Found August 24, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
via Capitals Insider, Capitals netminder Michal Neuvirth has attempted to clarify some comments he made about his teammates that were reported on a Czech Web site,, earlier this week. In that interview, Neuvirth was quoted calling Braden Holtby his “weakest competition” and saying Alex Ovechkin “isn’t what he used to be.” In a subsequent interview conducted by Mike Vogel at Kettler Iceplex, Neuvirth said “there was some misunderstanding” and that the Czech Web site “change my meaning a lot. . . . I was talking about the boys in a good way.” Neuvirth discusses the “misunderstanding” at the 1:33 mark of this video…

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