Nov 4, 2011, 9:37 AM EST
If you didn’t think we’d have our eyes on Alex Ovechkin after what went down on Tuesday night, you’re dead wrong.
Nov 2, 2011, 9:28 PM EST
Alex Ovechkin is saying the right things about his “benching,” while his teammates are raving about Bruce Boudreau’s tougher way of doing things.
Nov 2, 2011, 1:49 PM EST
Confirming the blindingly obvious, Washington’s captain says last night’s benching pissed him off.
Nov 2, 2011, 10:20 AM EST
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.
Nov 2, 2011, 8:19 AM EST
Alex Ovechkin was benched late in last night’s 5-4 overtime win. Trouble in paradise?
Nov 2, 2011, 1:11 AM EST
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.
Nov 1, 2011, 11:00 PM EST
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?
Nov 1, 2011, 7:30 AM EST
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.
Oct 28, 2011, 7:00 AM EST
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.
Oct 25, 2011, 7:00 AM EST
Position change time for Zach Parise? Sure, why not. He’s just that good. All that and more in our Morning Skate.
Oct 24, 2011, 7:19 PM EST
I’m pretty sure the statue is staring directly into my soul.
Oct 23, 2011, 11:30 AM EST
As Lightning color analyst Bobby Taylor put it — “I don’t think Swiss watches have that many moves.”
Oct 20, 2011, 9:50 PM EST
Tonight’s marquee showdown turned into a one-sided butt-kicking by the Caps much in thanks to Alex Ovechkin and Tomas Vokoun.
Oct 20, 2011, 12:13 PM EST
Oct 19, 2011, 12:56 PM EST
OV takes a day off. Perhaps to ponder his slow start.
Oct 17, 2011, 7:00 AM EST
PHT takes a look at what the hockey world will be talking about today.
Oct 14, 2011, 6:20 PM EST
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.
Oct 13, 2011, 10:30 AM EST
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?
Oct 12, 2011, 7:31 PM EST
Alex Ovechkin seemed to bristle when asked about Bruce Boudreau’s critical comments.
Oct 11, 2011, 12:31 PM EST
Bruce Boudreau wasn’t shy about criticizing Alex Ovechkin regarding the Capitals star’s early season struggles.
Oct 10, 2011, 10:46 PM EST
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.
Oct 5, 2011, 6:06 PM EST
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.
Oct 4, 2011, 1:54 PM EST
The Capitals and Penguins will join forces to help families affected by the Lokomotiv tragedy during their Oct. 13 game in Pittsburgh.
Oct 3, 2011, 9:54 PM EST
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.
Oct 3, 2011, 4:25 PM EST
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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