Capitals Captain Alex Ovechkin signed a six year exclusive deal with Bauer for his on-ice equipment. In addition to signing with Bauer, Bauer and Ovechkin will donate 108 sets of hockey equipment each to Kettler Capitals Iceplex, Potomac Valley Amateur Hockey Association and the Dynamo Hockey School in Moscow.
Listen to or watch the Bauer/Ovechkin Press Conference with Capitals play by play man John Walton, Bauer President and CEO Kevin Davis, Alex Ovechkin and John Coleman President of the Potomac Valley Amateur Hockey Association below.
Bauer/Ovechkin Press Conference
Also check out what Alex Ovechkin & Capitals Owner Ted Leonsis had to say following the press conference about the partnership with Bauer, the offseason, the new additions, Ovechkin’s weight and workout routine, Ovechkin as a Captain and much more.
Alex Ovechkin Press Conference
Ted Leonsis Press Conference
Capitals rookie camp starts September 11th and training camp starts September 17th. All practices are open to the public and take place at Kettler Capitals Iceplex.