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CSN Washington Jun 17, 2017

Alex Ovechkin meets soccer great Pele at FIFA event

Hockey great meets soccer legend - Alex Ovechkin posted this photo with retired professional soccer player Edson Arantes do Nascimento, better known as Pele.
Japers' Rink Jun 13, 2017
2016-17 Rink Wrap: Alex Ovechkin

2016-17 Rink Wrap: Alex Ovechkin

From Alzner to Winnik, we're taking a look at and grading the 2016-17 season for every player who laced 'em up for the Caps for a significant number of games during the campaign, with an eye towards 2017-18. Next up, Alex Ovechkin. Japers' Rink Player Card (click for a hi-res version; data via NHL.com, Corsica.hockey and Cap Friendly): Ovechkin's Season, Game-by-Game (via HockeyViz, explained here): Ovechkin and His Linemates (chart by @muneebalamcu): Ovechkin's 5v5 Teammates and Competition (via HockeyViz, explained here): ...
CSN Washington Jun 8, 2017

Alex Ovechkin goes to the dark side, dresses as Darth Vader for charity

Darth Ovi? Alex Ovechkin has gone to the Dark Side. No, he has not been traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins, he dressed up as Darth
FOX Sports Jun 8, 2017
Why Capitals F Alex Ovechkin Won't Go To Vegas

Why Capitals F Alex Ovechkin Won't Go To Vegas

Alex Ovechkin: Weve heard rumors this week regarding Ovi being in the trade talk spectrum, are these legit rumors? Possibly, but one of the three teams have no shot at getting Ovechkin.Alex Ovechkin: Alright time to nip this Alexander Ovechkin to Vegas rumor in the butt. If you have not hear...
FOX Sports Jun 8, 2017
Calgary Flames Make Bid in Alex Ovechkin Trade Breeze

Calgary Flames Make Bid in Alex Ovechkin Trade Breeze

NHL Fans, Especially Washington Capitals Fans, Would All Probably Laugh Off the Rumor of Trading Washingtons Star, Alexander Ovechkin, But the Laughable Idea Might Have Some Ground. Rumors Say That the Calgary Flames Are the First Team to Make a Bid For Ovi.Alex Ovechkin is known, by everyon...
Defending Big D Jun 7, 2017
Alex Ovechkin to Dallas Speculation is Fun

Alex Ovechkin to Dallas Speculation is Fun

What to do when your heart says “Ovie” but your head says “fiscal prudence and sound roster-building strategy” Were it not for the names involved, the entire incident would likely have been a weird non-story. Instead, ESPN’s Chuck Gormley decided to include the Dallas Stars in his review of potential trade partners should the Washington Capitals decide to deal face-of-the-franchise Alex Ovechkin (random gripe: Jamie Benn is a left winger, Chuck). Gormley suggested Dallas’ extra first rounder, ample cap-space, and position in the rebuild / win now life cycle were possible...
CSN Washington Jun 3, 2017

George McPhee on trading for Alex Ovechkin: 'That's not going to happen'

With Alex Ovechkin set to turn 32 in September, another early playoff exit has led some to wonder if it is time for
ESPN Jun 2, 2017

Possible suitors for Alex Ovechkin

Possible suitors for Alex Ovechkin
Japers' Rink Jun 1, 2017
JRR Episode 53: Playing Styles and Roster Composition

JRR Episode 53: Playing Styles and Roster Composition

Ryan Stimson of Hockey Graphs discusses playing styles and how the Capitals might’ve matched up poorly against the Penguins Ryan Stimson joins Adam Stringham to discuss: the Capitals second round exit, whether they should move Alex Ovechkin, whether Andre Burakovsky can handle top six minutes, the role intangibles play into the Capitals failings and more! Check out Ryan’s latest piece on how his work can be used to improve team tactics! As always, thanks for listening - we truly appreciate your continued support. We’re reachable on Twitter (Adam, J.P., Stephen, JRR) so let us know...
CSN Washington May 30, 2017

After down year, Brian MacLellan wants to see adjustments in Alex Ovechkin's game

The Capitals want Alex Ovechkin to make adjustments to his game and the way he prepares in the offseason following a dip in offensive production

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