kicking by the Caps much in thanks to Alex Ovechkin and Tomas Vokoun.

  14. Ovechkin sits out practice, Caps call it a “maintenance day”

    Oct 19, 2011, 12:56 PM EST

    WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 18: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals battles for position with Mike Weaver #43 of the Florida Panthers at the Verizon Center on October 18, 2011 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

    OV takes a day off. Perhaps to ponder his slow start.

  15. PHT’s Morning Skate: Alex Ovechkin is hangin’ with Mike Tyson

    Oct 17, 2011, 7:00 AM EST

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    Ovi-Tyson

    PHT takes a look at what the hockey world will be talking about today.

  16. Fightin’ words: Arron Asham calls Alex Ovechkin a “hypocrite”

    Oct 14, 2011, 6:20 PM EST

    Alex Ovechkin, Tyler Kennedy

    Alex Ovechkin’s complaints about Arron Asham after last night’s Pens-Caps game aren’t sitting too well with Asham… To say the least.

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

    Oct 13, 2011, 10:30 AM EST

    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?

  18. Alex Ovechkin doesn’t seem happy with Bruce Boudreau’s comments

    Oct 12, 2011, 7:31 PM EST

    Montreal Canadiens v Washington Capitals - Game Five

    Alex Ovechkin seemed to bristle when asked about Bruce Boudreau’s critical comments.

  19. Boudreau on Ovechkin: ‘He’s got a long way to go’

    Oct 11, 2011, 12:31 PM EST

    Alex Ovechkin

    Bruce Boudreau wasn’t shy about criticizing Alex Ovechkin regarding the Capitals star’s early season struggles.

  20. Caps pluggers salvage win despite Tomas Vokoun’s tough debut

    Oct 10, 2011, 10:46 PM EST

    Tampa Bay Lightning v Washington Capitals

    It was an awful night for Tomas Vokoun and a bad one for the Capitals’ top scorers, but pluggers like Jason Chimera and Troy Brouwer saved the day. The Lightning shouldn’t be pleased with their play either, though.

  21. EA Sports’ NHL 12 simulation predicts a Penguins Stanley Cup victory in June

    Oct 5, 2011, 6:06 PM EST

    EA Sports NHL 12 Cup winners

    EA Sports’ NHL 12 simulation shows us that the Stanley Cup finals will be a Pittsburgh-Chicago throwdown with Sid the Kid coming out on top.

  22. Capitals join forces with Penguins to support families affected by Lokomotiv tragedy

    Oct 4, 2011, 1:54 PM EST

    lokomotivpatch

    The Capitals and Penguins will join forces to help families affected by the Lokomotiv tragedy during their Oct. 13 game in Pittsburgh.

  23. Bodog’s oddsmakers aren’t worried about Alex Ovechkin’s tough 2010-11

    Oct 3, 2011, 9:54 PM EST

    Alex Ovechkin

    Many people critique Alex Ovechkin for an off year in 2010-11, but Bodog gives him the best odds to win the Hart Trophy next season. Check out their picks for other awards in this post.

  24. Alex Ovechkin heads back to Russia due to death in the family

    Oct 3, 2011, 4:25 PM EST

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    Alex Ovechkin

    Alex Ovechkin is heading back to Russia after a death in the family putting his status for opening night in question.

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