Archive for the ‘Alex Ovechkin’ Category

NHL suspends Ovechkin and Toews for missing All-Star game

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

Two of the NHL's biggest stars won't be participating in the league's all-star activities this weekend, and the NHL is not happy. Both Alex Ovechkin and Jonathan Toews will miss the all-star game due to injury and illness respectively, which should be legitimate excuses to not take the ice in a game ...

Once Again, Sidney Crosby Outdoes Ovechkin

Thursday, April 29th, 2010

First, let's start with a general premise: National Hockey League playoff series are often unpredictable and sometimes just flat out wild. That doesn't mean anybody thought the top-seeded Washington Capitals would choke away a 3-1 lead to the Montreal Canadiens in the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, culminating in a 2-1 loss in ...

The Rumors and Rants Stanley Cup Playoff Roundup

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Here we are, back again for the Stanley Cup roundup. The best is yet to come for those of us that live around the Chicago area and are ready to see what the Blackhawks are going to do. But seriously, there have been some great...GREAT...opening games in the conference quarterfinals. Odds are ...

This Might Be the Most Ridiculous Shootout Goal Ever

Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

This is perhaps the best shootout goal I've ever seen. It's so nasty I'd like to see Alex Ovechkin try it out the next time the Capitals are in a shootout. Seriously. I'm not even sure he could duplicate it. But that man actually doing it is a Swedish fella by the ...

Going 5-Hole: Watch Out for Those Boards, Ovechkin

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009

For the sake of having some hockey video (which is always awesome) we give you this week's best game: Washington at Boston last night, which the Bruins won, 3-2, in overtime. Here's what you need to know about this video and what not: - Gary Bettman and every Caps fan probably held ...