The Caps are just three points out of a playoff spot, but it wouldn’t take much to fall to 13th place.
Alex Ovechkin apologized for Russia’s hockey performance at the Olympics, a sentiment put in perspective by the encouraging news that his father was on the way home after heart surgery.
John Carlson spoke to the media Tuesday, for the first time since returning from Sochi and representing the U.S. in a losing effort to claim a medal in Olympic Hockey.
Alex Ovechkin will resume practice with the Washington Capitals on Tuesday after a disappointing Olympics and a health scare involving his father.
Washington Capitals center and Swedish Olympian Nicklas Backstrom failed a doping test in Sochi and didn’t play in the gold medal game against Canada Sunday, the Associated Press reports.
There’s nothing like nationalism to spark some good-natured trolling in the Capitals locker room prior to the Olympic Hockey matchup between USA and Canada.
Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin is remaining in Russia after his father underwent heart surgery.
For all of his talent and leadership, 28-year-old Alex Ovechkin just hasn’t come through.
Karl Alzner feels empathy for Caps teammate Alex Ovechkin being eliminated from the Olympics Games his country is hosting. He says he “can’t imagine the feeling of having to deal” with losing that game.
Russia surely let down its home crowd, in being eliminated from the Sochi Games with a 3-1 defeat to Finland on Wednesday, but as Craig Custance explains, the blame shouldn’t fall on Alex Ovechkin’s shoulders.
The Capitals’ Red Rockers stopped by the studio to tempt the Junkies into Rockin’ The Red in June.