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  1. Canada blanks Slovakia to stay perfect at hockey worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | CBC News

    ... celebrations from the players and fans. In Group A, Russia beat Switzerland 5-1 for its fourth straight win as Alex Ovechkin played his first world championship game since arriving from the NHL playoffs. Ovechkin assisted Evgeny Kuznetsov for ...

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  2. Andre Burakovsky to join Sweden for the world championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Washington Capitals forward Andre Burakovsky will join the Swedish national team at the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Russia, the Capitals announced Friday. The 21-year-old Swede is the fourth Capital officially announced to play in the World Championship, which take place May 6-22; forwards Alex Ovechkin and Evgeny Kuznetsov, as well as defenseman Dmitry Orlov , are expected to compete for Russia.

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  3. Evgeny Kuznetsov: a I know have to play better in this playoffsaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... In the last two games of the series, Capitals Coach Barry Trotz moved him up to the top line with wingers Alex Ovechkin and T.J. Oshie, as that line combination was potent earlier in the season. That didn't jolt Kuznetsov either, and while he didn't ...

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  4. Caps: Season a 'failure' after second-round exitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | ESPN

    Alex Ovechkin looked up at the clock on the scoreboard and knew exactly what he would've been doing if the Washington Capitals were preparing for a Game 7. Instead, he was left to address another early playoff exit that has become an unwelcome rite of spring. Ovechkin and the Capitals won the Presidents' Trophy with the most points in the NHL but lost in six games to the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second round.

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  5. Caps Head into Offseason Wondering What HappenedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... league record for wins and coach Barry Trotz's nomination for the Jack Adams Award as the NHL's best coach. Alex Ovechkin scored 50 goals for a seventh time and passed the 500-career goal mark in the process. The Caps also broke the franchise record ...

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  6. LOVERRO: With Stanley Cup window closing, Capitals must find desire to win itRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... for it next year, and then after that we're evaluating where we're at." Where will we be then? Year 12 of the Alex Ovechkin era and watching another window slowly shut as well, according to Capitals coach Barry Trotz . "Your shelf life in the ...

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  7. Playoff struggles, learning experience could help make Kuznetsov an...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | MSNBC

    ... forward, " wants to be one of the best guys in the game ." At the time, he was centering the top line with Alex Ovechkin and T.J. Oshie . "He had a really good season, you know, first time really through it where he was a prime guy. Did he run out ...

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  8. Capitals consider season a 'failure' after second-round exitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Alex Ovechkin looked up at the clock on the scoreboard and knew exactly what he would've been doing if the Washington Capitals were preparing for a Game 7. Instead, he was left to address another early playoff exit that has become an unwelcome rite of spring. Ovechkin and the Capitals won the Presidents' Trophy with the most points in the NHL but lost in six games to the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second round.

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  9. Capitals confront realities of second-round playoff exit with one final goodbyeRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... The deciding game in the best-of-seven series was scheduled for Thursday night - a thought that wasn't lost on Alex Ovechkin. When asked about leaving Washington for Russia, where he will join his home country's team in the ongoing IIHF World ...

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  10. Justin Williams ready to be 'Mr. Game 7' for Washington CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    ... on the way to the Cup, the Cobourg, Ont., native led the way to one of the more important victories in the Alex Ovechkin era for the Capitals. "You have to learn from experience," Williams said afterward. "We haven't really experienced true ...

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  11. Capitals get playoff payoff from a Mr. Game 7aRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... on the way to the Cup, the Cobourg, Ontario, native led the way to one of the more important victories in the Alex Ovechkin era for the Capitals. “You have to learn from experience,” Williams said afterward. “We haven't really ...

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  12. Even though theya re down 3-2, the Capitals dona t lack any confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... I never had any doubt." With their season on the line, the Capitals' best players led the way in Game 5 with Alex Ovechkin and T.J. Oshie each recording a goal and an assist and Braden Holtby making 30 saves. "We were pretty confident coming in," ...

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  13. Backstrom believes defense is key to getting hands on Stanley CupRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Washington center Nicklas Backstrom, top, celebrates with Alex Ovechkin and John Carlson after Ovechkin's first-period goal in Game 5 on Saturday night. Backstrom got an assist on the play.

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  14. Game 5 of Penguins - Capitals drew great ratings for NBCRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | MSNBC

    NBC Sports PR released some numbers regarding last night's must-win game for the Capitals, with some striking ratings for this latest showdown between Sidney Crosby , Alex Ovechkin , Evgeni Malkin , Nicklas Backstrom and more.

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  15. Chat with goalie coach pushes Holtby to big winRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | ESPN

    ... giving themselves life before the third period. "That's why he's the best goalie in the league," said captain Alex Ovechkin . "We knew it's out there and he's going to make a save and he's going to keep us in the game. It's kind of a situation when ...

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  16. Ovechkin's save when Caps needed him was even bigger than Holtby'sRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Sporting News

    Maybe all Alex Ovechkin did was delay the inevitable. Or, as his coach Barry Trotz hinted, Ovechkin saved the Capitals' season.

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  17. Fired Up: Playoff Update, Capitals Stay AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Matchsticks & Gasoline

    Brian Elliott made 12 third period saves to preserve the Blues' two goal lead before they sealed the deal with an empty netter. The Capitals staved off elimination on home ice with 30 saves from Braden Holtby while Alex Ovechkin picked up a goal and an assist.

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  18. Sunday Caps Clips: Stayin' AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Japers' Rink

    Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: A big win at home pushes the series to a Game 6 showdown in Pittsburgh. Recaps and other assorted musings on last night's win from us , Vogs , Monumental video , NHL.com , SI , Puck Daddy , ESPN , AP , Reuters , SovSport , WaPo , Frankovic , Peerless , Stars and Sticks , FiCP , RMNB , NoVa Caps , and from the Steel City, Post-Gazette , Tribune-Review Because the Caps have plenty of things they need to fix, but Alex Ovechkin isn't one of them.

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  19. Alex Ovechkin a force as Capitals beat Penguins to stay aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | USA Today

    Alex Ovechkin a force as Capitals beat Penguins to stay alive Alex Ovechkin did everything he could to keep the Washington Capitals' season alive. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1T4OnCY Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin scored a power play goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins in a 3-1 win in Game 5. WASHINGTON - Alex Ovechkin's teammates watched him turn his game up to a whole new level.

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  20. Ice Hockey: Ovechkin keeps Caps alive with big nightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Alex Ovechkin scored a power-play goal and assisted on another and Braden Holtby made 30 saves as the Washington Capitals beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-1 on Sunday in Game 5 to stay alive in the second-round series. Ovechkin was a force all over the ice with the Capitals on the brink of elimination and yet another early playoff exit.

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