Found August 01, 2013 on NY Rangers Blog:
"Eyes on the Enemy" will be a continuing bi-annual series on the NY Rangers Blog giving fans updates on the Rangers closest rivals. Part 3 of the offseason version of 'EotE' will focus on the Washington Capitals. All contract figures listed below courtesy of There's an argument to be made that the Rangers have been the Capitals' toughest rival since the dawn of the John Tortorella era in New York. In 4 of the 5 seasons Torts was behind the Ranger bench, the Capitals and the Rangers met in the postseason for 26 knock-down, drag-em-out games. Familiarity breeds contempt and the two clubs have plenty of it. The NHL was even kind enough to put the Capitals and the Rangers in the same division after re-alignment, so fans of both teams should get used to these two teams running into each other for many years to come. The Caps are on their third coach in 3 seasons following the firing of Bruce Boudreau in November 2011. Dale Hunter was br...

Caps' Alzner unveils tat that took two years

Washington Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner has been working on his first tattoo for about two years now and didn’t want it shown off to the public until he finally had it finished.  Alzner unveiled the tattoo through a series of tweets and had this to say about it prior to it being finished: Another Alzner note: he’s in the process of getting his first tattoo on his right arm...

Karl Alzner shows off his new ink

Capitals’ defenseman Karl Alzner went to Twitter to show off his new tattoo that has been two years in the process.  His ink pays homage to his hometown of Vancouver. It illustrates a nautical scene including an old sailing ship and a female leaned up against a vintage boat anchor. During the two years, Alzner was adamant that no pictures were to be taken until it was completely...
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