[FOXSports.com] - Washington scrambled for a 3-2 overtime victory over the New York Islanders, scoring two goals in the final 3:29 of regulation before Alexander Ovechkin scored 1:35 into the extra period. "It was a huge victory for us," Ovechkin said after netting his
[Bleacher Report] - Alexander Ovechkin ties the game for the Washington Capitals against the New Jersey Devils by scoring just before the third period buzzer sounded. I'm really not a fan of the excessive celebrating though. The goal didn't win the game.
[Bleacher Report] - Alexander Ovechkin has the advantage of being one point ahead of the Jets with two games in hand and arguably a more favourable schedule down the stretch. Even though Ovechkin has had a mediocre season, he could have a strong finish.
[Bleacher Report] - He has also trash talked Crosby in the past, mostly doing so while backing up Alexander Ovechkin, who he counts among his friends off the ice. He was even brave enough to say Crosby has "a long way to go" before he could be as good as Ovechkin.
[RDS] - Le directeur général des Capitals George McPhee a confié à ESPN qu'Alexander Ovechkin a joué quelques matchs alors qu'il faisait osciller la balance à 242 livres. À ce poids, Ovechkin occupait le 15e rang des joueurs les plus lourds de la LNH
[hockeyfans.at] - Washington kam in der Schlussphase noch zum Ausgleich und schickte dieses Spiel in die Verlängerung, wo dann der in dieser Saison so enttäuschende Alexander Ovechkin den Siegtreffer zum 3:2 machte. Für die Capitals war es der dritte Sieg in Folge
[National Post] - Related Read our full NHL playoff predictor series Leafs become an exercise in excuses Washington's improbable 3-2 victory over the Islanders — Troy Brouwer scored with 3:29 and seconds left to tie it and Alexander Ovechkin scored an Ovechkin
[Eishockey Info] - Nach 1:35 Minuten in der Verlängerung traf Alexander Ovechkin vor Zuschauern zum 3:2-Sieg der Capitals, die nun wieder auf dem achten Rang im Osten liegen. Einen 5:3-Erfolg verbuchten die Florida Panthers beim Gastspiel bei den Toronto Maple
[TCPalm] - After Alexander Ovechkin tied the game at 1-1 early in the third period, Semin sent a shot from outside the top of the right faceoff circle. The puck clipped the stick of Florida's Sean Bergenheim and sailed over the right shoulder of goalie Jose
[Rant Sports] - by Steve Palumbo Alexander Ovechkin is one of the most – if not THE most – feared scoring threats in the entire NHL. But he and the Washington Capitals have struggled for most of this season leading some to wonder – what the heck happened?
[Global Voices Online] - All posts · Learn more Alexander Ovechkin is a Russian-born NHL hockey player who is surrounded by controversy due to his aggressive style of play, but who remains in the public spotlight because of his talent and pure sensationalism. At the age of 26
[Rant Sports] - The last time these two teams net a week and a half ago, the Capitals were missing NHL superstar Alexander Ovechkin (suspension) but got an offensive charge from Mattieu Perreault in a Caps 5-3 win. The Bruins looked like they had something to prove
[Toronto Sun] - By Lance Hornby ,Toronto Sun What's up with Alexander Ovechkin? Not much this season as both he and his Washington Capitals continue to struggle. (GETTY IMAGES) The Washington Capitals were supposed to contend for the Stanley Cup, not be fighting for
[Rant Sports] - While its obvious spelling is not a prerequisite for playing hockey (as evidenced by Alexander Ovechkin's regular butchering of the English language via Twitter), Comrie should have hit the spell check button before sending out a tweet with a word that
[24 Hours Vancouver] - Winger Alexander Ovechkin, who was limping after a 5-0 loss Monday in Raleigh, was on the ice for eight minutes at Scotiabank Place, left the ice for treatment and told reporters he wasn't sure if he's going to be able to play.
[Canoë] - WASHINGTON – Alexander Ovechkin a trompé la vigilance d'Evgeni Nabokov lors de la période de prolongation et les Capitals de Washington ont vaincu les Islanders de New York par la marque de 3-2, mardi. Il s'agit d'un troisième gain consécutif pour les
[Silver Seven] - by Peter Raaymakers on Feb 22, :00 PM EST in Open threads Tonight, the Senators take on the Capitals, but there could be one notable exception from the Washington lineup: Alexander Ovechkin left practice early on Wednesday afternoon
[Defending Big D] - As far as the chances of taking advantage of this provision to employ Alexander Ovechkin in Dallas, I think that's as big of a long shot as you can imagine. While he is certainly not putting up the production the Washington Capitals have expected from
[NESN.com] - Alexander Ovechkin received a three-game ban for this hit on Pittsburgh's Zbynek Michalek. Shanahan offered a detailed explanation for the discipline in which he explained the hit as charging because of the fact that Ovechkin left his feet to deliver
[The Voice of Russia] - Legendary goalkeeper, President of the Ice Hockey Federation of Russia Vladislav Tretyak and NHL forward Alexander Ovechkin have held a charity auction in Canadian Montreal. Personal belongings of Russian-born world ice hockey stars came under the
[Washington Post (blog)] - Do you take Alexander Ovechkin, who's won two Hart Trophies, two Richard Trophies, an Art Ross Trophy, three Ted Lindsay/Lester Pearson Awards (all as a Capital), as well as gold medals at both the World Championships and World Junior Championships
[The Rat Trick] - While the Capitals will once again be without Nicklas Backstrom, they will have someone back in their lineup that did not play last times these teams met: Alexander Ovechkin. The Washington captain was serving the final game of a three game suspension
[SenShot] - Ovie, Caps Vault Back to 3rd – The seesaw battle in the Southeast Division saw another lead change, as Alexander Ovechkin scored a pair to lead the Washington Capitals to a 4-0 win over the Florida Panthers. With the win, the teams swap spots
[Washington Post] - And then there is the never-ending question in Caps-world: will the real Alexander Ovechkin show up anytime soon? Ovechkin has played better in recent weeks but remains on pace to score fewer than 35 goals and 70 points. In fact, the phrase
[The Massachusetts Daily Collegian] - Alexander Ovechkin was borderline giddy to spend this years' All-Star break on a beach in Florida, not a rink in Ontario. The NFL's Pro Bowl is even worse. It plays out like a glorified game of two-hand touch while the NBA's All-Star game is lazily
[MLive.com] - There is no denying fighting is a popular aspect to the game, but people also love to be dazzled by the stick-handling and goal-scoring wizardry of players such as Pavel Datsyuk and Alexander Ovechkin. Clearly there are a lot of different ways to reach
[WBAL Radio] - He and his wife named their horse proudly for Washington Capitals superstar Alexander Ovechkin. Mr. Heft says Ovechkin is one of the greatest ice hockey players he has ever seen. After the great that Ovie's namesake enjoyed, I would bet Sylvia and
[Calgary Sun] - Teemu Selanne (76) and Alexander Ovechkin (52) would later join it, but it's not a very common occurrence. It's not like Nieuwendyk ever bothered to slow down after his Calder Trophy season, either. He proved it was no fluke the next year
[The Rat Trick] - The thought of seeing Daniel Alfredsson of the Ottawa Senators more often than Sidney Crosby or Alexander Ovechkin is mind blowing. Thankfully, the NHL Players Association did not approve this realignment, and Panther fans can now take a deep breath.