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  1. Second to None: What Happened to the Capitals' Other Scoring Line?Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Japers' Rink

    Conventional wisdom holds that if you can stop Alex Ovechkin , you can stop the Washington Capitals . And there's obviously a good bit of truth to that - more than two-thirds of his career points have come in Caps wins, despite a close 360-349 split between victories and defeats over his career game log.

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  2. The totally surprising shootout goal of Brooks OrpikRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The visitors' bench erupted en masse , because how could it not? Tom Wilson picked up Joel Ward and hugged him, both of their helmets flipped backward in rally-cap fashion. Alex Ovechkin raised both arms into the air and kept them there.

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  3. Russian recession may cut KHL salaries by halfRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    ... scenario. This should also put to bed, at least for now, the notion that current Russian stars in the NHL like Alex Ovechkin or Evgeni Malkin will be headed home anytime soon. This is a situation the NHL has to be watching with great interest. I ...

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  4. Toward Uncharted WatersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... took so long that five Caps players took the first shootout attempts of their careers, and two players -- Alex Ovechkin and Niklas Backstrom -- each shot twice. "We were on the plane coming back from Detroit and we thought there was a mistake," ...

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  5. Panthers Outlast Capitals In Longest NHL Shootout [VIDEO]Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... MacKenzie beat Holtby on the glove side. The Capitals tied it on Brouwer's power-play goal in the second. Alex Ovechkin passed from the left circle across to Brouwer in the slot. His wrist shot beat Luongo on the glove side at 14:35 for his ninth ...

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  6. Watch: The longest shootout in NHL history, 20 rounds between the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | MassLive.com

    ... Holtby and the Panthers' Roberto Luongo holding down both ends in goal. In the 20th round, Luongo stymied Alex Ovechkin on one end while Nick Bjugstad hit the game winner on the other end to finish it. The shootout broke the previous record of 15 ...

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  7. Panthers outlast Capitals in longest NHL shootoutRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Times Observer

    ... MacKenzie beat Holtby on the glove side. The Capitals tied it on Brouwer's power-play goal in the second. Alex Ovechkin passed from the left circle across to Brouwer in the slot. His wrist shot beat Luongo on the glove side at 14:35 for his ninth ...

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  8. Capitalsa power play showing signs of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... hooking, failed to engender as much. The top unit botched three straight entries and, though forward Alex Ovechkin blasted two one-timers from his favorite spot into the pads of goaltender Roberto Luongo, Washington struggled to sustain the long ...

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  9. Panthers And Capitals Need 20 Rounds: The NHL Shootout ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Too Many Men On The Site

    ... roster, they were allowed to go back to shooters that had already taken an attempt and Nicklas Backstrom , Alex Ovechkin , Jussi Jokinen and Bjugstad all went twice for their respective teams. [ CBS Sports ] After watching some of the highlights and ...

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  10. Florida Panthers Beat Washington in the Longest Shootout in the NHL HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... it out with neither team giving an edge. At just over seventeen minutes, Luongo was able to block the Caps' Alex Ovechkin's shot attempt, leaving Bjugstad to try and be the hero and seal the victory: Afterwards, Panthers fans marched out of the BB&T ...

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  11. Panthers outlast Capitals in 20-round shootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... MacKenzie beat Holtby on the glove side. The Capitals tied it on Brouwer's power-play goal in the second. Alex Ovechkin passed from the left circle across to Brouwer in the slot. His wrist shot beat Luongo on the glove side at 14:35 for his ninth ...

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  12. Chefs and Nutritionists See Strong Possibilities in California Dried Plums as the Next KaleRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... give it a sweet and sour taste. Russian restaurant Mari Vanna, known as the Washington Capitals' hockey player Alex Ovechkin's favorite hot spot, offers a beet salad with walnuts and dried plums. "The main reason I love California dried plums is ...

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  13. Epix Road to the Winter Classic Episode 1: Hitting the RoadRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Japers' Rink

    ... about poor puck management) before hitting the ice for practice. And it's here that the first mention of the Alex Ovechkin-Barry Trotz dynamic is made, with Trotz mentioning just how many times he was asked about his new superstar - although one ...

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  14. Before history-making shootout, Capitals and Panthers had typically tight battleRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... to injure his right leg but never missed a shift. With just three shots in the third period - and none until Alex Ovechkin fired one around nine minutes in - Washington hardly threatened Luongo, and both sides only mustered two attempts in overtime, ...

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  15. The best parts of the Epix 'Road To The Winter Classic' premierRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sporting News

    ... last 24/7 installment. There's not a lot of new ground to tread at this point - we heard the same stuff about Alex Ovechkin a few years ago, for example - but still, it looks nice and isn't a waste of time. If you liked 24/7, you'll like this. If ...

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  16. Capitals anticipate first episode of all-access Winter Classic showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... the cameras arrived in New Jersey, they have won three of four, including two against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Alex Ovechkin spent a heartwarming game day with 8-year-old Lauren Santora , who has Type 1 diabetes, for the Kids Wish Network. Coach ...

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  17. Caps visit Panthers aiming to extend road runRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sports Network

    ... thing is that we got two points. That is what we needed." Braden Holtby stopped 26 shots for the win, while Alex Ovechkin and Tom Wilson each supplied two assists for the Capitals. Washington is holding onto the Metropolitan Division's third ...

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  18. With Green healthy, Caps hope a mojoa returns to power playRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    From left, John Carlson, Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and defenseman Brooks Orpik celebrate Ovechkin's goal against Colorado last month in Denver. Last season, forward Alex Ovechkin logged 60 percent of his power play ice time with defenseman John Carlson and 38.7 percent with defenseman Mike Green, according to Behind The Net , with little room for anyone else.

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  19. Panthers Return Home To Face Red Hot CapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS Local

    ... score in the shootout and has a goal in two straight at Sunrise with eight assists over the last four there. Alex Ovechkin, who also scored in the shootout Oct. 18, has six goals and four assists in his last five road games in the series. Washington ...

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  20. Behind the scenes on Road to the Winter ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    ... in an otherwise empty hockey arena, is discussing the progress of his team's most recognizable star - forward Alex Ovechkin - and so animatedly sings the veteran's praises that Mitchell and his crew struggle to find "room tone," the arena's ...

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