Originally written on Hockey Fan Land  |  Last updated 11/20/14
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The Washington Capitals are an impressive 8-1-1 in their last 10 games, and now  once again sit atop the NHL Southeast Division with 42 points. As usual,  the play of Alex Ovechkin has a lot to do with this recent surge towards a playoff spot for his club. Over the last 14 contests hockey fans have witnessed vintage Ovechkin, notching 16 goals and seven assists for a total of 23 points. To be honest, fantasy hockey owners are loving this player more this year than at any time over the past three seasons. On the year,Alex Ovechkin  now tied  with Steven Stamkos for the NHL lead with 25 goals in 38 games. To put that in perspective, he averaged 35 goals per season over the last two years. And those were full, 82-game schedules.Alex Ovechkin is back on top, and should be once again consider a premium fantasy hockey option.  So what has changed this time around?  "This year is much different," Ovi said after Sunday's victory over Tampa Bay. "It’s trust. I don’t have that last year. When...
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