Alex Ovechkin

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Brayton Wilson
December 17, 2018 - 12:20 pm
For the third time in his career, Buffalo Sabres captain Jack Eichel has been named as one of the National Hockey League's "Three Stars" of the week. On Monday, the NHL announced Eichel as the league's "Third Star" of the week ending on December 16. In four games played, Eichel scored five goals...
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December 15, 2018 - 7:08 pm
A two-goal night from Jack Eichel and a three-point night from Rasmus Dahlin were not enough to help lift the Buffalo Sabres over the Washington Capitals on Saturday night. Despite the loss, Buffalo did gain a point in a 4-3 shootout loss to the defending Stanley Cup champions at Capital One Arena...
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Bulldog
June 08, 2018 - 7:18 am
Let’s just get this out of the way right up front. I love Alex Ovechkin. Always have. I’ve loved Ovechkin since the first time I saw him play with the Washington Capitals. The shot, the speed, the aggressiveness, and above all else, the exuberance. Ovechkin always looked, to me, like what the...
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Brayton Wilson
June 07, 2018 - 11:34 pm
Washington sports fans have been waiting for a championship since the Redskins last won the Super Bowl in the 1991 season. For Washington Capitals fans, they have been waiting for 44 years to get the chance to hoist the Stanley Cup for the first time in the team's history. That wait is finally over...
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June 03, 2018 - 11:13 am
Mike Jafari reporting @mjafariWGR For the first time in franchise history, the Washington Capitals have won a Stanley Cup Final game on home ice, and take a 2-1 series lead after a 3-1 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Saturday night at Capital One Arena. The last time Washington played in...
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Brayton Wilson
May 31, 2018 - 6:13 am
It was a dramatic finish, courtesy of goalie Braden Holtby, but the Washington Capitals come out of Vegas with a 3-2 win over the Golden Knights in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final. For Washington, it was the franchise's first ever win in the Stanley Cup Final. The Capitals last made the Stanley Cup...
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May 24, 2018 - 9:27 am
The drought is finally over in the nation’s capital as the Washington Capitals are heading to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in 20 years. Washington grabbed another road win in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, grabbing a 4-0 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference...
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May 23, 2018 - 4:58 pm
Joe DiBiase reporting @DiBiaseWGR After 13 seasons, 1,003 regular season games, over 600 goals, over 100 playoff games, and countless failures in the playoffs, Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals are one win away from reaching the Stanley Cup Final against the Vegas Golden Knights. The...
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Paul Hamilton
April 26, 2018 - 1:14 pm
(WGR 550) - Round 2 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs begins Thursday with two series getting underway. San Jose heads to Vegas after the Golden Knights swept Los Angeles and the Sharks beat Anaheim in four straight. Vegas are the fifth-seeded team in the NHL while the Sharks came in 11th. Vegas were 3-0...
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Paul Hamilton
February 24, 2018 - 9:10 pm
Washington, DC (WGR 550) - The Sabres have started their time without Evander Kane. Kane was pulled out of Saturday’s lineup in Washington and will likely be traded before 3 p.m. on Monday. Kane will finish up with 196 games in Buffalo scoring 68 goals and 50 assists for 118 points. That’s an...
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