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Fantasy Update

Sep 20, 2014
Rotoworld
Alex Ovechkin is being moved back to the left wing this season.
Washington Post 2 hours ago

DC Sports Bog: Alex Ovechkin wears baseball pants, shows off ridiculous stance at Winter Classic jersey unveiling

The Washington Capitals unveiled their Winter Classic jerseys at Nationals Park today and Alex Ovechkin dressed for the occasion. Sure, the Capitals star showed off Washington’s white-striped red sweaters, but his pants and sandals were equally special. Read full article >>
Rotoworld Sep 20, 2014

Alex Ovechkin moving back to left wing - Alex Ovechkin (W) Washington Capitals

Alex Ovechkin is being moved back to the left wing this season.
CSN Washington Sep 20, 2014

What will Barry Trotz do for Alex Ovechkin?

Barry Trotz explains why he will move Alex Ovechkin from right wing to left wing.
Washington Post Sep 19, 2014

Caps Insider: Trotz: Alex Ovechkin moving back to LW because ‘he’s way more dangerous’ there

Alex Ovechkin smiled, because by now the question had become commonplace, and he knew how to deadpan the answer. Entering another season under another new coach, what has Barry Trotz asked of the Capitals star? Read full article >>

Trotz: Alex Ovechkin moving back to LW because ‘he’s way more dangerous’ there

Alex Ovechkin smiled, because by now the question had become commonplace, and he knew how to deadpan the answer. Entering another season under another new coach, what has Barry Trotz asked of the Capitals star? “He wants me to play hockey,” Ovechkin said. He paused for effect, then continued, more sincere now. “That’s the most […]
Japers' Rink Sep 19, 2014
Japers' Rink Mailbag: Ovechkin or Green, Roster Questions, and Laich's Health

Japers' Rink Mailbag: Ovechkin or Green, Roster Questions, and Laich's Health

A pair of Young Guns face off, portside or starboard for the captain, are the kids alright, Winter Classic ticket prices, Brooks Laich's health and more in this week's edition of "you ask, we answer." Yet another big 'Bag, so let's hit it: @JapersRink Is the success (or resurgence) of Mike Green as critical to '14-15 success as Ovechkin scoring 40 goals? — 430 leaf prince (@alrightalright) September 17, 2014 A productive Alex Ovechkin is more important to the team's fortunes than a bounce-back year from Mike Green (and the extent to which he has something from which to bounce back is...
CSN Washington Sep 19, 2014

Where will Alex Ovechkin play under new Caps' coaching staff?

Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin is being listed as a left wing for the start of Barry Trotz' first training camp.
CSN Washington Sep 12, 2014

Oveckin giving back to the kids (VIDEO)

Alex Ovechkin shares what it feels like to give back to the kids.
CSN Washington Sep 12, 2014

Ovechkin still making kids smile

Spending an hour with Alex Ovechkin will last a lifetime for kids like Thomas Grattan.
Japers' Rink Sep 12, 2014

The Noon Countdown: Alex Ovechkin's Even Strength

Counting down the days until the 2014-15 season with a look at the captain's prolific scoring touch at even strength 27 - Number of days remaining until the Caps open the 2014-15 season. But it's also... ...the number of goals scored at even strength by Alex Ovechkin in 2013-14, over half of his total for the season. Only Max Pacioretty and Jamie Benn (both 28), Phil Kessel (29) and Corey Perry (35) had more even-strength tallies than Ovechkin, and only 38 players in the NHL had as many or more goals total. It also accounted for the second-lowest percentage of total goals he's scored in...
Washington Post Sep 11, 2014

Caps Insider: Capitals Coach Barry Trotz ‘leaning’ toward starting Alex Ovechkin at left wing

When the Washington Capitals open training camp next Friday, Coach Barry Trotz envisions forward Alex Ovechkin starting at left wing. Then, at some point, Ovechkin will play right wing too. “There’s no question,” Trotz said Thursday, after the first afternoon session of rookie camp. “I want him to develop to play both sides. He did. We’re going to go into camp, I’m going to say I’d be leaning more to left than right.” Read full article >>

Capitals Coach Barry Trotz ‘leaning’ toward starting Alex Ovechkin at left wing

When the Washington Capitals open training camp next Friday, Coach Barry Trotz envisions forward Alex Ovechkin starting at left wing. Then, at some point, Ovechkin will play right wing too. “There’s no question,” Trotz said Thursday, after the first afternoon session of rookie camp. “I want him to develop to play both sides. He did. […]
CSN Washington Sep 11, 2014

Barry Trotz plans to move Ovechkin. Where will he line up?

Barry Trotz has big plans for Alex Ovechkin this season, which means he could be all over the ice.
Washington Post Sep 11, 2014

Caps Insider: Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin: Offseason changes a ‘wake-up call’

Alex Ovechkin returned to town on Wednesday, and by Thursday the autograph-seekers arrived at Kettler Iceplex. Herds of special-needs children, hosted by the Capitals captain, participated in an early afternoon skate. They posed for a massive group picture and chanted “Ovi, Ovi,” and when Ovechkin dropped the puck for a light scrimmage, he launched it high toward the ceiling, like confetti. Read full article >>

Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin: Offseason changes a ‘wake-up call’

Alex Ovechkin returned to town on Wednesday, and by Thursday the autograph-seekers arrived at Kettler Iceplex. Herds of special-needs children, hosted by the Capitals captain, participated in an early afternoon skate. They posed for a massive group picture and chanted “Ovi, Ovi,” and when Ovechkin dropped the puck for a light scrimmage, he launched it […]

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