Ovechkin

WASHINGTON | ‘Back-to-back!’ Banner night for Ovechkin, Cup champ Caps

WASHINGTON — A Stanley Cup championship banner rose to the rafters at the home of the Washington Capitals for the first time, and everyone in attendance Wednesday night got to relive the sheer excitement of it all. Alex Ovechkin and the other players, who craned their necks to see the video montages of last season … Continue reading WASHINGTON | ‘Back-to-back!’ Banner night for Ovechkin, Cup champ Caps

TAMPA, Fla.  | Ovechkin, Capitals headed to Stanley Cup Final vs. Vegas

TAMPA, Fla.  — Alex Ovechkin is thrilled, though hardly satisfied. The Washington Capitals star is headed to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in his 13-year career, eager to put more distance between the Eastern Conference champions and a lingering perception of Ovechkin and the Caps as playoff underachievers. “Finally we get what … Continue reading TAMPA, Fla.  | Ovechkin, Capitals headed to Stanley Cup Final vs. Vegas