Tag Archive: Alex Ovechkin

Jul 21

Alex Ovechkin and Maria Kirilenko End Engagement

At around 10:30am Eastern Standard Time, R-Sport posted an article in Russian that Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin and his fiancee Maria Kirilenko have ended their engagement. Alex Ovechkin and Maria Kirilenko first met at the US Open in 2011. The Capitals superstar was there for a preseason media gathering with a few other NHL stars …

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May 18

Ovechkin injured during IIHF tournament UPDATED

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin was injured in a game during the 2014 IIHF World Tournament.  After seeing the video it looked like a knee injury which is never good.  Luckily for the Capitals and Ovechkin the NHL is still in Playoff season, which means Ovechkin has plenty of time to recover. 

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Jun 17

Looking at Alex Ovechkin's MVP season

A little late to the party but Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin took home his third Hart Trophy.  Even though the Capitals lost the first series of the playoffs, mostly due to questionable officiating.  Lets take a look at Overchkin’s numbers. The Great Eight had 32 goals in only 48 games and ended the season …

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Apr 09

Alex Ovechkin back to his old self

The Washington Capitals are back to their winning ways and they would not be where they are without their Captain Alex Ovechkin.  Right now the Caps are third in the playoff seeding.  Ovechkin has been more than hot lately he has been on fire with five goals in the past two games. Many people wrote …

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Sep 21

Alex Ovechkin Begins Reunion With Dynamo Moscow With A Bang, Dynamo Moscow wins 7-2

Last night (That would be Thursday night with the 8 hour difference) in Luzhinki, Moscow, Russia, Alex Ovechkin returned to a place he used to call home. He started off his season right, picking up an assist to lead Dynamo Moscow to a 7-2 win over Dinamo Minsk. He started off slow, which is understandable …

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Aug 13

Alex Ovechkin in Toronto for NHL negotiations

Alex Ovechkin is in Toronto for the NHLPA negotiations. Ovechkin is with a group of players trying to get a new deal done with the NHLPA so they can avoid another NHL lockout. I think there will be more pressure on the NHL to get a deal done this time around. The NHL was hurt …

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Jan 16

Alex Ovechkin versus Mike Richards

Alex Overchkin’s first NHL fight, this happened in the preseason of 2006. Ovie lost this fight to Richards but it was a good showing from the then young prospect. Win: Richards

Dec 08

Alex Ovechkin Might Face Punishment After "Spearing" Chris Neil

Alex Ovechkin had two big moments last night. The first one was obviously his goal. If you haven’t seen it, I recommend watching it on NHL.com because it is an amazing goal. There was, however, a more negative highlight from Ovechkin last night that might warrant punishment from the league. Here is the play in …

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Nov 07

2011-2012 Washington Capitals Player Profile: Alex Ovechkin

When you think of the Washington Capitals, you think of one person: Alex Ovechkin. He is the Capitals’ captain, and for better or for worse, the team tends to mirror his intense all-out personality. Ovechkin was drafted by the Capitals with the first overall pick in 2004. He officially joined the Capitals in 2005, a …

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Nov 02

Capitals Come Back Against Ducks, Win 5-4 in OT

It wasn’t the prettiest game. The Capitals probably didn’t deserve to win the game. But the Capitals got a much-needed home win against the Anaheim Ducks 5-4 in overtime. The first period was quite possibly the worst period of hockey I’ve seen the Caps play this year. They were taking stupid shots on the offensive …

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