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Top 5 Best Alex Ovechkin Moments as a Capital

In honor of Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin breaking the franchise points record on Tuesday, here’s a list of his top five best moments in Ovi’s NHL career.

11/07/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 04:  Curtis Glencross #20 of the Calgary Flames and Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals shove each other during the third period of the Flames 4-3 overtime win at Verizon Center on November 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Flames Beat Capitals, Ovechkin 4-3 in OT

Instead of celebrating his stature as the leading scorer in Washington Capitals history, Alex Ovechkin was forced to talk about another deflating loss.

11/05/2014

Actress Julianne Hough and Brooks Laich. (Photo by Angela Weiss/Getty Images for Open Hearts Foundation)

Brooks Laich Often Confuses ‘Dinner’ and ‘Supper’ with Girlfriend Julianne Hough

Brooks Laich and girlfriend Julianne Hough have developed a system only they understand to avoid confusion between ‘dinner’ and ‘supper.’

10/30/2014

Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Red Wings Rally to Beat Capitals 4-2

Justin Abdelkader and the Detroit Red Wings came out with a sense of urgency in the third period against the Washington Capitals.

10/30/2014

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Bonino, Vrbata Lift Canucks Over Capitals 4-2

Vancouver Canucks defenseman Luca Sbisa shook off a game to forget and had a much better performance against the road-weary Washington Capitals.

10/27/2014

Joel Ward #42 of the Washington Capitals. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Ward Scores 2, Lifts Caps to 3-1 Win Over Flames

Joel Ward scored two goals — including the game-winner — to lead the Capitals to a 3-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Saturday night.

10/26/2014

Capitals goalie Braden Holtby. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Caps Suffer First Regulation Loss of Season to Oilers

Ben Scrivens covered up for his teammates’ late defensive lapses to help the Edmonton Oilers hand the Washington Capitals their first regulation loss of the season.

10/23/2014

Brooks Laich of the Washington Capitals. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Brooks Laich on Latest Injury: ‘I’m Sick and Tired of Missing Hockey Games’

Brooks Laich, who’s missed 70 games due to injury over the last two seasons, will have to miss three more after suffering a shoulder injury Saturday. “I’m sick and tired of missing hockey games.”

10/21/2014

Goalie Justin Peters #35 of the Washington Capitals. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Capitals Score 3 Goals in SO, Beat Panthers 2-1

Alex Ovechkin played his weakest game of the season, Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz said.

10/19/2014

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Listen to Danny Rouhier Debut His John Walton Impression to John Walton

It took three years, but radio host and comedian Danny Rouhier finally braved up and tried out his John Walton impression to John Walton.

10/17/2014

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Caps Introduce New Coach and GM

The Washington Capitals introduced their new coach.

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Red Rockers Stop By To Visit The Junks

The Capitals’ Red Rockers stopped by the studio to tempt the Junkies into Rockin’ The Red in June.

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