Tag Archive: 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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Oct 30

Caps Listless In 7-4 Loss To Canucks

After starting a franchise best 7-0, the Washington Capitals lost their 2nd game in a row last night on their short 2-game road trip to the Great North. Losing 2-1 to a good, young, fast Edmonton squad was excruciating enough, but last night was, to put it bluntly, a pathetic display. There were mistakes made …

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Oct 21

New Additions Pay Off As Caps Rout Flyers 5-2

What a great start it has been to the 2011-12. The Caps came into Philly #1 inĀ  ESPN’s power rankings, brimming with confidence, and off to their best start ever at 5-0-0. After a workman-like dismantling of Florida on Tuesday, tonight’s game vs the Flyers was being deemed as a true early season test for …

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Oct 14

Threes Are Wild As Caps Beat Pens 3-2 In Overtime

In a battle of unbeatens, the Washington Capitals took down the Pittsburgh Penguins last night. It was the Caps’ third win in this young season, and their third OT victory at that. These guys just don’t seem to want to win in regulation, but whatever it takes, just keep ’em coming. It was a great …

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Oct 06

An Introduction: Will The 2011-12 Caps Season Finally Be "The Year"?

As the temperature drops and the leaves change, fall is in the air. With that comes the return of the beautiful game. No, not soccer, the other one: ice hockey. Tonight the puck is dropped on the 2011-12 season, and Washington Capitals fans all over the Baltimore/D.C./Northern Virginia area (and some of us way out …

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