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Sportsnet.ca Jan 15, 2019
4 things we learned in the NHL: Ovechkin strikes again

4 things we learned in the NHL: Ovechkin strikes again

Alex Ovechkin climbed another all-time goal scoring list to highlight the four things we learned in the NHL on Monday. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Jan 14, 2019
Ovechkin wires his 33rd of the season top corner by Allen

Ovechkin wires his 33rd of the season top corner by Allen

Watch as Alex Ovechkin perfectly goes top corner to score his 33rd goal of the season. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Jan 10, 2019
Ovechkin’s lightning quick shot beats Halak for 31st of the year

Ovechkin’s lightning quick shot beats Halak for 31st of the year

Watch as Alex Ovechkin scores his 31st of the year after a quick release beats Jaroslav Halak top corner. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
NESN.com Jan 10, 2019

Alex Ovechkin Sends Bruins’ Zdeno Chara Into Capitals Bench With Big Hit

BOSTON — Zdeno Chara is the tallest player in the NHL standing at 6’9″ (without skates), but that didn’t stop... Read More »
Sportsnet.ca Jan 10, 2019
Alex Ovechkin launches Zdeno Chara into Capitals’ bench

Alex Ovechkin launches Zdeno Chara into Capitals’ bench

Watch as Alex Ovechkin lines up Zdeno Chara perfectly and sends the massive Bruins’ defenseman into the Washington Capitals’ bench. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
NESN.com Jan 10, 2019

Bruins Face Tall Task In Trying To Slow Down Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin

The Boston Bruins will need to put forth their best effort in order to extend their win streak to six... Read More »
Sportsnet.ca Jan 4, 2019
Should Ovechkin really be penalized for skipping one All-Star game?

Should Ovechkin really be penalized for skipping one All-Star game?

HC at Noon goes deep into Great 8 debate, as to whether a player, like Alex Ovechkin, that has played as much hockey as he has over recent years, and already been to many All-Star games, should actually be penalized for skipping one? The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Ovechkin scores 30th goal but Blues rally past Capitals 5-2

Ovechkin scores 30th goal but Blues rally past Capitals 5-2

Alex Ovechkin scored his 30th goal of the season but the St. Louis Blues came back to beat the Washington Capitals 5-2 on Thursday night.
Sportsnet.ca Jan 3, 2019
Ovechkin becomes first player to score 30 goals this season

Ovechkin becomes first player to score 30 goals this season

Alex Ovechkin becomes the first player this season to record 30 goals as he snipes it past Jake Allen to tie the game for the Washington Capitals against the St. Louis Blues. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Toronto Sun Jan 2, 2019

Matthews understands both sides of Ovechkin’s all-star conundrum

Auston Matthews can’t blame Alex Ovechkin. At the same time, Matthews can see the other side of the all-star argument as well. Ovechkin, the superstar captain of the Washington Capitals, announced on Wednesday that he will skip the National Hockey League all-star game on Jan. 26 in San Jose despite being voted by fans as […]
The Hockey Writers Jan 2, 2019

NHL News & Notes: Canucks Trade, Ovechkin & More

In today’s News & Notes, the Vancouver Canucks and Ottawa Senators have made a trade, Alex Ovechkin has decided to forego attending the All-Star Game and Frederik Andersen is still out with an injury. Canucks and Senators Make a Trade The Canucks have traded goaltender Anders Nilsson and forward Darren Archibald to the Ottawa Senators […] The post NHL News & Notes: Canucks Trade, Ovechkin & More appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
CBC News Jan 2, 2019
Alex Ovechkin to skip all-star game, slapped with 1-game suspension

Alex Ovechkin to skip all-star game, slapped with 1-game suspension

Alex Ovechkin will skip the all-star Weekend in San Jose to get some extra rest and serve an automatic one-game suspension.
Last Word on Hockey Jan 2, 2019
Alex Ovechkin to Sit Out 2019 NHL All-Star Game

Alex Ovechkin to Sit Out 2019 NHL All-Star Game

The NHL will be without one of it's biggest and most enigmatic stars on All Star-Weekend. Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin is deciding to sit out the showcase event. Ovechkin has been named to the team 11 times in his 13-year career. Ovi was voted Metropolitan division captain by the fans. The Capitals currently sit first in their Division and third in the Eastern Conference with 51 points. https://twitter.com/VogsCaps/status/1080495476707913729 Alex Ovechkin to Sit Out 2019 NHL All-Star Game Ovechkin started 2018-19 on a blazing pace racking up 29 goals in his first 32 games....
Big Easy Mafia Jan 2, 2019

Alex Ovechkin to skip NHL All-Star Game, take 1-game suspension

WASHINGTON -- Alex Ovechkin will skip the All-Star Weekend in San Jose to get some extra rest and serve an automatic one-game suspension. The Washington ...

Ovechkin to skip All-Star Game, will be suspended 1 game

Alex Ovechkin has decided to skip the All-Star Weekend in San Jose to get some extra rest and will serve an automatic one-game suspension.

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